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Brewed by Molson Breweries (MolsonCoors)
Style: Pale Lager
Montreal, Canada

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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.27   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A mainstream lager with a moderate hop character and a slightly sweet, fruity refreshing aroma and taste.


1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Beerman6686 (3870) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2009
POurs a light yellow colro with a white head. Aroma is really bland but is grassy and sweet. Flavor is also very sweet with corn flavors and other adjuncts

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
reebtogi (3833) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 7, 2012
341ml bottle pours a pale golden color with a small white head that leaves only traces of lacing. Aroma is malty grains with faint hops. Taste is more bitter than the aroma and light malty sweetness. Standard macro lager.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nekronos (3603) - Xalapa, MEXICO - APR 11, 2007
NOt bad, but not really exceptional though. It was like a strong lager without the higher levels of alcohol. Apparently used to be an independent brewery. And it seems to be from Scottish roots.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
oldrtybastrd (3225) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 30, 2008
Pours a golden yellow color. Aromas of corn, grains, and a little hops. Flavor is smooth grainy with a detectable hop presence, finishes with a sweetness.

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
rodenbach99 (2968) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 10, 2010
Bought in Ontario, drank from a 341ml brown bottle. OV means Old Vienna, Vienna style where? Someone told me that OV stands for Old Vomit, probably more truthfull. Classic tasteless canadian mega brewers mega marketing beer. Cristal clear pale golden beer, no hops, no taste, no aftertaste.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Gorbalev (2893) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 31, 2004
Yep, I knew I would get in a macro or two during the holidays back home in rural Eastern Ontario. Best bottle available at the local Legion on Pool night. Yellow pour, but slightly darker than its Molbatts cousins. Not really any aroma to speak off, other than expected grassy characteristics. Thin mouthfeel but there was some malty-sweetness in here that surprised me. Rough macro finish - hop character????? No. At least it was bought for me and it wasn’t that awful, especially compared to what was there.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
robinvboyer (2877) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 7, 2007
meh, tastes like canadian, pretty much sums up all their "pale lagers", avoid.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GRM (2828) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 19, 2010
Brown bottle, 341 ml, savoured January 19 2010; eye: golden, clear, light effervescence; nose: caramel, corn, light hops; mouth: caramel, corn, light hops, finale in caramel with light presence of hops, rather sweet, slightly bitter, good carbonation, lightly silky texture; overall: fine FRANÇAIS Bouteille brune, 341 ml, savourée le 19 janvier 2010; œil : dorée, claire, légère effervescence; nez : caramel, maïs, léger houblon; bouche : caramel, maïs, léger houblon, finale en caramel avec légère présence de houblon, plutôt sucrée, très légèrement amère, bonne carbonatation, texture légèrement soyeuse; en résumé : bien

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ron (2347) - Rochester, New York, USA - FEB 13, 2002
Good beer. Has some body to it and goes down well. We used to drink the OV splits alot in the old days. (20 years ago) Why, cause that’s they only way some bars carried it.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Spab (2126) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 29, 2011
355 ml can from The Beer Store. Pours a clear golden yellow with small white head that does hang around. Aroma is sweet corn and little else. Flavour is similarly adjunct-dominated; maybe a little grass. Pretty thin; lightly carbonated. Weak, although should I have expected otherwise.


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