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RATINGS: 209   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.92   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Brewed in upstate New York, Big Flats 1901 Premium American Lager pays homage to the flat boats that traveled the area’s rivers delivering goods to early settlers.


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
jjuf1853 (1251) - Land O Lakes, Florida, USA - DEC 26, 2010
12 oz. can from Walgreens pours a clear pale yellow color with a dense foamy white head. Sweet aroma of corn and grassy hops with faint alcohol. Mild flavor is slightly tart with a touch of hop bitterness. Tastes similar to most of the other cheap domestic beers on the market. Could act as a palate cleanser between good beers.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
alexsdad06 (6450) - Ohio, USA - JAN 8, 2011
12 oz. can from Tmoney99. Pours a crystal clear light yellow color with a large, dissipating white head. The aroma is mild pale malts, light spicy hops, grassy, with a metallic/chemical finish. The flavor is bready and grassy with a hint (ever so slight) of herbal hops. There is a slight chemical nature to the flavor. Watery and thin with a grainy quality to the finish. Unlike most macro swill, there is some flavor here though. Still, this will be a one time experience not to be repeated.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Aurelius (4530) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 11, 2011
Dry, cereal aroma - somewhat non-descript - reminds me of lightly toasted bread. Average can, very pale gingerale colored beer with a big white head. Toasted, a little tang, under-hopped, bland, maybe some cornflakes kicking around down there. Goes flat. Let’s say that you’re down to your last $2.99 (plus tax) and you’re snowed in at a Walgreen’s drug store, and all of their other beer and wine have been carted off by looters - then, by all means, purchase a 6 pack.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
PorterPounder (5885) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 12, 2011
Tallahassee, Fl - Walgreen’s - Thomasville Rd - 12 oz can. Pours an oh so pale light golden with a slight white head that actually leaves slight lacing. Aroma is basically neutral, but when you try really hard you pick up some wet cardboard. Flavor is typical, cheap, industrial lager. Some grassy notes, a hint of honey sweetness, a lot of bland cardboard notes. Mouthfeel is slightly stinging, kind of like some of those low-carb efforts. Had worse.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Suttree (5356) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 17, 2011
Well, I was surprised to find a new tick in Maryville. How about that? Unfortunately, this was the most remarkable thing about this beer. Oh, and it’s 99 cent price tag, of course...

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
LordFatbottom (10) - Arizona, USA - JAN 31, 2011
Quite the american abomination. not sure why these chaps even bother to brew or drink something so horrific. I don’t see any reason to stoop to such low levels of beer brewing.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
andyhwcinc (1579) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 1, 2011
Enjoyed with a good friend while watching the NHL all star game. Supposedly this is the Walgreens beer? In all honesty this tastes better than Budweiser to me, but it’s probably much worse quality wise. Appearance of hay with rich white head. Aroma of hay water. Taste near beer, devoid of flavor and mostly water. Not terrible and drinkable.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
Fratto (2709) - Arlington, Texas, USA - FEB 1, 2011
Can from my local Walgreens. On sale - a sixer for only $2.70! Pour is the palest, clearest, cleanest, and most crisp yellow that I have ever seen. I could literally read a book through this beer. Big white head. Aroma is sweet, a little spicy, and almost nonexistent. As it warms, it gets worse. Taste is also almost non existent. As it warms, I can actually find a little hop bitterness and it’s almost pleasing. Until hit with an immense corn bread must.

Appearance definitely deserves a 5.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 8, 2011
Can from you know where. Pours clear golden with a large white head. Fades fairly quickly. Aroma of big grassy hops, creamed corn, grain. The taste is grainy malts, corn, faintly grassy finish. Thin. About what you’d expect.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
llcooldave (1149) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - MAR 31, 2011
Straw yellow in color with a very fizzy head. Slight skunky fermented aroma mixed along with some cereal grain notes. Dry flavor and very bubbly on the palate. Overall, not much going on here. What was I thinking when I purchased this? I think the price of $2.99 blinded me. It might be good as a camping brew...


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