Brewed by Kronenbourg (Carlsberg)
Style: Pale Lager
Obernai, France


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RATINGS: 1554   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.28   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Keg & bottle; Pasteurised.
First brewed in 1952.
Ingredients: Water, barley malt, maize, wheat malt, colour:caramel, hop extract
Kronenbourg 1664 is Franceís No.1 selling beer and the UKís second-biggest selling premium lager.
Kronenbourg 1664 is made with a unique blend of hops including aromatic hops from Alsace.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
yayforbeer (753) - Orange Park, Florida, USA - SEP 7, 2005
Sampled at Broudyís Beerfesst Jacksonville, FL 9/03/05. Pale and watery, not a lot of flavor. Nothing offensive and not bad, but not good either. Too light.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
harrisoni (15665) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2005
300ml bottle. Pale gold, cereal nose, not a lot on the palate not a lot of anything really. Dull and boring

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Belial (71) - BELGIUM - AUG 31, 2005
A quite ordinary but decent french blond beer. It has a nice sparkling golden clear colour, with a limited head. Soft and smooth light bitter flavor with vegetal aromas that donít last long. A metallic aftertaste that isnít really special actually. Itís quite an OK day to day beer, but nothing great either. Iíd drink it after a tiring warm day of physical work or perhaps along a spicy ham.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrunkenCumquat (86) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - AUG 29, 2005
Bottled. Fairly average, reasonably drinkable lager but not at all memorable. Goden yellow/orange, tasty citrus flavour at first, getting a bit carboardy by the end of the glass.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mmmbeer1979 (5) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - AUG 28, 2005 does not count
Golden yellow. Poured from the bottle with a thin and quickly retiring head. Hoppy aroma and quite sweet tasting however its quite watery with no fullness. Pretty average lager all round.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
darkko (99) - Kingsport, Tennessee, USA - AUG 22, 2005
Pale yellow. Weak in flavor and thin head. Not enough hop bitterness for me, but a good refreshing lager nonetheless.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DerWeg (1567) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 16, 2005
UPDATED: AUG 19, 2005 Yep a golden yellow poured from the can... Light hops with some bitterness, I do agree. Some crisp malt presence to quench the dayís heat. This beer has corn in it besides malt but itís reasonably good tasting without corn-worty artefacts - I feel it is well made macro suds. One thing is the carbonation is slightly sharp and the aftertaste not so clean, a tinge metallic perhaps. But leagues better than Becks, for sure. Iím surprised. But if I were drinking this in France Iíd have a peristent vague uneasy sense I could better occupy my taste buds in said evirons. Could be worse but nothing memorable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bkurtz (1009) - PERU - AUG 14, 2005
Poured a golden yellow. Light hops with some bitterness. Refreshing beer to drink on a hot day in southern France.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
William (202) - Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - AUG 7, 2005
Nice about the bottle is that you can open it with your hand, but the beer inside is not that special.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Ingevara (863) - SWEDEN - AUG 6, 2005
Golden yellow, small, white head, high carbonation. Very little malt, some hops. No firmness. Good for a thirsty south european. Dull.

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