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Red Horse Beer - San Miguel Brewery Inc.

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85 Ratings
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Ratings: 85
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 2.75
pDev: 28.36%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
San Miguel Brewery Inc. visit their website

Style | ABV
American Malt Liquor |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Daredevil on 01-03-2012)
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2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

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1.75/5  rDev -36.4%

12-17-2012 10:51:02 | More by GRUUMSH
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3/5  rDev +9.1%

12-10-2012 13:52:33 | More by RSpencer
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2.38/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Whoo, Malt Liquor from the Philippines. Let the good times roll...

Crystal clear straw color, thin layer of white foam on the surface. Minimal spotty lacing.

Mealy corn silage, wet grains and wet dishrag notes in the aroma. When cold it's fairly muted, its suggested to keep as ice cold as possible.

Sharp astringent alcohol, apple, dull flavors, light watery carbonation, though it has a fuller feel to the body for an AML. Dull grains, dry finish with some perceptible alcohol in the taste. Plain and rough around the edges... not the most terrible malt liquor out there, but still not worth revisiting.

Serving type: bottle

12-03-2012 02:57:49 | More by emerge077
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4.25/5  rDev +54.5%

11-27-2012 04:39:28 | More by mwar
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2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

11-11-2012 22:09:31 | More by leprechaunandfatman
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2.85/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Picked up by my buddy Ken in the Phillipines. Poured out of a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass.

A – Poured out a pale golden yellow with almost no head to speak of at all. Very bubbly.

S – Corn, grain, sweet and not much else.

T – Very sweet taste immediately grabbed me. Malty with a touch of citrus.

M – Very easy drinker. Medium carbonation that leaves a bit of that sweetness on your palate as it goes down.

O – Another on of these hot summer days brews in a foreign country type. Its perfectly fine for a beach, boat or humid day. It will go down quick and easy and its at least got some taste.

Serving type: bottle

11-04-2012 23:08:25 | More by GallowsThief
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1/5  rDev -63.6%

10-28-2012 20:45:05 | More by cbless97
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2/5  rDev -27.3%

10-08-2012 13:17:06 | More by intoxabroad
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2.75/5  rDev 0%

09-01-2012 13:31:04 | More by BS-
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3/5  rDev +9.1%

08-25-2012 20:46:04 | More by Antonius08
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2/5  rDev -27.3%

08-04-2012 15:16:09 | More by J-guy
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2/5  rDev -27.3%

08-02-2012 13:14:47 | More by Bpvarona
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2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

07-14-2012 20:30:59 | More by troyvar
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Alberta (Canada)

2.53/5  rDev -8%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

330ml bottle, 7% ABV. A brew which seems to come and go from Alberta store shelves, and is readily confused with the malt liquor cans. Glad I could snatch a single in Stampede City.

This beer pours a clear medium golden yellow colour, with one finger of loosely foamy, and quite audibly fizzy dirty white head, which leaves the meekest burps of EKG lace around the glass as it very readily settles.

It smells of sweet corn grist and overcooked white rice, a mild sweet alcohol ester 'character', and a weird musty, dusty dryness. The taste is a mite bit drier - thin apple cider, a fickle weak graininess, an indeterminate plastic sourness, and some further musty, dusty, er, hops, I guess.

The carbonation is mopey and average, kind of resigned to its fate (I can sympathize), the body a thin, sugar-buoyed medium weight (just barely, sports fans), and smooth, with a gagging sidebar. It finishes sweet, grainy, slightly boozy, and reserved in its nicely understated skankiness.

A malt liquor, sure - it's got all the trademarks, yet that overused concept of 'drinkability' strangely applies here, dunno why. Oh, right, I've suitably lowered my expectations, a la re-runs of SNL.

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2012 06:53:58 | More by biboergosum
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Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +45.5%

06-25-2012 20:43:01 | More by yossarian
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2/5  rDev -27.3%

06-23-2012 18:53:31 | More by Marius
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New Mexico

2.13/5  rDev -22.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Poured from about an inch above the glass give this beer a medium or slightly more white head that quickly dies to about half an inch that slowly settles into a very light bubbly lacing above a clear golden colored light bodied beer.

Aroma of sour grains, lighter lemon citrus, and even lighter hints of yeast.

Watery light sour grain malt taste with even lighter lemon citrus coming through.

A dry aftertaste with some lemony citrus hanging around.

This beer is kind like a sub-par American light beer like Bud Light, boo these guys for pretty a less than beer beer in a cool looking bottle and using up a decent name that an Irish Red would have been proud to carry.

Serving type: bottle

06-08-2012 21:29:22 | More by LXIXME
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3.5/5  rDev +27.3%

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5/5  rDev +81.8%

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2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

05-03-2012 00:07:40 | More by fisherbray
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2.78/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Appearance - Pours a clear golden color with a centimeter thick head that dissipates instantly. Has creamy lacing.

Smell - Grainy, bready, and malty..

Taste - Strong pale malts, bready malts, and quite bitter.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied with high carbonation.

Overall - Definitely not one of the better malt liquors.. but I don't really like them in general anyway.

Serving type: bottle

04-27-2012 04:45:20 | More by jsisko01
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1.1/5  rDev -60%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Malt liquor? Been a while since I've had one of those.

Nice golden color? Check. Thin head? Check. Ample carbonation? You bet.

Weird aromas. Vaguely beer-like but I can't be too sure. Sweet. Grainy.

Yep, it's a malt liquor. Cloying, headache inducing sweetness with nary a touch of anything else. No body whatsover.

This brings on the nazztayyy with a watery mouthfeel and very little that resembles beer.

Bleh. Gimme a Colt or OE800.

Serving type: bottle

04-27-2012 01:18:22 | More by Brad007
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New York

3.25/5  rDev +18.2%

04-21-2012 20:18:08 | More by whartontallboy
Red Horse Beer from San Miguel Brewery Inc.
67 out of 100 based on 85 ratings.