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RATINGS: 399   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Batch 19 is derived from a recipe found in an old logbook discovered in brewery archives dating back before 1919, when Prohibition banned beer throughout the country. Prohibition was enforced in Colorado in 1916. The pre-Prohibition style lager delivers a bold, hoppy flavor that is surprisingly well balanced. Test market in Chicago, Milwaukee, San Francisco, San Jose, and Washington DC.


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
tectactoe (1169) - Michigan, USA - NOV 25, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 1, 2013 Tap: deep amber body with really nice clarity & a surprisingly long lasting, bone-white, frothy cap that leaves decent sheets of lacing in its wake. Aroma is somewhat underwhelming; twinge of grains, malt sweetness, metal, musty Noble hops, very faint breadiness. Taste has notes of citrus & lemon zest, grain, subtle hop bitterness, a mild wheat-y character (even though this beer isnít made with wheat), & a touch of finishing, stale hops. All around, a better product than I expect from Coors, but still not enough to make me want to revisit.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
VAYankee (327) - Virginia, USA - NOV 22, 2013
On tap with dinner. Appearance: amber body, white head. Aroma: mild - bit of grain, some sweet maltiness. Flavor: low hops, mild bitterness; grainy, slightly bitter finish. Palate: medium/light body, some carbonation

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ross (2052) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - NOV 20, 2013
Its 8.99 a six pack Coors. Not my cup of tea. Drank them from the bottle. Drinkable but not much going on in any aspect.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mnurda (1085) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 18, 2013
On tap at BUrGR in Las Vegas. Light brown in colour. Bitter but not that great ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RJ815 (16) - Florida, USA - NOV 15, 2013
Nothing in particular really stands out about this beer, but itís not unpleasant. If youíre just looking for a straightforward beer, I feel you could do worse than this. Not amazing, but still decent.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
stevoj (1703) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 11, 2013
Meh! Nothing special here. Coors once again pretending to be something other than a macrobrew. Bland and uninteresting. Darker than normal for a lager, but aroma and taste are weak malt. Small creamy head but all else is average.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DCLawyer (1312) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 8, 2013
Draft->taster at BBB Fest-Nashville. Lite copper with small wite head. Grains and grass, metal and hay. Yuck.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
CopterScott (84) - Kansas, USA - NOV 3, 2013
golden in color with a thin white head. aroma is bread. taste is bread with some sweetness followed by a hint of bitter hops and earthyness. medium carbonation

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bakers17 (16) - Alabama, USA - OCT 31, 2013
Drinking from bottle picked up single at wine store. I love a lager but this one is not to my taste. After taste in mouth hangs around too long, earthy

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
radagast83 (4131) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - OCT 31, 2013
Bottle from local store. Poured a fizzy amber color with a small white head. Aroma was notes of light, sweet grains, some light yeast and a touch of earthy hops. Flavor was sweet grains, light notes. A bit thin, but servicable. If this is what their regular Coors/light tasted like, I wouldnít cringe when offered one at parties.


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