Brewed by Sapporo Breweries
Style: Pale Lager
Tokyo, Japan


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RATINGS: 1633   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.23   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
gardyloo (12) - USA - SEP 5, 2007
I admit this is a sentimental choice, but most of you all never had this beer in Japan, and let me tell you... if you grew up in Tokyo you would rate it the same way. Sapporo will always hold an important place in my heart right next to my first love, my friends who are no longer with us, and string cheese.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Keukeman (36) - BEST, NETHERLANDS - AUG 28, 2015
.33 bottle at a Japanese restaurant. Golden colour with thick whitehead lovely mild taste of yeast. Strong carbonation

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ysok02 (398) - MOns, BELGIUM - AUG 6, 2015
Une pale lager typée, tout en fraîcheur et en fruit, idéale sur les sushis.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Rubin77 (164) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 6, 2015
F: huge frothy white head not long lasting. C: clear golden. A: mostly malt. T: malty flavour, some sweetness, mild bitterness on the palate, overpriced I think 6e for 650ml can from Delhaize in Brussels, nothing special pale lager for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Flyguytruckguy (56) - Quebec, CANADA - AUG 1, 2015
Japanese beer. Perfection in a can. It’s good and you either love it or hate it. The Japanese make great scotch and great beer, but it’s like a Buckethead playing guitar. Clean, technically perfect and insane but still lacking something. If only Frank Zappa brewed beer....

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SVD (976) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 25, 2015
Bottle at home, golden beer, small head, not much aroma, hint of malt. Taste is sweet, malt, bit watery. average.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lokitje (114) - - JUL 10, 2015
beer from bottle slight malt in aroma give it a 3 on looks because can’t judge it taste soft malts very gentle and subtle pilsner

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ZacM612 (326) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 8, 2015
Draft at Sushi-Zushi. Clear gold with a little white head. Yeasty, crisp, and light. Not terrible, but okay. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KoRoBeNiKi (131) - Fair Lawn, New Jersey, USA - JUL 7, 2015
From a tap as well as bottle at various Japanese restaurants. Pours golden orange with light white head. Aroma of corn and rice with some sweetness. Mildly sweet finish with no off-putting flavors. There is nothing wrong with this beer, especially for the style. Easy drinking with some light sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BrewMaster0912 (49) - Marysville, Ohio, USA - JUN 30, 2015
Pours a golden yellow color with a light head as well as carbonation. Has a light hop smell. Taste is smooth without a dry taste to it. Overall it’s a good beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Vincent68 (487) - Nitra, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 28, 2015
Fľaša 330 ml zo Seoul Plaza Bratislava. Žlto zlatá farba, biela jemná pena, pomaly opadala, aróma jačmenného sladu. Stredná rezkosť, sladová chuť, na jazyku cítiť slabučkú horkosť.

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