Iguana | Cervecería y Maltería Quilmes / Grupo Bemberg

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2.7 w/ 8 ratings

Brewed by:
Cervecería y Maltería Quilmes / Grupo Bemberg

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by drpimento on 03-10-2009

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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by wordemupg:
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2.11/5  rDev -21.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

big ass 970ml bottle poured into my tiny hotel glass 23/8/11 metal cola like twist off, I may use it as a water bottle just for kicks

A clear straw yellow with just a fast falling thin film of head that leaves no lace

S sweet skunky candied corn and thankfully not much else

T some wet hay on top of what I smell, a little grassy.... I want too say hops but I doubt that's it

M feels on par for the style, watery and well carbonated, perhaps too much carbonation if anything

O yet another shitty beer on my South America trip, nothing worth trying here

pretty sweet bottle but that`s about it, like I said before would make a good water bottle but that's about it

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Photo of metter98
2.89/5  rDev +7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Bottle at El Palenque, Mendoza, Argentina

A: The beer is crystal clear yellow in color and has a moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high bright white head that died down and left small patches of bubbles on the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light aromas of bready malts are present in the nose. Some hints of adjuncts become noticeable as the beer warms up.
T: Like the smell, the taste has flavors of bready malts along with notes of adjuncts. There is a light amount of bitterness.
M: It feels a bit more than light-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer seems to be like a hybrid between a pilsener and an adjunct lager, although it tastes more like an adjunct lager as it warms up.

Serving type: bottle

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Photo of Noelito76
2.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of Josbor11
3/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of Tareq
3/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of drpimento
2.53/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

First had this about five years ago or so. Seems like it was a bit better then; like it's a tad sweeter now. Still, it's better than regular Quilmes. Pours with a big white head, a bit of lace. Pale yellow color. Aroma is beery and sweet, almost no hop. Definitely sweet flavor now predominates. Corn. Forced carbonation. Corn sweetened finish with some beer.

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Photo of Squire123
2.82/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of fede_glodo
2.5/5  rDev -7.4%

Iguana from Cervecería y Maltería Quilmes / Grupo Bemberg
Beer rating: 0 out of 100 with 8 ratings
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