Brewed by Brasserie Nationale d’Haiti - BRANA (Heineken)
Style: Pale Lager
Port au Prince, Haiti


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RATINGS: 193   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.87/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
Prestige Lager beer is brewed using only natural hops, two row malt (75% 2-row Malt, 25% refined sugar), the finest yeast, and purest water, along with state of the art technology and the most qualified technicians. This has enabled Prestige Lager to win the first prize Gold Medal at the most coveted and prestigious award "The World Beer Cup 2000" in the catagory American Style Lager.

ABV from 5% to 5.6% at some point.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Holmen2 (3068) - NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Shared bottle at RB/HD at Askje 18.11.14. Very pale and clear yellow. Small and diminishing head. No lacing. Wet cardboard and wine gum in aroma. Not much taste. A bit astringent and unfresh aftertaste.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Sigmund (6884) - Tau, NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Shared bottle at local tasting. ABV is 5.6%. Pale golden colour, low white head. Strong sweetish aroma, notes of grass and artificial candy. Medium sweet flavour, very moderate hops but not undrinkable.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
abemorsten (3591) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Small shared bottle during RBHD geocatching session. Clear pale golden body with a white rim. Sugary nose. Watery and light bodied with a sharp carbonation. Light sweet and papery bitter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
chinchill (4422) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 11, 2014
12 oz bottle at 5.6% ABV. Pours pale golden-amber with a largish head that displays good retention. O: a Carribean made Heineken pale lager, complete with mild bitterness and a faint skunkiness. Better than expected but the idea of a beer from Haiti is a bit scary.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Niko100 (2729) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 10, 2014
Light straw color; Light slightly creamy body; Aroma and flavor of sweet malt, cereal/corn, and grain; Pretty bland; Not that good.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cunningham (7198) - Halden, NORWAY - SEP 10, 2014
Clear pale golden with a bubbly head that soon vanish completely. Not even a thin white layer. Not to bad aroma. Tad sweet caramel malty and mild grainy. Medium body. Tad sweet and a moderate bitterness. Flavor….hmmm yeah there are some. Absolutely not the worst around. Mild sweet caramel malty, mild herbal hoppy and some fruity notes. No vegetables! Yes. Not any fancy stuff this. But lager rarely are. Not skunky and full of cooked vegetables as many others of its kind. Looks really bad, but quite drinkable on a hot sunny day.
[Bottle from a trade with RobertDale]

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
BLADT (700)
- Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle from the sister. Pours a clean lemon yellow. Almost no head. Bread, mild lemon, paper and light skunk on nose. Light body. High carbonation. Corn and honey interspersed with some actual grain flavors. Focus, and you even find some faint grassy hops with a lemon affect. Finishes sweet. Aspartame mouthfeel. Not horrible. In fact, apart from the chemical mouthfeel, drinkable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Bork (452) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - AUG 4, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 13, 2014 Watery lager with unpleasant skunky, perfumed hops and a long, tart finish and aftertaste reminiscent of unwashed socks. The perfect evidence that no matter how awful your beer is, there is a medal out there for you to win.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Foxbush (1855) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - AUG 4, 2014
12 oz bottles This was the beer drink in Haiti. The pale lager has a thin, white head with a straw-like appearance. The aroma is faint of sweet malt.. The taste of this beer was refreshing after spending the whole day in the dusty humid heat of Haiti. The flavors mostly of barley malt, and grains. There is some hop bitterness. The medium body lager had average carbonation. The lager again finished with a refreshing crisp taste.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
SHIG (4722) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Bottle thanks to my Father-in-Law: Poured a cloudy super carbonated bubbling yellow to golden with a bubbly white head. The aroma is a blast of skunkcock right in the nasal, some sour grain. Taste is not as bad as I expected sweet grass a little watery and grain.

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