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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.51   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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ŠVYTURIO is, 5,0 % volume light beer of transparent gold colour and tender aroma of hops. Rich taste and bitter freshness of hops are a subtle match. This especially soft and light beer is made of malt, hops, aromatic hops, beer yeast and fresh water.

ŠVYTURIO beer is appreciated by many Lithuanian beer lovers, because it is a perfect match of light freshness of GINTARINIS and rich taste of EKSTRA. Maybe because the label of this beer is red the beer lovers named it “red”. Almost all shop attendants reach for ŠVYTURYS refrigerator if they are asked for “red”.
This beer is sold in 0.5 litre bottles only.

Note: The beer was replaced by a 6% version in 2012, but the name was reverted to the 5% version in 2013, while the old version continued on as Švyturis Tradicinis.


4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
wreckosaurus (12) - USA - FEB 9, 2006
My favorite beer, though I’m no expert, so take it with a grain of salt. Great aftertaste

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JonMoore (1848) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2006
Bottle. Golden colour with a large white head. Vague malty and metallic aroma. Didn’t seem to taste of much at first; but some sweetness did develop. Thin and watery mouthfeel. Not the best.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
johndoughty (3890) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2005
Pale yellow and poured with a medium head.Slightly hazy and left no lacing.a little insipid and certainly not one of the best from this part of the world.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - AUG 18, 2005
Bottled. Pale golden coloured. Weak aroma. Sweet flavour. Very thin and boring.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rauchbier (3596) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2004
UPDATED: APR 30, 2012 Bottle, from an ethnic food store in Scunthorpe. Gold, thin shortlived white head and moderate condition. Gentle sweet malty nose with some ester notes and a low hop bitterness, quite a sharp estery bitterness in the mouth with a fruitiness developing, lingering dry bitterness in the finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bungalo (13) - Vilnius, LITHUANIA - MAY 12, 2004
One of the best on eastern coast of Baltic. It’s not strong but very effective.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
captcouv99 (2) - Port Allen, Louisiana, USA - DEC 18, 2002 does not count
Great beer!

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Donatas (188) - Vilnius, LITHUANIA - DEC 15, 2002
One of the best from Lithuania.

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
omhper (19239) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 18, 2002
Pale golden. Unpleasant adjunct aroma. Rather sweet, unclean mouthfeel, OK salty finish.

4.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ERussell99 (1) - California, USA - AUG 21, 2001 does not count
I recently spent a few days in Vilnius and Kaunas, Lt. and loved this beer.


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