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Brewed by Cölner Hofbräu P. Josef Früh
Style: Kölsch
Cologne, Germany

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common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 610   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
From the recipe by Peter Josef Früh of the family brewery, this top-fermented specialty beer features the best ingredients and is brewed according to the German Purity Law. A favorite beer of Cologne, which became one of the city’s original.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
wyzzywyz22 (2037) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2011
Draught, Everyman, Liverpool. Bottle. Pallid gold with a fading white head. Lacking in aroma and flavour for that matter. Cleanish, watery palate. Short lived bitterness in the finish. Drab is the word.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gramity (1463) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 18, 2011
Old Rating. Had this beer on tap at the brewhouse in Koln. Served cool in traditional stange glass. Had a bright white cap head and a light golden color. Light floral aroma and some sweet grain in the nose. Tasted sweet, some floral hop, and a cereal grain finish. Mouthfeel was light. Very enjoyable and highly drinkable but not breaking into the best of the best for Kolsch. I would drink this beer again.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (2939) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 18, 2011
Beautiful golden appearance with lazy bubble and nice head. Muesli and honey on the nose. On the taste, there is barley and a green herb bitter finish. Big structure, creamy and effervescent on the tongue and a sharp and refreshing finish. Great beer.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jaghana (4168) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - MAR 12, 2011
Bottle 50cl. A clear yellow beer with low head. Nose is a bit strange, not malty but vegetable like. Aroma is lightly sweet, medium malty, very dry at the finish with artichoke flavor, nothing unforgettable.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
kermis (5752) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2011
On tap at various places in Cologne. Not a particularly great Kölsch.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tommann (2861) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2011
500ml bottle. Pours light gold with no head. Aroma is some lemon and light lager malt. Lemon and hay start. Crisp grassy hop finish.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
chmurarz (518) - Legnica POLAND, POLAND - FEB 20, 2011
lively visual carbonation, no head, light golden colour, nice hop with malty sweetness, taste is ok but too sour, palate amd texture is ok

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
liffeystynx (14) - IRELAND - FEB 4, 2011
0.5 l bottle. Pours yellow gold with a light head. Aroma pleasant but not pronounced. A nice mouthful that lingers. Not a powerful punch but probably a better summer beer than winter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BlackEyePA (573) - USA - FEB 3, 2011
Pretty nice Kolsch. Like a usual German old style Kolsch, similar to most all others. Color is normal. Taste and palate is hay, burlap, and watery-malt. Overall its decent, but normal for all Cologne light beer

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wolfbass (937) - Firenze, ITALY - JAN 14, 2011
Sono decisamente controcorrente, io adoro questa kolsch, morbida, pulita, equilibrata, floreale... Regalo di un amico che tornava da Colonia, non posso denigrare, anzi...


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