Karlovacko | Karlovaċka Pivovara

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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:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-09-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
402
Reviews:
207
Avg:
3.06
pDev:
16.67%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
56
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 402 |  Reviews: 207
Photo of jrsaffert
3.15/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: Clear, pale straw yellow, thin head of fairly large bubbles.
Aroma: A bit grassy, some bread-like malt.
Taste: Follows the nose. Slight bitterness. Crisp finish.
Feel: Typical thin pilsener feel. Somewhat bright carbonation.
Overall: 3.25 - A solid, refreshing beverage.

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Photo of chubenzino
2.5/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Smak_Hermann
4.12/5  rDev +34.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Nice head and golden color. Nice crisp taste with smooth finish. Really good Pilsner.

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Photo of AmitC
3.02/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of brywhite
3.37/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of DrainBamage
4.46/5  rDev +45.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a light golden color color with a nice head. Smells sweet and floral like. Taste is just like it smells except with a slight bitterness and goes down pretty smooth. Overall one off the best Czech Pilsener I've had.

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Photo of BeerOps
2.54/5  rDev -17%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of mrcraft
3/5  rDev -2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of RENDERUSELESS
2.54/5  rDev -17%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Dur921
3.2/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Good European import, not overly filling but nice and crisp

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Photo of JamFuel
3/5  rDev -2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of 1Sundown2C
3.5/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Pens1967
3.06/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of dmirkovi
3.34/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DeanBB
2.83/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of SmashPants
2.84/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Format: a standard 330mL green bottle with a standard macro label.

Appearance: pours out a solid amber colour with light carbonation across the profile. A fluffy white head drops down to a thin cap.

Aroma: light grains with some grass hops. Nothing special.

Taste: the grains again with a light bread malt. The hops are pretty much unnoticeable.

Aftertaste: slight hops and those bread malts lingering through. Ho-hum.

Mouth feel: medium in feel with a moderate to higher carbonation. Reasonable.

Overall: an okay pilsener but certainly not the best I have ever had. I'll definitely take another option for the AU$52 a case mark.

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Photo of Hellpop65
3/5  rDev -2%

Photo of Mister_Faucher
3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

Photo of Thisdrinkinglife
3.75/5  rDev +22.5%

Review: Can of Karlovacko Pivo Beer, 5.2% ABV

My first Croatian beer The aroma was a good grain scent with some malt sweetness, nice. A nice thick, foamy, white head appeared after the pour, that stuck around. A bit of lacing noted.

The colour was a bright clear golden straw appearance. Had a bitter taste, and I felt it was a strong beer. No doubt a few of these under my belt and I would be ready for a good party.

A good clean Pale Lager, with a nice decent aroma.

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Photo of GianlucaB
2.88/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of Gajo74
3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

A mild tasting, low body, clear looking and clean pilsner. Some bready characteristics and light hops flavor. Not ordinarily something that I would have on a regular basis. However, being that I was at a European style tavern run by and patronized by people from various parts of the former Yugoslavia, the mood was perfect. Furthermore, the spicy sausage I ate with it was the perfect counterpoint.

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Photo of bulldogg915
2.25/5  rDev -26.5%

Photo of rabbitguy
3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of Z19
2.5/5  rDev -18.3%

Photo of Iaido
3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

Karlovacko from Karlovaċka Pivovara
3.06 out of 5 based on 402 ratings.
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