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Red Stripe Jamaican Lager - Desnoes & Geddes Limited

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Red Stripe Jamaican LagerRed Stripe Jamaican Lager

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BA SCORE
69
poor

2,404 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 2,404
Reviews: 888
rAvg: 2.98
pDev: 20.81%
Wants: 20
Gots: 121 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Jamaica

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-30-2000)
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TheLiterati

California

2.08/5  rDev -30.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Poured a light coppery-gold color. Smelled sweet – reminiscent of corn syrup, some maltiness too.

Mouthfeel was quite light, not entirely unpleasant, but just escaped being watery.

Taste was sweet – no surprise there – lots of malt, some corn, not much else.

I remember having one of these early on in my beer exploration days, and I thought it wasn’t bad. Now that my taste buds have had several years to mature, I’d have to say while it’s better than many macro lagers, all in all, it’s not a favorite of mine.

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2006 05:08:09 | More by TheLiterati
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Red Stripe Jamaican Lager from Desnoes & Geddes Limited
69 out of 100 based on 2,404 ratings.