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Brewed by Castlemaine Perkins (Lion Co.)
Style: Pale Lager
Milton, Australia

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RATINGS: 168   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Balanced smooth flavor and body, complimented by mild bitterness and trace sweetness from extra malt.


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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
golubeer (51) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 4, 2007
Can. Yellow colour. White head. Yet another Lawnmower lager. Bland beer but not bad on a hot day.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Spiesy (2338) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - SEP 8, 2007
Bottled, whilst in Palm Cove, North Qld.
I think this beer is cleverly placed in the market. Lighter in alcohol then most beers but not so light people donít want to drink it. In fact it was well recieved. For the professional drunks of mother England however this is not something new or different but something dear to their hearts....a ísession bitterí, albeit with added fizz. Decent enough to drink.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 01/05/1996
Mode: Draft
Source: Taco Mac, Sandy Springs

Lager yellow, slight hop aroma and taste, no finish

Aroma: 3/10; Appearance: 2/10; Flavor: 2/10; Palate: 2/10; Overall: 5/20
Rating: 1.2/5.0
Score: 4
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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Tanker12 (173) - USA - AUG 20, 2007
Could see where this beer might be refreshing on a 100 plus day but mostly just gross. has almost no redeeming value other than an alcohol delivery system.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
kwoeltje (2233) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - AUG 19, 2007
(bottle) pale gold, moderate white head, no lace. Faint malt aroma. Thin. Light lager/malt flavor, hint of a metallic aftertaste.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Stew41 (1909) - Phuket, THAILAND - AUG 7, 2007
Iíd drink this over the XXXX Bitter any day of the week, and for a mainstream low ABV beer itís not a total disaster. Darkish golden hue; very safe looking. Non-descript stale malts and adjunct nose. Er...not much else. Similar to taste although as expected not much malt or flavour weight. Quite crip and dry, probably a good approach given itís mid-strength intentions, and an ok mild sliver of bitterness to finish.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Sammy (11069) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 28, 2007
Yellow with significant white head that soon dissipitates. Neutral aroma. On thin side, bit goes down easy. Not much taste and long metallic finish.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Thylacine (526) - Tasmania, AUSTRALIA - JUN 28, 2007
Golden straw colour. Frothy white head which rapidly disappears although it left a little lacing on the way. Rather thin bodied with medium carbonation. Sweet, with a lightly bitter finish. All up itís rather boring but there are worse macro lagers out there.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
daniel0017 (441) - Yukon, CANADA - JUN 24, 2007
UPDATED: AUG 12, 2007 Mildly malty with corn to the nose. Clear, golden body with medium carbonation and thick bubbly head / decent lace. Flavor is malty and well hopped, however corn aftertaste dominates and leaves slightly astringent feeling. Watery, artificial palate. Better than I was expecting, but not as good as I would like.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cartoonkhaki (1252) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 22, 2007
Can LCBO... not the greatest, Pale... yellow... white head... cheap beer... another rating... ho hum.


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