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Brewed by BROO Pty Ltd
Style: Pale Lager
Sorrento, Australia

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 2.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.27   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Premium Lager, no artificial anything, all natural ingredients (we all know whatís in beer, and what shouldnít be in beer. Right?) She comes in at 4.6% Alcohol, and out of a 330ml brown stubby. Why a brown stubby? Because as any brewer will tell you, beer needs to be kept and drunk from a brown bottle. Keeps the light out, And the beer better. And the 330ml bottleÖwell you fit more into an esky. The official count is 1.2 standard drinks per stubby, which makes the Broo a perfect session beer, or just cheeky enough for a few quick singles. The Broo comes in the hero 330ml stubby. Comes in small herds called clusters (your classic 6 pack), and roam in big mobs (24 in a case). Thereís nothing like the sight of a mob of Brooís coming your way. Broo is also available on tap at selected pubs, clubs and at Kentís place. Right now thereís only the one Broo, lucky for you itís the best Broo in Australia. Unless someone tells us we need to make another one, this is the one. We might do light Broo for those times when you have to keep yourself right, or we might do the monster Broo. Give us your vote by shooting through an email to us noobroo@broo.com.au Broo isnít a special occasion beer, youíre allowed to drink it anytime you want and anywhere. Itís not infused with salmon, lemon or peanuts, and you donít even have to stick fruit in it. You can eat whatever you bloody well like with it, but by all accounts the beer tastes just right on its own. A mouthful of raw squid, and a plate of something that a good vet could get going doesnít do much for the taste. We treat our beer like beer, itís what beer was before all the tossers tried to treat it like wine.


1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
greenclansman (741) - Nicosia, CYPRUS - JUN 17, 2014
Nothing to write about. Blond,thin, tasteless with a bit of aromatic aftertaste.Not at all what i was expecting.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
yiannnos (732) - , CYPRUS - JUN 15, 2014
Another bland commercial lager, Taste is sweet, grainy, thin, very booring.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Morboso (38) - ECUADOR - FEB 13, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 12, 2014 For me this is the best of the mainstream Aussie lagers. Does not pretend to be anything fancy, but a perfect session beer. Just an easy drinking all round Aussie lager that is just a bit better than the big names. I bought most of them and then compared them, this one was the best. Price is slightly higher and only 330ml but worth it in my opinion. Not too much carbonation makes it easier to throwback. Excellent for the type of beer this is and the affordable price.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
vanvenlo (1200) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - FEB 1, 2014
(2-Feb-2014) Citrus sweet aroma.Amber colour, decent head &suds lace.Sweet fruit malt flavour.Sweet malt fruit finish.Gets a bit sickly sweet on finish if you drink is when ice cold.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Lunkie (1398) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - FEB 1, 2014
Hop malt aroma . Amber colour fair head & lacing. Malt hop aroma. Smooth palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
mattyhennessy (272) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JAN 28, 2014
A cheap, mass produced Australian lager. Nothing special, but thirst quenching on a hot day. Little hip aroma or flavour. Pretty typical of the region

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jdpeebs (687) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2013
330ml Bottle- An easy drinking beer. Nothing special but drinkable on a hot day.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Bif (1388) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 9, 2012
Bottle- Pours a clear light yellow color with a small head and no real lacing. Aroma of some malt sweetness and bit of citrus and not much else. Taste of malt sweetness and bit of fruit. Mild bitterness and a bit of a lingering sweetness. Light body, smooth and pretty bland. Another run-of-the-mill lager, pretty boring really.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Pyobon (898) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 26, 2012
(bottle) Clear pale amber with no head. Fairly indistinct aroma: insipid sweetness. Light body, fairly well carbonated. Very little flavour. Maybe a hint of bread with a hint of citrusy fruit at start. The very slightest bitterness in finish and that has a metallic edge. Overall, its drinkable, but thereís nothing good about it. I guess the statement in their promotional material "We treat our beer like beer, itís what beer was before all the tossers tried to treat it like wine." says it all - they donít care what it tastes like, itís just a quick and easy way to get drunk.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Stew41 (1725) - Woodend, AUSTRALIA - JAN 31, 2012
Yep itís a pale lager but sure is a better alternative to the macro stuff. Bit part ginger beer, radler and golden all. Good use of subtle spices helps distract from the realities of the style. There wasnít much available at the Coles bottle ío in Merimbula so this was a mild surprise on the upside.


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