• Carlton Draught

    FRESH FACTS

    Learn more about your Carlton Draught experience

FACT ONE

30 Days of Freshness

The perfect Carlton Draught beer is made from the freshest ingredients so it tastes best when consumed 30 days from being brewed. This is very bad news for slow drinkers.

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FACT TWO

The Temperature of Freshness

To ensure ideal flavour, aroma and appearance a Carlton Draught should be served at a temperature of 1-3°C and drunk at an angle of 90°.

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FACT THREE

Carlton Draught’s Fresh Week

For the greatest flavour, the perfect bright and clean appearance and the ideal head, it is important Carlton Draught be consumed within 7 days of the keg being tapped. The news just gets worse for slow drinkers.

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FACT FOUR

Fresh Beer, Perfect Head

The head on your Carlton Draught plays a very important role. It traps the aroma, it has a fresh and hoppy fragrance and it looks stunning. The perfect Carlton Draught should have a 10 to 15mm tight, thick, creamy head. The Rule of Thumb if you will.

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FACT FIVE

The Vessel of Freshness

The perfect Carlton Draught should be in a clean glass. This ensures the only flavour you taste is beer, the appearance of the beer is spectacular and the head is textbook.

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FACT SIX

The Freshman

There is nothing finer than watching your Carlton Draught being skillfully poured; the fresh cold beer cascading off the side of the glass as the perfect head forms. It’s pure magic. Which is why Carlton Draught should only be poured by a trained staff member (Swedish backpackers named Ana run a very close second).

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