Brewed by Beijing Yanjing Brewery Co.
Style: Pale Lager
Beijing, China


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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.92   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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Chinaís #1 selling beer, brewed with spring water for a crisp, refreshing taste. Editorís note: It is not known what the specs of exported Yanjing are, but in the Chinese market the main Yanjing Beer is 10P and 3.6%.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
pumpmaster (1256) - Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA - JUN 18, 2011
355ml bottle at the Jade Dinasty Restaurant in Vancouver Canada for $5.00CAD Nothing special.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Fratto (2803) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUN 15, 2011
Bottle from pikapp327. Pale pour with little to no head. Aroma is almost not there, but maybe bready. Taste is inoffensive and grainy.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Cavie (4005) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - JUN 15, 2011
Bottle from pikapp327. Pours a clear yellow color with. Small white head. Aroma is corny and rice with some grain. Strange chemical smell. Flavor is grainy with rice. Not much is really there.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
wlajwl (4432) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUN 15, 2011
Skunk in the aroma with a hint at the spring water. The appearance is a very clear gold. The flavor is of grains and has slight sweetness to it. Not anywhere near being great but honestly better than what was expected due to the the bottle giving the impression it would cause a skunk-fest.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
blutt59 (6166) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 11, 2011
Green bottle, clear thin yellow with tall white foam, skunks and metal, mineral aroma, flavor is hibiscus, watery , thin bland finish

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - MAY 21, 2011
Bottle. Pours pale clear yellow with white fizzy head. Aroma of cereal and light mild hop. Flavor is much the same. Mouthfeel is light, watery and fizzy. Overall, ok.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Metalchopz (2561) - Cantley, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 19, 2011
Originally rated December 2008. Bought a six-pack of this at the LCBO, and had a few for our jam straight from the bottle. Was pretty decent. Now, from the glass. Pours a light golden colour with a big foamy white head, good retention, lots of small lacing lines and average carbonation. The aromas starts on grain malt, but ends up on the hoppy side. Crisp mouthfeel, but not watery, with a medium body. The taste is like the smell, starting off with the grain malt and going into a mildly bitter finish. This beer is nothing exceptional, but a bit better than the other swill Chinese brews we get here. Found it pretty hoppy from the bottle. Written on back label, imported by Hi-Bridge Consulting Corp. from Vancouver, B.C. Canada.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bdunhill (251) - Brussels, BELGIUM - MAY 16, 2011
Another simple beer with little flavor, aroma or taste. Overly filtered but better then a budweiser.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
taphandle (1135) - Texas, USA - MAY 16, 2011
Whatís worse than Industrial Lager? Industrial Lager in a green bottle. But wait. This oneís not so bad. Instead of an overwhelming skunky aroma, itís merely a bit tasteless with only the slightest hint of malt. As an aside. Iím interested in SlutFest 2.0.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HopsIPAndDrunk (43) - Oklahoma, USA - MAY 13, 2011
Skunky aroma accompanied by notes of hay. Appearance is impressive...... a crystal golden color with a white frothy head that disappates quickly. Tastes surprised me.... Light sweetness with an impressively fresh aftertaste. Usually beers this skunky are biting in the end, but this one is very smooth! Light body, with a thin texture. Carbonation is lively. Finishes long and amazingly smooth. Decent beer.

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