Brewed by Moosehead Brewery
Style: Pale Lager
Saint John, Canada


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RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.75/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
A full flavoured light beer with a smooth refreshing taste.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Eructoblaster (3843) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 23, 2005
On tap at Elephant & Castle, Ottawa. Blond body with moderate carbonation and average frothy head. Very weak malty/bready aroma. Taste is absolutely boring. It is mainly watery and carries some unpleasant metallic and CO2 hints. Ends with a short hoppy finish. Avoid!!

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JRHBrew (367) - Fredericton, New Brunswick, CANADA - OCT 21, 2005
UPDATED: FEB 5, 2006 I have a few nice things to say about this beer. Itís without a doubt one of the best beers to get a case of and enjoy an evening doing whatever you find goes well with beer. It is not exotic, original, or particularly complex. If I was in the mood to drink a beer for appreciation, I wouldnít choose this. If Iím buying a flat, I donít consider any alternative. Perfect session beer for the maritimes.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
GregClow (3194) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 25, 2005
Bottle shared with HogTownHarry, blankboy & tupalev - courtesy of HogTownHarry. Colour is pale yellow with a strange greenish glow. Aroma is skunk-tastic! Flavour is watery, with a faint cidery note, some sweet corn, and not much else. Bleh.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Gorbalev (3000) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2005
.Man, this is going to drive my New Brunswick ratings down even further! Bottle shared with HogTownHarry, GregClow & blankboy -- courtesy of HogTownHarry. Horrible skunk aroma before the cap was fully twisted off. Quite possibly the closest thing Iíve encountered to actual skunk. Very pale yellow (bordering on water like). Watery taste with slight hint of light malt sweetness. Blah, I actually donít mind Moosehead when faced with a dearth of choices (and I would take it over a Molbatts, Brick, and even Sleeman any day) but this is just bland. And spoiled

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
blankboy (7216) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2005
UPDATED: AUG 26, 2005 Bottle shared with HogTownHarry, GregClow & tupalev -- courtesy of HogTownHarry. Pours a clear gold with a thin white head. Aroma is...guess...címon, hereís a hint: itís a green bottle...SKUNKY?...thatís right, you got it, congrats!! Totally skunky with a touch of grain and yeast. The flavour, thank goodness, was not as skunky but it was really light and bland, in fact there wasnít much flavour at all. I detected some grain and corn. I will happily never have this again -- yay!

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
HogTownHarry (6375) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 19, 2005
UPDATED: SEP 21, 2005 Bottle (341ml - green). Shared with blankboy, GregClow and tupalev - my bottle. MY 250th RATING - joy. Poured pale gold with a thin head. Aroma? - skunk, my friends - muskrat, swamp cabbage SKUNK. Just when we thought the bottle was "ruined", the flavour was not skunky - itís supposed to smell like that? Flavour of light corn malt, icing sugar, sour damp grass clippings - starts annoyingly sweet, finishes slightly bitter, harsh on warming. Mouthfeel - pretty much nothing; water. Best thing I can say is that it doesnít taste as bad as it smells - gotta literally hold your breath when you quaff.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
pintbypint (3327) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 3, 2005
355ml can. Very pale straw colour, small fine bubbled white head. Really hard to pick out any aroma, light grain if anything. Light dryish flavour, crackery. Slight grains in finish. Better than BMC "lites".

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
stegosaurus (1882) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2005
pours a pale golden, a big sloppy fizzy head, the aroma is unpleasant i dont just think they added water to moosehead, because moosehead is drinkable, and so is water, but not this beer, this sucks. taste is of corn and water. ehh i was very disappointed with this.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
ghawener (1567) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - MAY 10, 2005
Can: Pale yellow, taste is flat and stale, skunky aftertaste. Couldnīt finish the can.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
iambeer (255) - Ontario, CANADA - FEB 21, 2005
UPDATED: AUG 2, 2005 The first light beer Iíve ever tasted. Iíve always had reservations about light beers, I see this as more of a marketing gimmick then beer and this confirms it.

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