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Brewed by Sinebrychoff (Carlsberg)
Style: Pale Lager
Kerava, Finland

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RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.65   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Light Beer is a tasty and fresh thirst-quencher with a low original gravity. Note: Beer was sold previously with names "Sinebrychoff 4.1 Täyteläinen Kevyt Olut" and "Saxon 4.1". Gluten-free beer.


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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
pilsnerrogge (2450) - Finspång, SWEDEN - JUN 2, 2007
[Canned as "Saxon"] Golden colour, frothy head. Grainy aroma. Extremely thin and tinny; tastes like water or a non-alcoholic beer.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
rickgordon (3843) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 8, 2007
Canned. Named Saxon. Golden colour, poor head. Light sugary and dusty aroma. Dry, papery mouthfeel. No malt character at all, the only lively thing here is the Co2.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dorqui (2081) - Brescia, ITALY - APR 29, 2007
UPDATED: SEP 13, 2007 Bottled 0,33L. Lightly shining yellow color. Compact head of medium resistance. Modest scent, herbaceous notes and dried malty. Little pungent, rather watery taste with light aromas of cereals. Slightly herbaceous and bitterish final.
Thanks to mabjork for this beer.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Moz (613) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - APR 12, 2007
Can. Pale golden colour with a somewhat stable white head. Sourish metallic aroma with rubber and faint hints of malt. Maybe also a scent of raspberries. Malty, light sourish flavour with a sharp metallic taste. Rubbish.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
Tranquillity (1405) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JAN 26, 2007
Bottle, 0,33l. Aroma of metal. Dark colour for a finnish lager. Taste wheaty, but watery and quite sweet.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
egajdzis (5253) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 26, 2006
[Saxon 4.1] Poured a dark golden color with a small, white head that left light lacing on the glass. Aroma of toasty dough, maybe some toffee, and light citrus. Clean, crisp taste of more toffee, somewhat sweet (maybe corn), with very low bitterness. No offensive flavors, this is a nice thirst quencher. Thanks Craig for picking this up at the 12 annual International Celiac Disease symposium in NYC.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Jukkabro (3484) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 25, 2006
Standard lager color, little vanishing white head. Corn, sweetness and mild hops in aroma. Thin bodied. Watery flavored with light corn tones, short and round ending with some sweetness. Clear but very dull product. Medium carbonation.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
mabjork (667) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAR 20, 2006
Bottled. Pale yellow in colour, no lacings, thin white head. cornish flavour and a "corny" (haha) taste. it has a watery taste, reminds me of Milton’s "Paradise Lost".

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2006
(Bottle 33 cl) Pale pilsener golden with a small, crude head. Very neutral aroma - perhaps with a touch of malt if I have to think positive. Very thin and watery body with notes of sulphur. Bitter, hoppy finish. 120206

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
fiulijn (14294) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 18, 2006
Pale blond color. Very light aroma. Very watery mouthfeel and useless taste, medium bitterness.


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