Brewed by Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor Corp
Style: Pale Lager
Jhongjheng District, Taipei City, Taiwan


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RATINGS: 207   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.98   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A type of lager beer made from barley malt, hops and ponlai rice, with a golden hue and unique taste, it is honored world-wide.

farside0812's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
farside0812 (1) - - JUN 20, 2013
As a Taiwanese, I have to say itís classic, though not the best one. All in all, itís an ordinary lager, but more bitter than usual stuff.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Grumbo (906) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2015
Can from Taiwan brough to UK by friends. My RB country #124. Poured a pale yellow gold colour with little by way of head. Vague aroma of malt and grass. Medium sweet with some bitterness. Light body, thin texture. Great to have as a country tick but thatís about all.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
sinfull (1145) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Pale golden color ;thin , white head . Sweet , malty aroma with vegetable notes . Same in taste . I didn't notice any trace of hop ...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Art (2412) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 28, 2015
Drank during my Taiwan wedding reception during "gambai" where I had to chug a glass with a new uncle. Pours a clear pale yellow with a white head. Plenty of carbonation. Aroma is slightly metallic, slightly corny. Taste is pretty bland. Carbonation lifts any flavored away and is pretty abrasive. Not as good as the gold metal.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
olliejobbins (1446) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2015
330ml can in hk. Pours clear gold with thin white head. Aroma is corn and straw. Taste is not bad actually. Not as watery as some crappy Asian lagers. Highly carbonated.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Sibarh (153) - Białystok, POLAND - MAR 28, 2015
Kolor - ciemnozłoty, klarowny. Piana - drobna, średniowysoka, średniotrwała. Zapach - słodowo-chmielowy. Smak - wyraźny słůd, lekka nuta miodowa, średni chmiel, średnia słodycz, lekka goryczka. Poprawne, pijalne piwo.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frank (3508) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2015
I am sure this blows stateside but it is good, cheap beer when itís fresh. It is very much in the European pilsner-ish style with a nice touch of floral, grassy hops in the nose--though it is not a pilsner by any means. It is nice and dry with crisp carbonation and a touch of cereal grains.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Ernest (6834) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Bottle at Sergioís, Louisville KY. Head is initially small, frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is light to medium yellow. Aroma is lightly to moderately malty (wort, grain, husks), with a note of paper. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately bitter, unclean, husky. Light body, watery texture, fizzy carbonation. A shameless country tick. Obviously kinda old but clearly garbage.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
csaso (1765) - Missouri, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Bottle - small foamy head, pale straw gold color, sweet malt/corn aroma and flavor, very mild hop balance, pretty generic pale lager, not awful but certainly nothing special ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (3432) - Kyoto, JAPAN - NOV 15, 2014
Draft/Can/Bottle various locations around Taiwan. I had this during my trip to Taiwan several years ago and cold it was your typical pale gold macro lager with a light body and crisp plain taste. Not sure if Iíd drink this outside of Taiwan but inside itís fresh and an ok macrolager, well as ok a macrolager can be.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Borup (8523) - Albertslund, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2014
33 cl. can. Clear golden colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of corn and grainy.

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