Super Bock | UNICER União Cervejeira S.A.

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Super BockSuper Bock

Brewed by:
UNICER União Cervejeira S.A.

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 08-19-2001

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Photo of rusty3335
1.46/5  rDev -47.7%

Photo of javlin624
1.5/5  rDev -46.2%

Photo of NickTheGreat
3.5/5  rDev +25.4%

So I'm a beer guy and went to Portugal and Spain. Was on a structured trip, so didn't get to get to anywhere with very good beer. But I got to sample the BMC of their countries . . .

I only had a little bit of this, but I liked it better than the Sagres. My sister said the exact opposite, so it is a personal preference thing.

Aroma (3.5): Smells decent enough for the style.
Appearance (4): Nice golden color. Just like a lager should be.
Taste (3.5): Not much to speak of, but you get a little malt and some hop taste. Nothing too much, but it is what is probably should be.
Palate (3.5): No real complaints, nothing to write home about either.

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Photo of Allegue04
2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of Hayley_86
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of Pedro16v
3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

Photo of Blair_84
2.25/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of MrCharlieMops
4/5  rDev +43.4%

Appearance: Golden and watery with a small, white head which disappears fairly quickly.
Aroma: No hops, bread and slight alcoholic smell.
Taste: Fresh, light, crisp and grainy. Mild cereal taste which lingers after swallowing. Not too interesting as most commercial lagers usually are.
Overall: Very refreshing on a hot summer day, light bodied beer with a crisp flavour. One of my favourite lagers.

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Photo of qunye_ni
3.24/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of Urik
2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

Photo of Ppuech
2.72/5  rDev -2.5%

Photo of mooseisloose
2.77/5  rDev -0.7%

Popping the top yields a crispy yet adjunct waft. On the pour this brew is pale straw colour with a nonexistent head. On the taste there is good mouthfeel, balanced with adjunct malts and slight bitter hoppiness with a fading similar aftertaste. Refreshing but not overly flavorful.

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Photo of HGC
1.04/5  rDev -62.7%

Photo of VitorLourenco
4/5  rDev +43.4%

Light, Fresh, good taste.

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Photo of titvs
3.5/5  rDev +25.4%

Review according to BJCP2008 guidelines (style 1B). Bottle 25cl. AROMA: sweet grainy aroma and medium-low hop aroma. APPEARANCE: very clear golden straw color with average persistance white head. TASTE: medium-low grainy flavour with no hop flavour and medium-low bitterness. no fruitiness and no diacetyl. Balance towards malty and sweet aftertaste. PALATE: light body (maybe from high dosage of adjuncts - corn and rice). medium-low carbonation. OVERALL: a light, refreshing average bulk lager.

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Photo of redwax
3.75/5  rDev +34.4%

Photo of Edhel
3.5/5  rDev +25.4%

Photo of CraftDanny
2.68/5  rDev -3.9%

Photo of Florya
2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of Ohnitram
4.76/5  rDev +70.6%

Photo of Socialiste
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of StaggerRollRoll
2.84/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of FLima
2.62/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Golden yellow color with a thin head with short retention.
Light adjunct lager aroma with notes of corn syrup.
Flavor with mild notes of herbal hops, corn, some lemon and grains. Dry aftertaste with a mild bitterness.
Light body with good carbonation.
Average easy to drink Adjunct Lager, with no huge flaws including body that is thin, but not watery.

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Photo of Monochrome
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of Schmoog
2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

Super Bock from UNICER União Cervejeira S.A.
2.79 out of 5 based on 362 ratings.
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