dirtymike (2016) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 5, 2004
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Straw color with a slight haze and a medium white head that quickly disapates. Grainy/cereal aroma.Flavors of buring alcohol,thin for the style? Finishes clean and dry.
jonas (6103) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - JUN 1, 2004
1.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Malt and corn nose.
Morning urine color, soapy head.
Sugary and corny with a
sticky mouthfeel - it hides the
alcohol behind sweetness - and now my drain is hiding the brew.
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 28, 2004
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Hazy yellow with a thin white head. Cereal aroma with some stale fruits. Fizzy palate, with some wateriness. I may be rating this a bit high, but for the price this is good beer.
DrnkMcDermott (2902) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - MAY 25, 2004
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
UPDATED: JUN 13, 2004 Bottled. Hmm, it’s been a while since I had a malt liquor; think back to winter of ’89, I was hangin’ wit’ my homez, splitting a 40 of St. Ides at the White Castle on 115th... But this is a different time and place, specifically, Russia. Has the same cloying sweetness of a Baltika 3. Yes, I can already feel the alcohol headache coming on. I guess it’s just a shade below an inoffensive beer. Well, I was warned about the beer in Russia, wasn’t I?
Re-Rated, canned. Okay, trying it again, the alcohol warmth is kind of welcoming. There's still a big sugary taste, but for some reason it doesn't bother me as much.
freekyp (1634) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - MAY 10, 2004
1.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
UPDATED: DEC 4, 2010 Deep golden with a sweetness in aroma and flavor. Soda-like carbonation. Malty, but sickly sweet.
HopsOrDie (687) - New Lenox, Illinois, USA - MAY 8, 2004
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bright, clear yellow beer. Small white film head. Semi-sweet beer without much bitterness. Not much flavor other than the sweetness. Alcohol is well hidden.
Jeppe (2631) - Brooklyn, Alabama, USA - MAY 3, 2004
1.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Foamy head on a clear yellow body. Sweet and heavy hay and alcohol aroma. Also sweet flavor with apples notes and some alcohol but not overwhelming. Actually quite all right for a malt liquor.
Sancho (245) - Da Bronx, New York, USA - APR 28, 2004
1.8 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottlted from local bodega- pours pale yellow white head,smells wack,lots of carbnation,tastes alright taste like beer not malt liquor, ok over all cheap too so it's ok
Nexxus (261) - Apple Valley, Minnesota, USA - MAR 28, 2004
1.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
UPDATED: APR 21, 2004 A clear golden (urine) yellow with a large diminishing white head. Mostly sweet, slightly sour aroma of cereal, honey, and soap with hints of straw and peach. Light-medium watery body with lively carbonation. Flavor is mostly sweet with honey, light bread, pepper and straw coming through. The sweetness is kind of odd and unfamiliar (adjunct related?). Somewhat astringent. Not really offensive, just not good. At least now I will have the 'Malt Liquor' style category filled.
Syd (921) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 17, 2004
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Heh, my first Malt Liquor: Bottle pours a thin color or yellow with a big white head and some lace. The aroma is sweet (corn?). The flavor is very sweet with a cardboard like finish. The palate is fizzy in some ways, but sort of thick in other ways. Overall, I can't really rate to style since I don't know how its supposed to taste. Additionally, I really don't like it.