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Brewed by Wellpark (C&C Group)
Style: Pale Lager
Glasgow, Scotland

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.46   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottled, regular
Tennent’s has been making lager for export markets since the nineteenth century, a time when Tennent’s was the world’s greatest exporter of bottled beer. Our premium export lager is now being introduced in Scotland with the launch of Tennent’s Original Export, available now in supermarkets and local stores across the country.


2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
FatPhil (10892) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 3, 2015
500ml can - thanks Marduk!
Pale & fizzy. Sweet, pale lagery aroma. Sweeter, and less nasty than I expected. Weak, watery, and not horrific enough to arouse me. Jeebus, this even has hops in the finish. Extracty hops, sure, but they are very clear.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
shrubber85 (8998) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUN 7, 2015
Can. Toffee malt and hay aroma. Golden yellow with nice head. Lightly sweet toffee malt and mildly bitter grass flavor. Okay.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
DrSilverworm (8546) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 29, 2012
Most of a 500ml can. ABV listed as 5%. Clear yellow color, thin white head. Bit of lace. Smooth carbonation, dry texture. Basic (but clean and inoffensive) lager taste - white bread, basically. Not much taste, just a moderate sweetness, and light savory and salt. A pretty solid lager, made like a lager should be. Drinkable and refreshing, good for a 100F day. I wouldn’t mind revisiting this, and it’s drinkable enough to justify a whole 0.5L

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DocLock (8529) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 1, 2015
Can from Capone’s. Pours golden with white head and a lot of carbonation. Nose is apricotty fruit, pale malt, some sweetness and hops. Tastes of pale malt, orange marmalade, hops, almost like a poor man’s Two Hearted light. Not bad.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DruncanVeasey (7634) - NUNEATON, CONF N, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2014
Can from Intermarche, Lagoa, Algarve. Artisanal Highland product, yes? Gold with a fast diminishing scummy tuft of foam. Aroma of envelope and refuse. Flavour has appreciable bitterness besides the corn-flavoured native offerings; soap, lemon hints, icing sugar, poison death. Olive oil soap and conifer traces. Dead in seconds in the sun. Sits very comfortably amongst the borderline drinkable/undinkable pale lagers of Portugal.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
TheBeerGod (5569) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Can - 500mL. Listed at 5% ABV. Gold pour with a short white head. Sweet nose with corn, cereal and flavored seltzer water. Taste is much better with soft sweet malt notes, faint hops, light corn and cereal grains. Body is light-medium with a strong bubbly carbonation. Ends with more cereal, sweet malt, light corn and faint hops. Not terrible.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
EithCubes (5241) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 25, 2014
500mL can, bottom marked 30 SEP 14, mine at 5% abv. Nose sweet and vibrantly corny, pours rich clear golden with a sudsy off-white head. Watery taste semi-dry at first (but has something of a sweet residual) with corn and oily, tumbling malt; touch of dust and spice, citric and noble hops on the edges, mostly clean and manages to strike a nice middle. Alcohol well-integrated but what is detectable is a bit harsh. Still, I like it well enough for its aspirations.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
heemer77 (5174) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 24, 2013
Can. A bright white head tops a medium gold colored body. This has a grainy and meaty nose with some pear hints. This tastes fairly dry like hay with some raw grain. There is also some bread crust. Actually this is interesting with just enough going on to keep it drinkable. Pleasant and clean.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nuplastikk (5071) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 6, 2015
500ml can. Filtered yellow-tan body. Foamy, thin white head. The aroma is kind of shabby...earthy garbage macro-corn tones. Has a touch of skunky noble hops, which make it slightly drinkable. This is still a weak, poor offering no matter how you slice it, a beer made for bums with no taste. Wouldn’t get this one again.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Patrickctenchi (4817) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - MAY 19, 2015
Can: Clear gold with a fluffy white head. Grain, honey aroma. Taste is sweet grain malt, a little lemon.... Pretty nice flavour, and the body is fairly robust and creamy. Definitely above average.


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