Pripps Blå Export
Carlsberg Sverige AB

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Carlsberg Sverige AB
Lager - European Pale
Ranked #310
Ranked #29,752
2.53 | pDev: 25.3%
May 09, 2021
Mar 01, 2005
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3.94/5  rDev +55.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5
by MartinGson

Smells little bit like honey.

May 09, 2021
2.5 by bdlusa from Texas on Jun 26, 2019
2.5 by chubenzino from California on Jun 23, 2018
2.03 by Bajengurkan from Sweden on Nov 06, 2017
2.58 by Wer34truh from Minnesota on Jul 12, 2017
1 by ThisSeasonsWaifu from Sweden on Sep 08, 2015
2.52 by AWA from California on Apr 28, 2015
2.5 by Oidmoe from Austria on Feb 22, 2015
2.68 by nigeldazooman from Virginia on Feb 04, 2015
2.25 by Mattias from Sweden on Dec 25, 2014
1.25 by sebastiansboat from Sweden on Dec 16, 2014
3.34 by JackieKu from Taiwan on Dec 14, 2014
2 by olradetbalder from Sweden on Dec 02, 2014
2.6 by Stigh from Norway on Nov 15, 2014
3 by Saksis from Norway on Aug 02, 2014
2 by Wchen from Taiwan on Jul 29, 2014
2.16 by Alex-Alkis from Sweden on Jul 10, 2014
3 by Jah_Json from Sweden on Feb 05, 2014
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2.99/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
by wl0307 from England

Coming in a 500ml can, BB 15/10/13, served chilled in a straight imperial pint glass. Note: this can is at 5.0%abv.

Appearance: pours a clear, light golden colour with abundant and lively carbonation, topped with a white creamy head to last.
Smell: fruit acidity as of limes, green apples and sour dough abounds along with a mild dusty touch, against a moderate malty backbone that comes not so thick or cloying. A closer sniff reveals German hop aroma, but ever so gentle. Not bad.
Taste: mildly grainy and gristy comes the malty entry, not very sweet, ensued by lightly bitter, grassy undertones of hops, leading towards a semi-sweet fruity and sweet herbal finish with very little bitterness but a clean palate to enjoy. A few sips down the line, there develops a faintly chewy touch at the end of each sip.
Mouthfeel & Overall: the carbonation remains quite lively and not smooth, the body is medium-plus and not heavy, while the palate is clean enough except for the lightly tongue-coating quality due to the residual sugar in the liquid, I believe. All in all, not a very bad beer and adjunct, if any is used, is not apparent in the flavour. O.K. to try it once.

Jul 08, 2013
1.75 by HankC from Sweden on Jun 30, 2012
2 by aztraz from Sweden on May 31, 2012
2.75 by szmnnl99 from Michigan on Mar 25, 2012
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2.91/5  rDev +15%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
by rarbring from Sweden

A light straw colored clear beer, rather big head, good lacing.

The smell is mostly acid, but some corn flakes and metal is felt as well.

A light sweetness, white bread, lemonish, some slight bitteness

Medium carbomation, a simple but refreshing body

Rather Ok for being a standard euro lager. Clean and fresh.

Jul 25, 2010
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2.61/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5
by Evil_Pidde from Sweden

A: Strawcolour with lots of bubbles in the beverage. The white head is thick and creamy, but it dissipates rather fast leaving some lacings.

S: Sweet malt, with some bitter hops and some citric notes. There is a faint smell of corn as well.

T: Light roasted sweet malt, some citric and bitter notes. And here the corn is present as well.

M: Medium body with plenty of carbonation. The aftertaste is pretty short but holds some bitter notes and some faint sweetness.

D: This is a typical swedish pale lager, when is't beeing produced by any of the larger breweries. Not very interesting.

Sep 14, 2009
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3.9/5  rDev +54.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5
by drpimento from Wisconsin

Had this in a bar in Stockholm last week. Served with a small, white head with lots of lace. Color was a very clear, bright, rich, polished brass. Aroma was a little malt and a little fresh hop. Flavor was about the same and well balanced; almost the stereotype of "BEER". Nice body. Super clean & balanced finish. Session beer.

Jul 01, 2009
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2.83/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3
by jdhilt from New Hampshire

Pours a one finger white head that fades quickly to a ring leaving some lace. Clear amber color. Good carbonation and medium bodied. Hoppy nose. Flavor is mildly hoppy with malts trying to balance. Lingering bitter aftertaste. 45 SEK ~ $7.56 for ½ liter glass Barcelona Tapas Restaurant Stockholm. From my notes - 7/8/2008.

Jul 27, 2008
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2.49/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5
by bark from Sweden

The colour is straw yellow; the low head is white. Some fine lacing occurs.

The smell is sweet. Notes of white bread, anonymous malt and adjuncts (odd since this is an all-malt lager).

The taste is quite heavy (in a negative way) and sweet with notes of cookies and shortbread. The aftertaste is sweet and mild with notes of sweet dough, some vanilla, and a mild bitter flavour. The finish is a bit frowsy.

The carbonation is medium strong. The liquid is a little sweet-sticky.

Pripps Blå was once the most sold beer in Sweden. Nowadays, it seems to be mostly about nostalgia and habits.

Jun 22, 2008
Pripps Blå Export from Carlsberg Sverige AB
Beer rating: 67 out of 100 with 28 ratings