Coors Non-Alcoholic - Coors Brewing Company
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Reviews by drakkath:
2.65/5 rDev +22.7%
12 oz bottle into my 32oz mug
A: very light straw, very thin head that stuck around for a bit with some very light lacing
S: malt. That's it
T: malty and moderately sweet but not overly so... alot sweeter than it's alcoholic older brother
M: very smooth and crisp -- carbonation gives it a nice crisp bite
O: Due to dietary restrictions I have had to stop drinking alcohol (although I do cheat with a good SN Torpedo from time to time). This beer is definitely not my style, but beggars can't be choosers. It's a good beverage and looks enough like a beer that I can enjoy it with my buddies without having to answer questions about why I'm not drinking real beer anymore.
I have tried a variety of near beers since I have "stopped" drinking real beer, and this one is definitely one of the best (2nd place respectively out of the 6 I've tried).
If you're looking for a good beer taste without the alcohol, this is just about as close as it's gonna get that may be available in your local supermarket.
Overall I enjoy it (as much as I can, which isn't really at all) as a beer substitute.
08-17-2012 15:32:13 | More by drakkath
More User Reviews:
1.18/5 rDev -45.4%
I can't believe i'm about to do this. Ok.
2003 vintage poured into a snifter. Jusk kidding.
Pours paler than pale yellow. The head lasted about 15 seconds longer than I thought it would, which was a total of about 15 seconds.
The aroma is pretty foul. It makes me thing of scrambled eggs and corn. Smells sour in a bad way. I'm afraid to taste it.
The taste is sweet like cream corn and it's watery in my mouth. Makes me frown when I taste it.
This is blasphemy to all things brewed. I got a few swigs in and had to pour it. Horrible by any standards.
05-07-2010 03:33:28 | More by brownbeer
2.45/5 rDev +13.4%
For N/A beer this is not bad. The taste is still weak and flat, but quit smooth and sweet. Pretty decent malt flavor. overall I don't consider this reak beer, in fact, you won't find the word beer on the can. You kind of drink it talking to the glass saying "well taste, anytime your ready"...
02-16-2003 12:10:59 | More by Rifrafboy
3/5 rDev +38.9%
Coors NA pours a crsytal-clear, deep-gold body beneath a short head of creamy white foam that holds fairly well and leaves some spotty rings of lace about the glass. It smells like a standard American lager with a bit of sweetish cereal-like malt and some mild hops. In the mouth it's crisp and medium-light bodied. The flavor is slightly malty sweet and cerealish at first, but it quickly shifts as the hops step in and the flavor becomes more floral and spicy. In fact, it's so well done that I'd imagine that if you had more than one of these you might forget it was low alcohol. A low-key bitterness balances it, and it finishes fairly short and dry, although some sticky, cereal-like malt does linger. Regardless, it's one of the better NA's out there!
04-15-2007 22:27:10 | More by NeroFiddled
1.75/5 rDev -19%
Pours with a medium sized head, lacing is quite exceptional for an NA...very pale gold colour...smell is of corn....odd taste, but what throws me is that it is quite watery, even for a reduced alcohol brew...very bland...quite a disappointing beer. Its just not worth the time or effort to buy or even open the bottle.
09-02-2007 18:02:53 | More by Rootdog316
1.18/5 rDev -45.4%
A- Poured into a pint glass. Pours a pale golden yellow color with a fizzy white head.
S- The very faint grainy aroma is very subdued. Very faint grains and maybe a touch of hops, not much else.
T- The taste mirrors the aroma with faint grainy malt and a pretty clean dry finish with a hint of hops. Leaves a wierd sulfury sweet aftertaste. Not good at all, I'm struggling to get through the entire bottle.
M- The mouthfeel is light bodied with a high amount of carbonation.
D- Overall, compared to other low alcohol beers, I would put this one near the bottom. Wouldn't recommend it.
03-05-2010 21:33:22 | More by cjgator3
4.94/5 rDev +128.7%
loved it! Much better than the other Non-alcoholic beers on the market! A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+ A+
06-28-2014 01:06:08 | More by joshuamohr
3/5 rDev +38.9%
From the designated driver department...
Pours out to a decent half-inch head that surprisingly lasts and laces some. Color is a gold-straw color and brilliant clarity. Aroma is whole leaf noble hops and weak grains. Flavor produces some malt character and hop flavors. Dry, crisp finish. Mouthfeel is the best in the category. Overall the best nonalcoholic brew I've tasted. I would drink this stuff all day long. Seriously.
04-16-2014 03:09:37 | More by EagleTalon
2.1/5 rDev -2.8%
Hmmm. non- alcoholic 'beer'. I'm not sure that it's technically beer, but what the hey. I tried one that a friend was drinking (she's in a 'delicate state' and can't have the real stuff).
Bright yellow adjunct lager color, with thin white head that vanishes quickly, but keeps carbonation awhile. Smell? Fairly neutral. Some faint corn, but no real hop aroma. The taste is actually not bad... I mean, not offensive, or anything. A little sweet, some faint bitterness. The feel in the mouth is like beer- flavored diet soda. Drinks fairly easily, but I'll never want more than this taste.
