Labatt Brewers Collection Red Lager | Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
Labatt Brewers Collection Red LagerLabatt Brewers Collection Red Lager
BA SCORE
3.22/5
Okay
7 Ratings
Labatt Brewers Collection Red LagerLabatt Brewers Collection Red Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.
Ontario, Canada
labatt.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-19-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
7
pDev:
15.22%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by barnzy78:
Photo of barnzy78
2.61/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

A mixed case from Costco with 4 different Brewer's Collection beers
A - reddish-copper body topped with a frothy ivory head that holds decent retention, leaving some lacing as it fades to a foam
S - metallic, toasted grain, herbal hops, toffee, caramel
T - nutty, toasted grain, herbal, caramel, burnt toffee, metallic
M - thin, resiny, chalky, finishes dry with the herbal notes lingering
O - a lot of odd flavors going on here, hard to describe actually. It does get a bit better as it warms. I still would not drink this again.

 531 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of bluejacket74
2.92/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

11.5 ounce bottle, a friend gave this to me last month and I have no idea how old it is. Served in a pint glass, the beer pours a slightly hazy reddish/amber color with a half inch off-white head. Head retention and lacing are OK. Not much to the aroma, the brew smells like toasted malt, toffee, and dark bread/bready malt. I think the taste is similar to the aroma, but doesn't seem as strong. It's not bad tasting, but I think the flavors are weak. Mouthfeel/body is light/medium, it's a bit coating and easy enough to drink. Moderate carbonation. Nothing memorable about this beer at all. Worth a try if you can find a single or get a free bottle like I did.

 662 characters

Photo of DoubleMalt
3.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of tygry
3.75/5  rDev +16.5%

Photo of ejimhof
3/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of sketchyhoodie
2.75/5  rDev -14.6%

Photo of rontmx5
4/5  rDev +24.2%

Labatt Brewers Collection Red Lager from Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.
Beer rating: 3.22 out of 5 with 7 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.