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Samuel Smiths Alpine Lager (2.8%)

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Brewed by Samuel Smith
Style: Pale Lager
Tadcaster, England

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unknown

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 2.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66   EST. CALORIES: 84   ABV: 2.8%
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Pasteurised keg, regular;


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (4654) - Utah, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Tap at the Princess Louise, RBESG
Clear golden with a small white head, good lacing. Aroma and flavors are bready and citrus
Decent, clean

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (3885) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 10, 2014
Draft - Light biscuit and earthy hops. Clear gold with a nice white head. Grainy with some pale malts. Nice and flavorful.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (13591) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2013
On tap at The Chandos. Pale gold lasting white head. It’s not horrible is a shocker. Even some lemon. Actually I like it. Light hoppy and zesty. Good.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
stravale (2075) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JUN 5, 2013
Keg @ Doo’Cot Edinburgh [280513]
Very light blonde, fizzy white head, lots of streaming carb, some lacing
Aroma - very light pale malts, hint of corn, very little aroma
Taste - Thin light corn malts, hint of cereal hop, slight buttery slickness, watery, no nasty off flavours but still bland
Palate - High carb, light body, slightly oily. Finish - hmm...cold and fizzy
Overall - I thought this was going to be rubbish - it wasn’t too bad as a weak lager. I’d certainly drink it over Carlsberg or Foster’s as it didn’t taste terrible - just wasn’t much going on at all

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (14744) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 20, 2013
15th January 2013
Old Anchor, Tower Bridge. Bright clear pale gold beer. Tiny white head. Palate is light and crisp. Surprisingly flavourful for it’s abv and colour. Light caraway creamy malt. Mild tang and a trace of citrus. Semi dry finish with minerals. Not bad at all!

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
wimpyjoe (3744) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2012
Little strength but remains sweet and carbonated like any other ordinary lager.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (34743) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 28, 2012

Draught @ Chandos, 29 St Martins Lane, London, Greater London, England WC1.

Clear medium yellow colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, grain, toasted, sweet malt, light hay, light hoppy, grass. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration, sweet malt - fruit. Body is medium to light, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft and fizzy. [20120101]

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
FatPhil (9281) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 29, 2012
Keg (Citie of Yorke, London)
Slightly sour estery lager aroma. Light grainy lager malts in the body. Watery palate, carbonation high (was an etched glass). Clean and not bad for 2.8%

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
HogTownHarry (6064) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 23, 2012
Draught at The Princess Louise. Pale yellow, small White head. Aroma and taste of sugary heather with some dry weedy bitterness - light body, okay carbonation and a quick finish, leaves a hunt of harsh sweetness behind. Tick.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
TheCametron (1780) - CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 15, 2012
Keg at The Cramond Inn. Pale yellow with a white head. Sweet and a little bit tangy. thin. Poor.


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