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

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RATINGS: 1874   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."


Dacrza's rating

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Dacrza (837) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Date tasted: July 11, 2013... Glassware: 22oz. pilsner... Occasion: SHARKNADO....Appearance: clear golden orange body with sporadic effervescence; white head is uneven, rocky and thin--as my wife notes, though, the oil can it emanates from is attractive in the holder’s hand ... Aroma: metallic corn ping; otherwise, adjunct vapors... Palate: oily smooth body--easy drinking with gassy deposits--ugh... Taste: toasted oats and lager malts make a rather empty dry tasting flavor; could be made in an American macro factory for all we the consumer know... Overall: the can instructs one to play Aussie bocce--this alone says much about the beer’s intended patronage and its intentions; befitting Sharknado, this beer goes down smoothly yet predictably, like the Aussie who is gnawed upon only to be sucked away at the film’s end by the impending tornado....I can live with this beer and its "imported" novelty....


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Svesse (7764) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2016
(Draught at Hotel Vivanta By Taj, Gurgaon, India, 5 August 2016) Pale golden colour with frothy, white head. Malty nose with bread, grain, hay and boiled vegetables. Malty, slightly fruity taste with notes of bread, grain, corn, grass and typical macro notes. Medium body, fairly dry. Bland and boring.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Werckmeister (2067) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - AUG 15, 2016
0,5l from tap shared by a friend. yellow clear shiny colour, medium white head. smells rather watery, light cardboard, grainy. medium body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. tastes citric, light fruity, some plums. dishes a but bitter sweet with light peppery notes and light plums. ok but not overwhelming, rather watery.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
mike67 (1093) - , New Jersey, USA - JUL 25, 2016
22 oz can. Pours pale straw with tall, long lasting, fluffy, white head and lively carbonation. Aroma is of sweet malt. Body is light and crisp. Taste is of something I’m not sure what. Finish is short, barely noticeable. Standard macro crap.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Kobracai (105) - 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 (622) - 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 (413) - 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 (169) - , 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 (1380) - 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 (4) - 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 (836) - 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.


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