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Dixie - Dixie Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
66
poor

313 Ratings
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Ratings: 313
Reviews: 164
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 23.3%
Wants: 4
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dixie Brewing Co.
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-10-2001)
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1.5/5  rDev -46.2%

javlin624, May 20, 2014
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2/5  rDev -28.3%

Georgiabeer, May 12, 2014
Photo of biboergosum
1.85/5  rDev -33.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

12oz bottle, at Pizza Brew in Calgary.

This beer pours a somewhat hazy, medium golden yellow colour, with one finger of weakly foamy, and mostly bubbly dirty white head, which leaves a few specks of islet lace around the glass as it quickly burns off.

It smells of rancid butter, turned corn mush, paint thinner, and little else. The taste is musty corn and rice cakes, diacetyl up the yin yang, stale yeast, a touch of plastic phenols, and a dry, non-hop oriented mustiness.

The bubbles are pretty low-key, barely registering on any level, the body medium-light in weight, and way more pithy than smooth. It finishes semi-sweet, the corniness sort of apologetic, but hardly making up for the lingering musty plastic notes.

Another Minhas contract brew, where they seemingly just rename one (I'm not about to investigate which) of their large stable of skanky adjunct lagers. This time, it appears to be one whose corners are thoroughly and duly ravaged.

biboergosum, May 11, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

Slay40, May 09, 2014
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1.25/5  rDev -55.2%

Durandal_777, May 03, 2014
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3.44/5  rDev +23.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sampled tonight on 4/29/14. Found this bottle for $1.79 last week. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured into a pilsner flute glass.

Pours a pale straw yellow in color with about a 1/2-finger white fizzy head that settles down to just along the sides of the glass. Very little spotty lacing is seen. The aroma is of grains and sweet corn. The taste is grains upfront followed by very sweet corn flavor. Very surprised with the sweet corn taste which is different. Lots of carbonation as small streaming bubbles were rising from the bottom of the glass. Actually very easy to drink.

BeerWithMike, Apr 30, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -46.2%

jharris0624, Apr 15, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

paulish, Apr 11, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

Mississippi, Apr 07, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

beertunes, Apr 02, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

JMC0054, Mar 16, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

dbarny76, Mar 13, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

bdubs22, Mar 12, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

amvrana, Mar 09, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

brandon911, Mar 06, 2014
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2/5  rDev -28.3%

DrunkenMonk, Mar 06, 2014
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2/5  rDev -28.3%

ToddHolder, Mar 04, 2014
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2/5  rDev -28.3%

ahommell, Feb 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

skydogpenn, Feb 23, 2014
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2/5  rDev -28.3%

HRamz3, Feb 20, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

MacStinson, Feb 09, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

Bandi, Feb 02, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

A: The beer is clear yellow in color and has a moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high bright white head that died down, leaving a very large patch of bubbles on the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas of corn adjuncts are present in the nose.
T: Like the smell, the taste is mostly filled with flavors of corn adjuncts and has a light amount of associated sweetness. Slight hints of grainy malts are also perceptible. No bitterness is noticeable.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer isn't that bad for an adjunct lager and doesn't have any "off" flavors.

metter98, Feb 02, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

Griffith, Jan 13, 2014
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3/5  rDev +7.5%

Shafaegalo, Jan 12, 2014
Dixie from Dixie Brewing Co.
66 out of 100 based on 313 ratings.