TheHopster (681) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - DEC 22, 2012
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
(Can). Pale straw complexion with dissipating fluffy head. Actually leaves lacing on the glass. The flavor is mild and slightly malty. Best served ice cold. There are many worse pale lagers at twice this bargain price. This is the favored beer of my father-in-law. Iíve had this for years during summertime cookouts and with many memories. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
BMMillsy (974) - Florida, USA - OCT 16, 2013
0.6 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Honestly, this is the second worst beer on earth. First place is the light version. We use to grab this in college for about 30 cents per can (and I was in college in the 2000ís, not the 60ís). Light gold color with some fluffy head I guess. Aroma is filthy corn and wheat, dirty must, and vomit. The flavor follows almost perfectly and this is really tough to get down during a game of beer pong. Avoid at all costs.
justabeergeek (205) - Albany, New York, USA - NOV 23, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
UPDATED: APR 8, 2013 I should be mowing the lawn! Straight from the can because anything else would be inappropriate. Grass, straw, and water. Thereís hops in here somewhere (I think). Sweet, generic, the lawnmower beer.
ReggieDunlap (2794) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 24, 2012
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Pours a clear yellow/gold with a large fluffy white head. Aroma of soap and straw. Flavor has straw and a bit of grass...can taste alcohol. Mouthfeel is full and the finish is dry and tastes of bitter alcohol.
GT2 (7108) - Riverslime, California, USA - JUL 4, 2012
1 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
12oz can at Black Jack above Pearl Dive. $2 can. Low carbonation straw pour. Weak head. No formation really and no retention. Very poor. No lace. Nose is dirty freezer, sweet cherry juice box, horse breath. Taste is tangy, sharp, sweeter. More body and less carboardy compared to the Strohs. Headache inducing though. Small DMS and diacetyl come through.
CanIHave4Beers (2777) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - JUN 29, 2012
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
A wicked bonus from Sloth from when he sent me the Marylandís Best.
Pours a pale golden color with the most fluffy, white, well retained, and respectable heads Iíve ever seen on a pale lager.
The aroma is sort of generically "beery" in the "its 1987 and my parents are drinking beer" kind of way. Some bread doughiness, a little grain, some alcohol, far from offensive... but it doesnít smell great or anything.
The flavor is a little cidery, some breakfast cereal in there for sure, a light hop zippiness is present as well. The beer has some noticeable alcohol and corn.
Tastes pretty much exactly as I expected it to, so thatís pretty great.
grundsow (19) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 5, 2012
3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Avoided it for years due to stigma, only to discover recently that for a cheap beer it has a really good taste, time and again. Better than Budweiser or Miller. Great beer for a holiday weekend or to kick back with after cutting firewood, mowing grass, etc.
adamjackson (1761) - Lyme, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 31, 2012
1.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 3/20
"Had this with a bunch of friends following a funeral. It was the only beer around. Went well with our cigars.
A - Zero appearance. Looks like dirty water.
S - A more hoppy PBR but smells like nasty ice cubes
T - Citrus, Floral and burnt notes
M - Light, highly carbonated with cheap yeast
O - This is a beer Iíd take on a fishing trip. If Iím not fishing, this beer shouldnít be in my hand."
Fussman (1) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 8, 2011 does not count
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
I like this beer. It is simple and is a perfect thirst quencher on or off the field. The old name is comfortable for nostalgia fans but it still remains a viable, low cost American beer. I recommend for those who arenít finicky about basic beer. Go for it.
OldManWinter (18) - Alabama, USA - JUN 25, 2011
0.5 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
aroma: non-existant. Appearance: I did not look at it, it stayed in the can where it belongs; tasts: foul and mettalic; palate: watery and disconcerting; overall - not worth drinking.