RateBeer
overall
7
58
style
Brewed by Desnoes and Geddes (Diageo PLC)
Style: Pale Lager
Kingston, Jamaica

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2175   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.17   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
First brewed in 1938.
It is a light alcohol drink with not too strong bitterness but rather soft taste; therefore, it’s easy to drink it up.
Brewed for the UK market by Charles Wells since 1976.
Brewed for US market at City Brewery’s Latrobe plant since 2012.


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
fonefan (35088) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 22, 2006
Bottle. Clear light golden in color with a huge but fast dissapearing head. Malty and very fruity. Sweet and very slightly hoppy. Very fruity and sweet tast

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
yespr (31235) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2007
33 cL bottle. Pours yellow with a quickly disappearing crispy white head. Sweet malty hay aroma. Sweet corn flavour. Soft mouthfeel. Mild bitter finish with persisting corn flavour.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ungstrup (29369) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 24, 2003
A yellow beer with no head. Slightly sour aroma - probably from the corn used for the brewing but also slightly malty. The flavor is dominated by the corn sourness combined with a slight sweetness and a slight bitterness. There is absolutely no aftertaste. One of the most boring beers I've ever had.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2005
UPDATED: MAR 1, 2006 (Bottle 33 cl) Jamaican version. Pilsener golden with a creamy head. Malty nose. Medium body with notes of malt and brewing cereal. Some vague hops in the finish. Standard, bland lager but not really offensive. 010306

(Bottle 33 cl) British version brewed by Charles Wells in Bedford.
Neatly pilsener golden with a small head. No real aroma, no real flavour either apart from a sticky, chicken fodderish sweetness. No hops. "One of the world’s great beers" the label claims, yeah right.... 4/2/3/2/7=1.8 200801

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
joergen (20861) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2005
Bottled. Yellow coloured with a small white head. Aroma of malts with notes of grain and sulphur. Watery flavour of grain with notes of alcohol, malts and hops.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
oh6gdx (20395) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 4, 2005
Bottled. Clear yellow colour, small white head. Hoppy and malty aroma. Not much flavour except for stinging malt and bitterness with some weak hints of maize. Hayish finish.

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
omhper (19447) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 28, 2002
Pale yellow. Sweet, bland and easily forgettable.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
anders37 (16789) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2011
Bottle. Clear golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity grainy weak metallic aroma. Fruity sweetish grainy flavor. Has a fruity grainy finish.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
fiulijn (14777) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 9, 2004
Blond color; no head. Paper-like, evident corn, poor. A useless beer.<font></font>

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
saxo (14084) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2006
Bottle. Amber color with small withe head. Low aroma. Flavor was soft hops with sweet tone. Tastes a lot like grain and/or corn. Medium sweet finish.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 218


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50