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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.5/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Slim Chance ale combines the best attributes of a crisp, refreshing ale without the extra calories. Golden kilned malt and a touch of wheat create this smooth, satisfying ale that is not your typical light beer.

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2.2
after4ever (8025) - Mukilteo, Washington, USA - SEP 15, 2009
12-oz. Pours a crystal clear medium gold with a little smear of grayish film on top. Modest stringy lacing, looks flat otherwise. Toasty, corn-nutty, slightly sweaty nose. Watery, flattish body. Toast, corn nuts, and sweat on the mid-palate. Mild corny finish.

2.9
PorterPounder (7961) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - APR 16, 2009
Tallahassee, Fl. - Publix Supermarkets - 12 oz bottle.Pours a slightly murky medium golden with a bit of a glint and a slight white head. Sweet aroma with hints of distant fruit and some buttery notes. Refreshing flavor with some of the same buttery notes, muted citrus, and just a hint of cereal. Crisp mouthfeel. Not a bad summer refresher.

2.7
TaktikMTL (7790) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 30, 2009
Bouteille de 12 oz achetée chez Shaw’s (Ellsworth, ME). Arôme: Légère odeur d’houblons avec une pointe de citron. Apparence: La couleur est blonde-dorée avec une très faible densité de bulle. Saveur: Léger goût de céréales avec une pointe d’houblons. Courte durée de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût légèrement fruité. (Rating #2778)

2.6
BuckeyeBoy (7663) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 23, 2009
Bottle Pours out a straw topped with a white head. Aroma of light malt and grain. Tast pretty ho hum. Damb Steib I was going to say "Slim chance I would ever drink another". I think this beer was made to sell in Utah??? What you think Douglas??

3.1
Radek Kliber (7345) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - SEP 9, 2009
Bottle 355 ml
Appearance: neat shade of gold with mid white top.
Nose: sweet white sugar like ,malty , grainy in character. 5+
Flavor/Palate : bit sticky in character , touch of caramel. Lighter , thinner yet quiet clean and drinkable. Some slight citric what feel on edges. Smooth session light.

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TheAlum (7164) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - AUG 31, 2009
12 oz bottle courtesy of the Binnys Singles Rack (Orland Park, IL). Pours a nearly clear golden hue, light, well carbonated, small white bubbly head that dies to a film eventually, light lacing. Aromas are some citrusy lemon, adjuncty malts are a bit harsh and corny, faint pale, lemon juice, cereal malts. Initial is light bodied enough, with a big watery lemonade feel, faint cereal and corny malts, with a mellow sweetness but a funny watery lemonade tart note. Finish dies out hard, strangely, with little remaining on the palate at all which is surprising given the lemony citrus that you’d think might stick around. Largely water, with light lemon juice and weak malt. Perhaps I’m being hard on this, but this beer is simply a macro made up to convince you it isn’t.. which loses even more points with me.

2.6
5000 (6862) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JUN 6, 2011
Bottle:   So I held onto this one for a while.   Having said that, its fiery golden, moderate to large frothy white head, spotty lacing, with fairly strong carbonation.   Somewhat of a musty hay/straw/grass aroma, with minor wheat, a little stale wheat.   Pretty much stale maltiness up front, the aroma of grass/hay/straw translates but not as defined.   Feels a bit stale.   Likely age I am guessing.   Body and mouthfeel are average.   Finish is clean, not a lot there, guessing thats how this one was intended.   Perhaps appealing to light beer drinkers?   One that I will stear away from given other options, albeit its not disgusting like so many others.


2.1
blutt59 (6564) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 29, 2009
bottle, golden yellow with quick receding foam, aroma is acerbic lemon, flavor is bad bitter, watery finish

2.1
mansquito (6425) - Nueva York, New York, USA - JUL 20, 2009
Tastes very unexciting. Looks like a pale lager, but basically has as little taste as possible to be offended at. Not interesting at all. Waste of space in the mix pack.

2.1
Cletus (6355) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 29, 2009
Pours gold with a white head. Smells of dry malt with a stray floral note. Tastes grassy and watery with some peppery splashes on the finish.


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