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Laurentide | Molson Coors Canada

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Brewed by:
Molson Coors Canada
Ontario, Canada | website

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Barraclou on 05-28-2005

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Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 13
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2.5/5  rDev -22.4%

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2.75/5  rDev -14.6%

Photo of Whatup14
2/5  rDev -37.9%

Photo of mcfishtristan
3.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of rale
2.35/5  rDev -27%
look: 3 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of VbolieuV
3/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of Barraclou
3/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Presentation: Here's another Quebec classic one. Laurentide could be considered as a French Canadian Bud. It used to be a best-seller, but since a few years, it is only sold in 28 (24+4)economy pack.

Appearance: It is just another yellow fizzy beer.

Smell: The adjunct aroma is very present and some hops is found in the back.

Taste: It tastes old-style macro.

Mouthfeel: It is average. Not bad, not good. Just a typical mouthfeel.

Drinkability: Overall, it is just an ordinary beer for ordinary people.It is ok, if you like Bud, Miller and that kind of stuff.

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Photo of Socialiste
1/5  rDev -68.9%

Photo of dionisio
4.42/5  rDev +37.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Oh man this is sad that they don't make this anymore. I only had this one time but I had a lot of it this one time that my friends and I camped in Quebec. Yea I know this is not a respectable type of beer according to the shared opinions of beeradvocate types, but this beer is really good to drink. It tastes a bit like milk, which I gather is the result of "adjuncts" but fucking whatever. If you like drinking liquid that tastes good, this was a good product. Especially if you like it when that liquid gives you a buzz.

I gave the appearance 3.5, because I never poured it out of the bottle, except for into my mouth.

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Photo of CrossArmant
3.87/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

I was pleasantly surprised when I took a trip to Montreal and found this. It was the cheapest beer per bottle they had at the Super C, so I got the 28 pack of bottles.

Appearance: Nothing to special, a regular Blonde Ale.
Smell: A nice slight hoppy smell, though not overwhelming.
Taste: I was very surprised how good it tasted, it had that American Blonde Ale taste of Bud Light, etc. but with more flavor and presence.
Mouthfeel: I enjoyed it, it wasn't a chugging beer to me, but it wasn't quite one that you savor in your mouth for a long time
Drinkability: This beer definitely can be drunk for a good while, goes down very smooth, little after-taste.

Overall, a very good beer for being Quebec's Cheap beer.

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Photo of ZachT
1.87/5  rDev -41.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 1.25

Bland, boring, typical of other macro brews

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Photo of TwinSox33
2.8/5  rDev -13%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

I've been told this beer was very popular in Québec in the 60's, 70's, and early 80's. It seems to now be relegated to "Québécois PBR" status. I found it on a ride back from Sherbrooke at the duty free near Stanstead and Derby Line,VT. It seems somewhere inbetween Molson EX and Labatt 50, with, dare I say it?..less flavor. It's got a watery texture, light faint tannin hoppy flavor, and goes down easy. Maybe a little corn syrup like adjunct in there somewhere, but really can't tell. I think this may have been a Francophone pride answer to 50 back in the day, because of the cool retro looking Rooster logo.

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2/5  rDev -37.9%

Laurentide from Molson Coors Canada
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