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Casablanca Beer - Brasseries Du Maroc

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BA SCORE
67
poor

134 Ratings
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Ratings: 134
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 2.81
pDev: 19.57%
Wants: 2
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasseries Du Maroc visit their website
Morocco

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: PhantomVodoo on 05-11-2003

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Photo of dbrauneis
2.87/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: Pours a clear medium yellow in color with moderate amounts of active visible carbonation streaming from the bottom of the glass and some faint golden yellow highlights. The beer has a quarter finger tall fizzy white head that quickly reduces to a small patch of thick film surrounded by a thin film covering the remainder of the surface and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Light amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate aromas of grainy malts with lighter hints of rice adjuncts and some light floral/grassy hops.

T: Upfront there are light to moderate flavors of grainy malts with some light amounts of rice adjuncts and a moderate amount of light fruit (apple juice) sweetness. There is a hint of grassy and floral hops that impart a very light amount of bitterness which fades quickly.

M: On the lighter side of medium bodied with moderate to heavy amounts of carbonation. Slightly thin/watery.

O: This beer is not anything special about this beer but it is not offensive or anything like that...it is just very average. Easy enough to drink with well hidden alcohol but a touch sweet for me.

Photo of smithj4
3/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of Oakenator
3.25/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of aasher
3/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of ROGUE16
2.5/5  rDev -11%

Photo of ithacabaron
2.56/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Pours a muddy yellow with greenish highlights. Fizz fades into no head at all. Not great.

Aroma is a bit sour, with wet towels, metallic malt, and what seems like hop extract. Not offensive, but not tempting me to sip.

Taste is poor, with lots of metal, misplaced bitterness, and a muddy finish. Not looking forward to the rest of the glass.

Mouthfeel is fine, if heavyish. No finesse.

Overall, I would not recommend this beer; it is not well made, not enjoyable to drink, and, oddly enough, always more expensive than the far superior Flag beer found at those Moroccan establishments that serve booze.

Dull and flawed. Take a pass.

Photo of jheezee
2.5/5  rDev -11%

Photo of skriv
3.25/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of Gmann
2.76/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.75

Pours a honey straw color with a wispy white head that settles into a light ring.

The aroma is grainy, light sulfur and a slight honey note. Very macro-esc

The taste is corny sweet with plenty of grain flavor. Big cracker dry flavor. Some grassy bitterness.

The feel is light and crisp with plenty of carbonation. Quite dry on the palate, astringent.

Macro all the way. Quite dry and lifeless.

Photo of Huffs
2.5/5  rDev -11%

Photo of DonFrap
1/5  rDev -64.4%

Photo of beerbtl
2/5  rDev -28.8%

Photo of Noelito76
2.5/5  rDev -11%

Photo of Evoforen
2.5/5  rDev -11%

Photo of greggy1972
3/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of blakelive784
2.75/5  rDev -2.1%

Photo of Evil_Pidde
2.72/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A: Pours clear golden with very many small bubbles. The tan head is tall but rather uneven and airy. Decent lacings, though.

S: Adjunct malts, like freshly opened canned corn. Sweet. Bitter hops and bready malts.

T: Mint and vegetables (canned) but also a nice and balanced maltyness. Bitter hops and quite some grass and herbs.

M: Sweet kind of short aftertaste. Body is medium, but a bit almost oily. Carbonation rich and offensive.

O: This could probably work in Morocco after a warm day in Marrakech, but in here in Sweden - not so interesting...

Photo of harpus
2.75/5  rDev -2.1%

Photo of TerryB
4.25/5  rDev +51.2%

Photo of LiquidAmber
3.26/5  rDev +16%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Seattle Beer Week pint glass. Pours a slightly hazy golden amber with a half finger white head with good retention and lacing. Aroma of sweet biscuit and bready malt with grassy hops and a slightly stale vegetable component. Flavor is sweet, mild biscuit and a hint of toasted malt, finishing with faint malt and slight hops. There is no evidence of the odd stale part of the the aroma. Medium, surprisingly slightly creamy body. A pleasant slightly sweet malty lager and with more character than most macros and Euro pales. I wouldn't hesitate getting another bottle of this in Morocco or a restaurant.

Photo of jadams11
3.25/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of LeeryLeprechaun
3/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of dcperilli
3.75/5  rDev +33.5%

Photo of SocalKicks
3/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of cfalovo97
3/5  rDev +6.8%

Casablanca Beer from Brasseries Du Maroc
67 out of 100 based on 134 ratings.