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Brewed by Carlton & United Breweries (CUB)
Style: Pale Lager
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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RATINGS: 186   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.85   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Carlton Draught is one of Australia's biggest selling tap beers. This traditional full strength lager, available nationally, is renowned for delivering "brewery fresh" taste. Carlton Draught provides a crisp mid-palate flavour which is balanced with a clean hop bitterness and a slightly dry finish.


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1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
CitrusP (60) - Newcastle, - SEP 8, 2012
thin, watery, next to no hop are malt flavours. Not even sessionable which is what it’s designed for. Drink it very cold, or even better, not at all. Standard Australian macro garbage.


0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Beer_buster55 (14) - - JUL 19, 2015
A horror beer. If it’s the only option make sure this piss is cold to get it down. Be prepared for a headache the next day.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Dervock (646) - Emu plains, AUSTRALIA - JUN 1, 2015
Tap - pours gold white head, bit sweet, bit bland. Not a great deal to say.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
BeerEasterAus (1) - - APR 17, 2015 does not count
Often the only option. Tinny taste, best part is the questions under the cap.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
anstei (343) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - MAR 22, 2015
Tap. Pours clear golden with a small head. Canny aroma and taste. Slight hints of lager characteristics if you look carefully, but mostly it?s water with bubbles and alcohol.

0.9
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
AlisonQ (3) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 30, 2015 does not count
well, my Dad likes it... you’ll have to ask him why. If you drink it cold enough, maybe you can get away with it.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
TedE (541) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 15, 2015
Whacko the diddle-o! Another hugely popular offering from CUB. Smell from bottle is all chemicals but glass is better, slight sweetness/spice. Light amber with bubbly head. Tastes of very little actually. And the palate is nowhere near as offensive as VB. Hardly any cooked vegetables (still some) and a tiny hop bitterness. Not as bad as I feared.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
ColaKid (70) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 15, 2014
More old Aussie pale lager crap from CUB. Years ago I drank this and got shocking hangovers, it is utterly disgusting and drank by an ocean of idiots. Avoid.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1992) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2014
Bottle from walkabout UK. Clear golden colour not much head, but drunk from bottle. Aroma has a touch of malt. Taste is dull and life less, I’ve had worse much worse.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Capa (2316) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - AUG 15, 2014
A bit of a deep golden color with a white head. Grainy aroma with a bit if sweetness. Bland with a slightly off-putting pebbly grain flavor. Not something I’d want to drink too much of.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
sm89walt (1822) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 15, 2014
Keg - Newport Arms, Newport, NSW. A golden amber colour with a small, somewhat lasting and lacing white head. Tangy mid-fruits, corn, grain and some biscuity malt characters. Finishes with a subtle pithy, grainy bitterness, an underlying biscuity sweetness and a tang of mid-fruits. Light to medium body, medium carbonation ending on a short, low intensity bitterness. Lacking somewhat in interest and refreshment value.


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