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Batch 19 - Coors Brewing Company

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Batch 19Batch 19

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BA SCORE
76
okay

1,079 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1,079
Reviews: 213
rAvg: 3.34
pDev: 18.86%
Wants: 23
Gots: 99 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 05-04-2010)
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Svyturys30

Illinois

3.8/5  rDev +13.8%

08-28-2014 11:48:50 | More by Svyturys30
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The-Adjunct-Hippie

South Dakota

3.03/5  rDev -9.3%

Serving style : 12 oz glass bottle, poured into glass for appearance

Appearance (3) : Medium body, fairly transparent. Can't quite read words through it but can make out most clear images. Copper-Honey colored. Minimal lacing that hangs around.

Smell (2.5) : Some sour malts, wet cement, kale, flowers. Powerful copper. Smells a bit like an amber lager. A pungent and sweet nose with quite a bit of sour. Interesting, nonetheless.

Taste (3) : A pinch too bitter for me (eye twitching, even...), but has some good robust flavor. It's quasi-Fat Tire but I'd definitely say it's better as the hops aren't as harsh and Batch 19 has a better flavor overall.

I'm getting aged wheat, lots and lots of malt, bitter tomato and rye notes, some sour mash, and a bit of leafy greens. Coppery dry finish. A bit like a much improved Busch Copper Lager (which is pretty abysmal). Impressive flavor - and really, that's all you can say about it...and it gets old fast.

Mouthfeel (3.5) : a great balance, both in hops/malt and in carbonation. Medium bodied. The carbonation is dull in a good way to accentuate the flavors and is not over the top.

Overall (3.03) : Not a bad lager. Again it's much like an amber and if you like Fat Tire, you'll love this beer as in my opinion, it is slightly better. Coors did a good job with this one, and I'm not quite sure what "pre-Prohibition" is completely about, but it's a decent beer nonetheless. Flavor is there, and in spades. Its just not my favorite style of flavor. This is a perfect example of me not liking a beer but respecting it for what it is about and the flavors it presents. This ain't your typical AAL. This is more along the lines of a copper lager or a harsh amber red.

08-27-2014 19:54:01 | More by The-Adjunct-Hippie
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misternebbie

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -10.2%

08-27-2014 17:47:51 | More by misternebbie
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Lovethemhopps

Illinois

3.04/5  rDev -9%

08-26-2014 04:14:56 | More by Lovethemhopps
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a_beckman25

Michigan

3/5  rDev -10.2%

08-25-2014 04:19:04 | More by a_beckman25
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Mengbot

Colorado

3.04/5  rDev -9%

08-25-2014 03:20:46 | More by Mengbot
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ANiklaus

Minnesota

2.75/5  rDev -17.7%

08-24-2014 18:43:44 | More by ANiklaus
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x1sspic


2.68/5  rDev -19.8%

08-23-2014 17:00:36 | More by x1sspic
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malfunxion

New York

2.5/5  rDev -25.1%

08-23-2014 06:45:51 | More by malfunxion
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RKing44

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -10.2%

08-22-2014 17:54:29 | More by RKing44
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Jdeepdish

California

3.5/5  rDev +4.8%

I bought it because of the name and it seems to be a success. Not the greatest beer, but it's tasty enough!

08-22-2014 04:01:34 | More by Jdeepdish
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beaulabauve

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev +12.3%

08-21-2014 22:09:17 | More by beaulabauve
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brianbf1986

Maryland

4.28/5  rDev +28.1%

08-18-2014 00:49:50 | More by brianbf1986
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PaleAleWalt

New York

3/5  rDev -10.2%

08-17-2014 03:11:32 | More by PaleAleWalt
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smurphy493

New York

3/5  rDev -10.2%

08-16-2014 13:36:42 | More by smurphy493
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Sammythebull19


3.8/5  rDev +13.8%

08-14-2014 19:28:31 | More by Sammythebull19
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Sludgeman

District of Columbia

2.72/5  rDev -18.6%

08-14-2014 15:32:21 | More by Sludgeman
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Richard32


2.48/5  rDev -25.7%

08-14-2014 03:00:04 | More by Richard32
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JasonL02


2.88/5  rDev -13.8%

08-12-2014 19:10:44 | More by JasonL02
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WillieBeamen


3.92/5  rDev +17.4%

08-12-2014 05:13:43 | More by WillieBeamen
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cardinals22

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -25.1%

08-11-2014 17:05:25 | More by cardinals22
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Waffleb051

Oregon

4/5  rDev +19.8%

08-11-2014 05:17:00 | More by Waffleb051
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Bp123

California

2.75/5  rDev -17.7%

08-10-2014 23:16:18 | More by Bp123
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vickival

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

08-10-2014 22:02:45 | More by vickival
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MakeMineADoubleJack

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +4.8%

08-09-2014 04:34:16 | More by MakeMineADoubleJack
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Batch 19 from Coors Brewing Company
76 out of 100 based on 1,079 ratings.