RATINGS: 321   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
For nearly 110 years, the secret of this Great Northwest beer hasnt been a secret at all: Its the Water. This and a whole lot more. Since 1896, our famous brewing water, superior ingredients and unsurpassed skill as brewers have combined to make Oly an affordable beer with a particularly satisfying taste.

95% malt.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - OCT 28, 2013
Can poured into a shaker. Pours a clear, pale gold with less than a half finger of white head. Aroma of corn and grains with a hint of some oddly dank malt. Taste is very lightly bitter. Grains with a bit of earthy hops. Full bodied with a surprisingly creamy texture. Lively carbonation and a much longer than expected finish. Overall, not too shabby. Nothing to seek out but Ill drink what I have.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
blipp (8532) - La Mesa, California, USA - SEP 9, 2013
Can. Pours gold with a white head. Grainy malts, faint sweetness, straw, and a touch of corny sweetness. Not awful.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
mrhoppy (1288) - Santa Clara, California, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Really bad even on tap at the Brewery in Washington.............................

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bulldogops (2362) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 5, 2013
355ml Can, 4.8%. Clear golden yellow pour with a decent white head. Medium carbonation. Aroma is sweet, appley, malts, and a fairly potent hoppiness. Mouthfeel is bubbly, pleasant. Taste is layered with malty sweetness and a substantial hoppiness, but doesnt finish dry or bitter... the sweetness lingers a little too long for my taste. Still unreal quality for a dollar beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
maddmatt639 (331) - Pacifica, California, USA - JUN 21, 2013
Smells of lemongrass and biscuit. Taste like lemongrass. Like water on the palate. Nothing really to it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sledutah (7210) - Utah, USA - JUN 13, 2013
On tap at Mountain brewers fest 2013, nice
Clear light golden with a small white head. Corn, wheat and some honey
Not as good as I remember when I used to drink this many moons ago!

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
SmashBallard (2) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 29, 2013 does not count
Good beer to drink all day in the sun but nothing you want to get if you're looking for a tasty beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Imaena (2280) - Maputo, MOZAMBIQUE - APR 28, 2013
Can. This is a classic northwest beer. Thats all there is to say. Its malty water.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sickassmick (228) - Concord, California, USA - APR 25, 2013
continuing the cheap beer trip. its been a heck of a trip so far. this time im going for Olympia, where they blame it on the water. I have bad memories about this one growing up. was really hard for me to pick this up and try it again. pour is actually pretty nice yellow color, nice head, lasting film of bubbles and more than expected lacing. Miller has a variety of these cheap beers. The can says pabst, so im wondering why they have PBR in the fridge but not this one. i dont like PBR much. first sip is pretty thin. actually almost pleasant taste to this one. little candy sweetness and well blended with whatever hops are in here. nice balance. i dont really mind this stuff, maybe just a tad too sweet, but overall an easy drinker and a price you cant really beat. Not mad at this one. about 8 more cans to go and ill see u at work!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
mnmike (1084) - Minnesota, USA - APR 18, 2013
Put a few of these down in Seattle when I was there on a trip. This could really use a bit more on the hops.

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