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Colonial Kolsch Ale

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Brewed by Colonial Brewing Company
Style: Kölsch
Perth, Australia

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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 2.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Formerly known as Spruiker's Challenge Dutch Courage Brew
Delicate hop flower aromas precede a palate so light, crisp and balanced that it’s often mistaken for a pilsner.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ShaneJ (748) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 31, 2015
Can from Beer Cartel (July 2015). Pale amber, fluffy white head, light body, light bready flavour, light bready aroma, light bitterness, bit lemony. Dull.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gam (3641) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 21, 2015
Pale straw pour large head aromas grain citrus the flavours corn lemon grass mild bitter goes down well very grainy taste at the finish good balanced Kolsch has some crispness and bitter finish that lasts nicely

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Andrus86 (203) - Busselton, WA, AUSTRALIA - APR 9, 2015
CAN. Pours a see through yellow to gold, minimal crisp head.. Floral to grassy notes on the nose, but subtle.. Pretty much an easy drinking Kolsch, not much flavours or taste bounce at you.. Good crisp finish, minimal bitterness at back end.. Summer beer.. Not as enjoyable off the TAP. CAN sourced Cellarbrations @ Capel

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Hop_Hedonist (335) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 7, 2015
To me it’s more pilsner like - reasonably crisp - thankfully not much cloying malt character - but no real flavour and no character. Meh.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Ngejo (567) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - MAR 15, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 21, 2015 Tap. Clear, golden, frothy, white foam, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, average carbonation, & bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hank37 (188) - banksia grove, AUSTRALIA - DEC 21, 2014
Light, almost typical macro-lager aromas, but a surprisingly dense, malty beer with hints of the promised lemon sorbet coming through. easily smashable, dependent on price/24.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mkel07 (4343) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 31, 2014
On tap at Scratch Bar. Light and refreshing. Thin bodied in the mouth, some grassy aromas.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Sevenlee (1572) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - MAR 10, 2013
Pours a yellow colour with a white head. Aroma is malt, fruit,citrus and some spices. Taste is light sweet leading to a moderate bitter and spicey finish. Ok

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
varanid99 (702) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 6, 2013
Very pale gold pour, very thin white head. Nose is spice, tropical fruit and citrus. Very easy drinking, citrus, sweetness, spices. Good stuff

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sinkas (291) - Perth/Fremantle, AUSTRALIA - OCT 29, 2012
On tap the Pourhouse dunsborough wa Very light nose with some citrusy notes also in palate The sort of thing that people who go the the raffles probably like


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