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

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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.1   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Light bodied, low price beer for the blue-collar Frenchman.
Note: ABV down from 4.7% to 4.2% at some point.


1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
ABUSEDGOAT (2359) - California, USA - JUN 7, 2005
On tap somewhere in France. Another uninspiring lager with nothing rewarding. Don’t bother.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Spiesy (2338) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - OCT 22, 2004
Bottled. Golden larger, not pale but certainly thin looking. Simple fine head. Cereal aroma, slightly sharp. Quite a tragic flavour. Not sure why its in a 750ml bottle when I can even finish a glass of the stuff.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Mads Langtved (2245) - Copenhagen K, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2003
This an pretty ordinary pilsener. Nothing special but still drinkable. Relatively cheap.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
ElGaucho (2201) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - DEC 17, 2003
Can. "Enjoyed" this brew in the French version of McDonalds, "Quick", in the Paris airport. My first French beer. Somewhat surprising that there are only 22 ratings for France's 4th biggest beer in terms of market share (7%). Yeasty and faintly sweet aroma. Lots of visible carbonation, big white frothy head. Excellent lace. Gold in color. Innocuously light, but with some bite and very drinkable. A little unrefined. Fine for the masses.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
RuneStumo (2173) - FØRRESFJORDEN, NORWAY - MAY 9, 2011
05.05.2011. 0,33l Can. Pale yellow colour with white head. Aroma is weak malty. Lively carbonated. Moderate bitterness with hints of grass or something. Short watery finish.

1.1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
joet (2158) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - NOV 12, 2002
Looks good, fruity, adjuncty all to hell

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
TheBeerOrg (2145) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 29, 2006
Pours light golden with a fully receding white head. Aroma of corn, bready lager yeast, and grainy malt. Taste is bready, industrial lager yeast, with corn. Mouthfeel is light/medium bodied with light carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Grima (2089) - Saarburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, GERMANY - FEB 5, 2012
Sorry for the german rating, but this is a lousy rating from my "newbie" time (2007-2009), and it’s not worth of being translated. I just added it for the statistics, and to complete my backlog!
Dunkelgelbe Farbe, mittelporige Krone. Geruchlich ists leicht malzdominiert und leicht hopfig. Der Antrunk erfolgt sehr würzig, dezent hopfig-muffig im Hintergrund. Es ist gut rezent, sehr süffig, halbwegs würzig und ausgewogen hopfig und malzig.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jerohen (1992) - Bussum, NETHERLANDS - JAN 25, 2004
Bottled. Clear yellow golden coloured, medium head. Grainy and a bit skunky aroma. Watery.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SDbruboy (1864) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 27, 2007
Bottle, purchased and consumed in Paris. Clear, golden color with a fluffy and foamy white head. Mild malty aroma, cereal grains and light floral hops. Lightly malty flavor with some tartness and assertive bitterness, corn, unripe peach, lemon zest and sharp, slightly metallic notes. Thin body and aggressive carbonation.


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