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Brewed at former G. Heileman flagship plant.


2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mrthirstyneck (341) - Minnesota, USA - JAN 23, 2007
nice swill beer OS in a digfferent bottle i guess drink alot of this CHEAP as hell and better than SABS crap try one

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DocLock (8376) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 16, 2007
Bottle from Pat’s. Medium gold pour with minimal, frothy white head. Aroma is pale grainy malt, some honey, hops, and fruit. Light to medium palate with more flavor breadth than many lagers, giving notes of initial pale grainy malt and honey, with subdued apricotty fruit and hops at mid-palate. Not bad.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DJC (238) - USA - DEC 21, 2006
Light gold color, with a thin, white head. The head disappeared very quickly, and most of the nice, hoppy aroma went with it. Yes, this one actually had a pretty inviting aroma, but it faded very fast. The remaining aroma is a faint malt and hops mix. Flavor is mostly of sweet malts, but there are some hops lingering in the distant background. Malty/grain-based aftertaste. Quite a smooth beer, and it seems to have a tiny bit more body than others of this style. If you like inexpensive, somewhat malty pale lagers, then you just might enjoy this beer.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
YourDarkLord (1800) - Urbana, Illinois, USA - OCT 13, 2006
Can. Another joke offering from Landseer, a usual purveyor of such top notch treats as Westy 12 and Utopia. Pours a very pale yellow urine speciman color. Small frothy white head. Faint malt aroma. Weak and watery dishwater. Flavor . . . well, wasn’t much there to note. A good drink if you are dehydrating and can’t get to water.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
illinismitty (2270) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 11, 2006
Can brought to a tasting by Landseer as the swill beer of the night. I am told this is like $13 a 30 pak? Pours a pale straw golden with a fluffy white head. Pale malty and lemon aroma. Very sweet malty flavor, very low hopping rate. I agree with other comments below, has a lot of 70’s pale lager traits. Much better that the macro swill of today

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
vyvvy (4557) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 29, 2006
Pours yellow and very clearn, lots of carbonation with a frothy white head. Odd aroma - creamy banana? Medium / light body with lots of carbonation hitting the mouth. Smooth mouthfeel with sweet malt that is joined with light spiciness on the finish. Weird funk going on this thing throughout. Not great by any stretch, but better than most in the style.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - JUL 17, 2006
Draught at George’s Buffet in Iowa City, IA. Clear golden color with bubbly white head. Dilute cereal grain aroma with a sprucy, metallic note that presumably comes from the hops. Flavor follows the aroma with the addition of light corn and a pleasant hint of malty caramel at the end if you breath out through your nose. This beer was overcarbonated in my opinion.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
MrOldStyle (1) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 25, 2006 does not count
My personal mass produced Beer of Choice when I want to pound down a six pack or find in on tap (not often do I find it on tap) The original recipie of Heileman’s Old Style (or so I was told) that uses the Original Old Style artesian spring water and Kruesiened. (sp?). You will notice that when Pabst moved production from LaCrosse to Miller, they removed those descriptions from the OldStyle Can. Yes, it not Sam Adams, nor a Cask Condiitioned Ale, but it is a very good Macro Beer (City Brewery is the 5th largest Brewery in the US). It is not brewed to be a $7 a pint micro and should not be compared.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
RickzAnut (2) - New Berlin, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 2, 2006 does not count
This, along with LaCrosse Light, are my beer of choice! I have to drive over 30 miles just to by it. BRING LaCROSSE TO MILWAUKEE COUNTY!

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
RAYBOY01 (2012) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 1, 2006
Very light and unassuming lager. Nothing out of the ordinary. A baby step for a BMC drinker to try getting into micros...


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