bpreo (1730) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - SEP 4, 2012
0.5 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
A weird series of events led to me drinking a 24 oz. can of "Colt 45" tonight. If all goes well, it will never happen again.
Holmen1 (2715) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 1, 2014
1.2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
0,5 l bottle, brewed and bottled by Asia Brewery Inc., thanks to Fredrik! No head, but beautiful golden colour, with a faint aroma of malt and hops, but mainly of cheap booze. 30 years ago I visited the Philippines and was shocked to see that a bottle of Coke was more expensive than bottle of (sugar, not grain based) domestically produced whisky. Obviously this beer is made for the same purpose: to get people intoxicated as cheaply as possible. "Premium roasted malt, triple hops brewed, smooth taste, full flavour": never trust the the smooth talking suits and spin doctors.
omhper (19808) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2014
1.3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Canned at Changi Airport, Singapore. Clear golden, brief head. Mild doesel and rice aroma. Sweetish with light body and rounded mouthfeel. Vodka diluted with water used for boiling rice. Boozy finish.
Butters (3812) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 4, 2014
1.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 5/20
UPDATED: FEB 24, 2014 Sampled side by side with the Asahi from Asia Brewery as well. This pours a slightly darker hue of clear yellow, maybe just 1 srm difference, and with considerably less white head, which fades quicker. Nose is less metallic than the Asahi, but still full of adjuncty notes. Flavor is pretty standard. I feel like it tastes less ’corny’ than standard colt 45. There is just a fainty earthy/grassy hops, but that basically is just bitterness, and not real flavor or anything.
KeefOz (954) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - SEP 10, 2013
1.5 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
330ml can BB 20Apr2014. Poured a clear amber colour with a one- to two-finger white foamy head that diminished quickly and laced poorly. High carbonation with lots and lots of small to medium bubbles however carbonation reduces to very low levels very quickly. Aroma of sweet malt. Tastes sweet and malty (not the "Premium Roasted Malt" as printed on the can) then faintly bitter (not the "Triple Hops Brewed" as printed on the can). Light body. Smooth light and sweet. Worth a try but not again.
Scopey (7193) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 3, 2013
0.7 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Malt liquor whale shared at the Thunderbird malt liquor celebration. It pours golden yellow with a medium white head. The nose is old fart, corn, syrupy, damp grass and metal. The taste is hot garbage, sweetcorn, hay, dull bitterness and rotten toffee apple. Light-medium body and moderate carbonation. Nasty stuff you wouldn’t wish on your worst enemy..
pepsican (1448) - @ $13.99, Iowa, USA - JAN 3, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
This reminded me a lot of the canadian 7% examples. Clear gold, small head. Heavy grape and sweet corn aroma. Plenty of cheese oddly enough, more than I care for really. Bitter, earthy hop profile. Easy going finish, touches of citrus in this one at the end.
DrinkEmUpJones (1069) - Georgia, USA - DEC 29, 2012
1 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 2/20
Very clear yellow color with nice effervescents. Smells like a weird soda pop. Sweet and yeasty and terrible. If you super drunk or poor drink em up Jones.
kevnic2008 (8357) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUN 2, 2012
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Golden colour, ok head. Aroma is cooked vegetables and alcohol. Flavour is alcohol and not much more...but in a somewhat balanced way. Test of 31.07.2004.
Billicus (289) - @RED BHUT JOIKIAS!, Paulsboro, New Jersey, USA - FEB 23, 2012
2.8 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bille Dee Williams Rock on Sucka!, aroma, weak watery, slight eggeness, color, even in a bootle one can see light amber hue foamy white head, taste, ok here wes go, watery hoppy malty, sweetness, overall nice I like it Ill drink again and again! and maybe again!!!!!!