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Brewed by Royal (Heineken UK)
Style: Pale Lager
Manchester, England

bottled
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RATINGS: 215   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.64   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Brewed under licence by Heineken in the UK at Royal brewery, Manchester and, formerly, at Berkshire brewery, Reading. Launched in the UK in 1981.
Filtered and pasteurised and available artificially carbonated in kegs, bottles and cans.
The original Australian version is available as Export at around 5% abv.


0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
iamspike (2) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014 does not count
Terrible not good at all. Think its bland and crap. Not very high in percentage. Also no flavor.

0.9
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Stout4stout (13) - neath, WALES - SEP 1, 2014
Rank disgusting stuff. Fosters should pay people to drink it. I wonder if the stuff they sell in Oz is totally different as I can’t believe that the entire country would drink it as their 1st choice of lager if it tastes as bad as the stuff they sell in the UK?

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MichaelAwesome (4082) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 3, 2014
Simple as it gets with a quite high drinkability, some malty moments, balanced carbo and sweetish background. Nothing special at all.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
McTapps (4082) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 3, 2014
Pours out of the bottle in a light golden colour with steady big head and medium body. Aroma of hops and citrus. Taste of mild hops, citrus, grass and a light bitterness. Medium bitter finish. Refreshing, not a bad one.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
christhoel (61) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2014
The best australian lager available at the moment . i find it a good thirst quencher but not to much taste can be drank like pop...lol. a nice amber colour with a carbonated head that sees to hang around . For the price of 24 cans for £10 its not so bad to have in has a fridge filler . A nice average lager

1.1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Philym (999) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Appearance: Clear golden amber with finger thick white head. Aroma: Corn, wheat, mineral, syrup. Taste: Low/medium sweetness with low bitter and sourness. Palate: Light/medium grainy texture, light body, average carbonation, abrupt wheat, corn non finish. Comments: Bland.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
tinylightsrecs (189) - - MAY 26, 2014
Can from Co-op Wooler. Pours light yellow colour. Tastes of absolutely nothing at all. Fine if ice cold, but other than that not one I can imagine anyone choosing over ANY other beer

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
chrisklintworth (23) - - MAY 24, 2014
cereal malt, not really much hops aroma, quite watery and light, white creamy head, clear golden colour, medium bitter taste, overall very average but not terrible for a megabrew lager

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
nickel (270) - - MAY 11, 2014
Mainstream pale lager. Nothing special at all. Weak taste of grain and malt. Too carbonated

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
sturmthis (444) - Ohio, USA - MAR 23, 2014
On tap in Germany at Laxness Arena. Almost no aroma. Clear golden color. It tastes like water. Weaker than the version in the USA.


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