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Tsingtao - Tsingtao Brewery Co., Ltd.

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BA SCORE
65
poor

1,327 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 1,327
Reviews: 546
rAvg: 2.76
pDev: 23.91%
Wants: 15
Gots: 70 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tsingtao Brewery Co., Ltd. visit their website
China

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-20-2001)
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

Beerme09, Feb 01, 2012
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1.35/5  rDev -51.1%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

A- It is as though this beer was designed for someone that thought Coors light was too dark. It is almost transparent, and the green bottle can cause skunking to occur.

S- Smell is not really there, you can definitely smell the alcohol. fruity, light

T- begins with an almost lemon-grass taste, ends with a grainy, bready yeasty taste. Alcohol tastes very much present in back of mouth throughout drinking

M- Water like consistency, doesn't feel like beer at all (which I guess can be a good thing, if you are new to beer...)

O- I had high expectations for this beer, as I had a professor of Chinese studies highly recommend it. Apparently, she has never had any other kind of beer. The only good thing about this beer is that it is not more readily available in the United States.

Pdu8s, Feb 01, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

LJWalker, Feb 01, 2012
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

yooper920, Feb 01, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

shigg85, Jan 31, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -36.6%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Pours a very light yellow-gold. Almost like an apple juice. Head is non-existant 30 seconds after pouring.

The smell is over powering of skunk. a hint of sweetness can also be smelled.

There is very little taste to this beer, no complex flavors at all. Slightly over carbonated.

Would definitely not recommend.

InturnlDemize, Jan 31, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +63%

Antonius08, Jan 29, 2012
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

south33, Jan 25, 2012
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2/5  rDev -27.5%

starlight37, Jan 25, 2012
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1/5  rDev -63.8%

bmcduff2, Jan 24, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

brewbaker, Jan 20, 2012
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

TrojanWheels, Jan 19, 2012
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

JRHope, Jan 18, 2012
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

edwardkersh, Jan 17, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

strongaf, Jan 17, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

nmeiborg, Jan 17, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +26.8%

sh00ky, Jan 16, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

electtodefer, Jan 14, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -9.4%

sparx1100, Jan 12, 2012
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2/5  rDev -27.5%

bonbini26, Jan 11, 2012
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4/5  rDev +44.9%

iMilky, Jan 10, 2012
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3/5  rDev +8.7%

animal69, Jan 09, 2012
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1.5/5  rDev -45.7%

rderedin, Jan 07, 2012
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2/5  rDev -27.5%

godmare, Jan 06, 2012
Photo of Ruger
3.55/5  rDev +28.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

A - Pours a straw yellow with a white one finger head that dissipates very quickly no lacing.

S - Yeast very very very light hops not much going on.

T - I haven't had many adjunct lagers at all, but this one seems extremely good towards the style, light hops, wheat, and buttery corn on the cob. No skunk at all which surprised me because of the green bottle.

M - Light bodied with a good amount of carbonation considering I don't like over-carbonated stuff.

O - Wow, I would like to drink this with some Chinese food.

Ruger, Jan 06, 2012
Tsingtao from Tsingtao Brewery Co., Ltd.
65 out of 100 based on 1,327 ratings.