Brewed by Sapporo Breweries
Style: Pale Lager
Tokyo, Japan


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RATINGS: 87   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.92/5   EST. CALORIES: 119   ABV: 3.96%
Low in calories, low in carbohydrates, gentle, smooth, and elegant in flavor, Sapporo Light represents the most advanced evolution of light beer.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
jredmond (7403) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 18, 2008
Pours a clear clear body with no head. Aroma is slightly offensive, the taste is not great at all. This is one of the poorer pale lagers Ive had.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
SSSteve (4006) - - AUG 9, 2008
clear pale gold under small white head. absolutely no aroma except a light skunk. i get a light minty hoppiness in the flavor but not much else. dfjvnasdf

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
LinusStick (3223) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 8, 2008
Blah. I’ll take a Coors Light over this if I had to choose. Aroma was weak. Could pick up some light malt and metal. Pour was a light gold with no bubbles or head. Taste was like lightly carbonated water with metal and corn in the aftertaste. Bland and bad.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (6641) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 12, 2008
Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a pale straw color with a small white head that faded quickly. The aroma was faintly dry. The flavor was dryish, grainy, lightly tangy and corny. The finish was very short. Inoffensive but nothing substantive to it.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
beerinmarch (2830) - Washington, USA - JUL 8, 2008
Clear watery yellow in color, small white head. Nose of straw, grapes and pears. The pear flavor is up front, sort of boozy flavor, hot, sort of like sake. Very watery on the palate. I’ve had worse, but my expectations weren’t very high.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
kidmartinek (4628) - austin, Texas, USA - JUN 10, 2008
Poutd piss yellow with no head, foam, or lacing. Smells like charp, blan, bitter, malt, and hops. Tastes like bitter, apple juice, hops, and skunky malt. American lager, pissy, fizzy, body. Bitter, sweet sugar finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
kurtkosher (144) - USA - MAY 21, 2008
this stuff isnt elegant in flavor at all. it tries to talk itself up but the flavor speaks for itself. still better than budweiser though

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
SudsMcDuff (7976) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2008
Had with Saucebox at Tokyo Bowl (alaska,rockN,houston,___) ...Pours a standard yellow with a lower than average head... smell is of faint hops and grain ... taste is surprisingly full for a light, has some grain tastes but nice actually... One of the nicer light beers out there...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
bhensonb (13985) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 4, 2008
Single bottle from Total Wine. Light corny aroma with a slight noble hop lilt. Pale golden color with a white head that flattened fast. Near medium body with creamy fizzy carbonation. The flavor is not corny, rather light noble hop and light pale malt. Finish is much the same, but has a very slight herb/grass note. The bitter is better than many macros.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cheap (5259) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2008
Ubiquitous pale yellow american lager appearance. Typical lager flavors with some citrus. Above average enjoyable carbonation. Some hay in the aroma. Pretty much as described except for the ’most advanced evolution of light beer’. Not offensive. Cannot detect much alky, if any.

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