Brewed by West
Style: Pale Lager
Glasgow, Scotland


on tap

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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Keg and Bottle: Unfiltered.
West’s signature Munich-style lager beer. Carefully selected imported ingredients create a crisp and clean beer with satisfying malt sweetness, complimented by delicate hop bitterness.

jamestulloch's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (2113) - Edinburgh, - NOV 17, 2012
Aroma: Clean but weak cereal aroma.

Appearance: Clear pale golden body with a loose white head. Average carbonation. Light lacing.

Taste: Roast malt and yeast flavours. Slightly nutty and vegetable notes. Quite a ’deep’, sweet flavour for a lager.

Palate: Thin body with a watery texture. Light carbonation.

Overall: One of the most flavoursome lagers I’ve tasted.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jjsint (1385) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2015
Keg tap at the Grain & Hop Store, Cambridge. Pale to medium uninspiring yellow. Grassy, cereal-y uninspiring but decent aroma. Tastes ok. The sweetness balances out any lagery lemony bitter-sour, and there’s none of that macro-lager industrial cleaner taste. Not great but decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarkoNm (1432) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - JUL 22, 2015
Pours a clear, a bit darker shade of golden color, topped with an average sized white frothy head. Malty aroma, with some grainy and grassy notes. Taste starts with some sweetness, malty with some grassy notes. Light with mild bitterness in the finish. Not bad at all.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
ManVsBeer (5803) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2015
Bottle from Booths, Media City. Golden with a carbonation and next to no head. A stated enough lager if you enjoy this style, nothing special if you don’t.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
davidtjm (904) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAY 14, 2015
Tap. Pour is light gold with a thin head, aroma is sweet malty. Taste is citrus, light malty, a bit thin. Reasonable

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Seffle (313) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2015
Draught at Glasgow airport 150420. Clear deep golden amber with creamy lacing white head. Fresh malty nose with some hay. Crisp taste of malt. No bitterness. Thirstquenching and a nice lager. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (6470) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 6, 2015
Keg at West brewery. Pours clear golden, nose is cereal, toffee, grassy, taste is similar, dry.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
SarkyNorthener (2997) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2015
Bottle from tesco, dudley. Golden beer with medium head. Aroma is floral and pale malts. Taste is herbal, pale malts and a little astringency. Drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1913) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2015
Part of 2013 backlog. Clear golden colour with white head. Aroma has grain, tatse is sweet malty with a light bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
blackisle (1187) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - DEC 26, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Clear medium golden color, good frothy white head, recedes slowly, fair lacing; aroma malts, grain, bit toasted, hint of citrus; taste light to medium sweet and bitter; light body, oily texture, soft carbonation, aftertaste smooth light bitter; overall ok lager but nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
RichTheVillan (4455) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2014
Bottle from Ocado; clear golden yellow pour with a thin white head, sweet malt aroma, taste has sweet honey light malt, basic stuff but ok.

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