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


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RATINGS: 288   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bkurtz (1018) - - OCT 9, 2012
Poured dark brown with a smallish head. Sweet malts. This is type of cheap beer I like mix with a cheap corn lager to give it some taste when there is nothing else available like in Latin America and parts of Asia.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
aleigator (640) - GERMANY - APR 25, 2016
Pours a clear, amber-orange color, with a soon collapsing, bubbly head. Smells of grains, rustic bread and toffee malts, with an earthy, slightly perfumy note. Has a pleasantly light body, with a malty flavor profile to it, enriched by the beers bubbly carbonation. Tastes of a bakers chocolate, earthen foundation, together with a faint coppery note, which introduces more and more toffee to the palate. The toffee quality turns slightly sticky during the finish, with a refreshing, slightly metallic carbonation. Turns a tad one dimensional sweet, solely relying on the malts, while producing a nice earthiness, adding some depth.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
wombat23 (294) - Texas, USA - APR 24, 2016
Shared 11.2 oz. bottle. Pours amber and clear, with a messy white head. Spotty lacing. Aroma is malty and sweet. Taste is more sweet malt and caramel. Low bitterness. Not much going on with this one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
darbeer75 (252) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - APR 17, 2016
Aroma: fairly typical for lager with some underlying malt Appearance: dark amber with fluffy white head that dissipates fairly quickly; Taste; firehose of malt with nothing else; sickeningly sweet; Palate: medium body with fluffy white head; Overall: Not good; would not buy again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Blairgus (3879) - California, USA - APR 12, 2016
12 Apr 2016, bottle. Dark Amber, clear some steady bubbles. Nose is sweet, caramel syrup. Ned/thin body and moderately fizzy. Sweet, caramel, cherries, sticky sweet. Actually not as bad as I expected. Certainly a sweet Vienna lager but still rather nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
UDBeernut (2471) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - APR 5, 2016
Bottle from total wines, pours dark with tan edges, quick light tan head. Mostly biscuit and roasted malt, slight sweetness. Light to medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichardGretton (4561) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 29, 2016
Bottle@Laos. Browny beer with a reasonable head. The aroma is malty with some bitterness. The flavour is bitter with malty and mild roastedness and yeast. Overall a reasonable dark malty lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mile (3714) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 6, 2016
Bottle. Amber, small to average and mostly diminishing head. Moderate, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish aroma, some sugar and caramel, faint roasted malt. Body is light to medium, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish flavor, light caramel and faint roasted malt. Finish is short to average, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish, light caramel, faint roasted malt and chocolate. Light-bodied and caramel sweetish dark lager from Carlsberg - lacks bitterness.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
liquidbread86 (113) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 5, 2016
Bottle in Bangkok. Notes of chocolate and coffee, but not very sweet. Well rounded dark lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kaser (5103) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2015
Had this at Down Under in Chiang Mai. Nice malty and watery taste. :). Does the job and super easy drinking. Not bad at all

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
StevieT (1353) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 17, 2015
From a bottle. Nowhere near as bad as I’d expected, some mild caramel and biscuit malt flavours.

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