So I tried to drink a Coors light today. - Home Brew Forums
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > So I tried to drink a Coors light today.
Cool Brewing Giveaway - Supporting Membership Drive & Discount

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-30-2013, 02:35 AM   #1
EineProsit
Recipes 
 
Nov 2011
Taylorsville, NC, NC
Posts: 245
Liked 30 Times on 24 Posts



Admittedly I have never been a light beer drinker but how do they sell the stuff and how do do they legally call it beer?
I imagined the 10 gal recipie must be 1 lb of stale rice hulls and possibly some 2 row floor sweepings from the malting department.
I love my homebrew!


__________________
Man All I wanna do is go Homebrew!

mpride1911 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 02:38 AM   #2
roger617
Recipes 
 
Nov 2012
Bloomington, IN
Posts: 157
Liked 18 Times on 18 Posts


That review sounds accurate, haha.



 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 02:40 AM   #3
Rockindaddy
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
Rockindaddy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Mar 2013
Posts: 220
Liked 18 Times on 15 Posts


But they have a can that vents on both sides!
__________________
"He who laughs last..........thinks slowest!"

 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 02:42 AM   #4
Epimetheus
Recipes 
 
Oct 2012
Amherst, MA
Posts: 792
Liked 98 Times on 82 Posts


Try other lite beers. You may find the Coors is best of the group.
__________________
Whether beer is made in waders or in a toilet tank, as long as it is fun and the brewer likes how it tastes, who cares how it is brewed?
- VladOfTrub

Add your water analysis to the water report map! Instructions on this thread

3
People Like This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 02:43 AM   #5
urbanmyth
Recipes 
 
Nov 2011
Twin Lakes, WI
Posts: 999
Liked 60 Times on 48 Posts


I actually enjoy the corny flavor from Miller products.
__________________
Aurė Entuluva! Day shall come again!

Sheldon: If its a brew day, its a good day

raptorvan: it makes the beer so silky smooth its like drinking a glass of giggling angels.

2
People Like This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 02:48 AM   #6
strambo
Recipes 
 
Oct 2011
Portland, Oregon
Posts: 600
Liked 51 Times on 42 Posts


heh, I had one a few months ago and thought it was refreshing like lemonade...didn't seem like beer though. Just what your palate is accustomed to...

Edit: I remember thinking Dead Guy was a little on the bitter side, just had one on tap with dinner the other night, tasted like a normal Amber, no bitterness at all, must be all the DIPAs I've been into lately!

kzhusker Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 03:15 AM   #7
Chug
Recipes 
 
Jun 2012
Rural, Minnesota
Posts: 101
Liked 9 Times on 9 Posts


It's kinda like eating good steak for a month then having a spam sandwich. Both are definitely food, but one is better and beyond the other.

I drank Coors light for years before discovering/developing my taste for craft, but I'll still have one here and there, mainly because my local bars don't carry good beer and most of my friends drink cheap ****. When I do, I don't bitch about it too much. At least not out loud.

Johnnyhitch1 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 03:15 AM   #8
wwf4jericho
Recipes 
 
Dec 2012
Posts: 29
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts


Miller Lite is good in Saki Bombs.
Bud Lite is the most drinkable of the 3 IMHO.

kzhusker Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 03:19 AM   #9
meltroha
Recipes 
 
Sep 2012
Posts: 467
Liked 28 Times on 26 Posts


They are well made, just well made pieces of crap. I would love to work for them to learn how to brew though, they certainly have the technique down.
__________________
Cheers,
Mel
@melt616

 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 03:19 AM   #10
bwarbiany
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
 
bwarbiany's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Jul 2011
Laguna Hills, CA
Posts: 2,738
Liked 1238 Times on 685 Posts


I was recently at a party where I brought some Golden Road, Mission Brewing, and Ninkasi stuff along with me... But I saw a Coors Light in the main cooler and something -- maybe it was the heat, maybe it was the sun -- just called out to me.

I drank that Coors Light and, to be perfectly honest, enjoyed it. It wasn't flavorful. But at the same time, it wasn't flawed. It was crisp, clean, and refreshing. There are a lot worse things I could have been drinking -- some of them which carry the "craft" moniker on them.

Am I going to rush out and buy a "cube" of Coors Light? Absolutely not. But at that time, and that place, it worked out really well.



8
People Like This 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Coors light! petree3 General Beer Discussion 13 01-14-2013 10:22 PM
Coors light!! There is a time to drink it!!! umopepisdn General Beer Discussion 21 11-02-2012 04:28 PM
Coors Light - WOW! Monk Commercial Brew Discussion 38 11-17-2009 07:26 PM
Best Coors Light EVER! jacksonbrown General Beer Discussion 20 08-31-2009 03:40 PM
Lay off the Coors Light! Brewsmith Commercial Brew Discussion 7 04-10-2006 12:22 AM


Forum Jump