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

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RATINGS: 93   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.24   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A mainstream lager with a moderate hop character and a slightly sweet, fruity refreshing aroma and taste.


2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
presario (4901) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 28, 2003
Light head, nice colour for the style. Thin aroma. I remember this beer before Molson bought Carling O'Keefe as the one non-beer drinkers drank before Coors Light. As such I was a little surprised that it was actually a lightly hopped and average American Standard.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
reebtogi (4891) - 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.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
CapFlu (4821) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 1, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 25, 2003 Better than having to drink American but worth the risk of stashing outside in a snowstorm with the chance of it getting stolen!

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkel07 (4352) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle from Strathroy Ale House September 2013. Fairly standard pale lager with a faint amber colour, white head, grassy aroma and basic flavour.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nekronos (3742) - 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
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
rodenbach99 (3619) - 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.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
robinvboyer (3582) - 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 (3339) - 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

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
oldrtybastrd (3222) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ron (3066) - 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.


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