Escudo | Cervecera CCU Chile Ltda

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Brewed by:
Cervecera CCU Chile Ltda
Chile
ccu-sa.com

Style: Euro Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Dithyramb on 01-17-2006

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
18
Avg:
2.38
pDev:
28.99%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 18
Photo of FLima
1.23/5  rDev -48.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Golden color with a thin head with low retention.
Unpleasant aroma of corn, some oxidation and light lemon.
Expected flavor for an adjunct lager with notes of corn, light herbal hops, muffled lemony, oxidation, some booze even at 5.5% abv and cardboard. Dry aftertaste.
Watery body with good carbonation.
This is a bad executed adjunct lager that is a hard to drink. Oxidation and booze bothered me the most. At least it is not sweet.

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Photo of Dithyramb
3.33/5  rDev +39.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Of the various pale lagers available in Chile, this was the best of the bunch. As would be expected, it was full of corn adjunct, which was prevalent in both the smell and the flavor. Yes, it was pale yellow with a light fluffy head. It was, however, a more maltier mix of the rest with a creamy mouthfeel that wasn't a corny mess. Available just about anywhere while in Chile. If you get tired of fine wine and can't find some Kuntsmann or Kross, Escudo will do you just fine.

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Escudo from Cervecera CCU Chile Ltda
2.38 out of 5 based on 18 ratings.
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