Brewed by Sapporo Breweries
Style: Pale Lager
Tokyo, Japan


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RATINGS: 1510   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.22   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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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.

AKThunder's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AKThunder (166) - New York, USA - AUG 26, 2012
Sapporo was a pleasant surprise to not only my tongue but also my wallet. An affordable import, this has a nice aroma with floral hops and some slight corn flavoring, while the mild appearance makes it look even more appealing, the taste was medium bitter, while the palate was of a full body.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
totoro76 (23) - SPAIN - AUG 31, 2014
La típica Lager aguadita, bien fría entra bien. Nada especial, nada malo. Podría ser japonesa, de Albacete o de San Petesburgo.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
goleiro (40) - Lublin, POLAND - AUG 27, 2014
Piwo z końca świata. Wyraźna jałowość lagerowa, w smaku i zapachu nic ciekawego.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ngejo (232) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - AUG 27, 2014
Bottle. Hazy, golden, frothy, white foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, light body, soft carbonation, & long finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
waiake (52) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 27, 2014
355ml bottle pours pale gold with a cereal grassy malty aroma, bit watery but the taste is still mildly bitter, hoppy & ok

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
renffisch (808) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 25, 2014
0,33l bottle came free with my chinese meal the other day. Result as I wouldnt really have liked to pay for this ricey watery rather rubbish lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
chinchill (1811) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Sapporo 22 oz can consumed in Redwoods Park. Clear amber;body with a good white head; excellent lacing. Aroma: that mixes sweet baked grains with herbal/floral hops. Flavor: Mild hop flavor dominates. Floral and fruity. Lightly bitter aftertaste. Feel: Lively medium-high carbonation. Light, watery body. O: disappointing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Taboada (311) - Compostela (Galiza), - AUG 22, 2014
330 mml bottle tasted on 21/08/2014. Yellow golden colour with a medium to low white head. Aroma of malts. Taste is malty sweet with notes of yeast. Next one please!

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
tnkw01 (1087) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle. Pale yellow color with a medium head. Aroma is weak,watery straw. Taste is bland. Some balance but not much else.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Darkmagus82 (1024) - - AUG 17, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 11-29-12- Poured from bottle into pint glass Appearance – Pours a lighter amber/deep straw color with a two finger pure white head. The head has a decent level of retention, fading to give a nice level of lacing. Smell – The aroma is heaviest of rice. Mixed with these are some grainy smells as well as a grassy smell. Taste – The taste begins with flavors of rice and bready flavors. A light caramel flavor joins the taste up front. Mixed with the caramel is a paper and slightly grassy flavor. Toward the end of the taste, a sweeter flavor of a citrus and more grass flavor come to the tongue. In the end a rather odd papery, grassy, rice/malt flavor are left to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the thinner side with a carbonation level that is on the average side. While both make it more refreshing, it is nothing really special. Overall – Ah nothing too hot. I would not frequent this one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Monchito_IPA (139) - SPAIN - AUG 17, 2014
Una lager industrial con el típico aroma a verdura cocida, de comienzo dulce y final ligeramente amargo. Una más.

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