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Brewed by Desnoes and Geddes (Diageo PLC)
Style: Pale Lager
Kingston, Jamaica

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 2175   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.17   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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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.


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2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BigJoe7231 (25) - Schererville, Indiana, USA - SEP 19, 2008
A lager with a fairly distinct taste. Pours thin, no head. Nothing over powering here, goes down smooth.


4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ordybill (101) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Poured from a 12 OZ stubby into a pintglass. Aroma- sweet malt aroma Appearance- A light clear yellow with a thick white head Taste- A nice lager flavor that has a semi-sweet note with a little yeast flavor Palate- A light bodied beer with a smooth finish with some medium carbonation Overall- A good hot summer day beer, can be consumed in mass and is thoroughly enjoyable.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
gegwilson (1199) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2014
Stubby bottle from B&M. Pours gilden with a thin white head. The taste is light and refreshing but very short of flavour. Mild spiciness and grain. Typical lager.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
gschrade (719) - Collinsville, USA - SEP 23, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours yellow with a white head. Taste grass, sweet, like a bad lager. I thought this was bad. I wouldn't drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Aniela (2412) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 22, 2014
Bottle at Simba, Gothenburg. PAle golden beer with a offwhite head. It´s a lager and not an exciting one, not bad.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
circinus (213) - SWEDEN - SEP 19, 2014
Bottle 33 cl from systembolaget. Clear pale straw colour. Slight spice flavour, some citrus and some malt. No bitterness. Light body, medium carbonation.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Calisky (752) - ALSACE, FRANCE - SEP 16, 2014
Couleur jaune claire, mousse qui disparait. Nez malté avec note acidulée pomme. Gout a peine malté, notes douce et pomme.. Petite pétillance. Corps aqueux et fin rapide. Malgrés tout pas mauvaise et agréable

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
UDBeernut (1731) - Moving to Jax, Florida, USA - SEP 3, 2014
16 ounce can cuz why not. i need more boost in my new found bachelor lifestyle and the wife would not like me hanging with all the women folk in jax, so this will do so i don’t lose half of my beer. so here it goes pours who fucking cares cuz i sampled from aforementioned can. midleing nose, just some soapy malt. taste is mildly sweet, some grains come and go. cardboard, soap. light body with a short abrupt finish. fuck this hooray beer stuff.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Alengrin (1824) - BELGIUM - AUG 31, 2014
Jamaica’s national standard lager, since 1938, though the name seems to have been in existence already before that year, for a kind of local soda pop. Thin, loose head, yellow blonde colour with fierce sparkling. Neutral aroma, some rice, floral hops; taste equally neutral, thin and even a bit watery, sweetish rice, minerals, light sourishness, low body, little hops in the finish. Boring but thirst-quenching as usual for the style.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
frederickllave (39) - - AUG 26, 2014
No me gusto,le encontre pocas cualidades........................................

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
dutchbeerpages (1617) - Wilnis, NETHERLANDS - AUG 23, 2014
Oh what can I say... Refreshing, too sweet, everything you would expect really. Good when it is very warm. Bottle from Van Nap


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