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Sapporo Reserve - Sapporo Breweries Ltd.

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Sapporo ReserveSapporo Reserve

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BA SCORE
75
okay

298 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 298
Reviews: 168
rAvg: 3.23
pDev: 17.03%
Wants: 10
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sapporo Breweries Ltd. visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-24-2001)
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harpus

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

04-08-2014 16:06:44 | More by harpus
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erialbill

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

04-06-2014 22:50:57 | More by erialbill
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ZOSO2192

New York

2.5/5  rDev -22.6%

03-30-2014 18:43:06 | More by ZOSO2192
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LADYBEAST

California

3/5  rDev -7.1%

03-26-2014 05:29:01 | More by LADYBEAST
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brpendergast85

District of Columbia

2/5  rDev -38.1%

03-25-2014 04:52:43 | More by brpendergast85
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elglueckert

Montana

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

03-20-2014 03:19:09 | More by elglueckert
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pkalix

California

2.59/5  rDev -19.8%

poured into my Blue Moon pilsner glass and immediately got 9 inches of head. I mean foam. waited. then poured some more. I can smell corn. frothy head. not special in any regard. why do I do this to myself? I have a cellar full of really good stuff and yet I buy this turd, and others.... it said "all malt" so I was intrigued.... it 'piqued' my curiosity... wish it were only 12 oz instead of this.... holy crap this can is 22oz!!!
first drink is bland, bitter, sweet, corn-y. immediately tells my brain to order pizza. now I know why- bland bread carbs to wipe out nasty taste... but hey! everyone gave them a 75 in the ratings! that's better than the other swill I have left. I ought to just switch over to whiskey now while i'm still in a good mood...

wait! "brewed and canned in Ontario Canada...." WTF??? darned Canadians.,....

03-15-2014 22:14:57 | More by pkalix
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

03-15-2014 21:47:54 | More by kylehay2004
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RockinRich

Florida

5/5  rDev +54.8%

03-15-2014 02:09:26 | More by RockinRich
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dbarny76

Oklahoma

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

03-11-2014 02:31:36 | More by dbarny76
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TrojanRB

California

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

03-02-2014 18:24:44 | More by TrojanRB
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javlin624

Texas

4/5  rDev +23.8%

03-02-2014 02:52:16 | More by javlin624
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Machete824

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +16.1%

03-01-2014 04:46:23 | More by Machete824
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ParkbrauFan

Iowa

3/5  rDev -7.1%

02-28-2014 03:52:13 | More by ParkbrauFan
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SuperMario

California

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

02-27-2014 06:27:41 | More by SuperMario
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cgrunin

Texas

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

02-27-2014 01:53:46 | More by cgrunin
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JIMTRK16

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

02-26-2014 21:57:26 | More by JIMTRK16
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JuicesFlowing

Kansas

3/5  rDev -7.1%

Poured into a shaker pint glass.

Look: Not quite crystal clear golden color. Fizzy white head the calms to a film, no lacing.

Aroma: Sweet rice, grains up front. Smelled metallic at first but much better after the beer settled for a few minutes.

Taste: Starts out a bit metallic, sour, and rough. As the beer warms, it seems to mellow out into cardboard, papery grains, and just a little bit of a metallic finish.

Mouthfeel: Almost creamy, but has too much bite on the finish.

Overall: A bit rough around the edges, the flavor seemed to change from the first sip to the last. Didn't really care for the inconsistency.

02-14-2014 21:10:26 | More by JuicesFlowing
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kvgomps

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -7.1%

01-24-2014 01:13:13 | More by kvgomps
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sneezye

Oklahoma

2.25/5  rDev -30.3%

01-06-2014 17:54:15 | More by sneezye
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JDababneh

Arizona

3.51/5  rDev +8.7%

Overall, this is a good tasting beer; nice malt flavors with some hop notes. The color is somewhat between a yellow and orange color, very appealing color for a beer.

The biggest issue, in my opinion, is that it is very flat tasting. There was no head after pouring this beer and I see no signs of carbonation within the glass. This leaves something desired on the palate when drinking.

12-29-2013 21:43:39 | More by JDababneh
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Theogre83

Kansas

3/5  rDev -7.1%

12-26-2013 01:48:57 | More by Theogre83
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IAmAWalrus

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +16.1%

12-24-2013 05:09:47 | More by IAmAWalrus
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tyleeis

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -7.1%

12-22-2013 03:38:11 | More by tyleeis
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animal69

Louisiana

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

12-15-2013 03:23:48 | More by animal69
Sapporo Reserve from Sapporo Breweries Ltd.
75 out of 100 based on 298 ratings.