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For nearly 110 years, the secret of this Great Northwest beer hasnít been a secret at all: ďItís the Water.Ē This and a whole lot more. Since 1896, our famous brewing water, superior ingredients and unsurpassed skill as brewers have combined to make ďOlyĒ an affordable beer with a particularly satisfying taste.

95% malt.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sledutah (6012) - Utah, USA - JUN 13, 2013
On tap at Mountain brewers fest 2013, nice
Clear light golden with a small white head. Corn, wheat and some honey
Not as good as I remember when I used to drink this many moons ago!

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
SmashBallard (2) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 29, 2013 does not count
Good beer to drink all day in the sun but nothing you want to get if you're looking for a tasty beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Imaena (2033) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 28, 2013
Can. This is a classic northwest beer. Thats all there is to say. Its malty water.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sickassmick (227) - Concord, California, USA - APR 25, 2013
continuing the cheap beer trip. itís been a heck of a trip so far. this time iím going for Olympia, where they blame it on the water. I have bad memories about this one growing up. was really hard for me to pick this up and try it again. pour is actually pretty nice yellow color, nice head, lasting film of bubbles and more than expected lacing. Miller has a variety of these cheap beers. The can says pabst, so iím wondering why they have PBR in the fridge but not this one. i donít like PBR much. first sip is pretty thin. actually almost pleasant taste to this one. little candy sweetness and well blended with whatever hops are in here. nice balance. i donít really mind this stuff, maybe just a tad too sweet, but overall an easy drinker and a price you canít really beat. Not mad at this one. about 8 more cans to go and iíll see u at work!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
mnmike (1066) - Minnesota, USA - APR 18, 2013
Put a few of these down in Seattle when I was there on a trip. This could really use a bit more on the hops.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
altonbrownd (3752) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - APR 11, 2013
Tall boy can in Portland, OR diner. Golden body with big head. Nose is grainy and metallic. Taste is pretty, thin, corny and metallic. Okay.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
drunkasfack (12) - cobble hill, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 3, 2013
canadian can.pretty thin on all accounts. reminds me of salmon fishinh off victoria as a child and seeing american fishermen nursing these at 9am on the water.cheap swilly beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Fatehunter (1642) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAR 11, 2013
A tall boy orange can. Poured a big, foamy head... a bit too much. The body is clear, golden with lots of bubbles coming up. The aroma is grain and metal, but less metallic than most for this style. Well, itís vying for most tasteless beer. Watery through and through with the mildest bitterness. The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation. Iím not sure thereís actually anything in it.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
wlajwl (4532) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAR 6, 2013
Aroma is sweetish malts and citrus. The flavor is sweetish malts, citrus and a mix of tart and tangy in the finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
alexsdad06 (6876) - Ohio, USA - FEB 23, 2013
12 oz. can from jmborggren. Pours a clear golden color with a large fluffy white head that disappears quickly and leaves some web-like lacing on the glass. The aroma has sweet grainy malts, some corn notes with not much else. Flavor has much of the same with some light metallic notes and a weaker finish. It is what it is.

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