Red Stripe Light | Desnoes & Geddes Limited

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Desnoes & Geddes Limited
Jamaica
redstripebeer.com

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by RockyTopHeel on 05-23-2004

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#46,719
Reviews:
53
Ratings:
162
pDev:
23.72%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
16
Trade:
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Photo of alexsergio
2/5  rDev -20.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of brewnme
2.26/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of dwarren1969
2.85/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Raime
2.42/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

$1 single from the aforementioned gas station. Usually don't buy light lagers under any circumstance buttttt gotta try em all.

Pours a dehydrated piss yellow with a large bone white head as expected. Carbonation is heavy, lacing is pretty decent at the end of the swill.

Smells like your typical light lager though red stripe has also been far more corn forward in my opinion

Taste follows suit. Super corny with a mildy bitter lime presence for whatever reason.

Feel is light and watery as you'd expect but it swallows easy and luckily it has no skunk.

Overall I assume this was $1 because it was old and didn't sell or perhaps others from the pack had broken. Dunno but for $1 there isn't much to complain about. There are better adjunct lagers out there.

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Photo of spycow
2.64/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of ummswimmin
2.54/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of paulish
3.25/5  rDev +28.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of tykechandler
2.25/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of CBrodbeck
2.64/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of SpdKilz
2.63/5  rDev +4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of AD17
1.91/5  rDev -24.5%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Zylod
2.77/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of timmy2b
3.36/5  rDev +32.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Had a few everyday for six straight days wile on my honeymoon in Jamaica. Very light yellow color when poured. Very light in the mouthfeel. Very easy to drink and with the 3.6abv it was perfect to sip on all day and I will be drinking again if I make it back to Jamaica.

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Photo of BEER88
1.83/5  rDev -27.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of The_Kriek_Freak
2.69/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of TBonez477
2.11/5  rDev -16.6%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

Again, go for the rum...

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Photo of Jason_cs
2.17/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of RMentair
2.25/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of MisterKilderkin
2.25/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Noelito76
2.05/5  rDev -19%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of nicholas2121
4/5  rDev +58.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Red Stripe Light brewed by Desnoes & Geddes Limited, with an ABV of 3.60% This brew pours out a nice golden amber color with a small white head. The smell is sweet with grains, malts, and hit of hops. Red Stripe Light has a nice light clean taste. You pick up on grains and malts. The is a nice sweetness in the taste of this brew. The mouthfeel is nice, clean and relishing. There is nothing bad about this brew. Red Stripe Light has a nice balance to it. Desnoes & Geddes Limited did a nice job with this brew. I would buy this brew again. Overall I'm giving Red Stripe Light a solid 4 out 5. Nothing to write home about, but nothing bad. This is a nice drinking brew.



I would buy this brew again ggggllllooooddddd

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Photo of Moose90
2.26/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of goast8127
2.5/5  rDev -1.2%

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1.5/5  rDev -40.7%

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2.3/5  rDev -9.1%

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Red Stripe Light from Desnoes & Geddes Limited
Beer rating: 2.53 out of 5 with 162 ratings