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


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RATINGS: 1839   WEIGHTED AVG: 2   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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."

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
beer_rookie (146) - Arkansas, USA - MAR 28, 2015

Oil can review

Appearance, I donít like it because the oil can gives a bad pour, I spilled it all over everything. But Iíll rate it a tad higher just because. Very nice beautiful color, and a pretty thick foamy short lived head.

Taste. Well, itís pretty good. Pretty smooth. Pretty drinkable. Mostly grain flavors, although I canít tell what they are.

Mouthfeel is medium light. Slightly slick. Smooth, but slightly bitter finish.

Overall. Itís not a bad beer. Itís better than most people rate it. Iíve had it before and itís better than I remember! Cheers, mate!!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
nihtila (1815) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 26, 2015
18.10.2014. 4.7% version. Pours golden with white head. Aroma and taste have some grain, grass and light malts and hops. Light. Basic.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Obfuscate (290) - Minneapolis, - MAR 25, 2015
Been a while since I had a Fosters oil can and will probably be even longer before I have another.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
YantarCoast (508) - Moscow, RUSSIA - MAR 25, 2015
330ml can, tried in Kyoto, Japan in early May 2014. Pours gold with a small white head. Malty aroma. Standard thin bodied lager that is drinkable if cold enough. Canít remember if this is better or worse than the UK version.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
McSherman (339) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - MAR 16, 2015
Bewertung importiert von Bier index: 6 / 6 / 5 / 5 / 6 / 4 / 3 / 6 / 55

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
willisread (917) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 8, 2015
Faint hoppy aroma present. Clear golden yellow color. Lots of carbonation. Not any flavor to speak about at all. Watery.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
pricey290483 (690) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2015
not for me not much in the aroma normal mass produced taste but very cheap and easy to find

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
panzerwolf (199) - FINLAND - FEB 21, 2015
Pours clear gold. Slight bit of bitterness, some malts, but overall a kind of watery kind of beer that doesnít really bother you or impress you. Tinge of bitterness is nice, though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
teromous (119) - - FEB 16, 2015
Review of one of the large cans.

Appearance: Perfectly transparent with a bright golden colored body under a thick fluffy head that stands up for a long time. Great visible carbonation. It looks perfect.

Aroma: Mild spicy hop aroma and that familiar lager tinge. I can clearly pick out the spicy hop aroma though.

Taste: Iím literally picking up no flavor at all. Thereís a bit of a cereal flavor at the end, but even that is watered down. It really does taste just like water. I wonít give it a 1 because it doesnít taste disgusting, it literally just has no flavor...and Iím not saying that to be mean. Iím looking for flavor of any kind and I get none.

Mouthfeel: Itís crisp but it doesnít give much presence in the mouth. Average at best.

Overall: Skip this beer. An adjunct lager does not mean the beer has to be flavorless, which this is. I recommend passing on it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
kevinator (1431) - The Colony, Texas, USA - FEB 15, 2015
Sadly, this beer falls into the same unexciting category of most pale lagers. No real aroma with a slight hint of corn. Unattractive light yellow color with a lot of effervescence. Light watery palate. Taste was bland and slightly grainy with hints of corn or rice. Better than most American macros, but thatís not saying much.

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