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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

285 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 285
Reviews: 159
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 21.15%
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 livingregret:
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livingregret

Washington

3.1/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 4

Serving Type: Standard Bottle

Appearance: Pours a bright and clear yellow liquid. No head

Smell: sweet corn and grain come through the most

Taste: Well...it taste like hops and corn. Not really crisp. Not overly sweet. Pretty standard flavour for a American Lager

Mouthfeel: A bit thin....no real carbonation or kick

Drinkability: This is a average lager that really isn't any better than any of the mass produced generic brands. A little better taste though than say a budlight or Coors

Serving type: bottle

09-18-2007 05:13:34 | More by livingregret
More User Reviews:
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cannontm


1.25/5  rDev -55.2%

07-25-2014 16:59:24 | More by cannontm
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Dbrag

Maine

3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

07-25-2014 02:44:07 | More by Dbrag
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PA-Michigander

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-08-2014 03:43:08 | More by PA-Michigander
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AlexFreeman

North Carolina

3/5  rDev +7.5%

07-06-2014 21:37:34 | More by AlexFreeman
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Latarnik

New Jersey

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

07-06-2014 21:35:01 | More by Latarnik
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lelepat

Hong Kong

2.24/5  rDev -19.7%
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.

Serving type: bottle

07-06-2014 02:00:47 | More by lelepat
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Florya

Norway

3/5  rDev +7.5%

06-28-2014 19:39:46 | More by Florya
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Chronark

Norway

1.75/5  rDev -37.3%

06-28-2014 11:12:46 | More by Chronark
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pknyc

New York

3/5  rDev +7.5%

06-28-2014 10:07:48 | More by pknyc
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Jmbbabson

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev +7.5%

06-28-2014 01:30:07 | More by Jmbbabson
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patre_tim

China

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

06-23-2014 23:03:11 | More by patre_tim
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HoppySeb

Washington

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

06-09-2014 20:06:06 | More by HoppySeb
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ArsMoriendiOU818

New York

1/5  rDev -64.2%

06-07-2014 23:07:41 | More by ArsMoriendiOU818
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Slongie

Alberta (Canada)

2/5  rDev -28.3%

05-29-2014 19:06:35 | More by Slongie
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kevinlater

Ontario (Canada)

2.93/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

bottle into plastic cup. oops

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

Serving type: bottle

05-24-2014 04:38:12 | More by kevinlater
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Bralis

Israel

2/5  rDev -28.3%

05-21-2014 05:14:13 | More by Bralis
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leprechaunandfatman

Ohio

2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

05-21-2014 01:02:51 | More by leprechaunandfatman
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kingston2

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +7.5%

05-19-2014 08:48:38 | More by kingston2
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kilobees

Kentucky

3/5  rDev +7.5%

05-18-2014 21:31:02 | More by kilobees
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MattRiggs

Germany

2.04/5  rDev -26.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 1.75

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.

It is golden and clear. It has a very thin head that disappears very quickly.

I've never tasted a beer with so much DMS.

Serving type: bottle

04-27-2014 18:34:34 | More by MattRiggs
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Ty1607

France

3/5  rDev +7.5%

04-25-2014 15:21:59 | More by Ty1607
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dryndantheman

Ireland

2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

04-21-2014 15:49:52 | More by dryndantheman
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chicagoish

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +7.5%

04-14-2014 00:29:50 | More by chicagoish
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PetrusPalmgren

Sweden

2/5  rDev -28.3%

04-10-2014 00:10:34 | More by PetrusPalmgren
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San Miguel Premium Lager from San Miguel Brewery Inc.
66 out of 100 based on 285 ratings.