RateBeer
overall
0
4
style

bottled
common

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 285   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.37   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed for a distinctive bold taste.

* Also comes in a 12% a.b.v. version.


0.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
harlequinn (2744) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - JAN 20, 2006
Oh this is just horrible. It really does smell like a garbage disposal and rotting fruit.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
blackmurder (226) - sadf, Hawaii, USA - NOV 30, 2006
At least it looks like an ale and gets you drunk for cheap. Horrible pour, decent appearance, nasty flavor, grotesque palate, and even grosser aroma. NEVER BUY THIS.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
RichJ7 (1175) - Cullman, Alabama, USA - JAN 17, 2008
Big foamy white head on a pale yellow body. Sweet corn aroma and taste. Yuck.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
mhelgason (495) - Salem, Oregon, USA - APR 17, 2008
Crapolla continues...aromas of wet grass and light alcohol. flavor is water into a metallicness. This is just bad stuff.

0.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Bailz316 (228) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - JAN 12, 2006
Pours a suprisingly dark yellow. Goes downhill from there. Tastes like stale garbaje. Corn. Metal. Cardboard? Alcohol. Found myself contemplating pouring half out, but manned up and finished this abomination.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - MAR 24, 2006
Can from Baeza’s, Fort Davis, Texas

What can I say? I had spent the day perusing Fort Davis NHS, the wind was fierce, the sun piercing, and the air dry. Perhaps these factors explain why the hell I plunked down $1.18 (with tax) for a 24 oz. can of this stuff. -sigh-

Pours bubbly and dark corn yellow with an aroma of weak rice with sugar sprinkled on it. Taste is sour copper with hints of corn flakes and barley. Palate is water, alcohol is not noticeable. Intended, I’m sure, so dumbasses can get plowed without puckering their lips and squinting with pain after every attrocious sip. I have a sudden urge to challenge a midget to a fight. Weird.

Avoid like herpes.

I give it an overall of ’2’ only because a) the checkout lady at the store, though obviously underage, was kinda hot, and b) I bought it in Fort Davis.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
ZOSEPH (11) - jefferson city, Missouri, USA - MAY 2, 2006
When I came to, it had rolled over and forgotten me. Not quite a Cockney Rod Laver, but close. Seems to posess none of the good qualities commonly associated with beer. Instead of a buzz, I got a "high blood pressure" flushing in the face. Did nothing whatsoever for my sinuses.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
pintocb (645) - Darsville, Georgia, USA - NOV 3, 2006
Dear God, what is this stuff? A "high gravity lager"?? It has a little alcohol kick hence the .6 rather than a .5. Tastes like a bud with a shot of rubbing alcohol. Blah.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
SudznBudz (1) - Biddeford, Maine, USA - FEB 26, 2007 does not count
If you’re low on cash, and want to tie one on, HHG is ideal. A 24oz can costs less than a 20oz Pepsi, and the ABV percentage will definately have you inebriated by the fourth one. The downside is that compared to Sam Adams, Gritty McDuff, and other high-end brews out there, you’re sacrificing flavor, drinkability, enjoyment, and possibly your dignity by getiing drunk on it. Slightly better than Steel Reserve, My recommendation is: Drink this only if the beer budget is tight, otherwise have one or two for a primer, then move on to a more palatable brew (and after HHG, most beers will taste much better by comparison)

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Rourkadour (2) - Michigan, USA - FEB 13, 2008 does not count
Plenty of bang for your buck, but that’s pretty much all it has going for it.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 22 23 24  25  26 27 28


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50