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Brewed by Lao Brewery Co (Carlsberg)
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Vientiane, Laos

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RATINGS: 263   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.57   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jeff789 (1408) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 15, 2010
Clear brown with a quickly fading big white head, decent lacing.... Sweet malty aroma, smells sticky, not a hop presence at all... Flavor is not bad at all for what it is, not as sweet as it smells, a small touch of hops, decent flavor... Easy drinking, sweetness cuts the alcohol nicely...

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
JDBaker11058 (1516) - Maryland, USA - OCT 12, 2010
Appearance: actually pretty good-looking beer; dark clear amber with a big creamy head that lasts; lots of residual lacing. Aroma: for a darker beer, the nose was pretty peppery, with some pilsner-y notes up front and only a hint of the expected sweet malt. Taste: slightly bitter, spicy hops, a little funky tang on the back of the tongue, then just a bit of sweetness. Finish: long, slightly metallic and medicinal. Notes: Hmm…very nice to look at, and the palate was surprisingly nuanced: smooth and creamy yet good carbonation. Higher alcohol than you’d expect. They are clearly trying. However, the taste was a little to spicy/bitter for a darker lager. I would expect more sweetness. Not bad, but not great either.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Butters (3960) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - SEP 22, 2010
UPDATED: JUN 23, 2011 Pours a clear dark chestnut brown with fair tan head. Not that great. Astringent. Old hops. A little nutty smelling which was pleasant, but the flavor just is lacking a little. meh.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 17, 2010
Bottle from River City Cellars on 09/17/2010. Clear dark amber body with a large frothy off-white head. Sweet caramel and sugar aroma with some light toasty notes. Sweet caramel and metallic flavor with some toasty notes. Medium light body with moderate carbonation.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
hombrepalo (1929) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 16, 2010
Had this at a Thai place right across the street from Blind Tiger NYC. Typical dark light beer from an asian place. Just a tick and a good tick seeing that this is from LAOS. Dark brown transparent pour. Taste is thin with carmel and grassy tfinish. Didn’t care too much for this one.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
meerbier (1474) - Pijnacker, NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2010
Bottle@ManyTimes. Malty, bit sugary, tasty and flavourful Dunkel. I quite enjoyed this with a good meal.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
larsga (6676) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 1, 2010
Huge shiny beige head. Deep dark red body with strong carbonation. Artificial earthy roasty aroma with soy sauce notes. Dry-sweet medicinal earthy taste with soy sauce notes. Mid-bodied. Mild mouthfeel. Dry roasty syrupy soy sauce aftertaste. Yuk. Useless. (0.33l bottle, Fish and Beer, Copenhagen.)

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Niko100 (2226) - Illinois, USA - JUL 25, 2010
Nice brown/cider color; Medium creamy body; Aroma of malt, & some caramel; Flavor of slight roasted sweet malt, caramel, light hops, and some fruit; Overall, it was decent.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
thedm (5064) - Fort Wayne, USA - JUL 4, 2010
This bottled brew from a beer bar poured a very large sized head of foamy off-white colored bubbles that were mostly diminishing and left behind a softly carbonated transparent dark copper brown colored body. The mild aroma was malty and musty. The mouth feel was tingly at the start and at the finish with a mellow metallic aftertaste. The thin flavor contained notes of brown malt. A decent one but not one that I would consider drinking again.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Madsnp (933) - DENMARK - JUL 4, 2010
Bottle at the Robin Hood Pub in Bangkok. Poured clear brown colored with a nice off white head. Aromas of caramel, nuts and cardboard. Flavors of herbs, caramel and roasted malt.


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