Yaletown Mainland Lager
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Brewed by Yaletown Brewing Co.
Style: Pale Lager
Vancouver, Canada


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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 2.57/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.61/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A malty zesty lager brewed with Munich malt and hops from the Hallertau region of Germany.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DeanF (2348) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 13, 2015
On tap at the brewpub. Has weak hops on the nose, with a decent yellow body and modest head. Flavour is nice breadiness with a dry malt finish. It’s one of the better craft lagers out there.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gnoff (9569) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 9, 2015
On June 21, 2015. At Yaletown Brewing Co., in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Clear straw yellow color, white head. Malty, sweet, clean taste. Malty aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, low bitterness. Malty, clean scent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (12746) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 13, 2014
Draft - Pale malts and some light citrus. Clear gold with a decent white head. Sweet pale malts and some grain. Not bad it nothin special.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mcberko (14406) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 6, 2014
On tap at Yaletown, pours a hazy blonde with a small white head. Aroma brings out some grassy hops and light corn. Flavour is lightly smoky upfront, with a bit of peat, as grassiness. Oddly smoky, more like a rauchbier than anything. Decent stuff.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
darrennelson12 (456) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 15, 2013
On tap at Yaletown brewing .. nothing special here. Just a simple lager ... I would not buy again

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rumproasts (5050) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 18, 2013
Tap. Pale straw with small head. Pretty bland lager with some corn and noble hops. The opposite of "zesty".

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Lenusik (119) - Illinois, USA - JUN 24, 2013
I suppose if Yaletown ever moves to Vancouver island, this will become Yaletown Island Lager. As lagers go, this one is pretty bland. Not much to write home about. Because Yaletown is a Micro/Craft brewer that makes for even less of an excuse. This is your typical pale gold beer with a white head. The weak aromas that Yaletown are famous for is present here as well. The taste is weak, not offensive, but nothiing to write about either.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Wanja (771) - GERMANY - SEP 7, 2012
Dirty yellow-orange color. Taste is watery and almost no aroma... The worst from Yaletown...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
TBone (16163) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 23, 2011
Draught@brewpub, Vancouver
Clear golden color, small steady, creamy white head, lace. Sweet malty, slightly worty aroma. Light-bodied. Sweet malty, cereals, low grassy bitterness. Quite typical brewpub light lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (6149) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - JUL 6, 2011
Cereal grain, bread, light sweetness, hint of noble hops. Pours golden, well filttered. Flavor of bread, grain, and noble hops. Light, with a touch of sweetness. Clean crisp finish. Nice pale lager.

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