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Moxies Big Life Euro Lager
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Brewed by Big Rock Brewery
Style: Pale Lager
Calgary, Canada

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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 2.57/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.61   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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An in-house beer brewed exclusively for Moxie's restaurants.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
matt7215 (2190) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 20, 2009
on tap at moxie’s in guelph on (stone road mall). clear yellow with minimal carbonation. small aroma of pale malt and light hopping. bacis all malt lager with a touch of bittering hops. not bad for a pale lager exclusively brewed for a chain of restaurants by a macro brewer. id have it again.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Slacks (615) - Bolton, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2009
Draught @ Moxie’s: My notes: "Sipping a Moxie’s Big Life Euro. Wishing I wasn’t. Tastes like bitter grass and spoiled Arrowroots. Smells like metal and air. Lame."

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
caesar (5202) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - OCT 17, 2008
Tap. Clear yellow color, short head. Aroma of skunky hop, some grass, slight hop. Bit bitter taste. Below average.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MrManning (2009) - Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 27, 2008
On tap at Moxie’s Grill on Wellington Road in London, ON- Pale yellow and pours a tiny bubbled, frothy head, that is pretty short lived. Some lace on the frosty mug. The nose is of pale malts, grains, some lemon, slight grass. Tastes of somewhat sweet corn and grains. There is also a lemony contingent that I got about mid palate. Mild, crisp somewhat sweet finish with only a tiny bit of lingering bitterness. Not too bad. Food I had was good too.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ILduce (207) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 27, 2008
On tap @ Moxies Yorkdale, Toronto: Golden with a brief frothy head. Notes of malt and grain in the nose. Taste is same with an almost creamy palate and a sweet end. Decent lager.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
LiebeBier (808) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - FEB 23, 2008
Draft at Moxie’s Toronto - A very well put together beer. Huge white head and crystal clear golden body. Rich malty flavor with a nice bite at the end of each swallow. I could drink this beer by the gallons. As other have noted, the temperature of the beer was perfect and not served too cold like so many other similar type establishments.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
CapFlu (4548) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 2, 2007
(Draught) Moxie’s on Yates Street, Victoria. You really cannot fault this beer for anything. Its plain but not offensive. Large frothy white head with a golden body. Nose is clean with a mild lactic odour. Milky and buttery flavour but seems pretty decent. Not bad.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
paco (527) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - APR 1, 2007
Golden yellow. Piss. No real distinctive aroma. No real flavor. just not too offensive that it’s ruined. Too much carbonation, just like their amber ale.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
lowg (148) - Scarborough, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 27, 2007
UPDATED: DEC 26, 2007 Had this on tap at the Scarborough Town location. Restaurant wasn’t bad; food was pretty good and the atmosphere was nice. Anywho, this was a pretty good beer. Golden appearence with a nice head.This one tasted fresh had a bready/grainy aroma and taste. Sweet finish, went well with my halibut dish. Definitely will try the amber next time I visit, maybe with a steak.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
presario (4652) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 22, 2007
Made by Big Rock eh? Maybe that’s why I thought the lemon on my buddie’s ice tea would look better on my glass of Grasshopper.


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