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Coors Extra Gold - Coors Brewing Company

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Coors Extra GoldCoors Extra Gold

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250 Ratings

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Ratings: 250
Reviews: 82
rAvg: 2.46
pDev: 30.89%
Wants: 5
Gots: 5 | 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:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 09-06-2001)
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2/5  rDev -18.7%

xnicknj, Dec 11, 2011
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2/5  rDev -18.7%

blange3, Aug 06, 2013
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2/5  rDev -18.7%

NYR_Rob, Jun 23, 2013
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2/5  rDev -18.7%

mtc23, Nov 09, 2013
Photo of Billolick
2.03/5  rDev -17.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Pissy yellow beer in a can...light yellow clear, white head, corn or perhaps rice in the nose. Adjuncts in the early flavor profile, sweet in the middle, blah in the finish, no hop notes to be found. Wasnt expecting much here and thats what I got...Lower tier lawn mower beer...or would work in a marinade or pot of brats, besides those purposes stay away...

Billolick, Mar 19, 2007
Photo of Gusler
2.05/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

The beer after departing the 12-ounce brown bottle resides in the glass a clear golden amber color with a portly bright white head that frothy in texture and the resultant lace a thin sheet to conceal the glass. Nose is all malt, crisp and clean, start somewhat sweet, lightly malted and the top thin. finish is prickly in its acidity, the hops apropos to the style, dry lingering aftertaste, well it will keep you from dying of thirst!

Gusler, Dec 14, 2004
Photo of Knapp85
2.05/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Had this at a college party, a friend of mine had it in her fridge and I had never tried it before. One thing led to another and i gave it a try. I wasn't overly thrilled about trying it. I found it better than Coors Lite and several American Lagers out there. It's color is Golden like the name suggests. The taste is on the sweeter side, Couldn't get much of an aroma because of the smoke in the room.

Knapp85, Mar 22, 2011
Photo of marc77
2.15/5  rDev -12.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Clear light golden hue topped by a quickly settling head. Light graininess and cooked corn in aroma, but is otherwise clean and unappealing. The overall bland flavor is dominated by corn sweetness... hop bitterness is virtually nonexistant, while both hop and malt flavors are absent. Very watery mouthfeel. Finishes abruptly, not unlike seltzer water... I feel like I haven't even had a beer. Other than a pronounced corn flavor, there's absolutely nothing noteable about this brew, but I guess that's the point.

marc77, Jul 07, 2002
Photo of Mebuzzard
2.17/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 3

Drank from can.

Not much aroma. Smelled like a corn, barley, hops dirty sock. But not too strong.
Taste was shallow, light, and short lasting. Corn, straw, some malt. Wide mouth gave it points for drinkability. I can pound these b/c of its lightness. Good for frat parties, fishing, or a dare

Mebuzzard, Jan 26, 2006
Photo of frank4sail
2.2/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Very pale with a slight gold tint. Actually not bad head retention. Not much nose... Lots of added sugar and slight malt flavor, but of course no detectable hops what-so-ever.

frank4sail, May 13, 2002
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

ManMoosePig, Apr 11, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

erialbill, Jul 04, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

gonzo000, Jul 25, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

sparx1100, May 28, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

VTBrewHound, Mar 18, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Metalmaniac915, Apr 05, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Kelp, Apr 27, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

HarryPotHead, Nov 04, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Toth67, May 12, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

dmorgan310, Jul 06, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

jzlyo, Jul 01, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Totentanzer, Dec 31, 2013
Photo of BeerResearcher
2.3/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Not a bad "looking" beer", then it goes down hill from there. It really is gold in color with a foamy white head and not much lace. Smells of damp corncob, sweet malt and mild hops. The modest malt body has tastes of hay and some pleasant herbal grainy qualities. The hops are barely discernable, but what there is, is hardly describable. I guess a light metallic taste is not too far off. It is better than I expected.
ps - This was a joke father's day gift from my college senior son.

BeerResearcher, Jun 15, 2003
Photo of BadBadger
2.33/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Coors Extra Gold is nothing to get excited about. This lager pours a cyrstal clear light gold color. Perhaps the "extra gold" refers to the color, as there is sadly nothing golden about this brew. The smell is a generic macro through out, with nothing but adjunct coming through-corn? No hint of malt or hops. The tatse is bland, no flavor at all. The mouthfeel is wet. Why buy this american macro lager, when there are better ones out there such as Miller High Life?

BadBadger, May 12, 2006
Photo of tugdriver7
2.33/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

I had high hopes when I first tried this beer, since I had assumed that its "gold" designation would offer a bit more flavor (a la Foster's). Was I wrong. All I tasted was corn and alcohol. Bland yellow in the glass, adjunct "beer" smell, with light carbonation and a quickly disappearing head. Looked like any other yellow macro. Tasted a bit of malt up front, but the lingering corn (the best way I can describe it) and astringent alcohol flavor just didn't set well with me. Good thing I found a single can. My only other choice would have been a 30 pack. Not worth the cost--at any price.

tugdriver7, Aug 01, 2008
Coors Extra Gold from Coors Brewing Company
60 out of 100 based on 250 ratings.