RATINGS: 413   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.74/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Batch 19 is derived from a recipe found in an old logbook discovered in brewery archives dating back before 1919, when Prohibition banned beer throughout the country. Prohibition was enforced in Colorado in 1916. The pre-Prohibition style lager delivers a bold, hoppy flavor that is surprisingly well balanced. Test market in Chicago, Milwaukee, San Francisco, San Jose, and Washington DC.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BDawg82 (74) - Jackson, Mississippi, USA - MAR 9, 2013
Batch 19 neatly occupies a space between typical American macros and the hop heavy craft beers that have sprung up like wildfire in the last several years. Its aroma is true to the flavor-somewhat neutral with a noticeable but not at all overbearing slightly sweet hoppy character. It pours darker golden if not light copper with a cheap lager lacing and carbonation. This beer is fairly middle of the road, but never offensive to the palate, lighter than say Heineken, but more substantial than Bud.

ordybill (1815) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - DEC 11, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass. The appearance is a clear amber color with a small off-white head. The aroma is a good blend of hops and caramel malt. The taste is big on malt with a hint of hops a surprising flavor from Coors. I really enjoyed it.

Lowe1983 (1656) - Dayton, Ohio, USA - DEC 5, 2015
Pours a golden color with a white head. Aroma is of earth tones, some floral hops and soap. Flavor is floral and citrus hops with a finish of the earth tones and that weird soap flavor.

tysongillmore (362) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
Oh, it's Coors. Maybe good for a hot summer day. Slightly sweet and bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Niko100 (3012) - Chicago, New York, USA - NOV 2, 2015
Pale gold color; Light to medium body; Aroma of malt, & some hops; Flavor of slight sweet malt, hops, and some caramel; Fairly decent.

snoworsummer (6273) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Draft at Coors. Pours clear gold with a fizzy white head. Tastes like musky cereal malt, corn, and some citrus hops. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Smells like cereal malt, musky corn, and faint citrus hops.

altonbrownd (5897) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 7, 2015
Bottle at United Club Dulles. Gold body with large head. Nose corn, cereal, sweet, dank. Taste again lager-like, with malts, corn and caramel. Medium bodied. Skunky finish. Coors...

ozzy70 (1333) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - SEP 5, 2015
Tap sample. Pours golden with white head. Aroma of grains and malt. Taste is sweet malt and grains.

elamericano (36) - Moscow, USA - AUG 29, 2015
I don’t understand why this gets such high ratings. Must be the well-designed label, the pretty bottle and the Coors name. I for one am not a fan. Weak tasting, over-carbonated, with a very light body and very little palate. Very skippable, and certainly not worth $10.00 for a 6-er.

coyforce (684) - California, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Marginal at best. This seemingly mix between a traditional marzen beer and a pilsner style lager leaves a sweet aftertaste but hits the palate strong at first.

HighlanderOne (1393) - York, SC via NJ, South Carolina, USA - JUL 11, 2015
Poured from bottle. Smells like malt and ocean. Not bad lookin Amber gold with white head. Getting some lager notes in flavor, along with sugar, grass and cereal. Syrupy aftertaste. It’s like a blend of three or more beers, and way too sweet for a lager.

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