Overall, not that bad. I wouldn't buy this stuff myself, but if you need an n/a 'beer', this is OK. Personally, I'd say just skip it all together and have a nice juice or sparkling water with lime.
01-28-2005 02:11:59 | More by amicar
2.08/5 rDev -3.7%
This ended up in my refrigerator somehow and finally found a way to get rid of it without pouring it down the sink...challenged some teens to (NA) beer pong.
Appearance - pale, with thin ring of a white bubbly head in glass
Smell - like a dirty old bar rag
Taste - taste was not unusual for Coors or for a NA beer, but it just doesn't come close to matching my palate
Mouthfeel - had to choke this one down quick or risk uncontrollably spitting it out
Drinkability - it wasn't that bad, but not close to being a regular purchase...honestly, even the teens chose to play with sour pickle juice instead of this NA beer
03-12-2008 14:29:55 | More by SaltyLime
2.73/5 rDev +26.4%
Appearance: Clear medium golden color with a small and fast-dissipating white head.
Aroma: Aroma of un-fermented wort (strange to say, strikingly like Cracker Jacks) and some faint hops.
Taste: The taste is a bit better than expected; carbonation is rather full upon the tongue, followed by biscuit-like malt flavors with a touch of honey and a little hops rounds out the quite dry finish.
Mouth feel: A bit thin, with some zesty carbonation.
Drinkability/notes: With better use of hops, this could be a superior NA; its taste is the most like true beer among all those that I have tried.
Presentation: Packaged in a standard twelve-ounce brown glass long neck-style bottle, served in a New Belgium Brewing chalice.
03-24-2003 18:47:29 | More by Pegasus
1.93/5 rDev -10.6%
Poured from a 12oz bottle into a US tumbler pint glass.
A: The beer is a very light yellow color, with a thin white head that fades very quickly and leaves a thin lace on the glass.
S: The aroma contains light malts, adjuncts and not much else.
T: The taste starts out bready with flavors of adjuncts and a very thin malt character. Then there is some mild sweetness that comes in. The hops presence is decent for the style and brings a little balance. The after-taste is slightly bready.
M: Crisp and a little smooth, light body, medium carbonation, finish is slightly sticky.
O: A little less flavorful than the original but not by much, goes down easily, not too filling, mild kick, decent representation of style, considering how close in taste (or lack thereof) this beer is to the original version, it’s not too bad, but overall it’s not very good either.
06-02-2012 21:00:20 | More by TheManiacalOne
3/5 rDev +38.9%
Pours straw yellolw with a white head that pops and fizzles down to a patch.
The smell is of grain and corn husk. Nothing notable, but nothing "off". The taste is the same - some grainy malt, some corn husk, a touch of non-descript balancing hops. Very filtered - typical. Pretty watery and fizzy, but not overly so for a macro NA. No bad aftertaste, in fact no aftertaste at all.
Overall, this is your average macro NA.
01-20-2008 15:55:30 | More by jwc215
2/5 rDev -7.4%
Plain looking yellow lager..small white head. Doughy slight aromas..kinda neutral really. Taste is also sort of neutral..some doughiness, slight hint of what could be a hop!! Highly carbonated, dry finish on the palate. Overall not great even or a non-alcoholic brew. ODouls is much better.
12-15-2009 02:24:39 | More by Reidrover
2.8/5 rDev +29.6%
Sweet on the tongue with a thin but pleasant flavor. Carbonation added is a bit more than other beers I've tried in the past. Medium body with a very clean finish that washes down to no aftertaste.
- Backdated tasting: I first reviewed this beer on 28JUN03, this post is based on notes from that review. -
10-16-2003 02:56:34 | More by theozag
1.6/5 rDev -25.9%
I CANnot believe what the CANQuest has resulted in this time! CAN you?
From the CAN: "In 1973, Adolph Coors founded his brewery in Golden, Colorado, and established the quality standards for brewing Coors products. Coors Non-Alcoholic brew is proof that the founder's standards are still alive today. We only use the finest ingredients to make this non-alcoholic brew."
Upon being cracked open, the beer poured without incident, creating a finger of rocky, bone-white head with low retention. Color was a pale lemon-yellow with NE-quality clarity. A previous reviewer mentioned a sweet smell like creamed corn and I will see your creamed corn and raise you silage! It smelled like fermented corn cobs stored in a silo for later feed for farm animals. How in the flying monkey do you create something like this?!? Ooof. Mouthfeel was thin and watery with a barely detectable sweetness on the tongue. It was like drinking fizzy sugar water. The finish left me with nothing. I glanced at the glass to ensure that I actually had taken a drink. This was just a whole buncha nuthin! No way is this going into any cooler that I own. Next!
05-29-2010 20:10:33 | More by woodychandler
Coors Non-Alcoholic from Coors Brewing Company
57 out of 100 based on 68 ratings.