Karlovačko lager beer is characterized by a golden-yellow colour and a refreshing bitter taste. It is special because of its harmonious malt aroma and fullness of taste. It contains 5% alcohol. Karlovačko is ideal for enjoying in the company of friends. It has won many awards, and in September 2005, it won the gold medal in its category, the so-called beer Oscar at the prestigious Brewing Industry International Awards held in Munich. In 2012, Karlovačko received another award for quality, Monde Selection awarded by the International Institute for Quality Selections.