RATINGS: 393   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.45/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Roll out the Barrel: 5.0% Alcohol by Volume and 12 IBUs. A classic American lager and the workhorse of the Gansett stable. Available all year long in bottle, can and on tap! Quality Supreme: We brew our lager with six row malt, seedless hops, corn from Iowa, our lager strain (the same one the brewery has depended on since just after Prohibition), and the purest water from Lakes Ontario and Hemlock. Taste & Enjoy: This beer is brewed just right for drinkingcrisp and refreshing. Its got more flavor than other premium lagers, yet its one of the most drinkable beers in the world. Narragansett has the highest rating of all domestic premium lagers on BeerAdvocate.com, and received the bronze medal for American Lagers at the 2008 World Beer Cup The History: The Lager is old reliable. It was the first beer brewed by The Original Six back in 1890, the bestselling beer in New England from the 1930s to the 1970s, and the official beer of the Boston Red Sox from 1944-1975.

Contract brewed by High Falls Brewing Co. for since 2007, the production moving to City Brewing in La Crosse, Wisconsin in 2009 and then to the City Brewing plant in Latrobe, PA in 2010. It is anticipated that production may be returned to Rhode Island in the future.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
luttonm (5438) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 2, 2016
Big can in Queens, NYC. Sweet corny aroma, metallic body, a bit richer premium lager taste. Not terribly offensive but not good in any other way. richer honey-malt body. Meh.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
geologyguy (1461) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - MAR 25, 2016
Normal cheaper lager smell and taste...smooth and quite light...a bit of bitterness without any sweetness...mild, no depth, straightforward.. Boring

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
phillybass (115) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2016
Actually pretty decent for an American mass produced lager. Does not have skunk aftertaste like many of its peers. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
VastActiv (6293) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 12, 2016
Tap at Hotel Bar Pod 39. Colour is very clear light orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Grain, sweetness and malts. Royh!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
REDDOGICE (243) - nantucket, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 2, 2016
Had at Warren's Lobster House in Kittery Maine. No head to speak of and there was something off about this beer. It almost tastes similar to PBR. Went surprisingly well with fried seafood. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
CH-303 (2088) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - DEC 29, 2015
Appearance: Pale golden, clear. Fizzy. Some white head, not much.
Aroma: Hops and some light malt. Grains.
Taste: Malt, hops, grains. Standard.
Bought: Kindly provided by Nipun J - thanks!, 355 ml
Info: 27/12-2015

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
envane (570) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 19, 2015
Light clear gold with small white head. Aroma of straw and a little funk. Taste is light corny malt.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ordybill (1566) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - NOV 29, 2015
Poured from a 16 OZ can into a pint glass. Appearance is a clear pale golden color with a medium sized white head. Aroma is your basic AAL with some extra grain tossed in. The flavor caught me off guard, it was really good not just for an AAL but compared to any style. Really refreshing with a crisp flavor of grain and no aftertaste. This is an excellent beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gunnar (8549) - Sandnes, NORWAY - NOV 27, 2015
Can from a trade with Palme. Pours clear golden with a huge frothy white head. Aroma is grainy, sweet wort. Taste is sweet, high carbonated, very weak soft and dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ffbot (383) - Oakland, California, USA - OCT 29, 2015
Solid, solid pale lager right here. Pours a gold color, no real head. Aroma of yeast, corn. Taste is corn, grass, hay, malt. Compared against the big beers that are similar style, this is way better. Tastes like a good default cheap beer for when the budget is low.

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