Brewed by Royal Unibrew
Style: Imperial Pils/Strong Pale Lager
Faxe, Denmark


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RATINGS: 226   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.39   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
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Previously known as "Ceres Dansk Dortmunder" in Denmark.
Sold as "Ceres Strong Ale" in Italy.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
jhj (32) - - MAY 16, 2014
50cl can, branded as Ceres Dortmunder. Clear golden color with short off-white head. Aroma is sweet. Taste also rather sweet with medium bitternes. Mouthfeel fresh.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
tbonde (139) - DENMARK - MAY 15, 2015
50 cl can@home in high tulip glass@6 degrees C. Pours clear golden with sufficient white head and retention. Low carbonation. Minimal aroma of sweet malt and hay. Taste dominated by sweetness, bitterness and booze. Not very nice, but so traditional strong Danish beer that it reminds me of the 70ies! Only the strong bitterness in the aftertaste has any interest tastewise, but if you just want to get drunk fast, I suppose this could be the ticket! Personally, I do not need to taste it again...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
KeefOz (1100) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - MAY 7, 2015
Tasted 15/4/15 at Er Posu Cafe, Corniglia, Italy. Poured a crystal clear mid-amber colour with a few bubbles as a collar that didn’t lace. Carbonation extremely low and fine. Aroma strongly of malt with alcohol well hidden; no obvious hops. Taste strongly malt, alcohol well hidden, no real bitterness. Light body. Smooth, no real bitterness. Another macro-brewery lager. OK.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
BBHansen (332) - Křge, DENMARK - MAY 4, 2015
Bottle (Doermunder) @ Trip to Thy. Appearance: pours clear amber with ok white soapy head and lacing. aroma/taste notes barley, cereal, caramel, toffee and floral hints. palette: light aroma, medium carbonation, medium body, notable caramel sweetness, low to average bitterness, medium duration and an oily texture. Overall: average strong lager

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Iznogud (1324) - CROATIA - MAY 2, 2015
Bottle, 330 ml at Pizzeria Piccola Ischia, Milano. Golden with white head. Sweet malty, alcoholic, grainy, spicy.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
oliodnb (494) - ITALY - MAR 12, 2015
Pours clear golden with a minimal uneven head that disappears leaving some spots. Aroma is malts, caramel and a lot of booze. Taste is sweet malts, light fruitiness, and some alcohol again. Medium body, light carbonation. Don’t like it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tampierre (982) - Pilsen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 5, 2015
Bottled, Sterzing, Italy, Mlat, heavy cereal, some fruity and alcohol aroma, Clear dark yellow color, smaller head, Sweeter taste, long finish, Average carbon, Medium body, Not too bad.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
lmastr (51) - Norma, ITALY - FEB 27, 2015
Bottle as Ceres Strong Lager. Appears clear blonde, with a fastly going white head. Not good for the palate, with some alcoholic burn.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
probstblueribbon (3254) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 26, 2015
Draught at Biermarkt. Clear golden with a fluffy white head. Strong malt liquor grainy sweetness, booze, grassy, peppery hops, wow...gross. Medium body, moderate carbonation, a little slick. Flavor is similar, definitely malt liquor, clean; lightly sweet, gentle bitterness, pleasant sweet, grainy finish. It is what it is.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KoNrRiI (699) - Ĺrhus, DENMARK - FEB 20, 2015
0.5 can. Clear, yellow color and a medium, thin, white head. Aroma of yeasts, barnyard, cheap pale malts and hops. Taste is quite sweet, malty, with notes of honey - not that bad actually. Light body, texture somewhere between slick and creamy, carbonation can be counted as somewhat beyond average. Finish is short and also quite sweet but not half as good as the taste. Overall a beer which surpasses its own style though by no means a good brew in and of itself.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jercraigs (8334) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 17, 2015
2015-02-11. Crisp yellow body with a nice creamy white head and lace. 3+ Aroma is mild, with lightly grainy cereal notes to the pale malt. Touch of honey like sweetness. Flavour is sweetish, lightly grainy pale malt. Surprisingly mild and quaffable for the abv while chilled, the grains and alcohol become more pronounced as it warms. Significantly to its detriment. Average bodied palate, soft carbonation. On tap as "Ceres" at Town Crier, Toronto.

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