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RATINGS: 348   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.43   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Roll out the Barrel: 5.0% Alcohol by Volume and 12 IBUs. A classic American lager and the workhorse of the Gansett stable. Available all year long in bottle, can and on tap! Quality Supreme: We brew our lager with six row malt, seedless hops, corn from Iowa, our lager strain (the same one the brewery has depended on since just after Prohibition), and the purest water from Lakes Ontario and Hemlock. Taste & Enjoy: This beer is brewed just right for drinking—crisp and refreshing. It’s got more flavor than other premium lagers, yet it’s one of the most drinkable beers in the world. Narragansett has the highest rating of all domestic premium lagers on BeerAdvocate.com, and received the bronze medal for American Lagers at the 2008 World Beer Cup The History: The Lager is old reliable. It was the first beer brewed by “The Original Six” back in 1890, the bestselling beer in New England from the 1930s to the 1970s, and the official beer of the Boston Red Sox from 1944-1975.

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Contract brewed by High Falls Brewing Co. for since 2007, the production moving to City Brewing in La Crosse, Wisconsin in 2009 and then to the City Brewing plant in Latrobe, PA in 2010. It is anticipated that production may be returned to Rhode Island in the future.


bkurtz's rating

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bkurtz (1007) - - OCT 12, 2012
Poured yellow with a bigger head than expected. Typical, corn macro taste, but again one of the better "corn" beers.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
growler6 (56) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Lots of carbonation, much better in a glass than straight out of a can or bottle. Mild corn sweetness, grassy and watery. No bitterness to speak of. Slightly salty finish. A nice change of pace that goes well with hot dogs and fried or steamed clams. One of the best budget beers out there.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
acearl (429) - The Ham, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 4, 2015
Can to glass, watery clear yellow hue with diminishing creamy white head, no lacing, smells of grain, light bread malt, some grass, thin texture, somewhat watery yet refreshing, not much to it but good for what it is, drinkable especially in the summer

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
radio_nowhere (1211) - Maryland, USA - JUL 30, 2015
16oz can into pils glass, bubbly clear golden color with white head. Aroma notes of pale malt sweetness, straw, tad grain and faint grass. Taste adds bread, corn and faint herbal bitterness. Light body, heavy-moderate carbonation, crisp with light corn, more than expected hop bitter finish. Not flavor country for sure but very solid for a pale lager.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aumentm (452) - North Carolina, USA - JUL 27, 2015
Really nice light beer. It is smooth and refreshing. One of my favorites. Light in color and aroma.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
drsandman (635) - New York, USA - JUL 14, 2015
Pours clear gold, barely any head. Aroma is straw, rust, hay, farm. Flavor is sweet bready malt, grain, light stank. Fairly lame pale lager, but heavy steez from the marketing revamp of recent years.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alobar (3124) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Pours a golden yellow color-clear with aroma of grain and corn. Okay flavor with grain, corn, and some yeast. Not great, but better than Budweiser.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
EvanFriend (424) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 8, 2015
About what you’d expect for the style. It’s better than Budweiser/Miller/Coors, but that’s really the best I can say about it.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
trexibmer (39) - - JUN 2, 2015
Aroma of corn and hay. Taste and palate has some yeastiness to it with a distinct grain bite somewhat akin to the cream ale style. It’s a pretty decent lager beer! Overall for an American adjunct lager ’Gansett has a decent taste and does not taste like the BMC crowd.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
neepsntatties (1420) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 5, 2015
Can. Colour...pale-gold with a thin white head. Nose...husky, lightly malty and faintly hoppy. Palate...fairly frothy with cut corn, dried grass and Timothy hay. The finish is fairly clean and slightly sweet.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
skatanarchy (173) - - APR 29, 2015
씨티브루어리-& 라거 5%ABV 인생 최악의 미국 크래프트 비어. 나라간세트는 로드아일랜드 주에 있었던 인디언 종족이름이라&# 한다. 프로비던스 인근 브루어린데 고인들을 두번 엿먹이는 맥주를 만든다. 나도 두번 엿먹었다.프로& 한번마시고 그 카스보다 구린 찝찔함에 경악한 뒤 이틀뒤 멍청하게도 필라델피아 바에서 다시 시키는 바보짓을함.테& 노트에는 두글자의 메모만, ’죽어’ 라고 씌여있었음.이 브루어리는 정말 지역사회에 무한봉사해야&# 미국 https://twitter.com/MaekJuBot


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