ghawener (1553) - San Salvador, - SEP 26, 2011
1.1 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 4/20
Bottle: Long time ago it was safer to drink beer than water, this is what is must have tasted like! I would choose this over water under the sun in Jamaica. Food Pairing: Anything and everything (like water).
caesar (6419) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by a friend, medium sample. Clear yellow color, short frothy head. Aroma of a bit grainy malt, slight grassy notes, bit rice. Soft bitterness in taste. Refreshing, especially when served cold on a hot summer day. Not bad at all actually.
beer_rookie (329) - Arkansas, USA - APR 1, 2016
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Disclaimer. This review may be skewed slightly by the fact it was enjoyed on the beach in Jamaica.
Enjoyed on tap, in paradise, on the beach, in Jamaica.
Pour was light golden, slightly darker than typical light lager. The way the barkeep Poured it, it had little head. Only a film, it was white. No retention.
Aroma was doughy and yeasty. Sweet. Sort of like working in a bakery.
Taste was cornucopia. Meaning corn, corn grits, corn meal, anything corn. Maybe it wasn’t dough afterall. It was more sweet than bitter, only mildly hop bitter.
Mouthfeel was light, but more full than typical light beers. It was quite dry, but not all that smooth. It had some gritiness to it, but felt right to the beer.
Overall, it was amazing. Realistically, it wasn’t that good, perhaps poor. I tried to keep that in mind as I drank it. But I got lost in the moment.
pete4999 (1405) - Buffalo, New York, USA - DEC 19, 2015
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle while in Jamaica. Not the bottle pictured; it was a clear longneck. Pretty bland, kinda a little sweet. Pretty much what you’d expect for a light Caribbean lager.
gregwilsonstl (1893) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 2, 2015
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Very light. Crisp and refreshing. Tastes like cheap canned corn water. Tasted as first beer on honeymoon in Jamaica while waiting for shuttle.
shrubber85 (10224) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUL 30, 2015
1.2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 3/20
Bottle. Skunky barley malt and straw aroma. Golden yellow with large white head. Lightly sweet barley malt and mildly bitter herbal straw flavor. Watery body. Met my expectations.
JPDIPSO (5450) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 27, 2015
1.1 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
Straw color with a fizzy, diminishing white head. Grass, grain and a hint of malt liquor, add little to this “light” beer aroma. Initial fizzy water flavor. Better than the smell, but not in a beer way. Hints of grain and malt, but the carbonated water flavor is overpowering. I find little use for this liquid. 2/10
gnoff (9430) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2015
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottled 275 ml at "The Little Pub at the Village", Island Village, Ocho Rios, on January 24, 2015.
Bottle was a long neck and clear if I remember correctly, didn’t look the way the pic currently does on ratebeer.
Clear golden color, fluffy lasting white head. Sweet, sugary, vegetable scent. Weak sweet taste. Thin mouthfeel, low to very low bitterness.
Mainly boring and tasteless, guess I knew that getting it, but was on Jamaica and wanted to try some different local beers and the selection wasn’t really that big!
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HIGHB4LL (837) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 8, 2014
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
11.2 oz. bottle from Cash Wise in Williston. Appearance: finger white head, pale straw, clear, head does not last, no real lacing. Aroma: cereal, light grassy hops, light caramel. Palate: light body, average carbonation, thin texture. Taste: sweet malt, into light bitter hops. Overall, refreshing, but nothing special.
slowrunner77 (9392) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 27, 2014
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
"looks like your typical macro lager. thin feel, at first smell, lots of corn/adjunkty sweetness. nor pleasant, but it fades, and tasted ok, refreshing, if not spectacular. just felt like something new."
N3lson1 (898) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - SEP 4, 2014
2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 10/20
Drank out of a pint glass from a 11.2 oz bottle.Smells like Red Stripe. Nice golden color with a lot of carbonation, with a frothy head that consistantly stays. Tastes like nothing... Decent beach day beer.