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Brewed by Kereru Brewing Company
Style: Grodziskie/Gose/Lichtenhainer
Upper Hutt, New Zealand

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 2.87/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Karengo is an edible purple seaweed from Kaikoura, NZ. A Gose (go-sah) is a cloudy German wheat beer brewed with salted water. Karengose (Ka-ren-go-sah) fuses German style & NZ Karengo into something rich and strange, tart & briny with a luscious sour finish. 8-10°C.

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2.9
explosivedog (1682) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - NOV 10, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 14, 2017 330ml bottle. Pours yellow. Lemon, violet, bread, elderflower. Thin flat body. Not my favourite.

2.7
Andrus86 (720) - Busselton, WA, AUSTRALIA - SEP 23, 2017
BOTTLE. (H009 04/2018). Pours a see through straw, light head that fades.. Not much to the nose, light seawater.. Light wheat based body, light salt (seawater I guess) , refreshing, but thin.. Sourced cape cellars

2.6
Davros (3310) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUN 21, 2017
Pours yellow with a quickly fading head.
Nose shows doughy wheat, seaspray. Little else.
Flavours include soft salt, doughy wheat, light bready malt. Subtle.
Watery body.

2.5
drowland (9161) - Georgia, USA - MAR 25, 2017
3/25/17. On tap at The Craft Bar, Destin. Hazy golden pour with a small white head. Plain malty aroma. Watery flavor, grainy... plain... basically no salt and no sour. Hmm.

2.4
Dervock (1467) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 24, 2017
Bottle - pours hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma is wheat, salt and a little citrus. Taste is not very gose like, malty and if anything a bit sweet, struggling to find the seaweed or salt!

2.3
Skarecrow (978) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - NOV 30, 2016
500ml bottle.
Very pale hazy straw color with Ok head.
Not much of an aroma - maybe some grain with a touch of salt.
Bitterness is slight with residual salt but ultimately thin body.
OK but nothing overly exiting.

2.4
GraemeL (37) - NEW ZEALAND - OCT 22, 2016
Straw colour, slightly hazy. Nose is salt, wheat. Taste is pretty bland really, touch of the seaweed and a little salt. No noticeable tartness to me. Bit boring.

2.8
blankboy (7833) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 8, 2016
[Bottle (330ml) shared w/ HogTownHarry, GregClow, jercraigs & mabel -- c/o j&m] Pours a hazy very pale gold with almost no head. Mild aroma of salt, soda water, light vegetal notes and fruit. Flavour’s a bit better, with fruit, pale malt, light salt and a bit of grassiness. Average bodied. Just O.K.

3.1
mabel (9874) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 3, 2016
[8541-20160629] 330mL bottle. Salty sea grains aroma. Clear, pale yellow straw body with a quick foamy white head. Salty vegetal straw grass flavour. Light-medium body. Interesting, plus, it’s an awesome name... because... Karen. (6/3/6/3/13) 3.1

(w/ blankboy, GregClow, HogTownHarry, jercraigs)

3.3
anders37 (27237) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2016
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity sour salty aroma. Fruity weak tart acidic salty flavor. Has a fruity malty salty sour acidic finish.


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