Asahi Super Dry | Asahi Breweries Ltd

Asahi Super DryAsahi Super Dry
BA SCORE
5.4%
Liked This Beer
2.72 w/ 1,518 ratings
Asahi Super DryAsahi Super Dry
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Asahi Breweries Ltd
Japan
asahibeer.co.jp

Style: Japanese Rice Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-15-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,597
Reviews:
524
Ratings:
1,518
Liked:
82
Avg:
2.72/5
pDev:
22.79%
Alströms:
2.28
 
 
Wants:
26
Gots:
329
Trade:
0
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Toward the end of the bottle, it started to taste a little bitter. I didn't finish the bottle. I left about a finger and a half in it.

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Good head (small fine bubbles) and did sink down a bit (when poured in glass). Some carbonation.

Aroma was mild w/ hints of rice and some sweetness.

Flavor was mild, sweet to start then finishing to faint bitterness.

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Asahi Super Dry from Asahi Breweries Ltd
Beer rating: 5.4% out of 100 with 1,518 ratings
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