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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.5   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

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.

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.

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!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
johndoughty (4063) - 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.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
egisz (29) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - FEB 23, 2007
500 ml. Light-small, white head. Light amber colour. Almost no aroma.. Light flavour of hops. Easy to drink.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
leaparsons (8258) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2007
Bottle. Bright gold with a small head. Aromas are dry bitter citrus with hints of caramel. Flavours are citrus and caramel malts with metallic bitter hops. Quite clean. Does nothing wrong, but not anything special either.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
estpiwo (1289) - ESTONIA - NOV 21, 2008
Bottle. Golden color. Aroma is sweet malty. Flavor is sweet at the beginning and finish is hoppy. Good.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (8355) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 6, 2012
Pours golden yellow with small white head. Light bodied and thin. Slight sweetness. Ordinary.


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