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Sleeman Light - Sleeman Breweries Ltd.

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Sleeman LightSleeman Light

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BA SCORE
68
poor

41 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 41
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 2.75
pDev: 27.64%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sleeman Breweries Ltd. visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
When an increasing number of Canadians began asking for a light premium beer that didn't compromise on its premium taste, Sleeman answered. And that answer was Sleeman light.

(Beer added by: DoctorStrangiato on 02-14-2009)
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TheTrevor

New York

2.98/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

This beer poured a fizzy yellow with a small head. The smell is mostly corn adjunct with a tiny bit of grassy hops. The taste is very close to the smell, nothing too exciting but not horrible for a light beer. The mouthfeel has the right carbonation to be incredibly drinkable. Not a bad beer if you have to drink something light, and it comes in fancy bottle with a maple leaf and a beaver on it.

Serving type: bottle

04-13-2010 02:10:02 | More by TheTrevor
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DreamDeath

New Brunswick (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev 0%

05-18-2014 16:13:42 | More by DreamDeath
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DamageCase76

Ontario (Canada)

2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

01-11-2014 15:20:00 | More by DamageCase76
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boszormeny

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

12-05-2013 00:44:02 | More by boszormeny
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TerryW

Ontario (Canada)

2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

11-20-2013 18:21:52 | More by TerryW
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valianes

Ontario (Canada)

1.25/5  rDev -54.5%

10-16-2013 20:19:32 | More by valianes
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AnHeroicHippo

Quebec (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev 0%

10-15-2013 04:44:43 | More by AnHeroicHippo
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ZachT

British Columbia (Canada)

2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

10-10-2013 03:49:41 | More by ZachT
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cam477

Newfoundland (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

08-26-2013 01:22:50 | More by cam477
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DenisKolkin

Ontario (Canada)

2.25/5  rDev -18.2%

07-12-2013 21:12:53 | More by DenisKolkin
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TheBeeraholic

Ontario (Canada)

2.5/5  rDev -9.1%

06-15-2013 16:30:32 | More by TheBeeraholic
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Whatup14

Quebec (Canada)

1.25/5  rDev -54.5%

04-17-2013 15:01:05 | More by Whatup14
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RedAleMan

Ontario (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev 0%

04-06-2013 01:10:33 | More by RedAleMan
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sbarre

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

12-29-2012 17:58:25 | More by sbarre
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Tone

Missouri

3.43/5  rDev +24.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear, gold color. 2/3 inch head of a white color. Good retention and slight lacing. Smells of pale malt, slight hops, hint of sweet malt, and a hint of corn/rice. Fits the style of a Light Lager. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of corn/rice, pale malt, slight sweet malt, and slight hops. Overall, good appearance, decent aroma, and decent body.

Serving type: on-tap

10-11-2012 13:33:53 | More by Tone
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papat444

Quebec (Canada)

1.85/5  rDev -32.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.5

Poured from a 341ml. bottle.

Appearance: An eggshell white head with a bright, clear, very pale yellow body.

Smell: Aroma of cereal and corn. Not too bad.

Taste: Like diluted beer mixed with stale cereals and a tinge of sweet fruit.

Mouthfeel: Flaccid, dull, lifeless.

Overall: Pretty awful taste-wise. Not even refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

09-10-2012 11:30:03 | More by papat444
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jaslesp


3/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Well this beer is definetly the best light american lager. It's more golden than most of them and smells great but it's still below average. The taste is for sur above average. It has even more taste than other macro lagers. The mouthfeel is ok but there's nothing amazing about it. Overall it's tastier than most light lagers.

Serving type: bottle

08-23-2012 21:06:38 | More by jaslesp
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JamesHenjum

Florida

2.88/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: Kept it in the can. Was outside at a get together.

S: Smelt like your typical light lager. Wet grain with slight hop on the end.

T: This beer surprised me a lot. It tasted pretty good for a light lager. It was still watery, but in a good way. Some malt and hops with a drop of spice on the end. Bit of sweetness too. The flavor is so light and yet complex compared to must other light beers.

M: Very refreshing. Good carbonation. Light crisp finish with no aftertaste.

O: I had this on vacation in Canada. I doubt they have this back home in Florida, but if they did I might pick it up. Nice light beer.

Serving type: can

08-15-2012 23:45:47 | More by JamesHenjum
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BARFLYB

Pennsylvania

2.05/5  rDev -25.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Drank from a bottle into a pint glass.

A- I drank this because it was gifted to me and a tick is a tick. Light straw yellow with a fizzy minimal white cap that left before i got to know it. no lace.

S- Sleeman Premium light smells like Pepé Le Pew, very skunky just like the regular version. Maybe some malts in here and very faded hops. All I really get is the skunked smell.

T- Well, the taste is slightly skunked as well but not as much as the regular version, hence, this being the light version. Grains and just a notion of hop presence. Some bready malts as well.

M- Thin and light but alot of active carbonation is heard and felt. Goes down very easy and would be better without pepe.

D- Not really, I finished my bottle because I was parched and needed some liquid but I would not willingly buy this for myself, or bring it to a party. I want to try this in Canada to see if there is a difference.

Serving type: bottle

07-01-2012 01:34:05 | More by BARFLYB
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beerhunter13

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

04-28-2012 13:23:44 | More by beerhunter13
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Ivanhoes_Backpack

New Brunswick (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

03-30-2012 03:36:29 | More by Ivanhoes_Backpack
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oldp0rt

Quebec (Canada)

1.5/5  rDev -45.5%

03-15-2012 14:23:07 | More by oldp0rt
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schopenhauerale

British Columbia (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

01-19-2012 06:00:38 | More by schopenhauerale
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CoreyJKelly

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +45.5%

01-17-2012 04:00:07 | More by CoreyJKelly
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irishkyle21

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -27.3%

01-16-2012 18:48:08 | More by irishkyle21
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Sleeman Light from Sleeman Breweries Ltd.
68 out of 100 based on 41 ratings.