Brewed by Brick Brewing Company
Style: Pale Lager
Waterloo, Canada


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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.63/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
The Laker Family is the only competitively priced brand brewed with Formosa spring water, all natural ingredients and without preservatives.

DeanF's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DeanF (2348) - Alberta, - MAY 25, 2012
Nothing better than a random beer in a can from southern Ontario airlifted to the arctic.... price be darned! Looks okay, decent level of foamy head and bubbly macro-lager goodness in the body. Soft aroma of sweet rotten corn stench with barely a hint of cardboard. Flavour has some strong fruity esters and adjuncts thrown in with a citrusy and bitter finish. Dry, at least. While it’s totally not great, it’s much better than the other macro I’ve been drinking up her for the last couple of months (and thus my relatively highy rating might be just celebrating a bit of variety!).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
crossovert (11350) - Illinois, USA - NOV 10, 2015
473ml can pale pour corny aroma, pretty metallic, corn not the worsk shit. ok.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Frank (4010) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 6, 2015
This smells something like yeast and garbage. It’s sort of metallic, light bodied but still quite sweet and corny. It has creamy carbonation which makes it oddly pleasant to drink, which is strange because it tastes disgusting.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Wilkinsonk (1) - - AUG 6, 2015 does not count
Rather bland beer with low drinkability. The color was rather pale around 4.5 ebc. Foam and cling was low. There was a hint of mercaptan and sour after taste. There was also moderate astrigency.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
yngwie (16507) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 18, 2015
Can. A clear, pale golden beer with a small, off-white head. The aroma is rather weak, but some grains, hay and corn escapes the glass. It’s faintly fruity on the palate, thin on the palate, and soft. Grains, some notes of corn and fruityness and a touch of hay in the flavor. Maybe some bitterness too, at least in the finish. Fortunately it doesn’t smell of taste much, as what is isn’t very interesting or good. 150618

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
Meilby (10959) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 18, 2015
Can 473ml @ Hotel room, Comfort Inn Downtown, Washington, DC
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, corn and hint of sulphur. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long corn and slightly fruity finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Johnsense (1353) - - JAN 5, 2015
New year beer number two. Pale, fizzy, fast disappearing head. Corn, water in the aroma and taste. Light body. Fizzy. Kinda sorta grainy but by the time i was halfway through the glass i stopped caring, much like you did one sentence into this review.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
TaktikMTL (7034) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 3, 2014
Canette de 473 ml achetée chez The Beer Store (Hawkesbury, ONT) au coût de 1,90$. Arôme: Très légère odeur de céréales avec une pointe de maïs. Apparence: La couleur est blonde avec une faible densité de bulle. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Très léger goût de maïs avec une pointe d’alcool. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de maïs en arrière goût. (Rating #5714)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
adnielsen (10485) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Big fucken can @ the rake dungeon via Secret Krampus. Thanks! Pours a light yellow appearance with a white head that dissipates pretty quickly. The aroma is much like Miller Lite - lots of corn, grass, and hay - maybe a touch of grape drank. Moderate carbonation. Moderate high sweetness. Low bitterness. Dull grainy flavor with maybe a hint of metal. Not horrible but I’d probably take a Miller Lite over it.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
ametras (1313) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 6, 2014
473ml can. Clear golden with a foamy white head. Flavors are corn syrup and cigarette butts. Light body fizzy carbonation, watery texture.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Headbanger (3851) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Bottle (Old Notes-Brewed at Lakeport Brewing)-Pours a medium golden with a small white head. Aroma of corn and grains. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew is just another Canadian Pale Lager.

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