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Brewed by Backus y Johnston (SABMiller)
Style: Pale Lager
Lima, Peru

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RATINGS: 532   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.05   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Cusqueña is a super-premium lager from Cuzco, the seat of the Inca empire. Brewed since 1911, it uses only the finest natural ingredients, including pure mountain water from a source at 18,000 feet in the Peruvian Andes.


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1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
rcasta (839) - - MAY 10, 2012
que dice el socio? lo que sucede es que en Perú todo tiene que ver con el negocio.


1.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
weordie (147) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2015
Pours golden with a good foamy head. Aroma is absent. Very watery palate. Not really any taste, maybe a hint of malt. Not good, not bad just nothing.

1.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
MarkoNm (916) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - DEC 31, 2014
Pours a clear golden color, topped with an average white head. Malty aroma, slightly grainy and little bit skunky - not much there. Taste is sweet, followed by what is a dissastrous body. No bitterness, very sweet and just no... One of the worst ones.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
aloiscarvalho (59) - - DEC 30, 2014
Cor dourada, espuma persistente, transparente. Aroma bem fraco maltado. Corpo balanceado, sabor bem leve e não persistente.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ItyMeuh (36) - Danderhall, SCOTLAND - DEC 19, 2014
Not offensive. I'd rather have this than Beck's, I guess. But not worth your time. Shouldn't be called beer... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fellebag (956) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 5, 2014
33cl bottle. Small white head. Clear pilsener color. Aroma is forest, rain water and malt. Taste is calm malt and rain water leaves.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cimbasso (292) - - NOV 23, 2014
Sampled from a 62cl bottle. A golden colour with a slightly red tinge. Whitish head. The has malty aromas and a creamy malt taste. Surprisingly full tasting, but not much bitterness. Slightly sweet, toffee-like taste and very light hop flavour. Not dreadful, but not particularly great. I like the Inca wall depicted in the glass of the bottle.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Lore (1267) - Budapest, HUNGARY - NOV 21, 2014
Clear golden colour, average size white head; aroma of maltyness with some vegetables; taste is the same with minimal hoppy bitterness - drinkable

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
NallePalle (169) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle @ Plane Food, London. Not bad lager, not too carbonated, taste is present.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
jonnyguns (1090) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 11, 2014
Bottle in Peru. Smell doesn't have much, maybe some light grain. Taste is so light, watery even. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Fatehunter (1414) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - NOV 8, 2014
Pours a thin head on a straw body. The aroma is mild grain. The taste is grainy with mild bitterness. The texture is crisp with a bit more body than expected. The flavor isn’t too bad. Great with Peruvian food.


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