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RATINGS: 432   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.93   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Old Style is an honest, unpretentious, award winning beer that has been pleasing Midwesterners for over 100 years.


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1.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
mikeyj80 (22) - USA - FEB 1, 2003
If you are buying this to enjoy with a meal, something is seriously wrong. This beer serves 1 purpose and does so very well.


1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
alexsdad06 (5360) - Ohio, USA - JUN 7, 2014
On tap at Wrigley because that is probably the best (only) place you should drink this. Pours clear yellow with a medium sized white head. The aroma and flavor are pretty bland, sweet grainy malts, some skunky notes, grass. I was at Wrigley though. I have heard stories that this wasn’t as bad many years ago.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
pablo951 (455) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Had it out of a can, yeah!! Better than I thought! It is what it is. Macro

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bbrock81 (304) - Le Mars, Iowa, USA - APR 9, 2014
12 oz. can. Generic pale lager. Better than BMC by a long shot, still with the sweet corn/grain flavor, but actually fairly crisp and clean. One of the best of the "old school" pale lagers. Superior to PBR, Rolling Rock, Hamm’s, etc.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
rumproasts (2847) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 3, 2014
bottle. Pale golden with small head. Watery lager with corn and grain. Uninspiring, but not awful.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
charule (1048) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 20, 2014
Can from Paddys O Fagans. Poured yellow. Light carb med bod. Light grainy wheat corn taste.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nero55 (711) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 29, 2013
Bottle. Golden with medium white head. Aroma of grains, corn (DMS), and some hop notes. Light body that is crisp and clean with a slight bitter finish. One of the better mass produced light lager beers.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
JoeNavy (1) - Savage, Minnesota, USA - OCT 15, 2013 does not count
I enjoyed the LaCrosse WI Version of Old Style in the 1980’s. I was surprised they Sold Out. The Taste and Alcohol Content Took a Huge Dive. It is now 1/2 as Strong. Change is not always good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alextricity (509) - Michigan, USA - OCT 5, 2013
At a Cubs game, there was a certain obligation to try this beer. Appearance: AAL all the way. Yellow. Pretty large head. Surprisingly nice lacing, though. Actually, this looks a bit better than some AALs. Smell: Vanilla and corn. How does that work? Traces of grain in there as well, but sweet/buttered/corn with vanilla are the main notes. Taste: Like the smell. Truthfully, this tastes like a super sweetened Budweiser. Massive corn, and then vanilla. Sort of like a Gennessee Cream Ale might taste when blended with a Bud. This actually doesn’t suck. The problem I have with this is that it may be *too* sweet for my tastes... I could see me not wanting much more after a few of these.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wnoble (1251) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 30, 2013
Old style at Bearden beer market. fuck yeah bro this shit is so hip it makes me want to give away my PBR.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
jcnielsen (2043) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 13, 2013
On tap at Bodegas in Lincoln. Pours a pale yellow color with white head. Pils, straw aromas and flavors.
Earlier Rating: 9/13/2013 Total Score: 2.4
On tap at Bodegas in Lincoln. Pours a pale yellow color with white head. Pils, straw aromas and flavors.


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