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Olde English 800 is one of America’s leading malt liquor brands. Commonly referred to as "OE800," it offers a smooth, rich taste with a slightly fruity aroma that is a favorite among malt liquor drinkers. Introduced in 1964, Olde English 800 was one of America’s original malt liquor brands. Olde English 800 enjoys a diverse consumer base that is linked together by an urban mind-set.


1.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
rlgk (11343) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2004
Golden, bubbly white head. Aroma is slightly hoppy and with vegetabels. Really thin and watery. Not much flavor at all.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
brokensail (11300) - Orange County, California, USA - MAY 27, 2010
A: The pour is a golden color with an initially voluminous white head. S: A bit of skunk, apple juice, corn, and a touch of alcohol. T: Initially bland followed by some overly sweet corn syrup, apple juice, and more corn and alcohol. M: A bit of a light body with a moderate carbonation. D: Not as bad as some of the other malt liquors out there, but I wouldn’t want to take the fawty to the face.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Tmoney99 (10973) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 9, 2006
Bottle 40 oz. Light clear amber color with large white frothy head that diminished slowly with fair lacing. Sour grainy aroma. Light body with flat carbonation. Light sweet flavor with a small bitter finish of short duration. Not something I would recommend to a freind.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 25, 2008
Date: 05/10/2008
Mode: Can
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party

Appearance: clear yellow, wispy white head, bits of drippy lace,
Aroma: light sweet cereal and corn aroma with light floral hops,
Flavor: sweet cereal flavor, lots of candy corn sweetness, light bitterness,

Aroma: 3/10; Appearance: 5/10; Flavor: 3/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 5/20
Rating: 1.7/5.0
Drinkability: 5/10
Score: 4

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
faroeviking (10288) - FAROE ISLANDS - APR 25, 2007
Like any malt liquor it is only meant for getting drunk, wasted, totalled... night night, tootles. Been through this one quite a few times during my stays in the US. Always in a big bottle. Cheap sweet malty flavour. I sure have a better taste for beer now but it was good to taste it again at Papsř’s place thanks to René. A good reminder of the past. Not a good flavour.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Ratman197 (10094) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 27, 2010
16 oz can poured a clear gold with a lasting white head. Aromas of bread, corn and light straw. Palate weas light bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread, light corn and a hint of straw with a crisp finish.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
BeerandBlues2 (9997) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 31, 2012
40-ounce bottle gingerly removed from its paper sack. Pours crystal clear pale gold with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is light corn and cereal malt, faint earthy hops and light fruity notes. Flavor is malt dominant with light paper sack notes and corn with light hops and bitterness and a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Bov (9701) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - NOV 7, 2005
clear golden colour, fine white head; a touch of hoppiness and some notes of alcohol and paperboard in the nose; sweet and medium-bodied at best; the finish is quite flat - inoffensive but I prefer this to a traditional aggressive malt liquor I was expected this to be

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
adnielsen (9417) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 11, 2012
Can @ the First Annual Rocky Mountain Malt Liquor Tasting. Clear golden appearance with a white head. Grainy, corn, not overly offensive aroma like his HG brother. Nasty, yet somewhat drinkable, corny, grainy, grassy, a bit boozy bullshit. Bad but there’s a lot worse like Skawork Orange.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
daknole (9416) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 8, 2008
hahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha. i just laugh and laugh when i hear this "beer’s" name. What a joke.


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