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Sapporo Premium Beer - Sapporo Breweries Ltd.

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1,672 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,672
Reviews: 583
rAvg: 2.84
pDev: 20.07%
Wants: 17
Gots: 186 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Japan

Style | ABV
Japanese Rice Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: IronDjinn on 05-28-2003

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Photo of thommo_nk
2.68/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

650ml can, meaning the beer has a slight metallic taste, otherwise not bad, fairly generic lager if you ask me. As far as jap beer goes, better to stick with Kirin Ichiban if you ask me.

Photo of powdersoldier
3.25/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of SirBrandonofMaltANDHops
2.52/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Fairly clean adjunct lager that's excellent with sushi.

Photo of Gajo74
3.08/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mrlafay
3.08/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of keng1343
2.53/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of bmac093
3/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Buzz3d
2.73/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Photo of CJNAPS
2.42/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Photo of TheBierdimpfe
3.26/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

My 1st can, poured in a pilsener glass :

Clear pale straw color. Foamy head that dies fast.

Overwhelming metallic smell with citrus.

Soft unique sweet taste that I enjoy. Fresh and crisp.

A Sake kind of bitter finish. Well balanced but dry.

Overall a very accessible beer with a bad smell...is the can bottle doing this?

Photo of DerAtomsmasher
3.17/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of fishstick_pete
2.31/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Photo of jsf14
2.84/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Harrastelija666
2.98/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of tfsimpkins
3.43/5  rDev +20.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 3 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 3

Photo of Devman171
3.16/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of briandaube
2.95/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Mortarforker
2.25/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Just a very poor tasting beer.Like a glass of bad water.

Photo of JKCooper
2.75/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of ghisty
3.18/5  rDev +12%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

appearance:
gold . nice lace. very clear. decent carb. thin. slight foamy lace, no head.

smell:
peppery. grainey rice. no malt and no hops.

taste:
thin favoured, and kind of slick, not overall to bad tasting, just basic.
a slight bitterness that leaves your mouth dry and it just doesnt last very long

mouth:
just a slightly sharp. normal beer kinda basicness. nothing special.

overall:
this beer doesnt get high reviews, but when you think about it's peers,
asian beers that get exported to canada? .. like.. tiger.. and maybe a few others, the other options are not great either, I'd say sapporo is top of the range for asian beer. but maybe i have no idea. anyways. its pretty decent, i like it for eating with. goes great with guess what... asian food. haha.

Photo of xICooRsYIx
2/5  rDev -29.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Just not a good beer. But whats a man to drink when he wants a beer at a small sushi restaurant.

Photo of Fcip78
3/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of MaSaiani
3/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Svendozen
2/5  rDev -29.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

This is just absolute crap

Photo of justevir
2.85/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

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Sapporo Premium Beer from Sapporo Breweries Ltd.
67 out of 100 based on 1,672 ratings.