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Brewed by Labatt Breweries (AB InBev)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
London, Canada

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RATINGS: 335   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.27/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Contains all the distinguishing features of a true ale, including a good balance of dryness, complemented by a fruity taste and unique hop flavouring.


Whatup14's rating

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Whatup14 (1616) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, - OCT 12, 2012
Bouteille 341ml. Couleur ambrée translucide, peu de mousse. Arôme et goût presque inexistant. Une bière macro conventionnelle...


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
slowrunner77 (10142) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 28, 2016
Another upstate NY/Ontario staple. About .50 a serving and decent with food. Not exactly a beer geeks beer but it’s refreshingly dry and completely non-offensive.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
sawyerpc15 (61) - Bowser, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 10, 2016
The beer of my youth and I loved their hats. Nothing extraordinary and was a commercially brewed that I was a bit more bitter then blue.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ChadPoole (284) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2016
Pours pale gold with a fast fading white head. Aroma is grain, corn and grass. It has a light body and medium carbination. I bought this purely for nostalgic reasons, wish I could have found it on a stubby rather than a can.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
MarkoR (942) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 27, 2016
Can. Not only did I buy a can of this beer, I bought it at Rogers Centre so I paid $12 for it! Yeah, they classify it as a Domestic Premium beer. What a joke!! I mean it’s not terrible, but there is nothing here to make me want another one.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dragoon76 (3) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 25, 2016 does not count
Blond beer Comercial ! Not the best but drinkable in high quantity! Better in draft

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AleRider78 (672) - Winchester, Ontario, CANADA - APR 10, 2016
Enjoyed in many variations (can, draft) but for this one, poured from bottle. Pours a fairly large head and dissipates pretty quickly. Has a pale yellow/golden colour. Ok lacing. A pretty faint hoppy aroma, mostly wheats and grains. Well balanced hoppy and malty flavours. Somewhat grainy on the finish. Borderline watery mouthfeel but with a bit of creaminess and good retention. A perfect above average abv session beer. My go-to NFL Sunday beer.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
paco (576) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - JAN 15, 2016
Can from sobeys. Pours golden with no real head. Aromas of corn and barley. Some metallic notes. Taste is grainy and sweet. No corn or metallics in the taste. Not terrible.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
AgentAle (1529) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 2, 2016
Aroma is honey caramel and sulphur. Taste is bland malts and basic bittering hops. Finishes flat. Appearance is a clear gold with a thin pearl head that dissipates quickly.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Lagerboy (1936) - British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 1, 2016
740 ml can. Nostalgic impulse buy from the singles bin at Lucky’s Liquor. Bright clear yellow, lasting white foam. Pukey aroma. Bland bready grainy corny taste, maybe some citrus. Average carbonation, light bodied, low hopped. Tasted better from a stubby back in the ’70s. MLF (More Lagerboy Friendly)

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Franckg (1183) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 7, 2015
Bière blonde limpide avec une bonne effervescence. Col de mousse décent. Arômes de céréales, citron, houblons. En bouche, ce n’est pas si mal. On jurerait goûter le houblon. Les saveurs sont franches, la texture plutôt sèche. Une bière qui descend bien peu importe si elle est froide ou tablette. Bien entendu, on est dans la catégorie très commerciale mais ca reste une bière que je ne refuse pas de temps en temps.


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