bartlebier (1981) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - OCT 8, 2013
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Draught at Billy Goat Tavern, Chicago Sep2013. Bit of an Abv nose on a watery pale lage brewed down to virtual taste extinction. Glad I was offered a free sample first.
tnkw01 (1195) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 22, 2013
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Revived formula. Taste is the old timey lager taste from years ago. Aroma is hay, straw and weak. Appearance is golden with a good head.
ccex (961) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 3, 2013
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
16 oz can proclaims "classic ’60s formula", implying that the quality was worse or less popular in recent decades. Pours a clear pale yellow with a quickly disappearing fizzy white head and a little lacing. Aroma is grains, corn, a bit of cardboard and the faintest of hops - it tries to be inoffensive. Taste is slightly sweet but hardly noticeable. Body is light with noticeable carbonation. This was the first beer I ever tried back in high school when the jazz band director wanted to get drunk with his students. I’m not sure if it’s any better than my first revolting taste of it, but it still serves its purpose.
csaso (1464) - Missouri, USA - MAY 29, 2013
1.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 6/20
Tap - small foamy head, pale straw color, pretty typical pale lager aroma and flavor, maybe slightly more flavor than the average
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
ajnepple (2565) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - MAY 27, 2013
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
UPDATED: MAY 30, 2013 On tap at the unnamed arcade bar in Fort Collins. Pale, golden and clear with a small white head. The aroma and flavor is sweet malts and corn. Light body with a thin soft feel and a sweet finish. Not nearly as bad as I thought it would be.
robobeerbelly (51) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 9, 2013
1.2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
this is one of a few beers that is served on dollar crappy beer night at bars in my area. it’s not a very smooth beer and it leaves a bad after taste.
radio_nowhere (917) - Maryland, USA - MAR 15, 2013
1.8 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
"Tall Boy" into pilsner glass. Light pale yellow color with foamy white head. Aroma of corn, sugary grainy malt, hay and light hops. Taste is pale malt sweetness with the slightest hop bitterness. Light body, fizzy, watery, inoffensive, refreshing. Price is right, under $1 for 16oz. Okay lager.
ryecatcher (826) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 12, 2013
1.1 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 5/20
The Beer That Milwaukee famous. A standard, old school beer that you’d sneak from your dad’s supply in the garage refrigerator... or you drank it at some rock club where it was a buck a can on 80s night. A run-of-the-mill American pre-microbrew-era staple of Midwestern drinkers far and wide. It’s pissy, it’s practically flavorless, but it’s reasonably good as a thirst quencher on a hot day. However, right now it’s March.
SrSilliGose (3271) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAR 1, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
hammerslammer brougt over a 6 pack of shlitz from his trunk. 2 were missing, however, which is a bit curious... onwards and upwards to become the #1 pale lager drinker of the day.
Evolutionary (303) - Ohio, USA - MAR 1, 2013
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from giant eagle. Pours pale yellow with mild thin head. Nose of corn and sugar. Light mouthfeel and goes down easy. Balance is ok but weak and aftertaste of malt and cheap sugary corn isn't the best. Ok for a cheap mass made beer but that's about it.
---Rated via my mouth