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Brewed by St. Austell
Style: Premium Lager
St. Austell, England
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ko•rev (cor-eff) n. traditional Cornish word meaning beer. It’s taken us nearly 160 years to create the perfect lager, and we wanted to make sure it was uniquely Cornish. Crafted at our brewery in St Austell, we’ve used the finest lager malt from barley grown right here in Cornwall. Korev has a wonderful pale colour and a clean, crisp taste, bottled in amber glass to protect the freshness. We think you’ll agree it’s been worth the wait.


downender's rating

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (7040) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, - FEB 21, 2014
Bottle. Clear gold with a slight white head and moderate carbonation. A dryish lager with some crisp malts, a touch of grassy hop and moderately bitter finish. Ok.


2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
jjsint (1461) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2015
Keg tap at the Vaults, Shrewsbury. Lager yellow. Spicy, grainy aroma. Boring bittersweet cearealy taste. Nice spice on the finish... Well-carbonated palate. Ok.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gary (1664) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 1, 2015 (500ml) In a Bitbuger jug . This is nice , a more than adequate UK stab @ a Pils/Lager . a nice fresh nose ..Bready malts, zesty hops , honey , herbal notes too . not fucken bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kwik-lime (1517) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2015
Keg at 60 million postcards in Bournemouth. Pale in colour, piney hops with a hint of pine resin in the finish, some biscuity malt as well. Nice lager.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Towey1989 (723) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Keg at The Lifeboat Inn, St Ives (St Austell) A clear golden colour with a fizzy white head. Aroma of grain, some caramel, cereal and very subtle lemon. Taste of grain, some honey, cereal, more lemon and some grassy hops. Light bodied and moderate carbonation. A dry, crisp, grassy bitterness in the finish. A surprisingly decent lager, grainy as expected but balanced by subtle sweetness and crisp bitterness.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
alex_leit (642) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUN 8, 2015
0.5 l bottle. Clean, clear and yellow with rather weak foam. Aroma: good malt, a little floral and pears. Taste: clean, some malt and hops, drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (2189) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2015
Bottle. Pours a light yellow colour with a white head, malty aroma and hoppy, taste is light and refreshing with a slight bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
at_the_hop (65) - Worcestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2015
Heathery and herbaceous. Nice mild sweetness. Almost really really good but ends up a bit thin and flabby and lots of gas. Has a nice flavour but lacks the crispness to set off of its good qualities and think I would struggle with more than one.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
christhoel (286) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2015
One of the finest lagers on the market i can imagine that would make a great beer for a all day session

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stravale (2517) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - APR 9, 2015
Bottle from Tesco, Enniskillen [090415]
Light blonde, clear, thin frothy white head
Aroma of light herbal hops, slightly spicy, clean light pale malts
Taste of light sweet pale malts, very soft bitter spicy hops, slight herbal, clean flavour, flavour gets a bit too light with the drinking
Palate - Medium carb, medium light body, soft sweet, light spicy hop bitterness. Finish as main flavour, cleans off palate.
Overall - Not a fan of lagers, but this was a decent well made one with a clean palate

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamesie1857 (1694) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2015
Keg from Brown’s Cafe Bar, Sheffield - Clear yellow, decent white top. Crisp and sweet at the same time. A quaffable lager really, but not one I’d choose if I was out on anything but a free drinks bash.


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