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Brewed by Columbia Brewery (Labatt-InBev)
Style: Pale Lager
Creston, Canada

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RATINGS: 465   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.13   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Kokanee is a 5.0 percent alcohol (by volume) lager that is smooth, clean and lightly hopped. It is brewed with mountain stream fed water and a blend of 3 malts and features a unique combination of superior Western-grown North American hops. Brewed in the Kootenay Mountains of British Columbia by the Columbia Brewing Company, Kokanee is British Columbia's most popular beer over the last 10 years. Since its introduction to the Northwest U.S. in the summer of 1994, many people have discovered and enjoyed Kokanee's cool, crisp, glacier fresh taste.


1.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AgentAle (786) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 21, 2013
Aroma: dull malitness and mostly smells of carbonationTaste: very pale flavors with some biterness yet mostly tasting of carbonationAppearance:clear and very pale body, thin head disappears quickly

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jonnyguns (1057) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 21, 2013
Can. Drink this when your pissed and can't taste an awful lot. That's what I did and it worked for me... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
RhetoricalAns (368) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 8, 2013
The standard macro brew growing up in Western Canada. Light golden colour with no head. Taste is a bit better than most macro’s but nothing I would recomend.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MikeJslc (758) - USA - NOV 28, 2013
Light gold, clear, white head. Aroma of grainy sweet, corn-like malt. Flavor is similar, with a touch of green apple. Standard American/Canadian light lager.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
WheatKing (1306) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 27, 2013
Had this on draught last night; I guess it’s time to review my province’s most rated beer. Transparent yellow, no head. Nose is mostly metal and bread. Flavour is same, slightly more hop grassiness than the average pale lager which may have brought up the ratings as otherwise this is an awful beer that I couldn’t finish... the metallic breadiness is something else, I even prefer most crappy Asian lagers to this one.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
UncleKorm (886) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Light crisp pils. Cereal aroma and taste. Light bodied, lively carbonation, and dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DBob5150 (198) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - SEP 20, 2013
Was introduced to this on a great 4th of July weekend in Fargo with family a few years ago. The appearance & aroma are very similar to a light beer, pale yellow with a thin white head and a fairly non-existent aroma. However, the flavor is much more enjoyable. Taste is corn, with subtle hops, crisp and clean. Easy drinking & recomended.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gription79 (2309) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - SEP 8, 2013
Poured from a 12 ounce bottle, thanks to Mike. Notes of sulfur, corn, pilsner malt. This is a standard American lager.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stevoj (2319) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 2, 2013
One of the better pale lagers I’ve tried, cereal in nature, but smooth and mild, and tastes really good. Surprised, but pleasantly so. Cereal grains mainly in aroma and taste, Mouthfeel is light, but not watery. Refreshing, and easy to drink.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
trujahwarrior (509) - Monroe, Washington, USA - SEP 2, 2013
12oz bottle pours a golden yellow color with a thin white head that leaves ok lacing. smells of sweet malt and light hops. Tastes of the same things in the smell. mouthfeel is light and chewy with decent carbonation. Overall not bad for a canadian macro lager. One of my favorites as far as macro lagers go.


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