Arve_Christian (3942) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 21, 2012
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
On bottle from bolaget Strømstad(det nye).
Golden color, ok foam.
Some malt and wheat aromas.
Light body and complexity .
Crisp, balanced bitterness.
Decent thirst quencher
CarlJonas (228) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JUN 16, 2012
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
A clear gold coloured liquid, with a big white head that quickly dissipates without leaving much of a trace. Subdued malty aroma. Clean taste, light on both sweetness and bitterness. Medium carbonation with tiny bubbles. A decent thirst quencher.
Hansen (7607) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2012
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Courtesy of Aarhus Tech. Yellow coloured and clear. Has a white head, mostly diminishing. Aroma is heavy hopped, nice, but also some odd malty notes. Flavor is mainly bitter. Dry texture and lively carbonation.
kevnic2008 (9732) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUN 9, 2012
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Yellow colored brew. Grassy aroma. Flavor has citrus, wheat, some grassy hops.
HenrikSoegaard (11495) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2012
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly deminishing head. Bad bready aroma. Light bitter flavor. Short light bitter finish. watery palate.
mcmisko (354) - New York, USA - JUN 7, 2012
2.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours light golded with tiny white head. Smells like grains. Taste like grains, and a hint of fruit and hops. Light, med carbonation. A little cheap tasting, but has more flavor than other mass produced pale lagers.
nazzty (921) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - MAY 31, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tart and delicious, perfect to wash down the food. Will definitely work as well at the pub as at the grill.
vipinvelp (2839) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - APR 27, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
At friends place in Moscow. Golden yellow with white head, bit carbonated. Bitter sweet with pear taste. Nice beer (Moscow 201109)
oh6gdx (22640) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 14, 2012
1.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottled (same as Mosbrew Zhiguli Beer Barnoe?). Golden colour, small head. Aroma is mild bread, sweet malts, grains and some herbs. Flavour is hay, grass, bread and some mild grains. Mild bitterness.
Earlier Rating: 12/17/2011 Total Score: 1.5
Bottled (thanks omhper!). Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is bready malts, grain and mild rubbery notes. Flavour is bread, grains, rubbery and quite dull dusty earth as well.
TBone (14175) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 14, 2012
1.6 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottled 500ml (Stockmann Tallinn, bottled 181111)
Golden color, small white head. Skunky grassy aroma and sweet maltyness.Light bodied. Normal cardboardish, sweet malty bulk lager with Russian zhiguli twist. Light apple notes, Low bitterness.
Earlier Rating: 12/17/2011 Total Score: 1.9
Bottled 330ml (BB 06/2012)
Golden color, small white head. Grainy-sticky, cardboardish aroma. Light bodied. Very sweet malty, a bit fruity flavor. Green apples. Another poor Zhiguli, why they export this to Sweden?