Colt 45 Malt Liquor - Pabst Brewing Company
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Reviews by Phatz:
3/5 rDev +34.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5
Appearance: It is exactly what malt liquor is supposed to look like. I don't particularly find it an attractive beer but it looks the same as the rest of the malt liquors. Clear pale golden yell with a few specs of lace spotted here and there.
Smell: Grain. There is a hint of lemon grass but mostly it is a reserved grain aroma.
Taste: This is much less cloying than some Malt Liquors so to that extent I am actually pleasantly surprised; though I also must admit it tastes like a $1.50 pint. Certainly grain and corn hit the tongue and remind me of many macros. Undoubtedly better than many in its style though and certainly cheaper too.
Mouthfeel: Even considering the style, there is simply no body here to hold up the carbonation. Maybe this fault aids in the drinkability to the average Joe, but this is the beers weakest point IMO.
Drinkability: There are certainly occasions for this but not when you are interested in contemplating your beers complexity. It is an approachable 6.10% ABV if you see what I am getting at.
Hope this is helpful.
Serving type: can
06-23-2007 07:20:32 | More by Phatz
More User Reviews:
3.01/5 rDev +35%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
Colt 45 Malt Liquor brewed by the Pabst Brewing Company. This brew has an abv of 5.61. Colt 45 brew pours out a nice amber color with a small white head. The smell of this brew is corn and beer, that is it. Nothing different from other malt liquors on the market. The taste is smooth clean and refreshing. There is no harsh after taste it is smooth. This brew goes down smooth. Nothing bad about this brew. Mouth feel is nice and smooth and refreshing. This malt liquor is one of the smoothest I had. Overall I'm giving this brew a 3 out of 5. I will get this brew again.
Serving type: can
04-22-2014 05:40:58 | More by nicholas2121
Colt 45 Malt Liquor from Pabst Brewing Company
55 out of 100 based on 590 ratings.