Marks & Spencer
Brewed at Menabrea (Forst)

Style: Pale Lager
Paddington, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
This beer is brewed using a completely natural slow fermentation using mountain water from the Alps. This family-owned brewery was founded 150 years ago to be in harmony with nature and has a spectacular setting against a backdrop of mountains. Ingredients: water, barley malt, maize, hops, yeast.

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DruncanVeasey (8225) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2011
Pale yellow with a undulating white foam. Delicate herbal hop and honeyed biscuit aroma with hints of chamois leather. Fine soft taste without adjuncts or flaws; clean shrubby German hop, cut grass, thistle, hay mellowing into bread and honey. Top lager than wouldn’t embarrass itself in Munich.

Gary (1999) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 25, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 26, 2011 (500ml ,pasteruised bottle) Ok this shit is ok : its headless and soulless but it retains a nice buttery, bready sweet palate , with herbal hop bitter notes; its not too dismilar to a Helles .

sm89walt (2064) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 17, 2010
500ml bottle. Poured with a mostly lasting, creamy, foamy white head atop a yellow-orange body. Standard lagery grain aromas but a nice crisp hoppiness and sweetness. Delicate hop flavour profile, some grainy sweetness and a dryish, subtly bitter end. Light, moderately carbonated body with a short finish.

johndoughty (5398) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2010
Bottle. Golden and low on carbonation with a small head. Medium body with some sweetness that lingered. Pleasant but a little overdone on the sweetness for my taste.

Rune (12587) - Tromsř, NORWAY - JUL 18, 2010
500ml bottle bought from a M&S food store at Leeds City Station. One-Finger, loose white head. Straw-golden body. Vaguely smell of dry malts, hay and water. Cheap malty flavour in the direction of cardboard. Crisp, oily and lively carbonated (hotel room, 11.07.2010).

fonefan (48640) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2010
Bottle 500ml.
Clear medium yellow to orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, corn, malt ekstragt, vegetable, cardboard. Flavor is light moderate sweet with a average to long duration, cardboard and cardboard. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20100119]

berkshirejohn (6448) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2010
50cl bottle. Straw coloured with a thin white head; grainy aroma; crispy grainy flavour; delicate and biscuity finish with a hint of wet cardboard.

chriso (7533) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2010
Bottle, from Marks & Spencer, consumed on 30 July 2009. Decent enough pale gold appearance. Otherwise entirely uninspiring. Loads of cardboard. Fairly dry. Pretty poor stuff all round.

Ungstrup (37268) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2010
Bottled. A golden beer with a thn off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of straw and malt, leading to a bitter finish.

Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2010
Bottle 50 cl. Pours a clear yellow with a white lacing head. Sweet malty nose with a discreet flowery hoppiness. Medium body, soft and smooth mouthfeel with some malt and brewing cereal and a touch of cardboard. No real bitterness. 190110

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