Crazychick211 (1) - Arizona, USA - JAN 28, 2012 does not count
4.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 20/20
While many canít handle itís rich flavor, the ones that do stand by it almost religiously. Being a steel reserve fan myself, I have found that most of the people who donít like it have never tried it, they are going mostly on what theyíve heard. Trust me this is a beer you have to try for yourself, you will either love it or hate it. But I strongly suggest you at least give it a chance, you might just find itís whats been missing in your life.
GeDub94 (3) - Pulaski, Virginia, USA - FEB 19, 2016 does not count
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
For a malt liquor it taste great and is smooth for 8.1% ABV. It will also keep you warm on these cold winter nights.
billydee21199 (3) - Compton, California, USA - MAR 13, 2002 does not count
4.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
The undisputed king of the 40ís. The most rugged brew for the most rugged of men. Truly seperates the men from the boys. Got a plastic taste to it with an absolutly wickd after taste in the later portions. They got to put chrystal meth or speed in this stuff, cause you will become violent. In a word, STEEL.
cbt1 (12) - San francisco, California, USA - AUG 8, 2003
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 20/20
I really love this beer, for a malt it has good taste a great color and will absolutely knock you flat if you drink too much. Usually cheap at 1.25 in CA for a 22oz can, readily available. You have to be certain to drink it while cold, because when it gets warm it does become undrinkable!
The best part is the amount of alchohol, it is palatable as soon as you open the can and sip, try freezing this beer but do not go too long or ALL the alch will float to the top (theres that much in there!
philbertk (1873) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 19, 2010
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Steel Brewing Company--Steel Reserve 211 High Gravity Lager--8.1% ABV Malt Liquor.
1997 40 oz. Clear Bottle. (3.25 / 5.0) Sampled 7/21/1997.
2000 22 oz. Clear Bottle. (4.25 / 5.0) Bright golden color. Light white head. Mild floral front. Smooth crisp sweet fruit body. Light texture and light flavor. Balanced floral end. Very smooth Blonde Bock. Sampled 11/25/2000.
2001 12 oz. Clear Bottle. (3.75 / 5.0) Clear bright golden color. Aromatic Not Hop front. Sweet somewhat thin body with clean smooth flavor. Light sediment. Strong with minimal hot hop alcohol notes. Smooth mildly sweet end. Sampled 4/14/2001.
2007--22 oz. Silver Label Bottle. (4.0 / 5.0) 25 IBUís.? Foamy head. Clear bright golden color. Mild sweet malt hop front. Mellow sweet smooth rich mild butter Pils dangerously rich easy adjunct body. Mild EtOH hop spice end. Rich tasty smooth Malt Liquor. Sampled 1/22/2007.
EDGEOFRS (1) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JUL 14, 2014 does not count
4.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 20/20
Cheap as fuck and as soon as you taste it you start to feel buzzed cant beat it for the price it taste great at about 32 Fahrenheit or 1-2 Celsius if any warmer I always eat something spicy while drinking so I can keep the taste out of my mouth because Iíve been drinking it for three years now and Steel reserve above 50 degrees is still vomit inducing very bitter, full body, thick feel, average carbonation, bitter,
troz5499 (1) - USA - AUG 25, 2001 does not count
4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 20/20
if you dont like the taste just finish one and the nextíll taste great. oh yeah! best buzz for the buck.
LuckeyHaskins99 (180) - Toledo, Ohio, USA - FEB 7, 2002
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
O.K. Why do I like Steel? Itís got a smooth taste and goes down well with a football game, or even an evening of surfing online. Itís better than most american Macrobrews, (Is it micro? Itís marketed big) and will get you a good buzz. Beware of this stuff in the can however, itís just not the same. Cool it down as much as you can, then enjoy. Worth a try, esp for the price.
jmdyourface (3) - Houghton, Michigan, USA - DEC 11, 2003 does not count
4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Very cheap, but better tasting than any other malt liquor I've had. Only comes in 24 oz cans or 40 oz bottles (that i've seen) = quality.
xbryx (1) - USA - MAR 3, 2004 does not count
4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 20/20
it may taste bad once it gets warm, but 1 can will get your game on!
i usually drink only micro-brews,so i am somewhat dicriminating.....
but there's something about this beer i love
it's justlike drinking expresso.....taste like ass the first time, but you eventually develop a taste forit.