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Carlton Draught - Carlton & United Breweries, Ltd.

Not Rated.
Carlton DraughtCarlton Draught

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BA SCORE
57
awful

71 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 71
Reviews: 34
rAvg: 2.16
pDev: 34.26%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Carlton & United Breweries, Ltd. visit their website
Australia

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 06-04-2002)
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1/5  rDev -53.7%

10-21-2012 01:23:03 | More by Jake321
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2.75/5  rDev +27.3%

09-15-2012 10:14:39 | More by killerbeers
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supermeniscus

Netherlands

2.25/5  rDev +4.2%

09-07-2012 11:27:04 | More by supermeniscus
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soju6

Missouri

2.15/5  rDev -0.5%

A: Served a golden color with a small head that fades quickly to bits of lacing.

S: Aroma of sweet malt and coarse grain. Has a stale beer scent.

T: taste on malt sweetness with just a wee bit of citrus. Faint bitterness and a fairly clean finish.

F: Light body and fairly smooth. Not a lot to work with here.

O: Basic lager in an ocean of beer. Nothing to see here, move along.

08-12-2012 11:24:56 | More by soju6
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braican

Massachusetts

2.75/5  rDev +27.3%

07-14-2012 06:39:01 | More by braican
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heygeebee

Australia

1.35/5  rDev -37.5%

On tap at local RSL.

Oh dear, the Carlton Draught vs VB taste-off.

It looks like beer and has a head and lace, but I can safely say I have never been assaulted by such an immediate hit of metal. Serious Metal on the tongue.

This beer has no redeeming qualities whatsoever.

Why do so many people drink it?

06-29-2012 10:38:29 | More by heygeebee
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tbeckett

Ontario (Canada)

1.75/5  rDev -19%

On tap at Northcote Social Club. From notes.

A - Poured golden straw and bright. Medium carbonation, half finger of white soapy head and good lace with a film of retention.

S - Virtually nothing. Some corny grain.

T - Corny, grain, nasty flavours, We grain maybe. Vegetal, creamed corn. Not good.

M - Medium carbonation, light and watery body, lingering flavours of unpleasantness.

O/D - Beers with no flavour are far superior to this. No idea why people keep this guys in business by buying this in mass quantities. Brutal.

06-29-2012 05:31:01 | More by tbeckett
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bpasquetti

California

3/5  rDev +38.9%

06-19-2012 12:37:26 | More by bpasquetti
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Sachsenfreude

Germany

3.5/5  rDev +62%

05-19-2012 16:41:45 | More by Sachsenfreude
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no8

Ethiopia

1.25/5  rDev -42.1%

05-16-2012 03:14:36 | More by no8
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Julian4077

Australia

2.25/5  rDev +4.2%

05-11-2012 10:31:32 | More by Julian4077
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Texas

2/5  rDev -7.4%

04-21-2012 06:41:24 | More by Kornoms
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Bockerdoppel91

Pennsylvania

1.75/5  rDev -19%

03-14-2012 00:11:17 | More by Bockerdoppel91
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Panama

2/5  rDev -7.4%

02-26-2012 12:56:15 | More by dmorgan310
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BrazilianAussie

Brazil

2/5  rDev -7.4%

02-21-2012 17:17:52 | More by BrazilianAussie
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galluch

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -7.4%

01-17-2012 16:45:57 | More by galluch
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Robje

Australia

2/5  rDev -7.4%

01-10-2012 01:23:58 | More by Robje
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Michigan

1/5  rDev -53.7%

12-15-2011 00:37:42 | More by klipper
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Australia

1/5  rDev -53.7%

11-28-2011 02:50:16 | More by IanRiley
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Finite

Australia

1.68/5  rDev -22.2%

Pale, high carbonation, soft drink like appearance.

Smells of faint off grain. Straw and little hops

Very dull and plain. No hop flavour to speak of asside from a dull and artificial bitterness. A straw like malt flavour which contributes little to the body of the beer.

avoid,

11-04-2010 06:04:11 | More by Finite
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rowey77

Australia

3.6/5  rDev +66.7%

Great sessionable beer on tap, dont care what anyone says this beer is easy to drink and great for a social drink. Have had many night where i can drink 10 - 20 pots of carlton draught without batting an eyelid, there arnt many better beers out there on tap.

07-14-2010 23:14:33 | More by rowey77
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CrazyDavros

Australia

2.05/5  rDev -5.1%

Golden amber pour, thing head.
Lots of grainy malt on the aroma, no noticeable hops (they probably use isohops...). Shows a distinct "old dirty pub" smell.
Sweet grainy malt upon tasting, some caramel. Not much else to say really! Seriously weak bitterness.
Not as watery as you'd expect for a mainstream cheap lager, but the carbonation is over the top, as per usual!

10-05-2009 10:27:14 | More by CrazyDavros
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ADZA

Australia

1.9/5  rDev -12%

Unfortunately for me when i went to my new local this was their best offering def time to get a new local,it pours a yellow,gold macro colour with hardly any smell maybe weak grains,and it basically tastes like grainy water would never buy this beer usually was just thirsty and like i said this was their best offering.

08-01-2009 08:41:09 | More by ADZA
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Macca

Australia

2.03/5  rDev -6%

This pours a golden colour. Clear. Not a lot of head to speak of and it disappeared quick. Looks dead.

I don't know how I can rate its aroma when it doesn't have one. Not even a bad one.

The lack of anything continues to the palate. A touch of malts perhaps.

Oh just so bland all round. Why do they bother? It is just an alcohol delivery device.

06-25-2009 08:47:53 | More by Macca
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Otterburn

Quebec (Canada)

2.53/5  rDev +17.1%

This is a really average beer. But not that bad. The color is a bit amber, smells , nothing really to say and the taste is average.
I not taking note while I drankthose beer but , theres nothing to say about it. Its just a ordinary beer in Australia.

06-03-2009 08:09:29 | More by Otterburn
Carlton Draught from Carlton & United Breweries, Ltd.
57 out of 100 based on 71 ratings.