Olde English 800 - Miller Brewing Co.

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Olde English 800Olde English 800

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BA SCORE
51
awful

927 Ratings
THE BROS
44
awful

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Ratings: 927
Reviews: 312
rAvg: 2.03
pDev: 40.39%
Wants: 15
Gots: 113 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Malt Liquor |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-11-2002

There are two variants, a 5.9% ABV and a 7.5% ABV version.
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Ratings: 927 | Reviews: 312
Photo of AmitC
2.69/5  rDev +32.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Easy to drink low quality, cheap malt liquor.

Photo of brandonwnw
1.05/5  rDev -48.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

Back in early college the 7.5 AB and gangsta rap marketing made this a go to; now 20 years later I can say this was awful. It served itS purpose, but it is horrible. Only recommended to those looking to throw up or for the once in a lifetime game of Edward Fortyhands. - Cheers

Photo of LeonardFournette
4.34/5  rDev +113.8%
look: 5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Smells terrible when poured in a glass but if you make a brass monkey (Drink it down to the label and pour Sunny D back to the top) it is pretty damn good.

Photo of BigAl18
1.13/5  rDev -44.3%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.25

Smells bad. Tastes bad. Just bad.

Photo of DILLDOZER
3.12/5  rDev +53.7%
look: 5 | smell: 1 | taste: 4 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 4

A game of Edward 40 hands with Old E? Yes please! A malty smooth finish to wash down the pains of everyday life. Enjoy responsibly!

Photo of slipknotfan93
1.38/5  rDev -32%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

a crappy malt liquor do not get

Photo of ruzzal
1.35/5  rDev -33.5%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.25

Tastes like shattered dreams snd anger.

Photo of life_of_agony
2.75/5  rDev +35.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

It gets a bonus point for the novelty factor. I am a white dude from Australia and I felt like I was in NWA while drinking this. #straightouttastraya

Photo of CJNAPS
1.37/5  rDev -32.5%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Too boozy not a lot of flavor but this was my drink of choice in high school lol

Photo of MikeDL
2.15/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

This brew is really nothing to write home about, the taste is alright. When I was younger this is all we used to drink. Its funny looking back on this brew now after exploring way better beers.

Photo of Lettsgo3
3/5  rDev +47.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

God this brings back great memories of my youth

Photo of Drift
1.29/5  rDev -36.5%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This has a small of straight booze. Its nothing special, but it can quickly get you hammered.

Photo of SLAWLOR70244
1.5/5  rDev -26.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Insert 90's gangster rap lyrics here

Photo of Doonzman
2.61/5  rDev +28.6%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 3.25

Not crafty, tasty, or special. But $4 of OE can get me tipsy! :)

Photo of AfricanPete14
4.88/5  rDev +140.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A great beer to drink whenever you feel like having a good time. Probably my favorite beer.

Photo of 31Sam13
2.5/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Olde English is sort of the classic malt liquor. It has numerous movie, rap, music and other cultural references, and it isn't hard to see why. if you drink the stuff, it certainly is memorable. I don't know if there is methyl alcohol in here but the buzz is kind of intense and the people who say that they drink four or five of these a night are probably lying, and either way are people to steer clear of. It's alcohol in a pinch, just like aI said with the better Steel reserve. Treat with caution.

Photo of gabepesce
1.99/5  rDev -2%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

don't let this one get even close to room temp...Edward 40 hands it

Photo of Paddyjoe24
1.26/5  rDev -37.9%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

Started out drinking this prior to being of age, drank a decent amount of it actually. I once dropped a full forty on my garage floor and the smell was lethal. Haven't touched the stuff since.

Photo of Snuggs13
2.5/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

By far...my favorite malt liquor!!!!

Photo of Winston3737
1/5  rDev -50.7%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

No reason to drink this beer - now nor then.

Photo of CTJman
1.75/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

O the good ol days of drinking these on the train. still awful

Photo of 2beerdogs
2.62/5  rDev +29.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

This was never a first choice when we were scoring beer from an adult. The one time we did get this, was due to the wino who pimped for us. It was nasty, but it got the job done.

Photo of Ranger337
1.75/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Nasty bottom of the barrel higher alcohol content beer. Very harsh after taste and very malty taste. Had this in my very early (under aged drinking) days, and haven't had it since. This is truly not worth any amount of $.

Photo of PretzelCity
3/5  rDev +47.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Another classic American Malt Liquor. Corn and malt sweetness, slight bitterness in the finish. Nothing fancy, just an easy drinker.

Photo of Metalbrew
2.06/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Pours piss yellow and quite sweet. One bottle of this stuff is enough to mess you up.

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Olde English 800 from Miller Brewing Co.
51 out of 100 based on 927 ratings.