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Yanjing Beer - Beijing Yanjing Beer Group Corporation

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BA SCORE
62
poor

207 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 207
Reviews: 122
rAvg: 2.54
pDev: 22.44%
Wants: 1
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Beijing Yanjing Beer Group Corporation visit their website
China

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OldFrothingSlosh on 11-20-2001)
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Photo of safaricook
3.31/5  rDev +30.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Had this on my flight with Southern China from Amsterdam to Ghangzhou. Poured it from can into plastic cup.
Clear golden body exhibiting some carbonation; with white medium coarse foam that reduces to rim and further nothing.
Aroma opens acetic that fades and is almost unnoticed later on, white bread aroma
Taste of pale malts, barely any bitterness
Soft water, fine carbonation, some warming alcohol.
I find this to be a drinkable, smooth and clean rice lager without a proper hop presence. Aside from the acetic opening note there is not much aroma or taste but there is also nothing wrong. Would be my best choice amongst Chinese pale lagees so far.

safaricook, Sep 22, 2013
Photo of b1515152004
3/5  rDev +18.1%

b1515152004, Sep 16, 2013
Photo of GraduatedCashew
2.5/5  rDev -1.6%

GraduatedCashew, Aug 29, 2013
Photo of beijingbrewer
2.75/5  rDev +8.3%

beijingbrewer, Aug 13, 2013
Photo of Tr0janSlay3r
2/5  rDev -21.3%

Tr0janSlay3r, Aug 02, 2013
Photo of LJC3
2.25/5  rDev -11.4%

LJC3, Jul 22, 2013
Photo of mrfrancis
1.25/5  rDev -50.8%

mrfrancis, Jun 25, 2013
Photo of beerbtl
1.75/5  rDev -31.1%

beerbtl, Jun 24, 2013
Photo of napetry
2.5/5  rDev -1.6%

napetry, Jun 17, 2013
Photo of AlMarzo
2.25/5  rDev -11.4%

AlMarzo, Jun 16, 2013
Photo of TerryW
2.1/5  rDev -17.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

A deadly boring beer. Clear school bus yellow with a moderate white head that settles to a film and surrenders minor lace.

After that, its' utterly non-descript. The merest suggestion of hops and malt just barely distinguish this from a glass of fizzy water. Nothing off or offensive, just dull, dull, dull. That and its' wet.

Yawn.

TerryW, Jun 05, 2013
Photo of Slatetank
2.75/5  rDev +8.3%

Slatetank, May 24, 2013
Photo of cadaugherty
3/5  rDev +18.1%

cadaugherty, May 09, 2013
Photo of Eastside151
2.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Eastside151, May 01, 2013
Photo of RonaldTheriot
3.55/5  rDev +39.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Yanjing Beer has a thick, white head and a clear, bubbly, golden appearance, with some thin lacing left behind. The aroma is sugary sweet and grainy. Tastse is of the same, with a bit of paper and some light bittering thrown in. Mouthfeel is light and watery, and Yanjing Beer finishes crisp, clean, refreshing, and easy going. Overall, this is a very good beer, and I am so glad I was able to try it.

RJT

RonaldTheriot, Apr 25, 2013
Photo of BigBarley
3/5  rDev +18.1%

BigBarley, Apr 03, 2013
Photo of dertyd
3/5  rDev +18.1%

dertyd, Mar 23, 2013
Photo of BGsWo22
1/5  rDev -60.6%

BGsWo22, Mar 21, 2013
Photo of BucBasil
2.53/5  rDev -0.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Picked this up at a local thai place with some spicy pad thai.

A: poured from the 330 ml green bottle into a pint glass. the beer is light orange with a one finger head that doesn't last very long. Lots of carbonation.

S: somewhat malty but also an off cooked smell underneath. Other than that pretty faint.

T: malt and some thin hop flavor that is more vegetal. Somewhat watery. Not great. Adjuncty and really obvious.

Overall: typical asian pale lager. Nothing out of the ordinary or unexpected here.

BucBasil, Mar 15, 2013
Photo of mjacquard
1.5/5  rDev -40.9%

mjacquard, Mar 13, 2013
Photo of ianai
2.5/5  rDev -1.6%

ianai, Feb 17, 2013
Photo of Dapperticus
4/5  rDev +57.5%

Dapperticus, Feb 17, 2013
Photo of randylangford
1.25/5  rDev -50.8%

randylangford, Feb 13, 2013
Photo of tourdot
2.5/5  rDev -1.6%

tourdot, Feb 13, 2013
Photo of rorjets
1/5  rDev -60.6%

rorjets, Feb 10, 2013
Yanjing Beer from Beijing Yanjing Beer Group Corporation
62 out of 100 based on 207 ratings.