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Kokanee Gold - Columbia Brewery

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BA SCORE
70
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52 Ratings
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Ratings: 52
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 2.88
pDev: 23.61%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Columbia Brewery visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Kokanee Gold was launched in 1990 and is brewed in the B.C. Kootenays at the Columbia Brewery. Using western-grown North American hops, Kokanee Gold is brewed to a fuller body with a hint of caramel overtones on the after-taste.

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RefillMyglass

Ontario (Canada)

1/5  rDev -65.3%

03-12-2013 01:45:47 | More by RefillMyglass
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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

1/5  rDev -65.3%

07-20-2014 17:06:06 | More by Howlader
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lakersfan16

Alaska

2.5/5  rDev -13.2%

07-12-2014 16:32:28 | More by lakersfan16
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HoppySeb

Washington

2.25/5  rDev -21.9%

06-09-2014 19:20:35 | More by HoppySeb
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CalgaryFMC

Alberta (Canada)

2.9/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Had a pint on tap at a Calgary pub with limited selection. A darker than expected reddish amber color with a half-inch of largish beige bubbles on top and looking rather fizzy throughout. Extremely mellow, downplayed aroma, a whiff of grain husk, corn syrup, and raisin, perhaps some sourish apple. Reminds of a Sleeman's honey brown or its ilk, albeit even more toned down for the masses. Taste is the same, faint sourish raisin and apple, sweet corn syrup, saltwater taffy perhaps. Difficult to taste much here at all although I will say that this beer is so clean that there's nothing objectionable of note either. Maybe a bit metallic in the finish. Nil hop flavor or aroma. Watery body, super fizzy, actually not a bad option in the absence of alternatives but I would not recommend getting stuck at such a place if one can avoid said fate. Red beer for the generic drinker. Needs flavor of course and more bitterness to cut the saccharine sweet vibe.

Serving type: on-tap

06-07-2014 23:10:28 | More by CalgaryFMC
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Slongie

Alberta (Canada)

2.25/5  rDev -21.9%

05-29-2014 02:03:38 | More by Slongie
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Fader

Alberta (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev +12.8%

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Idaho

3/5  rDev +4.2%

02-04-2014 11:11:18 | More by zestd
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rogerdandy

Alberta (Canada)

2/5  rDev -30.6%

12-10-2013 16:55:32 | More by rogerdandy
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DamageCase76

Ontario (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev -4.5%

11-03-2013 14:24:12 | More by DamageCase76
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Exeter

Alberta (Canada)

2/5  rDev -30.6%

09-23-2013 19:06:54 | More by Exeter
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Oregon

2.5/5  rDev -13.2%

09-20-2013 17:43:59 | More by Kopfschuss
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dalehihn

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +30.2%

09-20-2013 17:26:07 | More by dalehihn
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LampertLand

British Columbia (Canada)

3.74/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Columbia Brewing 'Kokanee Gold' Lager @ 5.3% , served from a 6pack of 341 ml bottles purchased for $13

A-pour is a golden amber with a good size off white head leaving a streaky lace along the stein

S-crisp smelling lager

T-crisp tasting lager at the start , mellow finish

MF-ok/good carbonation , medium body

Ov-not a great beer anymore , my oh my , have my taste buds changed , sorry Kokanee

prost LampertLand

Serving type: bottle

06-14-2013 19:28:48 | More by LampertLand
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rudiker81

Alberta (Canada)

1.25/5  rDev -56.6%

06-01-2013 14:32:51 | More by rudiker81
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KStark

British Columbia (Canada)

2.5/5  rDev -13.2%

05-28-2013 14:03:38 | More by KStark
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powdersoldier

Washington

2.5/5  rDev -13.2%

02-05-2013 05:09:31 | More by powdersoldier
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LagerHOGGER

Alberta (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev -4.5%

10-26-2012 14:49:48 | More by LagerHOGGER
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Chucker17

South Dakota

3.25/5  rDev +12.8%

10-14-2012 19:30:26 | More by Chucker17
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Washington

3.25/5  rDev +12.8%

10-04-2012 18:06:41 | More by pirkle668
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Bryn

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +38.9%

09-08-2012 01:13:23 | More by Bryn
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joefinnigan15

Manitoba (Canada)

3/5  rDev +4.2%

05-25-2012 05:02:24 | More by joefinnigan15
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bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev -4.5%

05-11-2012 00:38:08 | More by bumchilly25
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sansho

California

2.5/5  rDev -13.2%

02-11-2012 20:43:20 | More by sansho
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hopwave

Washington

2.28/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Hiding in the back of the fridge over at mom's... might as well do a quick review. light brown amber colour with very small white head, not much of a smell... light grain. taste is same a touch better then expected... amber lager, sweet honey. boring beer.

Serving type: bottle

01-29-2012 01:23:49 | More by hopwave
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Kokanee Gold from Columbia Brewery
70 out of 100 based on 52 ratings.