Norrlands Guld Ljus
Spendrups Bryggeri AB

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Style:
Lager - Light
Ranked #140
ABV:
4.7%
Score:
70
Ranked #53,529
Avg:
2.14 | pDev: 29.44%
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
10
From:
Spendrups Bryggeri AB
 
Sweden
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Year-round
Wants
  1
Gots
  3
SCORE
70
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Notes: Introduced in September 2009.
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bark from Sweden

1.69/5  rDev -21%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

The Colour is pale gold; the large compact head is off-white. It sinks slowly leaving no lacing.

The smell is sour with some frowsy notes of pulp, black pepper, and motor oil. There is also a bitter chemical note of citric acid.

The taste is light with an unclean sour-bitter flavour. Dough, wet paper and paper pulp. Some notes of crackers and pepper. The aftertaste is sourish with a mild saccharine sweetness.

The carbonation is medium strong, the bubbles mid-sized. The liquid is watery.

Is this a beer brewed without any aroma hops at all?

Sep 06, 2010
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aztraz from Sweden

2/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Jun 19, 2019
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bmaggot from Lithuania

2.8/5  rDev +30.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Sep 09, 2016
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Evil_Pidde from Sweden

2.62/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

33 cl really short-necked clear bottle. Label is in grey and silver. Looks so crappy so it's kind of cool-looking.

A: Pours light golden (just as the name indicates - in Swedish) with a airy light white head that sinks quickly, leaving almost no lace.

S: Malt and bitter hops, faint citric notes. Smells a lot better and more than I thougth before. A grainy off-smell with hints of butter, though.

T: Grainy, buttery and some pourly balanced malt. Citric notes together with faint bitter hops. I feel faint corn, even though the label states there's only malt in it...

M: Kind of rough light body and rich carbonation - quite offensive. Aftertaste is pretty short and holds only some bitterness.

D: This is my first Light Lager, and my guess before was that it would be like Adjunct Lager from America. In some ways it was like Adjunct Lager, but a little bit different. This is not my favourite style but this one wasn't as bad as I tought.

Jun 28, 2010
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rarbring from Sweden

2/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

The beverage is clear and pale straw colored, a white slightly uneven head, no lacing, no curtains.

The smell is slightly of corn flakes, boiled vegetables and a chemical acidity.

Starts rather sweet, white bread, green apples and a rather low clean bitterness. A slight alcoholic touch.

Medium carbonation, small foamy bubbles, a weak body, somewhat boozy feeling.

A straight, uninteresting, not impressive beer.

Apr 17, 2011
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Mattias from Sweden

1.75/5  rDev -18.2%

Jun 05, 2013
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olradetbalder from Sweden

1.25/5  rDev -41.6%

Nov 21, 2014
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Robertas from Lithuania

2.18/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Nov 22, 2016
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Bajengurkan from Sweden

2.09/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Nov 06, 2017
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Renata78 from Sweden

3.6/5  rDev +68.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Aug 11, 2018
Norrlands Guld Ljus from Spendrups Bryggeri AB
Beer rating: 70 out of 100 with 10 ratings