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Brewed by Cerveceria La Constancia (SABMiller)
Style: Pilsener
San Salvador, El Salvador

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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.7   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Legend has it the fishermen of Central America sought the Great Loggerhead Turtle in warm tropical waters. It was tribal belief that this powerful turtle, also known as the "Caguama", symbolized good fortune for the fisherman’s village. It’s our hope that you too will experience the good fortune of the "Caguama". Salud!


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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
twistedviews (75) - California, USA - AUG 5, 2009
i like this because its cheap and decent taste. not too much "good flavor" but, beer is beer and if its in front of me, ill drink it. for others, if your used to beers like arrogant bastard ales (one of my favs) or some kind of dark ale, stout, bock, ect... you may think this is pretty weak.


0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
rondphoto (2278) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - NOV 7, 2014
bottle @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Clear pale straw, almost clear, thick, foamy, one-finger white head, bands of lace. Aroma hits you as the bottle is opened - bitter adjunct. Taste is very light malt and adjunct that remains steady through the palate, finally landing in a short finish that barely offers anything to balance. This would seem to be for guzzlers on hot days, when it would work well. On cool autumn evenings, no thanks

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
DrSilverworm (6943) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 2, 2014
12oz clear-glass bottle, yanked from someone’s fridge. Clear golden yellow color. Thin white head. Decent ropes and ridges of lace. Awful plain corn, white bread, with a big bite in the taste. Mildly sour, moderate sweet, and a terrible mildly sour bite to the flavor. Corn, white bread, and some funkiness. Mildew. Light to medium body. Kind of rough, light to moderate carbonation. More dry finish. Acidic rough texture to this and awful taste makes this very unpleasant. Who knows how old it is or what conditions it’s been subject to, that probably doesn’t help. Code on bottle reads FL L06 ACCGBE who knows what the hell that means. Awful. Every sip is painful and punishing.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
frankieboy12 (1) - Rialto, California, USA - OCT 25, 2014 does not count
I think this beer has a great taste and it goes down smooth and overall its a great beer

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
BlackHaddock (4124) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
Clear 32oz bottle shared between three of us at BBQ on 10th July 2014. I had bought the beer for a laugh, as my son in law likes Central American peasant beers like Corona and Pacifico. This however was not to his liking, or mine for that matter. Weak urine colour with a white head for a second or two before it retreated into a wisp and collar. Grainy, metallic and nasty, not a great advert for El Salvadorian beer. Only buy it if you want the country tick (I did not need the tick and wish I had not bought it).

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Bufordbrewer (19) - Georgia, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Looks like pissy, tastes like a Corona. Added a double dose of fresh lime to mask the blandness. This was a fathers day gift, who did I piss off?

1.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Brandon1989 (254) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 7, 2014
pours a clear yellow with a small white head that dissipates very quick. the aroma is dirty water and extremely skunked. the taste is so skunky.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
nimbleprop (5196) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 28, 2013
12oz bottle pours a completely clear straw gold with some fast fading white head. Nose is freaking nasty, grass, mint, pissy, stale malt, rancid corn, white flour. Tastes like a shitty third world lager, corn, rusty metal, grass, skunk, stale bred. Watery finish. Bad. Just bad.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Pailhead (5065) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - DEC 10, 2013
Bottle: The aroma consists of light-moderate skunk, corn, grain, and a hint of grass. It pours a transparent gold with a small white head that quickly fades to a very thin ring. There’s no lacing. The flavor starts with light sweet corn, grain, and a touch of honey. The finish has light grass, faint apple, and skunky notes. It’s light bodied with somewhat fizzy carbonation. Overall, for the most part, the flavor is pretty bland and relatively unoffensive. The aroma is pretty bad though and can make it tough to drink. I’d rather drink Corona, but at least I added El Salvador to my list of countries.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 2/20
tnkw01 (1183) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Bottle. Very pale gold. Head that disappears quickly. Very skunky aroma. Taste is also very skunky.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Patrickctenchi (4070) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Clear, pale gold, quick white head. Sugary grain aroma. Taste is grainy, sweet, malty. Truly? Not that bad....for what it is... (nice bottle and graphics, too.)


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