RSRIZZO (2010) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - AUG 27, 2017 ghawener (1608) - Santa Tecla, - FEB 8, 2009
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle: Got it from my brother from a Vietnamese restaurant in NY. I thought it would be my first rating from Vietnam, turns out its from France...label says Vietnam so I’ll count it! Unoffensive.
12 oz bottle (courtesy of Headbanger) poured into a Shaker at 45°. Color is bright clear gold with light carbonation and a thin head. Aroma is light sweet grain and a note of caramel. It has a lighter body with a crisp mouth feel. Flavor is sweet corn that has toffee notes and a faint hop spice and bitterness. Overall not bad for the style. Bacchus66 (782) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 27, 2017
Bottle at Basil Chas. Pretty much as expected for an EPL Pale yellow with a thin fizzy head. Mild cereal, corn, squash. Light funk on the finish. gripweed57 (2733) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - AUG 8, 2017
From old tasting notes. Brewed in Tien Giang, Vietnam. Pale yellow gold color. Bubbly white head. Grainy malt nose. Tart lemon peel malt flavor. Thin bodied, yet drinkable. Brief finish and aftertaste. vipinvelp (4505) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - MAY 10, 2017
Clear yellow, small white lacing foam head. Weak barley aroma and indeed Heineken taste. Too bad this does not classify as a Vietnam beer. (Galveston 201705) crossovert (13457) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 30, 2017
33cl bottle, foil top. This is a bad one. Just murky skunky malt water. Gross stuff.
Cavie (4760) - Arlington, Texas, USA - APR 19, 2017
Bottle. Clear straw gold color, white bubbly head. Aroma is light skunk, grainy sweet notes. Very straightforward. Husky grain. Some rice notes. Flavor of grain and light sweetness. Headbanger (4012) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 2, 2017
12 oz bottle 3/2/17 (Courtesy of TerryR)-42° in Shaker-Pours clear light golden with a small white head. Aroma of malt, skunk, and sweetness. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew is just another pale lager. alrick (149) - FRANCE - FEB 20, 2017
A boire comme de l’eau. Limite la seule bière que je pourrais avaler avec du sirop.. eRock_2013 (490) - South Carolina, USA - FEB 11, 2017
Hmm well my bottle says "product of Vietnam" although word in the beer blogosphere is that it’s primarily brewed by Heiney in France; either way this is a standard cheap adjunct-macro-lager that only tastes decent when you go in with modest expectations. Pours an initially foamy and well-laced pale gold color, lacing stays steady but the head dissipates to nothing rather quickly, not impressive. Aroma is sweet dank grain, hay, and some herbal hoppiness. In a weird way, reminiscent of the smell of honey-nut cheerios. Taste is an acceptable pale malt and sweet grain flavor, finishes with a sour vegetal hop note. Light-bodied, smooth, but sour on the palate. Overall it wasn’t offensive, but hardly something to recommend. Maracuja05 (1333) - Mainz, GERMANY - JAN 15, 2017
05-01-17 // bottle at home. Azerbaijan version. Pours a clear golden beer. Horrible nose, cant really describe the taste. Tastes like old grains with some water. Not very enjoyable.