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San Miguel Premium Lager - San Miguel Brewery Inc.

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San Miguel Premium LagerSan Miguel Premium Lager

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BA SCORE
66
poor

284 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 284
Reviews: 159
rAvg: 2.8
pDev: 20.71%
Wants: 4
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
San Miguel Brewery Inc. visit their website
Philippines

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-12-2001)
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Reviews by SargeC:
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SargeC

Japan

3.58/5  rDev +27.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Very pale yellow brew with a frothy white head.

Smell: Buttery hop presence, some sharp metallic aromas.

Taste: Minor malt flavor that is embraced by a touch of hop flavor. Ends up being pretty refreshing.

Mouthfeel: Light body, very crisp and clean.

Drinkablity: The brew is very easy to consume. Just looking at the bottle reminds me of good times in the P.I.

Serving type: bottle

03-12-2008 04:58:37 | More by SargeC
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2.24/5  rDev -20%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

San Miguel is probably one of the most easily accessible lager in Hong Kong. With relatively cheap price compared with imported brands or Blue Girl, another local preference, it remains popular among Hongkongers.

A: nothing special, maybe a bit yellower compared with European lagers

S: some smell of malt and hop

T: very mild with an aftertaste of some sugar

M: very high carbonation. That's all

O: mediocre lager with nothing remarkable. Find better choices if possible.

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1.75/5  rDev -37.5%

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2.93/5  rDev +4.6%
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a: typical lager clear pale yellow

s: grain, corn, hops

t: grains, hints of apple, a bit of sweet corn, ending with a leafy tea-like bitterness, with slight metallic notes on the back end

m: light body with high carbonation

o: probably one of my favourite lagers. there's nothing interesting happening in this beer but there's nothing offensive about it either. drinkable and somewhat tasty

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2.04/5  rDev -27.1%
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A ton of DMS. I can't get past the high levels of DMS to accurately review much else. I can only smell corn, no hops. It is fairly dry, but can't get over the DMS. I can't taste any malt, only cooked corn.

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San Miguel Premium Lager from San Miguel Brewery Inc.
66 out of 100 based on 284 ratings.