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Miller introduced a new Olde English brand extension, Olde English HG800, in the fall of 2001. HG means "High Gravity," a brewing industry term associated with high-quality beer. Olde English HG800 will replace the Olde English Ice brand. The alcohol content is 7.91%

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
anoo (6) - New York, USA - OCT 14, 2002 does not count
I committed to not putting any more beer on my credit card for awhile and I am going to stand by that decision... so I bought 2 40’s of this stuff. I just cracked the first one, the smellwas a pungent...well...I dont know what... what is even in this? do they use hops for this kinda beer? whatever... the first swig is aking my eyes water. sweet baby jesus forgive me for what I am about to do to myself tonight.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
FORTY DOGG (22) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 11, 2002
Well its about time O.E. Jerked their Ass’s in line with St. Ide’s, Camo, and Steel Reserve, by making a Strong 40oz that will ’Set You Trippin’, (had me set trippin anyway), I just wished they hadn’t fucked with the label so much. I’m sure Easy E (were he still alive) would enjoy robbing one or two of these from ’Tha Stoe’ before slapping some bitch’s and flipping switches in his 64’. RIP my brother!

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
dhurtubise (568) - Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 5, 2002
UPDATED: JAN 29, 2003 Yummy amalgalm of skunk piss and dog crap. Highest ratio buzz/$ if you can bring yourself to have more than one sip of this s**t. Life is too short to waste your drinking potential on Olde English 800.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
iggysam2000 (38) - Seattle, Washington, USA - AUG 25, 2002
Pretty bad, bad on stomaache, flavors drinkable but not good i wouldnt drink it again.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jfishback13 (275) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - AUG 24, 2002
Say it ain’t so. How could you phase out OE? This stuff isn’t bad and puts the whoop on, but the bottle loses it’s charm and the flavor is a downgrade at the cost of more alcohol.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MadMan (495) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - AUG 14, 2002
Well, times can be tough. Some of us need to try every swill in the world in order to drink something and have a chance to rate something when we can’t afford the good stuff. This is foul and strong. Nuff said.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ernest (6031) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 7, 2002
Head is initially small, frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is clear medium yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (grain, cereal), lightly hoppy (flowers, herbs), lightly yeasty (dough), with a hint of alcohol. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, moderately bitter. Medium body, watery (almost syrupy) texture, lively carbonation, moderately alcoholic. Surprisingly inoffensive.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
homebrewrules99 (37) - portsmouth, Virginia, USA - JUL 18, 2002
nufin like sittin on da corner sippin a 40 of da OE dose someone piss in the bottle then sell it as beer

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
ClarkVV (3856) - Allston, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 10, 2002
Good for a laugh, not for a good drink. Highly syruppy and malt alcohol ruin it. who knows whats in this thing. funny red gold color.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
21iceman40 (1731) - vienna, West Virginia, USA - JUN 15, 2002
UPDATED: MAR 7, 2003 It looks, smells and tastes like some kind of fuel, but the high percentage makes it all good. Olde English tastes much better though, and i could only find this in a 22 ounce size.

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