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Saku Originaal - Saku Brewery LTD

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BA SCORE
70
okay

66 Ratings
THE BROS
72
okay

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Ratings: 66
Reviews: 44
rAvg: 2.92
pDev: 18.15%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Saku Brewery LTD visit their website
Estonia

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-23-2002)
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Ratings: 66 | Reviews: 44 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by wordemupg:
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wordemupg

Alberta (Canada)

2.68/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

500ml can poured into pint glass aug 10 2009

A golden yellow with a big head that fell fast and left no lace whatsoever

S a little sour with some lemon

T a little skunky with floral hops

M/D pretty basic and nothing special

dont go looking for this one

Serving type: can

08-11-2009 07:12:04 | More by wordemupg
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Finland

2.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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3/5  rDev +2.7%

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2.25/5  rDev -22.9%

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Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev +2.7%

06-16-2013 10:57:34 | More by TheBeeraholic
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Estonia

2.5/5  rDev -14.4%

04-29-2013 14:14:26 | More by pkenkman
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Estonia

3/5  rDev +2.7%

03-01-2013 13:55:09 | More by Olavi
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Illinois

3/5  rDev +2.7%

01-28-2013 09:34:37 | More by matjack85
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Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev +2.7%

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Redrover

Illinois

3.18/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

16.9 oz heavy brown bottle with no freshness ating but a informative label that tells me the beer is crystal filtered to give it a crisper taste, crystal clear clarity and freshness of draught.

Poured into my SA perfect pint glass, the beer is a light yellow with the promised clarity. There is a white head that collapses yet stays around in top.

The beer has a light grainy aroma. Not much there but no off or odd smells either.
The taste is slightly sweet, a bit grainy and the finish is slightly bitter (almost astringent). There is a hint of floral hops and touch of spice from the hops at mid glass. Not bad, but pretty average.

The mouth is medium with mid to levels of carbonation.

Not a bad beer, not that interesting, would like to try fresh in Estonia (Which has been on my to visit list for a while now). .

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10-31-2012 23:35:44 | More by Redrover
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Ireland

2.5/5  rDev -14.4%

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Heminoolo

Estonia

2.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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Estonia

3.25/5  rDev +11.3%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev +2.7%

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Wisconsin

3.33/5  rDev +14%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a semi-cloudy golden amber color with an average head. Scent is mild with malts and hints of floral tones. Taste is overly chalky with unique wheat tastes. Drinks rather smooth and has an overall sweet taste. Hard to compare it to anything but if I was, I’d say it a thicker, better tasting Miller Lite. Pretty good for an imported lager from a small country. An interesting find for the mid-west never-the-less.

Serving type: bottle

09-12-2012 03:44:16 | More by Lemke10
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Estonia

3.75/5  rDev +28.4%

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Finland

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thekevlarkid

Maryland

3.03/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

It’s extra original because of the extra ‘A.’ Sooo…. Anyway. Out of a bottle this beer was a clear golden color with lots of rising carbonation and a cap of white head. The foam was short-lived however and it left minimal lacing. The aroma was of dry grains, a bit of corn, some hints of citrus hops and bready malt. The flavors were generic, but not unpleasant to my palate. I tasted notes of pale malt, sweet malt, corn, dough and saltine crackers with a clean, lightly hoppy finish. The mouthfeel was average, the body medium/light and the carbonation a touch high. Easy to drink but nothing I’d seek out again; the Saku Porter is much more interesting, in my opinion.

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03-05-2012 00:35:25 | More by thekevlarkid
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New Jersey

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Saku Originaal from Saku Brewery LTD
70 out of 100 based on 66 ratings.