Coedo Kyara - Coedo Brewery (Kyodo Shoji Koedo Brewery)
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3.56/5 rDev +2.3%
Beer bottle (33 cl.) purchased from Une Bonne Bouteille, and tasted in 2014.
Appearance : bronze color with white foamy head.
Smell : honey, citrus and white grape aromas.
Taste & mouthfeel : malty and caramel flavors, with a light bitter finish.
Overall : an average beer in the style Vienna Lager.
06-07-2014 16:51:51 | More by thierrynantes
3.25/5 rDev -6.6%
A: The beer is relatively clear yellow-orange in color and has no visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high off white head that quickly dissipated, leaving lacing on the surface and a thin collar around the edge of the glass.
S: There are light aromas of malts in the nose.
T: The taste is malty but not too strong due to the light-bodied nature of this beer. There are also some notes of honey and hints of herbal hops.
M: It feels light-bodied on the palate and has a low to moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is easy to drink but isn't that flavorful and could use some more carbonation.
10-10-2012 03:20:08 | More by metter98
3.2/5 rDev -8%
A: Pours a lightly hazy golden orange in color with light to moderate amounts of visible carbonation. The beer has a quarter finger tall sudsy off-white head that quickly reduces to a medium sized patch of extremely thin film and a very thin ring at the edges of the glass. Minimal amounts of lacing are observed.
S: Moderate amounts of malts and some very light notes of grassy hops. Additionally, there are some light notes of honey sweetness.
T: Starts with some moderate flavors of malts including some honey like sweetness. There is a light amount of earthy bitterness in the finish.
M: Medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Clean.
O: Not as good as the other offerings from this brewery but still a very drinkable beer - could be sessionable. Seems like it has deviated a bit from the style and not a great example.
10-07-2012 19:07:31 | More by dbrauneis
3.35/5 rDev -3.7%
Drank from my Duvel tulip
A - Pours a pale copper colour with a one fingered White head that dies quick
S - Plenty of yeast , malts and bisuit.
T - Nice grainy malts up front with the hint of a little citrus, Thie finish is a little bitter and sweet.
M - Medium body and low carbonation
O - I liked the Marzen feel of this beer, but nothing spectacular.
03-03-2012 12:31:09 | More by eric5bellies
2.05/5 rDev -41.1%
Saw a bottles of this beer along with it's darker cousin at my local beer shop, decided to see what Japanese craft beer was like.
I have to wonder whether I received a bad bottle.
There was no head whatsoever after carefully pouring it into my glass. The colour was a clear rich amber, not bad, but it seemed as if there was little carbonation. I'm not a huge fan of highly carbonated beers however this beer seemed to have less than average for a craft beer.
The taste was extremely malty. So much so, that I couldn't finish it. Just too much malt for my liking. It tastes EXACTLY like a Tsingtao Dark.
If there was nothing wrong with my bottle, and they're all like this, I would recommend going for Tsingtao Dark because it tastes exactly the same at about 1/5 the price.
10-29-2011 03:16:03 | More by xuehua
3.23/5 rDev -7.2%
A-Very light amber with a thin ring of fat white soapy bubbles.
S-Nondescript malty sweetness. Not much to say about it.
T/M-It's okay. Vienna lagers aren't the most distinctive style, so it's kind of hard to say much about this one. Pale malt sweetness, light, spritzy carbonation. An easy sipper without many distinguishing characteristics. I couldn't pick it out of a line-up.
O-Fine for the style, which admittedly is not one of my favorites.
08-11-2011 02:28:41 | More by DaveHS
3.6/5 rDev +3.4%
Pours golden orange with a small white head that dissipates rather quickly. Minimal carbonation rising.
Aroma is quite light. Some malt and hops.
Taste has some honey, malt, hops. Rather floral with some tangerine and peach.
Mouthfeel is medium-light bodied and lightly cleansing. Somewhat lifeless.
Overall, an easy drinking beer. Sessionable.
04-22-2011 23:58:06 | More by atigerlife
3.43/5 rDev -1.4%
Poured on-tap into a tumbler pint at Azuki, a sushi joint in San Diego. They were advertising this on the menu as being new to the establishment, so I figured I'd give it a try. The beer pours a hazy, bright yellow coloring with no head. Lots of bubbling throughout the beer. Very light toasty smells, which are expected for the style. Mid-tongue sour flavors are slight with the maltiness, and the beer is a bit sharp due to the lightness and the increased carbonation. Musty sour aftertaste with a slight linger on the finish. Does not impart itself over any of the food flavorings, so I will venture to guess it would pair well with just about anything. I had a couple of fairly spicy handrolls, and it went great with all my food.
04-11-2011 05:27:18 | More by GarthDanielson
Coedo Kyara from Coedo Brewery (Kyodo Shoji Koedo Brewery)
80 out of 100 based on 32 ratings.