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A. Le Coq Special 1807

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Brewed by A. Le Coq (Olvi)
Style: Pale Lager
Tartu, Estonia

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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.26   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A.Le Coq Special is quality beer which has been brewed especially to mark the 200. anniversary of the Brewery. Its luxurious taste, perfect color together with perfect aroma and heavy foam are the proof of top-class brewing. Special is a beer for all your senses.


1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
TorbenJensen (488) - Valby, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2015
Very compact foam. Very little aroma. The taste is watery and has almost no malt profile. Hops profile is anonymous and almost not being present. The bottle with foil lined neck and label exudes elegance and beautifully cohesive design, but the content is surely not exciting. It is brewed to mark the brewery’s 200th anniversary, but in my opinion a little wasted effort. Well, it is easy to drink because of the lack of malt and hops flavor. It is more a thirst-quencher than a beer.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tarmok (422) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUN 1, 2015
Appearance: clear golden liquid with frothy white head. Aroma of hay, caramel and raw water. Taste: heavy sweetness, medium bitterness, lightly sour, cardboard. Palate: light body, thin feel, average carbonation, long finish,

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Senka (901) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 17, 2015
Smoth pale lager. Initial batches were oh so fancy. All other times it is mostly on sale. Just a simple lager in a clear bottle. Was popular in pubs and clubs some time ago, and the bottle was also screw-top at the begging. You Could open one with another. Now it is not the case.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
Erzengel (5494) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JAN 3, 2015
* Old rating, many thanks to kevnic 2008. Best before 14.01.11. Malzig-süßliches Bier. Nicht zu tief. süßlich-wäsrig, süffig.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 14/20
ectuohy27 (751) - ESTONIA - MAR 31, 2014
Decently drinkable PL, remarkably smooth and rounded finish, though the taste experience before that is alcohol (surprisingly for a 5.2% abv PL) and water. Nothing ’special’ at all

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jann3 (186) - Espoo, FINLAND - JAN 24, 2014
Clear golden color, white and quickly disappearing head. Aroma is malty with some spicy bitter notes. Taste is malty and sweetish, with notes of bread, fruits and even a hint of caramel. Sweetness is combined with some grassy hops. Decent pale lager, but nothing special. (0,5l bottle, best before 22.7.2014)

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
oops (211) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 8, 2013
Classical eurolager. Appearance is the only positive thing - pours really clear an pale yellow. Otherwise - low aroma, low taste, quite carbonated.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
djoeye (2266) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 8, 2013
Bottle 0,5L 5,2% from Pärnu, Rimi, Estonia. Embossed clear bottle, beautiful, but a beer should have at least a green bottle, or brown for dark beer. (My subjective opinion). --- . Scents of spicy malts, black crowberry heather, hops. Pours a short-lived offwhite head on a golden bubbling body. Though the last millimetres of head lasts for quite a while as a fine layer, and Taste; hops, carbonation, some sort of sweet-n-sour malts. Palate malts mainly, but has a mild and well balanced bitterness too, and not especially watery. Ends with notes of bread, cardboard, hoppy carbonation. Overall decent pale lager.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
sinfull (1080) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JUL 10, 2013
Чергови& євро лагер. Пиво з досить гарним кольоро& , але без особлив& смакови& ефектів via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
flip_soeperman (778) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 24, 2013
A bit fuller and more bitter then the premium. Start to get some body, but still nothing very special


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