90 Samuel Adams Light, The Boston Beer Co. (MA). 4% ABV (11/09)
Pale amber color. Pleasant aroma of lightly fruity caramel and toast follow through on a crisp entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with good balance and depth of flavor. Finishes with a long, crisp earthy hop and mineral accented fade. A very nice light beer with considerable flavor and style.
86 Lionshead Light Deluxe Pilsner Beer, The Lion Brewery (PA). 3.8% ABV (11/08)
Bright golden color. Aromas of buttery kettle corn and white bread dough follow through on a smooth entry to a dryish light-to-medium body hints of green pear and starfruit. Finishes with lightly creamy toasted grain fade. A pleasant quaffer.
84 Light Beer, Narragansett Brewing Company (RI). 3.8% ABV (10/10)
Pale golden yellow color. Aromas of buttery roasted corn and salty baguette crust with a crisp, dryish light body and a gentle dried lemon, corn flour and sparkling spring water finish. Clean and refreshing.
83 Light Lager, Bavaria N.V. Lieshout (Holland). 4.8% ABV (11/08)
Bright golden yellow color. Pleasant aromas of warm egg sandwich with a touch of savory roasted parsnip and carrot follow through on a soft, round entry to a dry light body with a hint of dried grapefruit, tilled earth and jicama on the quick, slightly metallic finish. Inoffensive and functional.
81 Moose Light, Moosehead Breweries Ltd. (Canada). 4% ABV (11/08)
Golden yellow color. Yeasty egg bagel aromas follow through on a mellow entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with nice toastiness and a touch of lemon water on the quick, slightly tinny finish.