Brewed by Saku Õlletehas (Carlsberg)
Style: Pale Lager
Saku, Harjumaa, Estonia


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RATINGS: 292   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Saku’s original pils.
Saku Originaal is a light high-quality beer with a mild taste and pleasant aroma, which Saku brews of its own yeast, water, and selected malt and hops.

Saku Originaal is Estonia’s first on beer of the new era, which came on sale in 1993. With its innovative attitude, Saku Originaal has always been an active player in the Estonian beer market, a creator of new packaging and taste trends. The leading local beer is today the most popular beer brand in Estonia, “The Right Estonian Beer, which expresses the characteristics, life and dreams of Estonian men.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
fonefan (40503) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
Bottle 50cl.
[ Trade by oh6gdx ]. Clear medium yellow color with a large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, light apple. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20090626]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
yespr (37028) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 31, 2013
33 cl can. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is grassy, straw and cornish. Sweet malty, watery and light grainy. Vague bitterness, mild toasted malt finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Ungstrup (31474) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2007
Canned. A light yellow beer with a thin white head. The aroma is very light - what is there is sweet malty. The flavor is sweet malty with light notes of metal, leading to a dry end.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25069) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 22, 2005
UPDATED: JUN 16, 2005 (Bottle 50 cl) Golden, limited head. Subdued bitterness, but extremely dry. High drinkability. 310105

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
joergen (24512) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2006
Can. Clear yellow coloured with a white head. Aroma of malts and corn with bitter notes. Flavour of malts, corn and hops with fruity notes.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
oh6gdx (23707) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 21, 2005
UPDATED: JAN 2, 2014 Bottled. Yellow coloured with big white head. Malt and hops in aroma. Very smooth taste compared to aroma. Mainly malt and hops in taste. Semi-bitter taste. Disappointment compared with other Saku’s I’ve had.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
omhper (21894) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JAN 4, 2002
Unbearably sweetish and bland, lacking any hint of bitterness as well as any other redeaming feature one can think of.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
anders37 (20473) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 2, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a white head. Has a fruity grainy weak cardboard aroma. Fruity malty grainy flavor. Has a sweetish malty grainy finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
yngwie (15764) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 14, 2006
Can. Pours pale golden, topped by a dense white head. Very weak aroma with malt, grain and some hops. Weak flavor too, with malt and hops. Thin body and a finish with some floral notes. Boooring. (060824)

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
saxo (15413) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2011
Can. Medium head with medium duration. Color is pale golden. Aroma and taste are malt and hops.

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