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Brewed by Desnoes and Geddes (Diageo PLC)
Style: Pale Lager
Kingston, Jamaica

bottled
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RATINGS: 2384   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
First brewed in 1938.
It is a light alcohol drink with not too strong bitterness but rather soft taste; therefore, its easy to drink it up.
Brewed for the UK market by Charles Wells since 1976.
Brewed for US market at City Brewerys Latrobe plant since 2012.

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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
Shinaki (17) - NORWAY - MAY 28, 2017
Tammere enn norsk industripils. Lite av alt, kjenner noe maltsmak. Litt gjr i aroma. Klart, gyllent med hurtig forsvinnende skumkrone.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
tntracey (53) - - MAY 14, 2017
Not great, not bad, kinda boring to tell the truth, but a free beer is a good beer! Would not drink this beer again outside of Jamaica!

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
OnTheTrail (484) - Virginia, USA - MAY 14, 2017
Pours clear yellow, thin white head. Aroma is light apple juice, hint of malt. Taste is thin applish sweet malt, not off putting, but not much there. Mouthful is quite light. Overall a thin watery inoffensive light lager. Should have had it on a warmer day.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bdleedahl (432) - , Saskatchewan, CANADA - MAY 3, 2017
Within the style it's all right. Has substantially more flavour than american light lagers. And decent body for the style surprisingly. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ZacM612 (689) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - APR 16, 2017
From a bottle on a cruise ship. Clear golden with a thin white head. Grainy, easy to drink. The Jamaicans say the DG means "damn good". I say just okay, mon.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mtitov (183) - Moscow, RUSSIA - MAR 29, 2017
Практич& самое любимое пиво на Карибах& Отличны& вкус на жаре. Хорошо что можно найти практич& везде в Америке и Карибах

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mindwarp (275) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 9, 2017
Pours a light gold with a small white head. Sweet malty aroma. Taste is of sweet water with a hint of malt. Doesnt have a bad taste just doesnt have much of a taste. Might be good on a beach in the sun.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
sjogro (3767) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 5, 2017
Bottle at home. Clear golden with white head. Light sweet bubblegummy malts, grain, raw potato, vegetal bitter, buttery green bean boil water, earthy bitter notes. Moderate sweet and bitter, over medium body. Very malty and very soft. Malt is massiv. Too bad the taste is poor mon. Soft is da carbonation. Mweeeeep! Country tick Selassi-I.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
dandeman (956) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 2, 2017
Bouteille reue en cadeau. Olfactif aux tons de levure industrielle. Lgers accents de grain et de mas. Le visuel est entre le dor et le jaune paille avec une belle grosse mousse qui persiste bien. Au got, a met en vidence la levure industrielle avec un fond de grains amer (Harsh). Un soupon de sirop de mas et une lgre amertume herbace couronne un gustatif typique de production de masse qui me laisse totalement indiffrent. Une bire industrielle tout fait dans la moyenne des bires de consommation de masse.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Skarecrow (639) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - MAR 2, 2017
330ml bottle from Dan Murphys Melbourne Pale straw with good head. Cereal aroma with malt note. Slight bitterness followed by a grainy palate and a sweet finish. As it says, easy drinking. Nothing complex here.


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