Pomgrenade Pilsener – Storm Brewing (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

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Pomgrenade Pilsner – Storm Brewing, 5% ABV – 1L., (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

  • Style: (Pomegranate) Flavoured Lager
  • Taste: Barley malt pomegranate bitter hopped crisp lager
  • How much: $8 – 1L, bring your own bottle (January, 2015)
  • Do I love this enough to drink it again: no
  • Would I recommend this to beer aficionados: pass

Visual: Pours clear light copper brown with a pinkish hue, quickly dissipating head, thin ringed retention, several slow steady streams.

Nose: pomegranate, minor apple, a touch of yeast, fruity sugars. (lvl-5)-pungency

Attack: crisp, incoming pomegranate fruitiness

Mid-palate: light fizzy, (lvl-5)-sweetness, (MAIN) pomegranate, barley malt, bready

Finish: mild tartness, light sour, subtle bitter soft hops w/ bite finish.

Summary: Acceptable and drinkable, but no real pronounced flavours or awesomeness. Everything is mild and tempered.