Karlovacko | Karlovaċka Pivovara

KarlovackoKarlovacko
BA SCORE
3.05/5
413 Ratings
KarlovackoKarlovacko
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Karlovaċka Pivovara
Croatia (Hrvatska)
karlovacka.com

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-09-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,630
Reviews:
209
Ratings:
413
pDev:
17.05%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
59
Trade:
0
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Taste - Fairly clean, lacking the hop bite of the best pilsners. Drinks more like a Euro pale Lager. Some graininess.

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Karlovacko from Karlovaċka Pivovara
Beer rating: 3.05 out of 5 with 413 ratings
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