Brewed by Malt Shovel Brewery (Lion Co.)
Style: Pale Lager
Sydney, Australia


on tap


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RATINGS: 62   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.54/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Trogdor's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Trogdor (197) - Cairns, - NOV 15, 2013
Pale amber with fast dissipating frothy white head. Grassy, lime zest and DMS aromas. Lime and fresh cut green vegetable flavours, malt doesn’t make much of an appearance in the flavour. light, watery, mildly carbonated body with a dry mouthfeel. Over all not a great beer, but might be Australia’s best macro lager? It certainly has more to offer than most of the macro swill out there and it never fails to impress my macro drinking friends.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bitterlady (25) - - JAN 13, 2016
Couldn’t get better flavour to match the heat of today. Probably odd to rate 4 beers in but that’s how long it took to quench me. Rich and balanced on the nose, couldnt wait to throw it down. The flavour hits fast, not complicated just a great balance of earthiness. Corn, old lemon, hop ghosts, one that you could drink well into the night.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ladnewton (1806) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2015
On tap at Charming Squire, Brisbane on 9th September 2015. Gold with white lacing foam. Mild citric hop aroma. Grassy hop and sweet malt in-mouth. Malty, fruity finish. Medium-bodied with a zingy mouthfeel.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
motelpogo (7705) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 3, 2015
bottle from the local bottle-o in stockton. pale golden, clean and thin; dull aroma; low bitterness; extremely boring, no better than standard c.u.b. stuff

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Wim (3664) - Weelde, BELGIUM - AUG 23, 2015
On Holiday gold blond -colored body with a white head and a citrus yeast hop aroma a yeast herby sweet fruity hop taste with a bitter finish

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sm89walt (1947) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - APR 2, 2015
345ml bottle. Pale lemon yellow; fine, facing white head. Clean and fresh but a little dull. Lemony citrus and slightly juicier red apple and grassy hop characters. Light to medium body, medium carbonation with a short, soft intensity finish. The bitterness is low but the pale malts fine so as not to appear watery - just lacks oomph.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TedE (987) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 6, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2015 345ml bottle into glass. Sweet malt nose. Clear yellow/amber with solid white head. Light carbonation. Mineral water mouthfeel. Slight bitter finish with late touch of malt. You could drink this all day. S’alright.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hop_Hedonist (469) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JAN 26, 2015
A fair lager when you’re as thirsty as I was! Easy drinking lemony brew - inoffensive and kinda boring but more drinking pleasure than a lot of macro lagers.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Ngejo (890) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - NOV 1, 2014
Tap. Clear, golden, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, thin feel, lively, & astringent finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kurtos (184) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - OCT 5, 2014
Quite mild and refreshing as a lager should be, and delivers a bit more flavour then alot of locally produced macro lagers, good for a few.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2014
Nice light fruity aroma. Clear golden colour with ok head. Light honey flavour and smooth finish. Light body with medium carbonation.

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