GodOfThunder (1247) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUN 16, 2011
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
UPDATED: SEP 9, 2012 Can. Pretty horrible brew. Lots of corn and cardboard. It would be better if it just tasted like nothing. Instead, it tastes like crap.
Re-Rate: As Goldmine Lager. Not as bad as the original Copper Bell that I had. Still not a great lager, but not nearly as horrible. Freshness might have been an issue with the first cans.
radagast83 (4445) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JUN 11, 2011
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
12oz can. Poured a clear, bubbly light golden color with a foamy, large white head. Aroma was light, malts, touch of lager yeast, pretty unremarkable beyond that. Flavor was non-offensive, mild sweet malts. Very drinkable, without any real sold negatives, this beer would certainly be a fine lawnmower beverage.
Frank (2781) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 22, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A new cheap beer available to me at Whole Foods. Good times! This is a pretty typical and rather good American lager. Crisp and dry w/ a nice herbal bitterness in the finish. This is light but not flavorless w/ a real nice cereal grain character. Probably I will pick up a twelve of this occasionally instead of my usual Schlitz, PBR or Old Style.
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - MAY 20, 2011
1.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
pours clear light fold with white head. Nothing much going on with the aroma, faint grain, faint hop, nicely balanced for what it is. Flavor is same as aroma. Mouth feel is light and watery with high carbonation. Overall, pretty simple, easy drinking beer.
elgiacomo (745) - Ringgold/Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, USA - MAY 11, 2011
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
12oz canned August 24th 2010, not exactly fresh but this is a "fresh" delivery our distributor just sent us. Served cold in a nonic glass.
Pours lightly hazy pale yellow with a one finger white head that leaves some lacing at first but diminishes to a wispy cap pretty quickly.
Aroma is sweet grains, corn, bread, and I swear to god I’m even picking up a hint of grassy and citrus hops. Good strength and a pleasant aroma for the style.
Flavor is sweet corn, grains, a touch of sulfur on the back end, pretty sweet too, particularly on the finish.
Mouthfeel is lightish although a bit syrupy and sticky for the style, prickly carbonation.
For $6.99 a 12-pack, this really isn’t too bad considering its competition.
envane (567) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 14, 2011
0.5 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Clea yellow with a white head. Aroma is plastic. Taste is light corn malt with metallic/chemical finish. This is the Whole Foods store-brand cheep beer except it ain’t cheep.
Chudwick (2010) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - FEB 6, 2011
1.8 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
can into a weisen glass for comedic value. light golden color with white head. light effervescence, Smells of rice and yeast. Metallic taste to it. Light everything: body, flavor, impression... Refreshing and aftertaste free. This is a very neutral beer; no character, no personality, nothing to make it stand out. Best value ever!
BREWMUSKCLES (2204) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 31, 2010
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
a bright golden brew that is a bit grainy and with a light hoppy bite to it. fruity with a touch of apple, a bit of egg drop soup and corn. moderate in body and altogeather decent and available at wholefoods in NYC.
kidmartinek (3560) - austin, Texas, USA - DEC 9, 2010
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
2 inch white head, pale clear yellow. Sweet, fermenting grain aroma. Bubbles are slow to rise. Taste is full of grain malt and a kiss of hops on the end. Full bodied for a pale lager.
ansermadide (1513) - Kyle, Texas, USA - NOV 8, 2010
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Overall, not a bad beer. Crisp and unoffensive with a light malt presence and minimal "can" flavor. Will have to hunt this down again and pour into a glass for a proper review.