RATINGS: 316   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Has the richness of an ale and the smooth drinkablity of a lager.

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yermudder (6) - - FEB 12, 2012
I’ve been drinking this stuff since I got my first fake ID. It used to be brewed by Schoenling, in Cincinnati. There once was a red ale version that was my favorite. It was gone for a few years but is back and tastes the same. I like it. However, I think some of the negative reviews result from the fact that it doesn’t seem to have a long shelf life. I suspect that the farther you get from the brewery, the skunkier it gets. You need to get it fresh. Anchor Steam is kind of like that.


3
drpimento (3760) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 29, 2017
This beer is meant to fulfill our purpose in it does that. It's not an outstanding beer it's just a thirst-quenching beer that comes in a little bottle and it stays cold for the brief amount of time it takes to drink it. End of story.

1.4
Scipio (1215) - Palatine, Illinois, USA - SEP 9, 2017
Pours a thin yellow with a small white head. There isn't a whole lot going on in the aroma, as I find weaker bread, grain, floral hops. The taste is slightly sweet. It has a kind of odd buttery flavor to it that is paired with a rather heavy graininess. I find corn and hay as well. Some bitterness comes through at the end, and so does a heavy grainy aftertaste. Light in body and more of a smooth texture. This one was unpleasant.

3.4
DraftWarden28 (1) - Millcreek, Utah, USA - FEB 6, 2017 does not count
Very crisp creamy refreshing , I like this cream ale and find it very pleasing and unpretentious

1.5
FROTHINGSLOSH (8142) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 13, 2016
Sampled from a 7 oz green bottle this beer poured a dark golden color with a medium sized foamy white head that left a bit of lacing. The aroma was sweet yet skinny, sourish and off. The flavor was bitter and dry with a bit of skunkiness and perfume. Medium length finish. light body. Awful.

2.6
rader58 (926) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - OCT 7, 2016
7oz bottle. Pours clear light golden in color. Aroma of grain, sweet bread, floral. Flavor is sweet bread, floral. Very light, easy drinking. I would take this over the mainstream swill any day.

1.6
SG111 (2033) - New York, USA - JUL 29, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 29, 2016 Bottle at Green Dot Stables, Detroit. Straight outta the bottle. Aroma is mild cream soda sweetness, some weird funky maltiness, ehh. Flavor is like a skunked cream ale. Wow that ain?t good at all. Quite bad.

2.2
PhatCatt (87) - Michigan, USA - JUN 30, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 31, 2016 Creamy with a with a nice straw pale (as in NOT being dark or roasty) medium body. Crisp with a nice straw pale color.

3.6
ogre71 (359) - Utah, USA - NOV 29, 2015
A good little cream ale smooth drinking taste good would recommend. Would be nice if it came in a bigger bottle.

1.4
ContemplateBeer (2097) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 22, 2014
Aroma: Grape cough syrup, very light hay. Appearance: Still light yellow with a thin white head that went away entirely. Flavor: Grape drank, slight hay underbelly. Palate: Medium body, thick texture, flat carbonation, lingering finish. Overall: Not as bad as I made it sound, but wouldn’t go for it again.

3.6
decaturstevo (6343) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Sweet corn with light malt. Clear golden pour with creamy white head and lace. Sweet corn with a touch of maltiness. Sweet start a dry middle to a semi sweet lingering finish. A touch of floral notes at the end. No oxidation. Light bodied with pretty good carbonation. Light refreshing beer with no off tastes smooth. My bottle was fresh as a daisy no oxidation no off flavors


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