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Brewed by J. Boag & Son (Lion Co.)
Style: Pale Lager
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

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RATINGS: 506   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A European style lager brewed from the finest quality pilsner malts. This beer is fermented at a lower temperature than most Australian lagers, and employs an extended maturation period. These combine together with a mixture of kettle and late hopping to yield a crisp pale lager


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2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
sw (63) - USA - OCT 31, 2009
Pours a spritzy darkish golden colour with frothy white head. Aroma of toasted malt and some herb grass hops. Palate is quite nice and rounded with some typical POR bitterness and flavour characteristics. A finishes quite sweet with evidence of dms.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nybol (1059) - DENMARK - APR 24, 2016
Er det værd for HKH Mary at flytte til Danmark, eller er øllene bedre på Tasmanien? Denne øl er frisk i det, mildt humlet, og har en smag er blomster. En lagerøl i den bedre ende. HKH Mary behøver åbenbart ikke rejse hertil for at få godt øl, men der kan være der er andet der trækker. Der gives et halvt point for at man kan dreje kapslen af. godt tænkt!

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
LRonCupboard (6) - ENGLAND - APR 18, 2016 does not count
Bottle on Manly Fast Ferry. Paired with a bag of original thins, which works.Green colour as I am drinking from the bottle. Could be worse for its style. Fairly refreshing, at least some hoppy taste, pleasant carbonation. Ultimately tastes of very little though.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jfb (5246) - Freising, GERMANY - DEC 23, 2015
(bottle) clear golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of marzipan, straw and green apple, with some notes of bread dough and lemon peel. flavour is mostly hay and marzipan, slightly meaty, with a hint of powdered sugar and a slightly starchy semi-dry finish. light- to medium-bodied with average carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nickls (2227) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle. Clear fizzy yellow body. Grassy notes in the aroma and flavor, fairly clean and no off-flavors. Slight mineral note, and overall inoffensive. I drank like 7 of these sitting on the beach in mid-winter NSW somewhere. It did the job.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
rjplumer (908) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 17, 2015
Grain and light spice aroma. Clear golden body with about an inch of pure white head. Has smooth light grain and malt taste. Light corn sweetness. Pleasant and refreshing. Light bodied. Clean crisp wet finish. Good one for everyday refreshment.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
rosenbergh (9667) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 13, 2015
A bottle in the Aussie Bar, Tampere, Finland.
Clear golden color with a small white head. Cereal malt, mild skunky hops and some dryness in the aroma and flavor. Typical lager with some hoppy notes.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DrNosha (1325) - Baden Württemberg, GERMANY - OCT 19, 2015
375ml Flasche. Hellgelb, wenig Schaum. Hopfen und Citrus in der Nase. Herb im Geschmack mut starker Getreidenote. Etwas zu viel Kohlensäure.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
nickd717 (3993) - San Francisco, California, USA - OCT 17, 2015
Bottle. Decent appearance, pale yellow, white head. Grainy cereal aroma. Flavor is bland but fine for the crappy style, smooth with mild sweetness and slight bitterness. Light as shit, fizzy. For FYB it could be worse.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
LazyPyro (329) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2015
UPDATED: APR 19, 2016 375ml bottle. Pale yellow colour, with a foamy white head. Slightly hoppy aroma. Slightly hoppy and malty taste
March 2015.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Douberd (4300) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2015
(Boag’s Premium Lager) Bottle 375 ml at home, served into a glass tankard, ABV 5% Bright golden yellow colour on the body wth a tall and soapy white head on top of it, with average retention, leaving heavy lacing behind. Sweet aroma, malts, corn, cardboard, adjuncts. Weird taste, kind of fruity, jelly, malts, hay. Thin body, even watery, carbonation on good levels. Slowly it grew on me, I wouldn’t mind it in a hot day.


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