Brewed by SHS Drinks
Style: Pale Lager
Gloucester, England


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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.49   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Drawing inspiration from imagery associated with the pioneers of America, the cornfields of Kentucky and the unusual town names of the Wild West, Dead Crow is a 5.5% bourbon-flavoured premium beer combining a light beer base with a rich bourbon spirit which gives it an aromatic bourbon aroma.

leaparsons' rating

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
leaparsons (8784) - Leicester, Leicestershire, - MAY 11, 2013
Bottle. Golden with a large white head. Aromas are lager shandy with syrup, grain and lemon. Whisky barrel with honey and caramel. Flavours are very sweet honey, sugar and grain with lemon. Some light whisky. Getting a sugar rush headache. The sweetest beer Iíve ever had. Urghhh.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
robinvboyer (3485) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 21, 2015
Bottle at a family gathering. How is this even a beer? Or on the website? This is truly awful stuff. There are no flavours resembling anything remotly related to beer in this "beverage". This is a cloyingly sweet, sticky, fake bourbon, woody, astringent fín mess of an excuse to get drunk. Jesus god, i wish i could give it a zero. Putrid stuff.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
thanatosti (1125) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle @ home, bought @ van Rooij, Culemborg. Drank straight from the bottle but the colour is pale yellow with a thin white head. Aroma is grainy and sweet. Taste is very sweet with a Bourbon base. Not as bad as some other reviewers rate it but nowhere near good.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
nihtila (1600) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 5, 2015
Bottle from cornershop for 50p, still not worth it. Nose is lemon, wood, some really strange artificial notes. Taste is a mixture of sugar, candies and strange notes, also sth which may remind a bit of bourbon. If you want sth like Desperados, still never ever buy this. Couldnt drink it.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
TheKeywork (56) - Sudbury, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 21, 2015
Sugar???? Did it really need sugar. A bourbon flavoured beer can be so good. This is a big fail. A massive fail. If this was ginger ale instead of beer then it would get a pass. Awful.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
CalumScotland (172) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - APR 28, 2015
Cheap and nasty beer very sweet no redeemable features would never buy this again just absolutely rubbish

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Gethinbeer (2284) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - APR 2, 2015
Disgusting rat piss aroma. Ammonia hit followed by a sweet red bull influence. No head or lacing. Extremely sweet. My teeth hurt as I drink it. Honey, lemonade, Lucozade flavour. Uch y fi. Its like drinking a glass of squeezed rat into a jar of honey. It reminds me of being 18 in a shitty night club drinking an alcopop.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
caesar (5762) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - FEB 19, 2015
Bottle from Mitra Bunnik, BB 09/10/15, large sample (at least, thatís what Iím starting with). Clear golden color, short frothy head. Aroma of some sweet vanilla like booze, corn, skunky, bit citrussy bitter lemon/lime like. Sweet almost soda pop taste. Flavored stuff, sweet. Itís drinkable, but itís got nothing to do with beer. Drink from the bottle and ice and ice cold, and itís probably a decent thirst quencher.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
snowdog140 (57) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2015
A very sweet aroma, a bit too sweet for my liking, but the light gold appearance at least makes me want to try it. Itís a very sweet taste as well, with the bourbon taste again being too much for my liking, but to those that like Desparados and other drinks thisíll be a decent alternative.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
weordie (246) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2015
Pours golden. Aroma is of a regular lager. Taste is sweet, perhaps too sweet but better than most lager.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Stuu666 (6166) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 18, 2014
Bottle at Craigís. Pours pale piss yellow, aroma and taste are sweet, sugary, terrible.

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