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Brewed by Molson Breweries (MolsonCoors)
Style: Malt Liquor
Montreal, Canada

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RATINGS: 467   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.1   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Darkmagus82 (1896) - - MAY 26, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 4-10-12 - Poured from can into pint glass Appearance – Pours a golden color with a large white head. The heads retention is rather weak and it fades quite fast giving way a light amount of lacing. Smell – The smell is heavy of cereal. Corn is the heaviest with a lighter amount of wheat mixed of a slightly metallic and caramel aroma as well. Taste – The sweet corn present in the nose is the first meet by the tongue. There are light hints of caramel more towards the middle, but these are very light in comparison to the sweeter corn flavor. At the end of a taste, an alcohol flavor works its way in. It’s not too potent and gives a nice warming feel. Mouthfeel – The mouthfeel is good for the style. A little bit above average in terms of body with a medium level of carbonation. Very fitting for the brew. Overall – This was not what I would call a great brew, but it did have some decent characteristics and did have a more potent flavor. It is very reminiscent of a malt, but with a little bit more flavor. Nothing great, but for the price (while not as economic as a malt like steel reserve) it works.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Hidden_Pooch (410) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 19, 2014
Not my first beer, but the first time I actually enjoyed it, probably because of the party I was at. As far as strong piss water goes, this is some of the better stuff. Taste like corn and vegetable oil with non existent hops, yet bitter from the thick syrup residue left on your tongue. Make sure to drink as cold as possible to actually get this one down.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
BelgianBeerGal (3279) - Panama City, Florida, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Bottle I grabbed only because it was a malt liquor that wasn’t rated horribly. For a malt liquor it wasn’t horrible but it is was below average against any other standard. Lots of adjunct. Not terrible though.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
SamP01 (601) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 28, 2014
Pours a golden yellow with a medium white head. Has fruity citrus nose with some grains and cereal, corn flavor. Palate is a medium body, carbonation is good. The finish is the same as above with some lingering sweet grains and alcohol on the end. Overall not too bad, an ok drinking brew for the style.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
Atom (1549) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 21, 2014
Krampus via boostipa. I haven’t been exposed to as much Molson as much as I realized they had, most likely not a bad thing. Pours a clear golden/yellow with a large white head after an aggressive pour because this xxx already had me pumped up. Aroma of corn, alcohol and lager yeast. Taste of sweet corn and sweet grain finishing with regurgitated corn meal malt. Yep, I’ve had worse.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
radarsock (1055) - Vermont, USA - JAN 16, 2014
$2.90 for the can, purchased from town. This is another brew I simply cannot believe I haven’t tried. But I digress... corn grainy, light malted extracts, and vegetation: that’s what I grabbed and remembered as belonging to this beer’s flavor profile. Weak, and watery. But, it didn’t leave any horrible aftertaste. Pal-yellow complexion sustaining a big frothy white head. Thanks, Canada.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
beechner224 (807) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Bottle share thanks to Homer... Golden delicious. Mild aroma, taste just above water. Solid malt likka, not much skunk, or pissy.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrewFace (928) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Can share thanks to Homer321 via BooostiousIPAious. Pours a brilliantly clear light golden color. Light sweet corn adjunct character and light boost notes. Crisp, slightly fruity, corn, smooth. Very well balanced.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Homer321 (2368) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Can from booooooooooostIPA. Huge can of yummy with lots of yum. Yum a yummy. FUCK DrewFace.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2607) - Kyoto, JAPAN - DEC 23, 2013
Similar to Molson Hi-Dry in that people drank this to get hammered when I was in high school. Among metalheads the XXX and black+silver branding were a big hit, the taste not so much. But hey you were drunk faster & had to drink less of the stuff so that’s good isn’t it?


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