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Cobra - United Breweries - UB Group

Not Rated.
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BA SCORE
64
poor

52 Ratings
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Ratings: 52
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 2.52
pDev: 21.03%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
United Breweries - UB Group
India

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JanM on 01-20-2006)
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SmashPants

Australia

2.2/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Bottle: embossed 330mL brown label with a rubbish macro label.

Appearance: light golden in colour with a big bubbling head that dissipates quickly. Not flattering.

Aroma: light grains as expected from an adjunct, but with a light yet unmistakably thick off fug. Not a massively pleasant aroma.

Taste: cheap corn with more of that thick fug. Not much more to it.

Aftertaste: dissipates quickly, thankfully.

Mouth feel: thin body with big, bubbling carbonation. Kind of harsh.

Overall: not a brilliant beer, to be honest. Some vegetable and floral hop notes, but it is overpowered by an unpleasant and awkward funk.

Serving type: bottle

01-18-2013 11:32:51 | More by SmashPants
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Cobra from United Breweries - UB Group
64 out of 100 based on 52 ratings.