RateBeer
overall
1
26
style

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 884   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.69   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Mickey’s is the fine malt liquor with a full body, moderate bitterness and a fruity aroma. Its unique “Big Mouth” 12-ounce bottle is one of its key brand equities.


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
beer_rookie (133) - Arkansas, USA - JUL 27, 2015
24oz can, so no skunk. Pours pale straw color. Lighter in color than most malt liquors. About one finger head. It lingers a bit and fades leaving some lacing. Steady stream of bubbles coming from bottom. Smells like malts and corn. There?s not a whole lot to say about the aroma. It does so smell sweet, but not as sweet as a lot of malt liquors. Taste again is sweet but not too much so. Not as sweet as many other malt liquors. This tastes more like a corn chip than others I?ve had. It?s a little bitter, but its not harsh. Its a little rough, but not as much as the others. Mouthfeel is medium. It?s full bodied. It finishes a little bitter. Very dry. Overall its quite good. Maybe one of the better malt liquors. The more I drink it, the more I like it. Its worth a try.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
finn1918 (228) - Georgia, USA - JUN 2, 2015
24oz can. Pours light yellow with a big foamy head that leaves decent lacing. No aroma. Taste is faint corn, sweet malts, metallic. Barely even there. Refreshing and goes down smooth enough with a little alcohol bite. Nothing to write home about, but gets the job done and does it cheap.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
gripweed57 (975) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - MAY 22, 2015
12 ounce wide mouth bottle. Bright yellow gold color topped by a moderate Rocky white head. Decent lacing. Sharp metallic, grainy nose. Sweet corny malt flavor is simple and drinkable. An old friend I just had to look up again. Nothing special here. Just a good old boy’s drinkin’ beer.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PlinyDad1952 (111) - - MAY 10, 2015
MIKEYS BRING ME OLDER TIMES LIKE KINTERGARDEN AND ELUMENTRY SKOOL WHEN WE WOOLD SIP TOO SIPS AT RECES IN BEFORE NAPS TO DEE-STRES. THE TEECHERS ALLWAYS TOLD US IT WOULD SLOW ARE DEVELOPS BUT WHOs’, LAUGHING NOW! I NO NON OF THOSE TEECHERS EVEN LIKE PLINYS NOW LIKE I DO[ MY FAVORITE -DONTCHA NO!) SO I ONE FOR SHORE. BUT LET ME TELL YOU MIKEYS IS REELY NOT TWO BAD FOR THE CHEAP BEER THAT THEY LET HOBO DRINKS IN PAPERE BAG WITHOUT IN TROUBLES EVERY MINUETE. AND I HEARDED THE BOTTLE ARE GREEN BECAUSE OF SO MANY HOPS THEY ARE USING! EVEN PLINY BOTTLE DONT’ TURN GREEN AND THEY USE SO MANY HOP ;LIKE 200++ IBUS WOW?

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
ffbot (59) - Oakland, California, USA - APR 13, 2015
UPDATED: JUL 20, 2015 This is like the ultimate drink for the poor dude, or the class-less person, or me. No, seriously, I don’t consider drinking Mickey’s to be low-class. It’s easy to drink, regular flavor, doesn’t have that sweetness that’s associated with malt liquor normally. This is a great beer for hot days, for drinking socially, or for getting totally plowed on. Taste and smell is mostly non-existent, it tastes like bland beer but that’s good, you don’t drink this for the "complexities". When you pour it, small head that dissipates and leaves no real lacing. Don’t pour this, honestly. Just grab a 40 and chug.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Jabah (205) - Winter Park, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2015
Yup.....definitely "Old Days" beer. I remember grabbin this after a long (or short) day of school. They had gyros at the gas station we grabbed this from, so it was good to chase them down. Doesn’t taste all that bad. Looks and taste like the typical lager, but it seems to be maltier since it’s a "malt liquor". Worth trying if looking for something cheap. Better than Bud and Busch, etc.

3.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtf2 (2) - Manitoba, CANADA - APR 2, 2015 does not count
Good for getting hammered. One of the best American beers I have had the pleasure of getting wasted on.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
rdixon77 (1581) - Georgia, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Another blast from the past…the legendary green 40. Corny sweetness with sickening malt aftertaste. I got the job done and then some.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
willisread (817) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 8, 2015
Old rating. Good on a hot day. Sweet without being unpleasant. Almost like agave nector. Cheap buzz.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Cimbasso (328) - - JAN 26, 2015
Purchased in big can, with the compulsory brown paper bag. Light yellow colour with lots od suds. Very malty and a taste dominated by corn syrup flavours. Hardly any bitterness, but fairly strong alcohol taste. Actually not as bad as I thought it would be, better than some poor lagers that I have sampled.


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  2 3 4 » 89


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
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