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Third Shift Amber Lager - Coors Brewing Company

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Third Shift Amber LagerThird Shift Amber Lager

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BA SCORE
70
okay

923 Ratings
THE BROS
73
okay

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Ratings: 923
Reviews: 167
rAvg: 3.01
pDev: 18.27%
Wants: 7
Gots: 66 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: gtermi on 12-05-2012)
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TheBrouMaster

Mississippi

3/5  rDev -0.3%

11-04-2013 19:20:20 | More by TheBrouMaster
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USAF77

Illinois

3.99/5  rDev +32.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

This is a very good Lager. Im not going into details, just leave it to say that the positive things drinkers are saying about it I would say only with a higher rating. This Lager delivers.

Even better its often on sale. Its officially my "sale Lager". Its a great lager with food.

Serving type: bottle

11-03-2013 17:58:29 | More by USAF77
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Talbott92

North Carolina

3.11/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

I figured it to be on the same level as blue moon so I wasn't dissapointed.

It's very drinkable, kind of like a watery boston lager except significantly less bitter. It's a little thick on the tongue, but hey a very drinkable and fairly decent beer from coors. I wouldn't trade my Sam Adams for it but I could definitely drink it again.

Serving type: can

11-01-2013 23:54:55 | More by Talbott92
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Shakydog68

New York

3/5  rDev -0.3%

11-01-2013 22:59:12 | More by Shakydog68
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brandonld23

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -0.3%

11-01-2013 01:06:01 | More by brandonld23
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CaptJackHarkness

New York

3.09/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

From a one pint can, undated.

Bready , sweet aroma. Pours an orange amber body with full but short lasting beige head. Head quickly turns to thin oily film, no lacing. Taste follows nose, sweet and Bready. Acidic aftertaste. If I could use a one word description : Meh!

Serving type: can

10-31-2013 23:27:09 | More by CaptJackHarkness
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StJamesGate

New York

2.89/5  rDev -4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

On draft at Shannon Pot, Long Island City.

Pale and lagery.
Cereal nose.
Thin caramel malt and mild spice hops.
Crisp, light, fizzy.

I ordered this as the only non-macro option at a corner bar under the train tracks, but thought it was barely craft beer. Lo and behold, it's Coors in sheep's clothing. A fine argument for transparency in labelling, though the taste will tell you every time.

Watered down Sam Adams Lager, at best.

Serving type: on-tap

10-30-2013 12:34:06 | More by StJamesGate
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FFATS

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -0.3%

10-30-2013 04:15:54 | More by FFATS
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Archimetez

Pennsylvania

3.01/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

A: nice amber color, minimal cream color head
--bottle is nicely done and stands out on a self with brown paper bag like label with blue print

S: heavy malt smell, otherwise unremarkable

T: Caramel and barley malt

M: smooth but nothing special

O: Nothing special... but I would drink it again if nothing else was available

Serving type: bottle

10-29-2013 01:02:08 | More by Archimetez
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geryeb624

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +16.3%

10-27-2013 21:09:32 | More by geryeb624
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DoubleMalt

New York

3.25/5  rDev +8%

10-27-2013 20:18:49 | More by DoubleMalt
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mtc23

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev +8%

10-27-2013 03:13:59 | More by mtc23
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agsourdough1

Florida

4/5  rDev +32.9%

10-26-2013 21:51:18 | More by agsourdough1
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52P48

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev +8%

10-25-2013 22:37:12 | More by 52P48
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Azpittil57

Illinois

3/5  rDev -0.3%

10-25-2013 22:19:41 | More by Azpittil57
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bralston345

Illinois

3/5  rDev -0.3%

10-25-2013 21:27:11 | More by bralston345
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Cavanaghty

Maine

3.19/5  rDev +6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Served on tap in a frosted pint glass.

Appearance: Slightly darker amber color with a thin white head.

Smell: Mild hops, sugars and grains.

Mouthfeel/Taste: Smooth light to medium bodied. Taste was mild hops and grains.

Overall: Decent brew but nothing special. It was good good with my burger I had, easy to drink.

Serving type: on-tap

10-25-2013 18:19:31 | More by Cavanaghty
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tommy5

Michigan

2.75/5  rDev -8.6%

10-24-2013 13:18:33 | More by tommy5
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Bouder32

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -16.9%

10-23-2013 20:34:02 | More by Bouder32
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automorphicme

New York

3/5  rDev -0.3%

10-23-2013 04:56:36 | More by automorphicme
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longisland1983

New York

3.25/5  rDev +8%

10-21-2013 23:34:35 | More by longisland1983
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Smithperson

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -16.9%

10-20-2013 23:56:18 | More by Smithperson
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JJStout83

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +16.3%

10-18-2013 18:46:18 | More by JJStout83
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tballinger

Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -8.6%

10-17-2013 22:30:59 | More by tballinger
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Guitars_and_beer

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -0.3%

10-17-2013 15:02:49 | More by Guitars_and_beer
Third Shift Amber Lager from Coors Brewing Company
70 out of 100 based on 923 ratings.