Brewed by Coopers Brewery
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Regency Park, South Australia, Australia


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1211   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Coopers Sparkling Ale is brewed naturally by the centuries-old top fermentation method just as it was in the beginning by Thomas Cooper. This beer displays a solid head and a distinctive, full-bodied flavour enhanced by a soft, fruity character and the sediment which gives it a cloudy appearance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
OKBeer (1171) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - APR 23, 2004
Hazy dishwater brown appearance. Minimal white fizzy head. Fruity and yeasty aroma. Mostly yeasty flavour with a nutty bitter finish. Dry and prickly mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DanielBrown (4164) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2004
Bottle from Safeway, Rubery, Birmingham. After pouring most of this, I read the bottle which suggested care was needed to avoid disturbing the sediment - doh! Any way, after leaving the poured drink for about 15 mins, I could see a lot of the small particles congregated at the bottom, and set off on the rate. Looks just like a Hefeweizen, but with a smaller, snowy white head. Retains a very lagery taste, but with extra lemon and milkiness. Not as dramatic as I expected. Soft in the beginning, adding some clarity in the middle, before a slightly grainy, dryish finish. A slight let down.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (12363) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 15, 2004
(Bottle) Pours a hazy golden color with a small head. Floral bouquet with light hoppy flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2004
Bottled. Quite disappointing. Little aroma and little flavour of any character. Cloudy orange colour. The beer is clean and has a reasonable alcohol taste, but there just is not enough character and it is almost too safe.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ida7999 (105) - Milford, Massachusetts, USA - APR 9, 2004
cloudy, pale gold color, short head, decent hops, fruity, pears-oranges, a toasty-maltiness; bubbly with a fruity toasty malt mix, decent hop flavor, yeasty, smooth and refreshing, not too rich or thick, a great refresher, acidic with a light sourness

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
BigBastard (668) - L.A., California, USA - APR 8, 2004
Very mild, not much flavor to speak of. Hints of roasted malt, maybe a slight, sweet fruit flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LoveCaissa (873) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 5, 2004
Deep golden/pale amber colour with a cloudy appearance. Nice aroma with a fruity acidity (apples, peach). Flavour is malty and somewhat fruity (banana) ending in a refreshing finish. Not a great beer but by far the best Australian beer, I have sampled so far. Note: Pouring the entire beer seems advisable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
brewblackhole (1588) - Muskego, Wisconsin, USA - APR 3, 2004
light fruit aroma, very cloudy, malt yeasty taste,seems somewhat light and simple. A thirst quencher type

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beer Snob (501) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 1, 2004
UPDATED: MAY 21, 2004 Is it stale? Current bottle poured and there are tiny round balls of sediment floating in the glass. Kind of cute, but kind of a jello look to it. Still, a nice aroma with a trace of fruitiness and a smooth, refreshing taste. Nice on a hot day, but watch for the floaters.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rockinout (966) - Kent, Ohio, USA - APR 1, 2004
Golden color, lots of "floaties" with darker sediment settling on the bottom of the glass. Soft and flowery with a light rounded malty taste. Crisp on the palate.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 100 101 102  103  104 105 106 » 122

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50