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Steinlager - New Zealand Breweries Limited

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BA SCORE
67
poor

369 Ratings
THE BROS
72
okay

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Ratings: 369
Reviews: 271
rAvg: 2.86
pDev: 19.93%
Wants: 4
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Zealand Breweries Limited visit their website
New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-06-2002)
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Reviews by Halcyondays:
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Halcyondays

California

2/5  rDev -30.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

25.4 oz. Bottle Purchased at Seagate Liquor in Huntington Beach.

A: Yellow, with a white, rocky head that dissipates quickly, leaving an interesting remnant of clear bubbles.

S: Smells of light malt, and some skunk due to the green bottle.

T: Not as skunky as one might think from the smell, but I was surprised at how light it was, some malts and noble hops evident.

M: Very light and crisp, high in carbonation.

D: Not hard to drink, I got through the bottle pretty easily, but not something I would seek out again.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2007 23:36:16 | More by Halcyondays
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Steinlager from New Zealand Breweries Limited
67 out of 100 based on 369 ratings.