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Narragansett Lager - Narragansett Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
77
okay

851 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 851
Reviews: 321
rAvg: 3.36
pDev: 16.96%
Wants: 48
Gots: 79 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Narragansett Brewing Co. visit their website
Rhode Island, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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.

12 IBU

(Beer added by: Todd on 09-29-2003)
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2.5/5  rDev -25.6%

ncstateplaya, Aug 15, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +26.5%

From a can at home. Nice looking beer. Thick creamy head that recedes to a sparse lacing in the a tall pilsner style glass. Active streams of bubbles accompany a staunch aroma. Very refreshing taste with a solid mouth-feel & a mild aftertaste. All in all a great beer at a great price.

seedyone, Aug 15, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev +13.1%

I used to drink this beer in Jr. High. I hadn't had it since then (early 70s), so when I had it recently, I was a little nervous. I was not just relieved, but overjoyed that it tasted exactly as I thought I had remembered it (even though it was the first time I think I had had it actually cold). A flood of memories came to me of hanging out with my friends, skipping school, on a beautiful spring day, drinking beers by the lake.

seymourcox, Aug 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +19%

janthony20, Aug 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

ZDSmith87, Aug 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +19%

WoostaBia, Aug 13, 2014
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3/5  rDev -10.7%

frasheman, Aug 12, 2014
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3.35/5  rDev -0.3%

16 oz. can

A: Looks more like a pale-ish ale with a strong base of yellowish brown
S: Smells pretty hoppy for a lager, but definitely notes of a creamy sweetness
T: Just tastes like a better version of Pabst Blue Ribbon. Tastes like a lot of standard American Pilsners even though it's a lager. Biscuit and toast tasting with very little complexity
M: Nicely carbonated and refreshing. Thin, but in a good way
O: Nothing special at all. I really do not like PBR so saying it is a better version is not high praise at all (despite what Nicolas Cage says). Pretty neutral beer that would be pretty good for a long drinking session. Has drinkability, but tastes pretty typical

CarlosRuizsChauffeur, Aug 11, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

ButterMule, Aug 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

AjGuadarrama, Aug 10, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +33.9%

PaleAleWalt, Aug 08, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -18.2%

elamb106, Aug 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -10.7%

RickyTreu, Aug 08, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -55.4%

Doomclaw, Aug 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +11.6%

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2/5  rDev -40.5%

insearchofhops, Aug 07, 2014
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3/5  rDev -10.7%

BeerBeast, Aug 05, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

ChrisinRI, Aug 04, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +33.9%

Dhalang, Aug 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +11.6%

beerguy23, Aug 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -10.7%

Beans11, Aug 01, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -47.9%

TheSevenDuffs, Jul 31, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -25.6%

Dag95, Jul 31, 2014
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3/5  rDev -10.7%

CreekyJarls, Jul 29, 2014
Narragansett Lager from Narragansett Brewing Co.
77 out of 100 based on 851 ratings.