Brewed by Carlsberg UK
Style: Pale Lager
Northampton, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 147   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.78   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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Keg, bottle and can; Pasteurised.
The 3.8% UK lager sold under the standard green Carlsberg livery. The new gold liveried Carlsberg Export is the beer that is sold worldwide under the green livery.
Abv reduced from 4% to 3.8% in 2008.

JohnCook101's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
JohnCook101 (302) - - DEC 8, 2012
275ml bottle. Pours clear light amber with thin to moderate head. Like most macro European lagers it actually looks pretty good in the glass. Surprisingly decent aroma which promises flavour that just isnít there. Weak, watery, incredibly bland. Certainly among the worst of European lagers.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Philym (938) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Appearance: Clear golden amber with finger thick white head. Aroma: Corn, chemicals, light citrus, syrup/caramel, peppery. Taste: Low/medium sweetness, low bitterness and sourness. Palate: Thin coarse texture, light body, average carbonation, abrupt citrus, corn finish Comments: Bland.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Mr_Pink_152 (530) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2014
Can a friends house. Colour is yellow. Smell is sweet and grainy. Taste hay and a bit watery.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
chrisklintworth (20) - - MAY 24, 2014
Light malt and hops aroma, golden colour, between a rocky and frothy white head, quite watery. Boring and below average!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjsint (646) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2014
Tap @ Cricketers Arms, Bedford. Lager yellow, full carbonation and small white head. Aroma of light lemon and raw grain. Taste is sweet softened by bitter in the finish. As macro lagers go, this isnít actually a bad beer! Lager bores me but if Iím ever stuck in a pub with little choice I know what to do.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
Erzengel (2396) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - APR 29, 2014
On tap in Dublin. Smooth with hints of grain. Slightly sweetish-grainy. A bit light in taste, hints of sweetness. The aftertaste is neutral-grainy. Easy to drink.
Much too neutral. 6/12/5/6

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
HipHopOpotamus (228) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 30, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 4, 2014 Carlsberg sold all around the country in most pubs. Only positive thing about it is the price, usually cheapest beer on tap, along with Fosters, good price. Taste wise its just a rather tasteless lager however.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
allmyvinyl (2885) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 4, 2014
440ml can from Scotmid. Pours clear gold with a big white head. Aromas are metallic, light malt and lemon. Taste is thin and watery. Finish is thin and close to unpleasant.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Osprey87 (1390) - WALES - MAR 2, 2014
A very watery lager. Pale yellow, not much going on in the smell or flavour, slightly metallic. Very drinkable, but not one to come back to.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
pricey290483 (197) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2014
trying really hard to say something good about this beer like drink but i canít. oh i got something it has a very good availability you can get it almost anywhere

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
gunnar (5129) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JAN 10, 2014
Can from a cornershop. County # 44. Pours pale straw colured with a small white head. Aroma is metallic, some citric. Taste is very shy, there is some grainy malts, but just enough to seperate this from water.

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