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Carlow Curim Gold

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Brewed by Carlow
Style: German Kristallweizen
Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland
Serve in Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 381   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bright and sparkling Curim Gold celtic wheat beer is brewed using a blend of pale malt torrefied wheat and caramalt. It is lightly hopped using Challenger, Mount Hood and Cascade varieties resulting in a refreshing light fruity beer with hints of peach, banana and plum. 10.75°


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Metalflake (31) - Les Coteaux, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 31, 2015
500ml bottle brought back from Ireland by my wife. Poured into a shaker, slightly hazy pale yellow with not a lot of head. Aromas of grain and banana, light hops. Rather a middle-of-the-road beer, not exactly what I’d expect from a german wheat beer (which I guess is to be expected, coming from Ireland) - not typical of the breed. Not bad, but not great. Don’t know that I’d search it out if ever I was to visit the emerald isle.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
massingasetta (359) - München, GERMANY - MAR 4, 2015
A Kristalweizen from Ireland? Who would have thought that this would work? It is not 100% comparable to the German originals, but unlike many a Weizen experiment from abroad this really has it’s own style flavour and drinkability. Well done.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
freretoc (1024) - Besançon, FRANCE - FEB 19, 2015
Bue en bouteille de 50cl au Kilarney, couleur blonde, mousse et effervescence moyenne. Nez assez malté sur le grain cuit. Continuité sur une pointe d’amertume citronnée, et fin de bouche réglisse mais très maltée.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
lello4ever (196) - ITALY - FEB 13, 2015
Prodotta con malto di frumento, è una birra molto leggera e un po’ meno amara della Irish Pale Ale già provata. Abbastanza anonima in verità.

0.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
cwiras (4) - POLAND - FEB 6, 2015 does not count
Nice color. Very light citrus aroma. I don’t know if it’s just my bad luck are the batch gone wrong but the only taste I can sense is butter, pure butter. Undrinkable. Don’t remember the last time I poured a beer down the drain. Totally upset by this one.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarkoNm (1108) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - FEB 6, 2015
Pours almost completely clear golden color topped with a relatively small white head. Very mild aroma, some fruity notes, some wheaty notes. Later on some caramel notes. Taste is sweet and fruity at first, some wheat and caramel notes. Very moderate bitterness in the finish. Nice.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
momordgz (224) - - FEB 5, 2015
Watery and intense biscuit taste. Not really into this kknd of wheat beers.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Renobob (1097) - Besançon, FRANCE - FEB 4, 2015
Bue en bouteille de 50cl. Couleur blonde, mousse blanche légère. Peu de nez, aqueuse au palais, très peu houblonnée, malts présents. Mal équilibrée. Amertume finale peu agréable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniele (6159) - ITALY - JAN 18, 2015
bottle oro limpida diacetile cereale lieve erbaceo una nota citrica amaro medio discreta secchezza

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
piotrek8080 (52) - Kraków, POLAND - DEC 30, 2014
Bottle. Nice white head, medium carbonation and golden tansparent color. Malt aromas and taste, low bitterness.


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