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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.24/5   EST. CALORIES: 116   ABV: 3.88%
Note: this is only for the 3.2 version made for markets with specific ABV limits.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Slick (1969) - Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA - SEP 24, 2003
This is a fruit beer,i don't think so.Claire pellar paraphrased wheres the fruit.Golden color,small head that faded very,very fast,ibnfact i can't run to the fridge and back in time to beat this brews fast head.The aroma was so faint in fruit that i have to say that it almost wasn't there,light malt but mainly corny with a mild hop presence.The taste was much the same but the fruit just doesn't make the scene,what the hell i have to almost wish it there to get a little bit of fruit,well my genie won't grant me anymore wishes so this will have to go down as nothing more then just drain cleaner.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Odeed (1799) - Bakersfield, California, USA - AUG 5, 2013
Itís pretty much Olde English Light.Really nothing offensive about it and itís certainly drinkable.Especially if you do it in about 8 minutes on Youtube.I can think of way worse beers though.Just because itís light does not really make it offensive.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DietPepsican (1586) - @ $13.99, Iowa, USA - AUG 21, 2013
40 ounce bottle via hoffdogbro. Been looking for this one for years, thanks Kyle! I must say Iíve been eyeing the picture on here for years and having been meaning to report it for quite some time. I highly doubt the lady in the picture is actually drinking the 3.2% beer, and is most likely drinking the regular old English 800. Oh well. As far as the beer, it starts off with a nice crack of the neck. As I pour it into my snifter I am greeted with notes of corn, caramel, and a bit of earthy bitterness that I find in a lot of American malt liquors. The low ABV is so odd on this. Itís watery, something I have only found in a few of the 100+ malt liquors that I have drank. Still though, Odeed is right, it tastes just like the original Old English 800, which is a fine drink on a budget. Flavors are muted, but it isnít distracting. Finish with snappy carbonation, more than I normally get from this style. As far as this beer goes, itís simple, refreshing, and...not bad at all. Why in the fuck this is the lowest rated beer on this site is beyond me. Itís certainly not impressive, but Iíve had hundreds if not thousands of craft beers at this point that vary from not as good as this to much, much worse.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Beardface (1517) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JUL 12, 2009
Why bother making a beer whose only use is to get you drunk and then make it at such a low abv that youíd have to drink a ton of them to even get drunk? Seems like solid logic to me!

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
LilKem (1213) - Marietta, Ohio, USA - SEP 11, 2005
blah. this is college summer break get drunk quick and do something stupid kind of beer. wahoo.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
trokini (1025) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 7, 2005
The infamous "8 Ball". This brings me back to high school and the Bonfare Market in Oakland. 69 cents would get you a forty. That was way too much money for this.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
mstrcrwly (985) - New York, USA - APR 8, 2015
ahhh..remember the big 40 oz bottle sitting in the deli..split with a few friends..god awful.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
DrewFace (967) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Brilliantly clear pale straw yellow color with no head. Very light malty and adjunct aroma. Crisp, refreshing, clean, light malt, lightly corny, pretty tasty.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
rcasta (849) - EL SALVADOR - OCT 7, 2007
a 40 and a blunt is my stilo! yeah boyeee. this is the olde english style

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
OD40oz (774) - Box Elder, South Dakota, USA - FEB 21, 2002
lamest, wack attempt for wannabe malt liquor drinkers to get their intake of OE. A fruit beer, no, a fruitís beer yeah. Even the lamest of drinkers from my neighborhood wont drink this bitch-beer.

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