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Brewed by Fiji Brewery/Foster’s Group Pacific
Style: Pale Lager
Walu Bay, Suva, Fiji Islands

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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.05   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 12/20
fatharey (12) - USA - MAY 13, 2006
i love the little stubbie....great for beach in fiji, helped with the ladies, but everyone was drinking it, not bad taste, try it....lata

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ALLOVATE (2619) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - FEB 20, 2015
Love it already. Stumpy and stout bottle voids unnecessary capsizing and breakages; the labels archaic and reminiscent of some of Australia’s most infamous lagers, and the term bitter leads me to believe there may be a little Aussie Pride in there too. So, without further ado, into a tulip it goes. Big gust of CO2 emanates forth as the cap comes off. Aroma is softly metallic and briny but very much dominated by notes of grass and chaff. It settles as one hell of a sexy beast. A radiant deep gold with minute and intermittent carbonation. Head wanes slowly but retains as a rocky white pad that daubs the glass well. Unexpectedly malty and sweet on the palate. Body is medium light with moderate carbonation. Chilled it is clean and crisp in the finish but cracks start to show as it warms. Becomes gammy and sweet with an astringency that is hard to deny. Chilled though it is, well, the beer I expected it to be. Low bitterness with just a hint of peppery spice and fresh mown grass. Not much here but it minces with the best of the lawn-mower beers. Ok! (37,5cL, BB 01/07/15, The Liquor Shed, Jandakot)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Koelschtrinker (12645) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - JUN 16, 2011
Auch meinen zweiten Fiji-Test verdanke ich Doppelbock. Das Bitter ist definitiv kräftiger als das Gold, was ihm gut steht. Der malzig-herbe Antrunk ist durchaus auch bei heimischen Biere zu finden. Der Abgang allerdings ist weiterhin wässrig und wird nur durch eine leichte Bitterkeit unterstützt. Test vom 25.4.2006, Gebinde: Dose Noten: 8,12,9,7,6,9 - 8,90

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
reebtogi (4809) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 2, 2013
375ml bottle pours a pale golden color with a finger and a half of white head that leaves very little lacing on the glass. Aroma is grainy and grassy with a hint of citrus. Taste is a grainy malty sweetness with a grassy hop and light citrus bitterness. Light bodied with good carbonation which tickles the tongue. A typical brew for the style.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sarlacc83 (1364) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 3, 2014
Country tick from a work friend who went on vacation. Woo -woo! A: Big carbonation, yellow color with a large fluffy head. N: Grainy with some pilsener malt. Grass, toffee, biscuit. A touch of flowers. T: Biscuity bread with a pale malt sweetness. Some off tastes, but nothing deep. M: Light and watery. Well-carbed. O: Inoffensive. Looks to me like the canning helped keep this from getting skunked, and it actually surprised me how well it does as a boring beach beer rather than something horrific.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dudar (103) - Minsk, BELARUS - FEB 6, 2011
golden lager, small head. grain and corn in the nose and taste, light body, inoffensive bitterness, grassy hops. Strangely enough enjoyable, maybe because Fiji was so damn hot!

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkel07 (4299) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 25, 2011
375ml can. This beer is everywhere in Fiji. Quite good colour for a pale lager , a little cloudy with a white foam cap. Grain and cereal in the aroma , no surprises there. Some sweetness in the mouth and a moderate level of bitterness.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
smmaaren (335) - NORWAY - AUG 11, 2013
37,5 cl bottle from a friend. Pours golden with a white head. Tasty lager that works well with light food.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
pintbypint (2940) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 1, 2013
375ml brown bottle. Clear gold pour, small white head. Nose has sweet malt, bit of straw and grain. Taste is grainy, straw notes, light grass. Light grassy aftertaste, typical light body and high carbonation for style. Not bad really, has a bit more hop flavour and bitterness than usual for the style.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
GodOfThunder (1248) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUN 23, 2014
Fiji tick! Whoop whoop! Thanks to my boy Phil for bringing this back for me. Always fun to tick booty beer from foreign lands. Really, it wasn’t that horrible. Drank it by the pool and enjoyed it.


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