Red Stripe Light
Desnoes & Geddes Limited

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American Light Lager
Ranked #211
Ranked #47,876
2.56 | pDev: 23.44%
Desnoes & Geddes Limited
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Reviews by mactrail:
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3.12/5  rDev +21.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

In the 11.2 oz stubby with the red and white painted label.

Pale straw color in the glass. Coarse splash of foam but a modest carbonation in the mouth. This does have a slight fruity bit of malt struggling to stay afloat. The hops, however, sink to a watery grave. Not bad as water goes, and seems to be a clean and beer-like taste. I don't think you'd deliberately drink this but it goes down the hatch without a whimper.

I think it would be interesting to compare this to Rolling Rock, which I had earlier tonight and struggled to find words for the ultra-light flavor.

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2.42/5  rDev -5.5%
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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Red Stripe Light from Desnoes & Geddes Limited
Beer rating: 64 out of 100 with 163 ratings