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RATINGS: 2282   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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An iconic American lager famous for its rich amber color and medium-bodied flavor - with a roasted caramel malt for a subtle sweetness and a combination of cluster and cascade hops, this true original delivers a well-balanced taste with very distinct character.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Foxbush (1487) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2003
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2006 A great everyday refreshing beverage. Head formation is normal and will dissipate. Color is golden. Taste is smooth with a slight hopiness. It beats the big brewer products. This is my normal everyday beer. It does beat all the big ad project beers.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jgb9348 (5096) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - JAN 10, 2003
Smells like an average lager, has a good mild taste! Better than most readily available lagers, but not too full of taste. A great buy especially around the Washington, DC area!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nezhy99 (5) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 7, 2003 does not count
I like Lager Light better, but this is the Original. Anywhere in Eastern PA, South Jersey, just say gimme a Lager..this is it.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
elsberry (87) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 10, 2003
UPDATED: JAN 25, 2003 A pretty good lager. Good on a hot day. Has a malty taste but not too heavy. Overall a good lager. Has a somewhat sweet aftertaste. Creamy head, but doesn't hold up well. It's overall a good lager, but seems to suffer from the mass quantity syndrome of huge batches.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeerDawg99 (1) - Blandon, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 7, 2003 does not count
I love this lager. Hands down my numero uno preference when it comes to beer.

4.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jeffwhalen (45) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 16, 2003
Ahh, tasty! A good straight forward beer. I'm drinking one right now.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kalisto9 (73) - Crafton, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2003
The locals really love this stuff, but I have to say it’s not really my favorite at all. It’s not a bad lager, but there’s better to be had. Not quite sure why everyone loves this as much as they do. A standard beer that could be better.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
dBrEiEnRk (13) - Quakertown, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 14, 2003
best of the bargain lagers. goes down easy.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
spicedad2 (78) - Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 16, 2003
This Mid-Atlantic "classic" is only a mediocre beer. It's well carbonated, and nicely colored, but has a corny-adjunct taste as well as a not-so pleasant smell.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Guinness4Duff (515) - Tallahassee (and Poconos, PA), Florida, USA - JAN 11, 2003
UPDATED: JAN 21, 2008 Its nice amber color at least makes it look like a high quality beer, has a nice head and a mild sweetness. Hop presence is lacking but this beer is still the best cheap mass produced beer you will find, and I drink ALOT of it.


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