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Harp Lager - Guinness Ltd.

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BA SCORE
75
okay

2,206 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 2,206
Reviews: 697
rAvg: 3.23
pDev: 17.34%
Wants: 27
Gots: 191 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-03-2001)
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look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Poured from the bottle into a pilsner glass. Body is dark straw-colored yellow with a small whitish head that settles quickly, leaving behind decent lace. For what it is, it's a decent-looking beer.

S: Faint. A touch of cereal grains, but really that's a stretch. This might be the weakest-smelling beer I've ever had. Though to be honest, given the style, I was expecting some skunkiness. The fact that there's none is actually a bonus (no one should ever use green bottles).

T: Again, there's not much to say about the taste either. A touch of grainy malt, then finishing with an ever-so-slight bitterness that dissipates in the aftertaste to leave a clean semi-dry impression. After a few sips, however, I'm getting a sweet fruitiness on the back of the tongue into the aftertaste.

M: Definitely light in heft, carbonation is moderate. Feels a bit watery, but that might be more a characteristic of the flavor than the feel.

O: This might be the best Euro Pale Lager I've ever had - but that's not saying much. The lack of skunky scents and tastes makes this one a better option than others in the style, but it's far from interesting. Quaffable and inoffensive.

Kendo, Dec 04, 2011
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Harp Lager from Guinness Ltd.
75 out of 100 based on 2,206 ratings.