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Sapporo Premium Beer - Sapporo Breweries Ltd.

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BA SCORE
67
poor

1,550 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,550
Reviews: 560
rAvg: 2.85
pDev: 20%
Wants: 12
Gots: 128 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sapporo Breweries Ltd. visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
Japanese Rice Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: IronDjinn on 05-28-2003)
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leinie13, May 12, 2012
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dmargittai, May 11, 2012
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2/5  rDev -29.8%

prisoner1572, May 10, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -38.6%

FriedGold2112, May 05, 2012
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2.73/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Appearance: Pours a crystal clear straw color with a nice foamy head that stays around for a few minutes than virtually disappears with no appreciable lacing.
Aroma: Not much here, maybe a little hops and grass
Taste: More of the same here, no off flavors but nothing to excite you either. A little sweet fruit, grassy hops, and malt.
Texture: Crisp and light from carbonation
Drinkability: Mass produced taste, not bad, wouldn't seek out but would grab in place of many others.
Notes: A few sips from the can than poured into a Pilsener Glass.

MortarPestle, May 04, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -3.5%

tizride, May 03, 2012
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2/5  rDev -29.8%

falconxman, May 03, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

snowsurfer422, May 03, 2012
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3/5  rDev +5.3%

JimGlonke, May 01, 2012
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2/5  rDev -29.8%

Mississippi, Apr 29, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -21.1%

avisong, Apr 26, 2012
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3.85/5  rDev +35.1%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Nice golden color pured on my glass. Medium white head that dissipates quickly. It has a barly malt smell with little hop presence. Taste is nice with good balance. I enjoyed this beer as any good lager. It has good aftertaste and it is refreshing. Really good.

stan66, Apr 25, 2012
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3/5  rDev +5.3%

Irrationalist, Apr 23, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev +14%

DerwinWentworth, Apr 22, 2012
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3/5  rDev +5.3%

Metz, Apr 22, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

illini4x4, Apr 20, 2012
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3/5  rDev +5.3%

ZachRusk, Apr 17, 2012
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2.45/5  rDev -14%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Looks like piss water. Pale straw color and almost completely clear. Thick, white, fluffy head with good lacing.

Better smell than look. Flowery, fruity, grainy nose, almost yeasty biscuit-like.

Typical crappy lager-like lack of flavor, tastes like dirt must taste.

Little to no feel, mostly just a combination of sour and bitter.

Tastes like a shitty American macro, wish I hadn't picked up the 22-ounce can.

RickS95, Apr 16, 2012
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1.35/5  rDev -52.6%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.5

First had: ?

Ever notice that beers labeled as "premium" are almost always the exact opposite? Sapporo "Premium" pours from the can a golden-straw-yellow color, clear, with a fizzy white head. Aroma of grains, corn, skunk...pretty much adjunct lager. Taste is the same, grains, corn, malty sweetness, and vague yeastiness. Light body, thin, unnecessary, undrinkable. Yet strangely still better than Bud or Old E.

Rifugium, Apr 15, 2012
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Danobold, Apr 15, 2012
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NoProblem, Apr 15, 2012
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2.73/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

i try to like this at sushi places, but this one doesnt do it for me ever. last night i had a bomber with some nice sushi down the street at john hollys. pours clear watery looking straw yellow color with a small white head. smells like grains that do actually aromatically compliment the sushi, but certainly would not be appealing in any other context. flavor is adjunct lagery, not bad and rotten metallic taste, but just sort of irrelevant really. feel is fine, bubbly and light, drinkable if you are half dead. forget this one

StonedTrippin, Apr 13, 2012
Sapporo Premium Beer from Sapporo Breweries Ltd.
67 out of 100 based on 1,550 ratings.