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Carlsberg Carls Special

Brewed by Carlsberg Brewery
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Copenhagen, Denmark


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RATINGS: 209   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.56   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Danish: Carls Special er en ravfarvet lagerøl, der specielt blev udvalgt som Carlsbergs 150-års jubilæumsøl. Det er en øl med lidt sødlig karakter og tydelig karamelsmag, men stadig med en god balance med det bitre. Eftersmagen er præget af æble og solbær, og duften har noget ristet og karamelagtigt over sig.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ochniczek (34) - - SEP 12, 2014
tap. dark amber, some whitehead. malty smell with some bread and caramel. drinkable with moderate carbonation

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cool_Bond (1400) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - SEP 7, 2014
Malty aroma. The taste is a little bitter tone but mostly malty. Weak bitterness which fills the front of the mouth a weak moment. Do not quite understand what is speceillt with this beer only? Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Desverger (2094) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2014
Tap/Bottle/Can at various places - amber pour with puffy white head. Sweet big malty aroma and taste, caramel, light toffee and nutty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
planky84 (2105) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2014
On tap at La Vecchia Signora, Copenhagen. Copper coloured pour with a white head. Aromas of toffee, raisin and sweet malt. Flavours of raisin and sweet malt. Not too bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Andresvendsen (199) - - AUG 3, 2014
Inte bara en gång man har druckit en kall sådan på torget i Helsingør. Funkar fint varje gång ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Joakgust (886) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2014
Bottle. Clear amber beer with a large white head. Aroma is malty with notes of caramel, metallic hops, nuts and bread. Flavor is malty with notes of caramel, grains, herbs and metallic hops. Well balanced and good hinkability, but not overly exciting.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
HoppyBudgie (692) - SOLA, NORWAY - JUL 20, 2014
Golden to copper color, thin head (canned version), strong malty flavour, slightly alcoholic.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
asimeow (58) - Sandsli, NORWAY - JUL 10, 2014
0,5L can. First impression; vanilla?!? Metallic vanilla aroma. Weird start. roasty, floral, leaves, vanilla, brown, clear, frothy, white foam, heavy cloying sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, salty, medium body, thick feel, lively, astringent. Dries up my mouth. Pretty heavy on the hops and a nice sweet malt. No new favorite, but still, pretty decent.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
StilleStorm (716) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2014
DWGIJ (drunk with girlfriend in Jerlev); Pours clear cobber with a off-white to tan, fast fading head. Nose is light roasted malt and caramel with whispers of grass and berries. Taste is moderate sweet and light bitter with a short sucar water finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin, carbonation is avarage.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
djoeye (1486) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2014
Deep vanilla creamy head, some lacings, clear amber body as brewery says. Sweet scents of malts, and some grass. Tastes grass, sweet malts, some bitter, grains, mild hops. Normal on palate, mild, slippery. Finish; bread, mild bitter. Slicky stuff but alright. [50cl can, abv4.4%, B@Rema1000 Middelfart, T@Fjelsted Skov Fyn DK]

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