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

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 1871   WEIGHTED AVG: 2/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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."


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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerbarella (348) - - NOV 20, 2012
330 ml bottle. Medium white head, clear golden colour. The aroma is a bit bitter with notes of herbs. Mild taste, a little fruity, but fairly neutral overall. A bit of a sparkly palate.


1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Kobracai (96) - FINLAND - JUL 22, 2016
Somewhat watery lager. And I thought that it lost even more in the taste when served chilled. Quite boring, and nowadays I rather go with Karjala from my local store even though you get Foster for 1€ as well.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
pityu (560) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 16, 2016
Bottle - Clear pale yellow colour, small white head. weak malty aromas with some sweetish corn and some weak hops. Taste is quite blank, and a bit too sweetish. Light body, average carbonation, watery mouthfeel and dry finish. Not recommended.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DoctorHU (386) - UKRAINE - JUL 7, 2016
500 ml can. Pours golden with white head. Medium body. Aroma and taste have some grain, grass and light malts and hops.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
bdleedahl (140) - , Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUN 25, 2016
Token bad beer, not much else to say. Worse than every mass produced american lager, by quite a bit. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nybol (1360) - DENMARK - MAY 21, 2016
En tynd omgang the (eller øl), har lidt smag af humle, men ellers ikke noget der smager af andet end "festival-øl".

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
STJUDE1882 (3) - ENGLAND - MAY 19, 2016 does not count
YUK not good think id rather have a glass of water would prob taste better.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
venom666 (815) - Elche, SPAIN - MAY 14, 2016
Pours a clear golden color with medium white head. Sweet aroma and taste, corny, grainy and slightly malty and grassy. Refreshing.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hamirubi (547) - Waarschoot, BELGIUM - MAY 11, 2016
Sample draft at Bar Fénis in Fénis, Italy (7 V 2016) - I think it was a 25cl glass. Golden yellow ale with a white collar. Perfect commercialised lager with some sweet touches and bitter features. The malts are round and are on par with the hops. Really refreshing, being a not too watery quencher. Fine pale lager for sure.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
Popoff91 (82) - Oregon, USA - MAY 10, 2016
25-ounce can in a pilsner glass. A little higher ABV than most typical mass-produced lagers. A little better than Bud-Miller-Coors, but just barely. Can taste the alcohol in it.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
adasko (1767) - Poznan, POLAND - MAY 7, 2016
On a plane. Malty aroma. Typical mass produced lager. Rather clean. Looks quite good though. Golden color, clear, nice head for this kind of beer. A bit of nice-looking lacing. No taste, no bitterness, a bit sweet. Watery, not very pleasant. Don’t really like it.


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