RateBeer
overall
15
93
style

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.54   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A light but full-flavored lager beer for those who prefer a lower calorie brew (about 100 calories per glass)


2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
hopscotch (9064) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 13, 2004
On tap at the pub... Almost colorless... very pale, straw-colored ale with a small, creamy, white head. Decent lacing. The aroma and flavor are both faint, but interesting and nice. Fruity and malty. Tangy and tart. Butterscotch, lemon and some apricot. Well-balanced, but thin. Light-bodied with a watery mouthfeel and medium carbonation. Short, tangy finish. One of the better light beers out there!

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
JoeMcPhee (8357) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - APR 3, 2006
Off-clear, apple cider coloured brew with no head to speak of. Very thin and light pale malt aroma. Flavour is barely there, watery body and low bitterness. This brewery does not need this beer. Cidery tasting. No real flaws, but no positive attributes either.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ernest (6187) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAY 25, 2006
Draught, Publick House, Southampton. Head is fully diminishing. Body is light yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (grain), lightly hoppy (flowers). Flavor is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately bitter. Light to medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Along with Golden Lager, the beer Southampton keeps on for the people who want Bud or Bud Light. Certainly better than those, but zzzzzz.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rastacouere (6125) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 6, 2005
Draft at the Publick House. White diminishing head covered extremely pale yellow, clear body. Soft lemony and spic aromas, light notes of apples. Refreshing, good overall balance, thin structure, tartish with limited bitterness. Good light beer, but obviously not very inspiring.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (5730) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 30, 2008
(10/25/08) Draught sample at the brewpub in Southampton. Clear pale golden color. Aroma of pale malt, a bit of fresh hops with light grassy and citrus notes. Sweetish malty flavor with some graininess a slightly drier finish. Light to medium-bodied. A decent light beer.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - DEC 8, 2008
Draft. A simple pale lager light malt with a simple hop bitterness with accents of grass and citrus. Simple and plain.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dickinsonbeer (5077) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2004
This beer is like pancakes-"all exciting at first but by the end your f*ckin sick of em. " -mitch hedberg This beer does start out nice with a light color and minimal head, golden color and has a slightly hoppy aroma. As the beer warms you can clearly tell that they use corn as an adjunct, as it reaks of cooked corn or corn on the cob. This could be from DMS but I doubt it. Im pretty sure that they used way too much corn to lighten body and color and it shows. Overall it is drinkable if it is cold but kind of a let down from such a great brewery. I’d gladly take a sam adams or saranac light over this anyday.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tiggmtl (4548) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 25, 2005
Grainy, cereal malts in a fresh and inviting, mash-like aroma. Brilliant pale golden coloured body with a low white head that recedes to ring. Clean, fresh, malty flavour with light minishing bitterness. Light body with lively carbonation. Sampled on tap at the brewpub with Olivier_MTL and Rastacouere.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
muzzlehatch (4424) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - MAY 30, 2003
Cawm awn. Effin' yew all r jes' 2 hie an' mitey to try thisseer fine lite beer, e'en tho' it cumms frum thet great pub thet's the only gosh-darned reeson 2 go to them rich-folk's town out East'a Noo York, effin' yoo all kin only drink them thar big-ass beers like thet abot twelf er thet blattic purtter er whutever yew call it, wall gosh darn it...

ya ain't missin' a thing, partner. Sweet and fresh, that's about it. Bland, watery, better than most lights. So what. So I'm the first to rate it. On to bigger and better.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - JUL 31, 2005
Tap SPH. Pale straw with a thin white head. Ligh malt aroma. Flavor of sweet malt with a long mild bitter finish. Light bodied.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50