Gaisais Lager by Aldaris

Well, my first foray into the world of Lettish beers was not all that I hoped it would be.  Gaisais Lager poured light gold with plenty of

Less filling, less taste.

carbonation, leaving a thin layer of foam that leaves a bit of lacing.  The initial “pish” gives a fresh, sweet impression.  Light hops, slightly dry and mildly sweet bouquet is present and seems very satisfyling.  The texture of the beer is thin and light, betraying the complexity of the bouquet.  It almost seems watered down.  It tastes a tad sweet, has a minor hop note and a slightly dry finish.  It would be good with spicy food because you can really pound this stuff if you so desire.  I’d call it inoffensive but disappointing.  50/100

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