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Sapporo Draft Beer - Sapporo Breweries Ltd.

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BA SCORE
68
poor

207 Ratings
THE BROS
73
okay

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Ratings: 207
Reviews: 114
rAvg: 2.87
pDev: 21.95%
Wants: 2
Gots: 6 | 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: canadianbarman on 03-24-2001)
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davidchollar

Washington

3.2/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

(about sapporo draft beer i previously said)
tastes bad ! ewww. like sour old spinach in aluminum foil! nasty.
i dont consider this very drinkable even by japanese beer standards, which are really low.

i am now convinced that i got a bad bottle. it was the first time this beer was so horrible, and it caused me to avoid it for a couple months. until tonight, when i saw it on sale by the can...

looks standard rice lager golden, decent head sticks around for a few minutes, even leaves a little lacing. the smell is what separates this from asahi and kirin, you can actually smell it from a little distance, and it's not bad. typical macro lager scents, malty, but more complex than the others. i swear i detect some toastiness and even a hint of pear! tastes pretty watery and plain up front, but with a pleasant little bitter finish making this quite drinkable. I'll take yebisu over this for a session beer, but this might be better with food.

Serving type: can

10-19-2005 11:57:50 | More by davidchollar
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Sapporo Draft Beer from Sapporo Breweries Ltd.
68 out of 100 based on 207 ratings.