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Red Stripe Jamaican Lager - Desnoes & Geddes Limited

Red Stripe Jamaican LagerRed Stripe Jamaican Lager

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70
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2,170 Ratings
THE BROS
78
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Ratings: 2170
Reviews: 869
rAvg: 3
pDev: 20.33%


Brewed by:
Desnoes & Geddes Limited visit their website
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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stevecee2003

Florida

3.08/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Strongly associated with life in the caribbean, this beer evokes the feel of Jamaica. Or does it?

APP- Soft golden hues, very clear in colour. Almost like a watered down lager.

SMELL- Very faint hops, and faint grains as well. Not much going on in the smell. It's all about the stubby bottle and the presentation BEFORE you pour it.

TASTE- Distinctive lemon-lime, with a slight hop taste. "Slight" might be the word for this beer, as it is 'slight"in many areas. Slight hops, slight fruitiness, slight graininess, and slight taste.

MOUTH- Watery and lacks body.

DRINK- Oddly this all makes it very drinkable, IF (big if) you are just hanging out with mates, having fun.

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2007 04:23:49 | More by stevecee2003
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Notacraftdrinker

Florida

1.5/5  rDev -50%

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SebD

Ontario (Canada)

2.61/5  rDev -13%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A bottle I brought back from a recent trip to Jamaica.

Appearance: It has a nice pale straw-yellow color to it. It has a white head that dies down fast and leaves little lacing.

Smell: The aromas definitely give out hints of grainy malts, corn and a light grassiness.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has some grainy malts, corn, light grass and some skunkiness.

Mouthfeel: It has a med/high carbonation with a light and watery overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied with bland flavors and aromas.

Serving type: bottle

04-14-2014 20:29:16 | More by SebD
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3/5  rDev 0%

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3/5  rDev 0%

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2.25/5  rDev -25%

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3.11/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Red Stripe...Jamaican for beer! This beer pours light, with mild carbonation, and produces a medium, frothy head. It has a malty taste, with metal aftertaste, and you can feel the carbonation as you drink it (which is on in my opinion). It is decent tasting, filling, but does not cause much bloating.

Serving type: bottle

04-10-2014 03:23:23 | More by ChristopherWIU-UTPA
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3/5  rDev 0%

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3/5  rDev 0%

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Maine

2/5  rDev -33.3%

04-07-2014 19:07:53 | More by jebrew
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California

2.25/5  rDev -25%

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Texas

3/5  rDev 0%

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Red Stripe Jamaican Lager from Desnoes & Geddes Limited
70 out of 100 based on 2,170 ratings.