Brewed by Carlsberg Brewery
Style: Premium Lager
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Lager glass


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RATINGS: 226   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.46   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Danish: Tuborg Julebryg har været en del af danskernes jul siden 1981 og den mørke pilsner er gennem årene blevet et klart signal om, at julen står for døren.
Faktisk er Tuborg Julebryg Danmarks eneste øl med sin helt egen tradition. På J-dag falder den første sne over hele landet og gaderne fyldes af julestemning og glæde.
Smagen er fyldig og sødmefuld med en god krop og behagelig bitterhed med en anelse af engelsk lakrids. Tuborg Julebryg har en varm og mørk farve, der står fint til årstiden, og duften er både ristet karamelagtig og frisk.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beergeek23322 (2340) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - MAY 25, 2013
There is something about this beer, about the tradition and the anticipation when it gets released every year. It’s just a part of Christmas. That being said, the beer while nice is not great. Roasted malts, caramel and spice are the flavors of this copper colored brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
vickey9 (489) - Brussels, BELGIUM - MAY 1, 2013
Dark amber to copper color, small head. Nose is sweet and spicy. Taste sweet. Body light. Palate is spicy, caramel bit of coffee. Nothing extra. C@H,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
darioklc (525) - Karlovac, CROATIA - APR 26, 2013
Clear amber color with small head. Lots of tiny bubbles. Taste is sweet, nutty, grainy Aftertaste is slightly metallic with dry finish. Very good beer. My best Tuborg.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
OllieBBommel (1110) - NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2013
Bottle@home. Head: beige. Colour: clear, copper. Aroma: malt. Taste: light bitter-sweet. Palate: light bitter-sweet finish. Overall: ok.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
kerenmk (2422) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 14, 2013
Can at Maria Pension near Cluj, Romania, March 2013. As Tuborg Christmas Brew. Clear ruby-brown with white ring, sugar, candy, a little malt in the nose, bitter, lagery and a little syrupy taste. Light-to-medium body, carbonated and not very christmasy.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
beikes (153) - Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 1, 2013
Greatest marketing (hoax) to ever see the light in Denmark, and that’s saying a lot when it comes to Carlsberg. On it’s own it’s a drinkable brew, but in general comparison, it is just bland and uninteresting, at best. The head vanishes before you kan say "Skaal" and the taste is medium all the way and kind of sweet and sour. Aftertaste is somewhat bitter but with a caramel touch. Its really not that complex of a beer (not that a brew has to be), but keep in mind this beer is the hype of the year in Denmark the day it is released to the public and in bars. J-Day is a day of celebration only surpassed by new years. But in reality its not really about the brew itself. That’s just an excuse to go nuts really. Well a genius psykosocial move by Carlsberg and a marketing stunt like no other. But the beer itself is just o.k and basically a stronger and maltier version of Tuborg Green.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Psytron (1343) - Turku, FINLAND - MAR 23, 2013
Smell of malts. Dark amber colour. Yellow head. Medium sweet. Aroma of sugar, malt, candy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BallyLoser (136) - Redmond, Washington, USA - MAR 3, 2013
a great season beer. Had this on tap while visiting Denmark in the winter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
holdleder (182) - Kongerslev, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2013
33 cl. dåse. 5,6% ingen jul uden snebajeren. God som tørst-slukker og til julefrokosten.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
duedalan (6) - DENMARK - FEB 16, 2013 does not count
Fin og udmærket øl men uden de store ambitioner. Derfor også kedelig og hverdagsagtig.

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