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Rainier Lager - Pabst Brewing Company

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Rainier LagerRainier Lager

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BA SCORE
63
poor

141 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 141
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 2.62
pDev: 25.95%
Wants: 3
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pabst Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.72% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-05-2003)
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utopiajane

New York

2.71/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Pours pale and with exceptional clarity. A fate white head that falls fast and leaves a bit of lace. Nose is just a hint of sweetness. That's it. Really no nose. The taste is very close to water. It had a bit of cereal grain in it and a touch of sweetness but it's very thin and even though it uses three varieties of hops, there's no grass and no taste form hops. It finishes dry and with no aftertaste. The carbonation does not bite until the finish.

Serving type: can

03-21-2014 15:21:44 | More by utopiajane
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Aroma: Corn husks, lightly roasted barley, clean water, a hint of hop spice.
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Rainier Lager from Pabst Brewing Company
63 out of 100 based on 141 ratings.