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Brewed by Sapporo Breweries
Style: Pale Lager
Tokyo, Japan

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1630   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.23   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Marketed as Sapporo Draft Beer in Japan and Europe, and as Premium Beer in North America.
Some of Sapporo’s production for the North American market is produced by Sleeman in Guelph, which is owned by Sapporo.


2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jgentgesdo (682) - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA - JUL 5, 2004
Pours pale yellow, some floral hops character to the nose, overly carbonated, has a sour flavor and bitter aftertaste. Very light bodied.

0.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
nickchalk (229) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 3, 2004
Damn, this was an aweful experience for sure, not unlike sucking on an old damp rag.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
oldmonk420 (26) - New York, USA - JUN 30, 2004
Pretty damn good tasty beer. Cermanic filtering, and Japanese packaging rocks!! I luv the silver can it comes in. Totally AWESOME!! Brewed starting in 1876. Beautiful bright golden color look. Nice clean crisp taste with hints of german hops. One of the best standard lager I enjoy drinking. Lot of weight lots of complexity!! Two Old Monk thumbs waaaaay up yo!!

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
pootzboy (1638) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 28, 2004
There is NO similarity between this fluid and draft beer! It has a dark gold color, good white frothy head that slowly dissipates, a flowery (pilsen hops) nose and then the let down….. Nice grassy start then a heavy bread-like heavy taste and a sweet finish. Some sort of lingering after taste (like raisin bread) but the finish was so much unfamiliar from the draft lagers I like, I have to assume the "draft" on the label is a marketing thing. A different kind of lager not bad but not a mellow draft lager.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Lumpy (1802) - Carrollton, Texas, USA - JUN 26, 2004
Bottle. Exactly what you would expect. Adjuncts and sweet. Was thin, but not as thin as expected. Perfectly bland.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - JUN 25, 2004
Pale coloured. Aroma of rice and corn. Sweet flavour. Very thin and boring.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
harlequinn (2744) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - JUN 24, 2004
This is super easy to drink. Pours a grainy golden color with a huge frothy head. Flavor is light and malty and not overly watered down. This one has a very sweet mouthfeel and goes great with spicy food.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
leaparsons (8857) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2004
Light gold with a large head of foam. Aromas are light malts, grain and toast. Flavours are lightly toasted malts with sweet malts and grain. Not bad - and it comes in a big work of art of a can.

1.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
eboats (1082) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 21, 2004
Had it bottled at Kobe’s Steak House. Very sweat rice beer. I couldn’t get past how sweet this beer was. Bud light has more kick.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mohawksin (187) - Nebraska, USA - JUN 20, 2004
Had this in the can. Very light, somewhat refreshing, but little taste. It has the look of a good beer, but it’s not.


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