Leighton (11874) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
So I found myself a sixer of Yuengling Light for $2.50 at a grocery store in Washington DC. One of the better investment decisions I’ve made recently (damned markets). It was a scorching hot day, the beer was cold, and I was refreshed. Think rooftop scene in Shawshank Redemption. As far as color goes, its basically clear. Very little aroma or head. Flavor is pleasant enough; very weak but enjoyable. If I ever find another $2.50 six-pack of these boys I’ll buy it for sure.
jcwattsrugger (11226) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 24, 2007
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
12 oz bottle-pours a fizzy white head and gold color. Aroma is grain/light malt-some sweet caramel. Taste is grain/light malt-some sweet caramel, barely noticeable hops. Musty, thin. Minimum carbonation.
Tmoney99 (11088) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 5, 2006
1.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Got to try this in Tampa. The word is light . Light color, small head, light aroma, light body, light flavor and short finish. Drinkable for cold, wet and light alcohol.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
clear dark gold, wispy white head, sweet malt aroma with a light essence of corn, light sweet corn flavor, just a hint of bitterness,
Aroma: 3/10; Appearance: 5/10; Flavor: 4/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 7/20
hopscotch (9549) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JAN 30, 2004
1.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 3/20
Clear, golden lager with a small, fizzy, white head. The aroma is nondescript... very light toffee notes. There is no flavor. Ultra-light bodied. Fizzy, dry palate. Short, watery finish. Not offensive as it would need some sort of flavor to offend me. This one doesn't. Ignore this beer and maybe it will just go away.
adnielsen (9470) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 23, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle @ home, courtesy of ahab trade with TurboBoosters. I gained 0.6 pounds eating a goddamn fucken a brorrito so I figure I better sneak in a light beer tonight to lose some weight. Fairly clear, slightly dark orange appearance (though still lighter than normal Yuengling) with a tan head. A touch fruity, light grassy, herbal, toasted cracker aroma. Not too sweet. Lot of cracker and toast in the flavor. Pretty good body. Not a horrible low boost pale lager.
daknole (9443) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - FEB 21, 2009
0.5 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
NASTY. Why bother? Piss colored, rank and stank aromas. Rank and stank flavors. Man oh man this is just horrible. All grain and nastiness. Never again.
Drake (8981) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2012
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
12 ounce bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a thin fizzy head that quickly fades. Aroma of grassy hops and slightly husky grain. The taste is grassy and leafy hops with faint grain and a slight sweetness in the finish. Thin and watery. Not bad.
GT2 (8742) - San Diego County, California, USA - OCT 17, 2011
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
355mL thanks to MrLo. The pour is a clear amber with a quickly diminishing white head. Husky malt nose. Not much else. Soapy, thinner taste. Definitely feels like more of a "macro" than typical Yuengling losing any sort of caramel malt body and lacks a good maltiness replaced by soap and contrived body. Not my thing..definitely a downgrade.
DocLock (8054) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2004
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
This one is way under-rated here. This beer has a solid amber color, with complex taste overtones. Finishes malty, slightly hoppy, and fizzy. Arguably the best light beer on the market, along with Sam Adams light lager.