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Labatt Blue - Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.

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BA SCORE
63
poor

1,528 Ratings
THE BROS
62
poor

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Ratings: 1,528
Reviews: 579
rAvg: 2.64
pDev: 23.48%
Wants: 9
Gots: 69 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Labatt Brewing Company Ltd. visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Labatt Blue is the best-selling Canadian beer in the world. Introduced in 1951 as Labatt Pilsener, it was named for the colour of its label by fans of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers football team. Blue was the first brand in Canada with a twist-off cap and won the silver medal in the International Lager category at the 1998 Brewing Industry International Awards. Labatt Blue, brewed using specially selected aromatic hops, is a well-balanced, fully matured, full-flavoured beer with a fruity character and a slightly sweet aftertaste.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-30-2001)
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sportzfreak1393

New York

3.75/5  rDev +42%

05-21-2014 01:50:25 | More by sportzfreak1393
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jaswilson2

South Carolina

3/5  rDev +13.6%

05-20-2014 15:58:15 | More by jaswilson2
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DreamDeath

New Brunswick (Canada)

3/5  rDev +13.6%

05-18-2014 08:27:03 | More by DreamDeath
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BeerLovinWoman87

Florida

2.78/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Poured from a bottle into a pilsner glass.

This one poured a foamy one finger head which disappeared into a light lacing within a minute.

Color: light golden

Mouthfeel. A bit slick. Not too bad though.

Taste: very light. There's not much flavor to speak of.

Smell: okay.

Overall, this beer is your average North American adjunct lager. It's not horrible, and I wouldn't turn it down if someone gave me one, but I don't see myself buying a six pack. As far as Canadian beer goes, I prefer Molson.

Serving type: bottle

05-18-2014 02:55:26 | More by BeerLovinWoman87
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TBSchmitt

Pennsylvania

2.25/5  rDev -14.8%

05-14-2014 15:29:02 | More by TBSchmitt
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Apok23

Indiana

2.75/5  rDev +4.2%

05-14-2014 01:41:30 | More by Apok23
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SicemWT

Texas

2.5/5  rDev -5.3%

05-13-2014 02:15:23 | More by SicemWT
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Jackson2014

Arizona

1.76/5  rDev -33.3%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 2

This isn't very nice. But there is something slightly decent about it.

Pours like keystone light. Hmm

Smells like nothing, but cold urine comes to mind a little.

Tastes decent. But the immediate aftertaste is not enjoyable.

Overall I do not like this beer. Although there is something nice about it which I cannot place. high school nastalgia? Sorta yuck

Serving type: bottle

05-13-2014 02:04:03 | More by Jackson2014
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Georgiabeer

Georgia

2.25/5  rDev -14.8%

05-12-2014 00:45:29 | More by Georgiabeer
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neil2me

Connecticut

2.75/5  rDev +4.2%

05-10-2014 03:07:31 | More by neil2me
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

1/5  rDev -62.1%

05-09-2014 22:41:20 | More by XmnwildX12
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baconfromwalmart

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -5.3%

05-09-2014 00:14:12 | More by baconfromwalmart
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MattHagberg

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +32.6%

05-08-2014 02:48:56 | More by MattHagberg
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WiserBud

New Jersey

3/5  rDev +13.6%

05-08-2014 02:06:53 | More by WiserBud
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StomachUlcers

New Brunswick (Canada)

3/5  rDev +13.6%

05-08-2014 00:33:00 | More by StomachUlcers
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tmryan21

Illinois

1.5/5  rDev -43.2%

05-06-2014 17:25:31 | More by tmryan21
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davidwhatshisnam

New York

1/5  rDev -62.1%

05-03-2014 22:09:24 | More by davidwhatshisnam
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amalburg

Michigan

2.5/5  rDev -5.3%

05-03-2014 17:23:27 | More by amalburg
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Durandal_777

Pennsylvania

1.25/5  rDev -52.7%

05-03-2014 04:21:04 | More by Durandal_777
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DaveMiller

Minnesota

3/5  rDev +13.6%

04-30-2014 02:43:51 | More by DaveMiller
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ramrod666

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev +4.2%

04-29-2014 20:24:32 | More by ramrod666
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atrocity

Virginia

1.5/5  rDev -43.2%

04-29-2014 17:35:29 | More by atrocity
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Swettenham_Shire

Ohio

2.5/5  rDev -5.3%

04-29-2014 13:17:02 | More by Swettenham_Shire
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jsabo21

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +51.5%

04-28-2014 13:55:33 | More by jsabo21
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Foyle

Wyoming

2.69/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Appearance: pours a thick white head which recedes quickly with a little lacing. Color is pale straw with some streaming carbonation present.
Aroma: fairly mild, a bit of bread dough and lightly toasted barley malt.
Mouthfeel: light and crisp with a dry finish.
Flavor: sweet barley malt, some fruit flavor and some grassy hops.
Overall: a decent lager, I would have this again if the price is right.

Serving type: can

04-27-2014 18:46:38 | More by Foyle
Labatt Blue from Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.
63 out of 100 based on 1,528 ratings.