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Brewed by Carlsberg Brewery
Style: Premium Lager
Copenhagen, Denmark
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RATINGS: 223   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.45   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.


2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
OllieBBommel (1055) - NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2013
Bottle@home. Head: beige. Colour: clear, copper. Aroma: malt. Taste: light bitter-sweet. Palate: light bitter-sweet finish. Overall: ok.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
kerenmk (2199) - 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.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
beikes (148) - 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.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Psytron (1287) - Turku, FINLAND - MAR 23, 2013
Smell of malts. Dark amber colour. Yellow head. Medium sweet. Aroma of sugar, malt, candy.

3.9
   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.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
holdleder (167) - Kongerslev, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2013
33 cl. dåse. 5,6% ingen jul uden snebajeren. God som tørst-slukker og til julefrokosten.

2.2
   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.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
stefannilssons (1455) - SWEDEN - JAN 25, 2013
Det här var en lite tunn och försiktig sak med en jämn och balanserad smak med ton av malt och karamell.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pyrmir (3274) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 28, 2012
330 ml bottle. Aroma malty and bready. Tastes rich, sweet and malty with bread notes. A bit too sweet in the after taste.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Desverger (1727) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2012
Can - Amber pour with diminishing off-white head. Aroma/taste sweet caramel malt, hops. Average easy drinking Christmas brew.


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