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Brewed by Fosters Brewing (CUB)
Style: Pale Lager
Southbank, Victoria, Australia

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1819   WEIGHTED AVG: 2   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Filtered and pasteurised. Available with added carbon dioxide in keg, can and bottled formats. First brewed in 1887.
Available in Britain as Export.
"A light-coloured lager style, it presents full malt character with a balanced clean hop bitterness. Combined with a slightly hoppy, but yeasty/malty nose, Foster's lager is a full bodied beer with excellent drinkability."


1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
sethdude (704) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 22, 2002
Not too good. tasted like it was packaged in a sardine tin. The seaffood/metal taste was crap. I drank half the can and gave the rest to my friend.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
gpolice99 (32) - Arizona, USA - APR 17, 2002
I LOVE this beer,has a a bit of a strong aftertaste, but I dont think its as bland as other reviewers. different tastes mate!

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
JoeM500 (1907) - Crown Point, Indiana, USA - APR 14, 2002
fizzy, fizzy, fizzy, tinny, rusty, tinny, tinny. The oil can adds even more tinnyness to this dreadful mix.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
grymy (105) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - APR 14, 2002
foster, australians, yeah we know nothing about beer

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Nate (3806) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 12, 2002
Australian for mediocre. Cold from the tap, it’s passable with dinner. Metallic from the oil can - cheap drink.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
hennes (934) - Fountain, Michigan, USA - APR 12, 2002
This is actually the best beer on tap at the place I like to go for fish fries and, on tap and very cold, is pretty good with a pile of smelt. Otherwise, and especially out of those oil cans, it’s pathetic - no body to speak of and a terrible tinny aftertaste.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
chug18799 (36) - Lakewood, Ohio, USA - APR 10, 2002
Overly bitter taste at the end completes this overrated beer. It’s not even brewed in Australia (nor is it drunk there).

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tom Servo (424) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - APR 7, 2002
Looks fine, tastes alright, but the smell is way too much like urine. Oh, well. Australians are all criminals anyway.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MikeF (538) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - APR 6, 2002
Not Bad.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ampp (155) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - APR 5, 2002
tastes like many other mass-produced lagers. it isn’t too bad. A slightly bitter aftertaste with a little ’nut’ flavor to it. might go well with snacks on a hot summer day. And like Budweiser, the cool advertising far outweighs the actual product


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