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Coors - Coors Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
61
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2,483 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 2,483
Reviews: 670
rAvg: 2.56
pDev: 28.91%
Wants: 15
Gots: 330 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-17-2001

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Ratings: 2,483 | Reviews: 670
Photo of Oreland_PA
4.8/5  rDev +87.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

One of the top brews in my favorite category - the American Adjunct Lager. Tastes great cold out of a bottle on a hot summer day at the ballpark or cutting the lawn. You can't go wrong with the Banquet!

Photo of GageFreeman
1.12/5  rDev -56.3%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Looks good but that's about it.

Photo of MattFreeburg
4/5  rDev +56.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

One of my go to beers

Photo of ulululo
1.81/5  rDev -29.3%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

The only slop I'll swill

Photo of Beeeeeerman
2/5  rDev -21.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

I remember when you couldn't buy this in most states in the country. What a disappointment when I had my first one.

Photo of tykechandler
2/5  rDev -21.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

whatever. sweet fizzy water. not into it.

Photo of i_theterrible
5/5  rDev +95.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had to rate this one all 5's. Just trying to balance all the ignorant reviews. Half of the guys on those site don't really have a good palate, don't drink much, don't live in beer towns like I do. Durango, Colorado. I drink more craft beer brewed in my town than 90% of these "bros" and reviewers. Half you morons are saying Miller high lige and PBR are better. That's laughable. This beer is decent for the price. Decent flavors. Def. Can tell its made with decent quality barley malts, grains, and hops. Better than PBR, Busch, any miller, bud, and all the other american adjuncts. Keep drinking your Milwaukee's best "bros" . I'm sure that's a craft beer in your minds.

Photo of Michelleluw
2.81/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I'm used to Coor's Light until I was introduced to classic Coors. Not a bad beer, I don't recommend it compared to any other beer, but definitely take this over Coors Light!

Photo of Urk1127
3.2/5  rDev +25%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Solid beer but leaves a filmy/grainy feel to me.

Photo of MikeDL
3.08/5  rDev +20.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

pretty good brew. Recommend it

Photo of Boughner33
3.12/5  rDev +21.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

A smooth beer with a nice clear appearance. This is an easy inoffensive brew that will do when required

Photo of Yeldarb92
1.79/5  rDev -30.1%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

A decent beer if you are just hanging with some buds.

Photo of BoJengs
3.19/5  rDev +24.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Good with a few sunflower seeds at a hot baseball game.

Photo of ordybill
3.5/5  rDev +36.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 OZ "stubby" into a pint glass.
Aroma- Has that AAL smell of grain and corn. This to me is not awful but just common.
Appearance- Pours a golden yellow, a pun from the beer from "Golden, CO."
Taste- Not bad, i haven't had this beer in decades and it was very refreshing.
Palate- A light bodied beer with moderate to heavy carbonation. It finishes clean and smooth.
Overall- This is a macro, but a really good macro to me. I prefer this beer in bottles and i hear quite often the cans have a metallic aftertaste. Try a bottle and see what you think.

Photo of UTPharm2012
4/5  rDev +56.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Love the taste and easy to drink if you want to get drunk

Photo of joeseppy
4.23/5  rDev +65.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

After a few years of pine, tropical fruits, weedy, roasted cocoa, bourbon, vanilla, smoke---I think you catch my drift--- today I just wanted a freakin...beer.
Now why choose Coors Banquet, I dunno, but I've been there a number of years ago so what the heck.
What I love about this beer is that no adjunct here. What I'm getting is barley, yeast and malt, simplicity. Not a beer you want warming up though.
This works for me.

Photo of sporklift87
2.22/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Poured two fingers frothy head, fair retention and some spotty lacing. Head maintains a film all the way down. Very light golden color, very clear. Light banana aroma, not picking up much else. Not very flavorful. Tastes like a decent balance of sugar and bitterness. Also tasting banana, but not much else. Very straightforward, much expected from a large brewery. Feels watery, and lacks any grit or tack. Almost oily quality. Overall, easy to drink, but lacking in complexity. I like to keep some in fridge for when I want to catch a buzz, but can no longer appreciate a more decent beer. Boo for use of GMO corn, but can't expect much else from cheap beer. At least it doesn't give me a headache like other macrobrews.

Photo of Dawgpound215
4.87/5  rDev +90.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is one of my favorites. It's light, refreshing and tastes like a good beer. It's not overpriced. I just Coors would push it more around here, Philadelphia. It isn't commonly found in bars and restaurants. Coors Light is literally everywhere.

Photo of Bis4beer70
1.75/5  rDev -31.6%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Because of the higher alcohol content from any other beer we had in indiana in the 80's,I used to like going over to illinois to get some coors on weekends...kids! how ri·dic·u·lous!....and indiana is still on the blue law today! cuh-razy!
I lived in colorado for years and hardly ever drank it then! ha!
My mom drinks this swill today,but i don't even know why...
coors is just awful, imho.

Photo of tillmac62
3/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

One of the better macros. Very smooth and quaffable.

Photo of CIBoy10
3.8/5  rDev +48.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Very good beer out of this category. Great taste and rounded out body. Tastes like what you dreamed coors light should taste like.

Photo of KillerJigger
3/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Good summer beer in a poor; drink a lot kinda way.

Photo of priwen
3.84/5  rDev +50%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Straw with a hint of gold. A little darker than most BMC AAL's. Pours with a frothy head that goes away rather quickly. There is a slight sour smell that accompanies the corn and barley. A trace of hops is also present. The taste is kinda sour with a nutty finish and slight sweetness. Medium body and semi-dry. Overall, A solid beer. I like the bit of sour I get from it. This is a go-to beer for me that I have enjoyed for almost twenty years.

16 oz can
Best by: APR/06/15
Served in a Pilsner glass

Photo of ThisWangsChung
2.62/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

2.62/5: Not wretched, and decent for BMC standards

Photo of BB1980
3.31/5  rDev +29.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Better than High Life. Not as good as Bud. Commercial and consistent

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Coors from Coors Brewing Company
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