Colón Light | Palos De Moguer - 82

Colón LightColón Light
Liked This Beer
3.36 w/ 3 ratings
Colón LightColón Light

Brewed by:
Palos De Moguer - 82

Style: Kölsch

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Andreji on 06-23-2003

User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 3
Photo of WoodBrew
3.06/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

In Bogota I had a chance to visit Palos De Moguer bar and try the Colon beers they have on tap. The first one I had was the Colon Light and I thought is was pretty good. I see why now....BA has tagged it a Kolsch...not a light. The appearance is pale yellow with decent head. The smell had citrus and grain. The taste was not bad....had a hoppy to start then grain. The beer came off the pallet clean. Was a very smooth and easy drinking beer...great for summer.

 462 characters

Photo of Andreji
3.63/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I took the chance to re-review this beer this year because of the recent image change Palos de Moguer has gone through.

Although i'm still not too amazed at their beers, i do feel they have improved considerably.

I acquired this 'Light' at a market in Bogota. Pour is a very bright and shiny golden hue with a clean crisp white head which fades fairly quickly. quite carbonnated.

Smell is dominantly hoppy. Grassy taste, a bit watery but i guess it's the norm for koelsches and i've started this year trying to accept rather than reject that german gender. subtle malty metallic taste afterwards overwhelmed by a 'green' hoppy feel. carbonation overtakes and the overall experience is short.

It's an alright beer which can be consumed regularly. not my regular, but it's not too shabby.

 790 characters

Photo of mooseisloose
3.4/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 5

Bottle smell is sweet and slightly fuity. Pours to a pale bright yellow with a two finger head that recedes to a 1/4 inch head. Bubbles stream from the bottom like a TV beer. Taste is very light. Lots of floral hop notes, only slightly bitter. Crisp and very refreshing. Mouthfeel is thin but not watery. For an AC of 5% you'd never know in a beer this light. On the mark for the style. I could drink this beer all day long. This mocks any BMC light beer.

 455 characters

Colón Light from Palos De Moguer - 82
Beer rating: 0 out of 100 with 3 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.