Brewed by San Miguel
Style: Imperial Pils/Strong Pale Lager
Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines


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RATINGS: 356   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.88   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
Experience that distinctive full-flavoured taste and extra satisfying strength of a world class premium beer.

ABV varies - 6.46%-8%

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
beastmaster (367) - Florida, USA - SEP 8, 2013
Pour is light lagerish gold. Thin white head. How is this a 7% abv? It tastes like water. Aroma has more flavors than the taste. Aroma apple, grain, corn, and malt.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
omikr0n (805) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 3, 2015
Bottle from Mišo. Thanks! Pours very light yellow with barely any head. Aroma is malt, wort. Taste is very faint with malt, wort, corn. Just a hint of alcohol. Surprisingly watery given the alcohol content. Metalic aftertaste. I’ve had worse.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (7703) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 30, 2015
Can - Phenolic booze and cereal as it leaves the can. Clear gold with a frothy white head. Cereal, apple and light boozy notes. A typical hot country crappy strong beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ordybill (665) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - JUL 27, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass at the World of Beer in Columbia, SC. This is the classic beer of the Philippines that sailors and Marines lived off of in the old days while in Olongapo. Unfortunately it doesn’t compare to other beers but in the tropical setting of the PI it is awesome. But, it is rather average but it did take me down memory lane for a bit.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Garrold (2613) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle share round at Richy’s. Clear, pale gold. Film of white head. Notes read, "Sugary. Paper. Thin. Slick. Grim". I’ll leave it at that...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
SarkyNorthener (3032) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2015
2nd annual Midlands tasting group. Bottle shared thanks to S_hartshorne, cheers for the Philipino tick, Shane. Pale golden beer with small head. Aroma of sweetcorn and pale malts. Taste is sweetcorn, some pale malts and cereal grain. Drinkable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
s_hartshorne (2295) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Bottle midlands tasting group. Golden thin head. Aroma is pale malts taste same light hops. Bit thin not great

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
RichTheVillan (4499) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Bottle during 2nd Annual Midlands tasting group; clear yellow pour with a white head, aroma has wet cardboard and skunk, taste has honey, skunk and wet carpet.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
colui72 (261) - HONG KONG - JUN 23, 2015
Pale golden, lot of corn and rice taste rather than more " classic" malts. A strong beer but flavousr are elsewhere. Mediocre.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TattooJack (280) - Illinois, USA - JUN 4, 2015
From the bottle of a six pack, pours like a regular American beer maybe say an Old Style with some extra character. I was impressed by the 8% alcohol and that I didn’t have a headache in the morning. If I ever take a trip to the Philippines this will be the beer I’ll drink, wouldn’t mind finding a shirt with the logo on it either.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
arsol (780) - NORWAY - MAY 23, 2015
Lys gul farge med hvitt luftig skum som raskt forsvinner. Lukter vått korn og noe alkohol.medium karbonert. Tynn og lettdrikkelig. Noe krydder i avslutningen.

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