Brewed by Cascade Brewery (CUB)
Style: Pale Lager
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia


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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.37/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A full-bodied beer with a strong distinctive hop character and lasting after bitter taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TassieCarl (5) - Blackmans Bay, AUSTRALIA - NOV 2, 2008 does not count
Nice golden colour, best descibed as one of the better Australian summer session beers. Lacks body or flavour complexity for those looking for these characteristics. Soapy finish. Spend the extra few dollars and purchase the Premium versions from this brewer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 29, 2008
Melbourne, Australia Bottled Not just great when cold and with ciitric hops in the summer sun Malty profile and a descent bitterness

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
MBison (548) - Southern Highlands, AUSTRALIA - FEB 22, 2008
Bottle (375ml). Poured a golden yellow with a frothy white head which was mostly lasting. Aroma was of cornish malts, honey and some grassy hops. Flavor was of sweet/cornish malts, honey, a very light hop bitterness, mild lemon and some faint grassy notes. Light bodied with lively carbonation, dry nouthfeel, watery texture and a ok finish. Not the worst pale larger out there.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25069) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2008
(Can 37,5 cl) Pours a clear, golden with a neat, white, lacing head. Sweetish malt aroma. Medium-bodied, a little low in carbonation with sweet notes of malt, brewing cereal and an edge of cardboard. There’s actually a discreet whiff of hops in the finish and also some alcohol presence. But Pale Ale? Not really. 240108

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gam (3735) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 16, 2007
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2007 Gold pour,small head medium carb.Aroma is light lemon pepper,fresh flavour is corn like.Has a nice bitter ,leaves a good tang on the tongue.Slight dry finish. I tried this again the other night,came out sour to taste,thus the re-rate.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
madquacker (1075) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - SEP 18, 2007
Pours a thin yellow with a small but good looking head. Lots of saltiness in the aftertaste. Not bad.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Thylacine (526) - Tasmania, AUSTRALIA - JUL 21, 2007
375 ml bottle - Clear gold with a thin white head. Medium body and carbonation. A bit of sweet malt showing through but really rather dry with a strong PoR hop character and medium bitterness. Quite different to the average Australian Pale Lager and quite enjoyable and refreshing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jkm (235) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 21, 2007
Bottle. Pale yellow in colour with a frothy off-white head. Average carbonation and fair lacing. Moderately bitter and thin bodied. Sweet, slightly malty, with a crisp dry finish. A little watery but refreshing and a not bad pale lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - JUN 10, 2007
Sparkling Pale Ale. Bottle. Yellow colour with a short but big nice white head. Aroma of hops and some sweet maltiness. Good fruity flavour with some sweetness. Dry aftertaste. A good pale ale though a little to watery.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Marsiblursi (3070) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 8, 2007
(Can, thanks Gnoff) Pours golden/green. Malty aroma with light grassy/herb-ish hops and a tiny fruityness. Malty flavour with a light bitter, unclean finish. Small body. Grainy notes. Soapy aftertaste.

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