Brewed by Cerveceria Centro Americana
Style: Pale Lager
Guatemala City, Guatemala


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RATINGS: 417   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.71   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A clear golden lager beer with a characteristic body, fine bitternes and delicate aroma. Because of its full-bodied and balanced flavor it has become the preferred choice for those who enjoy a premium quality beer. This beer is sold in USA as Famosa

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Holmen1 (3281) - Stavanger, NORWAY - NOV 19, 2014
Fra prøveflaske, rester etter RBHD-samling på Askje 18.11.14: nesten fargeløs og uten skum. Lukter og smaker som urinal på ti meters avstand. Trolig det dårligste øl jeg noensinne har smakt. "Characterisitic body, fine bitterness and delicate aroma"??????

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Holmen2 (1647) - NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Shared bottle at RB/HD at Askje 18.11.14. Bottle labelled Famose. Extremely pale and clear yellow. Small and diminishing white head. Very uininviting aroma of sour urinal. Unfresh taste. A bit fizzy mouthfeel. Artificial sweeteners in aftertaste.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Sigmund (5606) - Tau, NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Shared bottle at local tasting, as Famosa. Pale golden colour, low white head. Artificial and "chemical" sweetish / sourish aroma. Sourish flavour, otherwise bland as hell, dust, no bitterness

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
abemorsten (3086) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Small shared bottle during RBHD geocatching session as "Famosa". Clear sparkling pale golden body with a white rim. Sugary urinal nose. Papery, wet wool initially then a lingering salty acidic flavor. Light body.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Tca21 (51) - Michigan, USA - NOV 4, 2014
Appearance: it has a yellow-golden color with a thin head. Aroma: smells like grass and skunk. Tastes like grass with water, with low bitterness. Another boring and watery lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
CH-303 (1578) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - OCT 28, 2014
Appearance: As Famosa. Yellow golden, clear. Fizzy white head.
Aroma: Grains, lemon.
Taste: More grains, citrus, some hops and malt. Slightly metallic. Odd. Not very nice.
Bought: Total Wine & More (Sterling), 355 ml, $1.99
Info: 27/10-2014

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
nimbleprop (5562) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 20, 2014
12oz bottle at Baby Wale in DC, labeled as Famosa, pours a clear gold with some thin white head and lots of apparent carbonation. Nose has some stale grains, a little moldy grass, a little wet newspaper. Flavor follows along, moldy grains, watery, lightly metallic, some lemon. Mercifully watery finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HampshirePhil (207) - Portsmouth/London, Hampshire, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2014
350 ml bottle, Antigua Guatemala - Light refreshing carbonated taste. Barley flavours but ultimately disappears to quickly and leaves no taste on the palate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
gam (3518) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 3, 2014
Nice white head a pale yellow pour mild carbonation aromas rubber fruit grass grain the flavours sour grain sweet note grass some barley thank goodness the finish terrible on the palate rough tasting not good

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
ThirstyBird (2013) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - SEP 29, 2014
Thanks to erzengel for sharing!! Pours a clear medium yellow with a small head. The smell is dull mild malt, not much more. The taste is a boring light lager ending with a touch of fruit and dryness. Mild carbonation and light inb body.

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