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Rezeknis Bryuvers Gaišais
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Brewed by SIA DFD - Rezeknes Alus
Style: Pale Lager
Rezekne, Latvia

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 2.61/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.64   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Formerly 5%.
Light Beer.
Unfiltered and unpasteurised.
Brewed to a traditional recipe.
Ingredients: Water, barley malt and hops.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
FatPhil (8548) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 2, 2012
UPDATED: JAN 16, 2014 Tap (Brewery Olleklubi) as dodgy fake name (5:4:6:3:11=2.9)
Almost wheatbeery, with it’s rich orange, and haze. tiny ring head. Sweet, almost corny, aroma. Similar in the mouth, perhaps a touch of honey. Fullish smooth palate, but quite harsh carbonation for a snowy night. Light graininess in the finish, just a hint of They seem to have at least temporarily cured the diacetyl disaster they were suffering from. Pretty drinkable, but as I’ve just eaten and drunk to my full, I found it hard to get something with this level of carbonation down.
Rerate: Tap (ditto) shared with TBone (6:3:5:2:10=2.7)
Sweet and corny. Fizzy, too harsh. Needs swirling a lot. Then the corniness resembles grains more. These beers all still need work, clearly.
Earlier Rating as "Rezeknes Gaisais": 5/13/2011 Total Score: 2.8
Tap (S. Brevinga Alus/Viski, Riga) - 4.6% 2010- version. Not entirely sure it’s the Gaisais
5+ Sweet treacly aroma, Anna gets some ginger.
4 Hazy reddy orange. Settles to a small head after a big frothy pour.
5 Very latvian. A touch lactic, but very full of a simple grainy taste.
3 Pleasant mouthfeel. Finish has a new taste for me - the raw, freshly steeped malt grains.
11 Super easy to drink lager, maybe a bit sweet, but it goes down so easily.
Rerate: Tap (Folks Klubs, Riga) as "Rezenkes Gords Ols" apparently at 4.6% not sure this is the right place for the review (6:3:6:3:12+=3.0+)
Nice deep reddy orange. Nice sweet dunkel, caramel forward. Easy drinker, but a bit thin for a dunkel.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 18, 2011
On keg at S.Brevinga Alus, Riga. Pours a golden colour with a lacy white head. Aroma of musty caramel. Flavours of musty caramel and grassy hops. Mild bitterness and a little sweet to finish. Mild carbonation and CO2 prickle. Just OK.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SaintMatty (4656) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2011
500ml Bottle (filled from a keg in a Miestins store in Riga) - Amber with a slight haze. Lemon, soap and bleach in the aroma, plus some hints of banana. Yeasty and fruity taste with notes of banana, lemon and peach.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
jons402 (1) - LATVIA - MAY 16, 2011 does not count
this is my favorite beer. In sauna it has the best taste ;) Its not so strong beer.


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