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Club Colombia - Cervecería Bavaria

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Club ColombiaClub Colombia

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34 Ratings
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Ratings: 34
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 2.89
pDev: 21.45%
Wants: 0
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cervecería Bavaria visit their website

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Andreji on 05-24-2003)
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Photo of RblWthACoz
2.78/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours about what you'd expect. Clear gold with minimal head that drops quickly. Nose is that sweet kind of tone with a dirt edge to it. Flavor is acrid and bitter. Eek. Even cold it still bites at the tongue. Feel is about what you'd think it to be. Basically this is really another of the lager brews you find the world throughout. What we need here is an intervention amongst friends. Listen Colombia. Admit it. You have a problem. You need better beer. Let us help you. (now accepting applications for emergency airdrop beer deliveries!)

RblWthACoz, Apr 24, 2008
Photo of Padron4KM
2.08/5  rDev -28%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

12 oz bottle.
Freshness date stamped on the cap.
This sample was not fresh, but at least it was on a bottom shelf in a darker area of the store, and it had a layer of dust on it that hopefuly helped to keep light out.

Dark golden, fizzy short lived head, no lacing.

corn and grain aroma.

Flavor is sweet corn and slightly acidic.

Dry finish.

Padron4KM, Oct 08, 2006
Photo of plaid75
2.65/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured a medium straw hue with a four finger bone white pillowy head. There was very good retention and sticky lacing.

The smell was very grainy and indicative of corn adjunct. Light flowery hop aroma as well.

The taste was very grainy and a bit husky. A small streak of bitterness as well. Happily no sweetness was detected. Bitter aftertaste.

The mouthfeel was light and a bit slick.

Overall a decent macro lager. Different, but the same - if you know what I mean.

plaid75, Aug 14, 2006
Photo of bunbury
2.9/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

this is by far the best colombian beer,. . although most of colombian beers have abv 4% this has a particular taste.

It tastes is a bit cooked than others, smoother
is almost cristal clear appearance (see-through-glass)
mouthfeel: after several of this you just have some sort of bread taste or the like.

bunbury, Jun 08, 2006
Photo of acrawf6
3/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3

Pours ouy a golden yellow with small white head.

Smell. is grainy and slightly sour.

Taste. Grainy and cereal like, but no sweetness. it puckers my mouth. aftertaste is slightly sour.

Mouthfeel. Good amount of carbonation. body is fuller than others in its style.

Overall, i dont mind this beer, but not that good. I think the best thing about it is the body. This beer can be enjoyed, but not worth trying to find.

acrawf6, Apr 22, 2006
Photo of RoyalT
2.88/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Appearance – This one was yellowish-orange in color with a huge, full, white fluffy head that actually showed a bit of retention.

Smell – This grain has a touch of “Bavarian” lager smell, truth be known, but mostly it’s a sickly sweet grain bomb.

Taste – The knarly grain comes out much worse at the taste. The nice lagered flavor is there, but it’s so small it can’t quite make up for the nasty grain.

Mouthfeel – This one is a bit bigger than light-bodied with a smooth mouthfeel and a nice, refreshing carbonation.

Drinkability – I didn’t sink this beer, although I drank it in the kitchen in the event I lost my nerve.

RoyalT, Sep 02, 2005
Photo of schrist275
3.58/5  rDev +23.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Comes out a very clear bright yellow out of the bottle. (good luck reading the fine print on the label). He is nice and white with big lace, medium carbonation that keeps the head across the top of the glass, smell runs towards old oats with a dab of sweetner, almost skunky.. Taste on this one does not mirror the smell, it is smooth with no rough edges, tastes of easy malts and um (oat style taste, nothing standoutish) that leans into a very short term hoppy tinge to offset the body from the aftertaste. Will take this beer with Brats any day.

schrist275, Nov 18, 2004
Photo of putnam
2.03/5  rDev -29.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

Nice yellow pour with minimal head retention. The aromas are a surprise. Lot's of wheaty biscuits, butter, stone and some pool water aromas. On the palate it is more shocking in that it begins with a sugary, saccharine attack, then veers wildly to pick up sour and metallic flavors. Sugar and hot pepper linger. I couldn't finish it due to its cloying sweetness and harsh edge.

putnam, Sep 25, 2004
Photo of Andreji
3.6/5  rDev +24.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

'05 Re-review:

Decent golden colour with a considerably retaining head and permanent carbonation, very bright and appealing (for a macro). Smell is foremost wheaty, hops well hidden to the nose but present nonetheless.
Nice body/carbonation combination, dry and bitter yet holding a nice wheaty and grainy taste. A very decent lager, IMO: it's the sort to find at any bar where nothing else is available, and still be willing to have.

Andreji, May 24, 2003
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Club Colombia from Cervecería Bavaria
71 out of 100 based on 34 ratings.