Molson Canadian Ice | Molson Coors Canada

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Molson Coors Canada
Ontario, Canada | website

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
After slowly fermenting each brew, Molson Canadian Ice is followed by a cold aging process, and then carefully filtered to create a smooth, drinkable brew with an appealing aroma.

Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 08-23-2003

BEER STATS
Reviews:
13
Ratings:
71
Avg:
2.71
pDev:
27.31%
 
 
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Reviews: 13 | Ratings: 71
Reviews by Spica66:
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3.2/5  rDev +18.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

A: Darker than pale yellow. Medium color for a lager, I guess. Pretty high carbonation and a two-finger head.

S: Smells of grains.

T: Tastes slightly malty/grainy and a little musty?

M: Standard for the style.

D: I don't see how you couldn't drink all of this that you wanted. Lord knows I have seen enough of my friends downing it like water!

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355ml can. So many latent hockey memories being dragged to the surface by the scratched ice imagery of the label...

This beer pours a clear, medium golden straw colour, with two fat fingers of thin puffy white head, which leaves a single raised island archway of lace on one side of the glass as it readily abates. It smells of sweet creamed corn, a bit of virtuous grain, mild diacetyl, some expired fruit esters, and softly underwhelming earthy hops. So far, very much the classy malt liquor. The taste is more neutral grain, less corn and rice, but still balanced fairly amongst them all, a slightly acrid edge that has to be the booze, and a tiny drying note that may just be the ghost of hops past. Yup, posh malt liquor. The carbonation is a bit zingy, and on the nose, but generally inoffensive, the body medium-light, a bit fruity in its bearing, and smooth enough, the lingering cloyingness kept well back. It finishes drier than anticipated, a little warm, with a low-profile mustiness.

Style firmly in mind, I can't say that this is all that bad. It's pretty much Canadian with a little extra muscle, and sweetness, but without the extra skank.

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Molson Canadian Ice from Molson Coors Canada
73 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.
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