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Brewed by Beijing Yanjing Brewery Co.
Style: Pale Lager
Beijing, China

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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.98/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Chinas #1 selling beer, brewed with spring water for a crisp, refreshing taste. Editors note: It is not known what the specs of exported Yanjing are, but in the Chinese market the main Yanjing Beer is 10P and 3.6%.

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0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
thopkins (4) - Shanghai, CHINA - JUL 28, 2012 does not count
This is the Budwieser of Beijing. A working mans beer that goes for about 33 cents US in a 600ml bottle. Flat, even highly iced down and newly opened, the equivilent of Koelsh but without the character, or any character, it reminds me now of off tasting water with a hint of something called "beer." avoid avoid avoid

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
cards04 (2766) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 13, 2012
Not a bad lager. Some sweet grainy aromas and flavours. Interesting apple flavour up front. Quite decent.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
PorterPounder (7768) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 11, 2012
Tallahassee, Fl - Beer Stop (my annual obligatory visit t kick the tires) - 330 ml green bottle. Pours a very light golden with a very tiny white bubbly head. Aroma has some sulfur notes, a hint of spent grain. Flavor is rather bland with some dry grassy notes, a hint of boiled corn, some paper bag notes. Dry and thin mouthfeel. Drinkable.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ffaoe (727) - Moorestown, New Jersey, USA - JUN 9, 2012
decent aroma golden with a nice head. lacking in flavor but what little flavor it has is balanced, kind of watery

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
boozedude (2228) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - APR 21, 2012
Pours yellow.. Aroma is sort of grainy some shunk...taste has some sweet notes..overall good

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
RobertDale (6229) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - APR 14, 2012
330 ml. bottle. Pours a pale gold with a small white head. Aroma of grain and skunk. Nothing positive to say. If you need to rate a beer from China, I hope you can find something else.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Niko100 (2844) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 14, 2012
Nice straw/gold color; Light body; Aroma and flavor of grain/rice, cereal, and very light malt; Quite bland and watery; Pretty bad actually.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
coyforce (684) - California, USA - MAR 18, 2012
This tastes absolutely like I would expect it to - disgusting. Aroma is skunky and taste is like moldy hay. Looks bright yellow, but no head and lightly carbonated. The palate is tacky and this beer leaves a terrible aftertaste.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
canuck_j (80) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 12, 2012
AROMA: some floral hops slight malt APPEARANCE: light golden yellow. white head. TASTE: distinctly lacking in ingredients for the no. 1 beer from China. Guess no one in China can afford real beer. PALATE: Very light . good carbonation. CO2 is cheap. OVERALL: a great beer if you compare it to Budweiser or Kokanee. otherwise a very disappointing excuse for a lager.

1.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
mickeykaline (8) - Northville, Michigan, USA - DEC 31, 2011 does not count
Not remarkable in any way whatosever. Smells like a beer looks like piss. tastes just a little better than a bud.


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