Brewed by Tooheys (Lion Co.)
Style: Pale Lager
Lidcombe, Australia


on tap


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RATINGS: 401   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.02   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Is lightly hopped flavor complemented by a good balance between bitter and sweet tastes. Enhanced thirst-quenching qualities and high drinkability.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Wim (3202) - Weelde, BELGIUM - SEP 16, 2015
Along with Yves at his home golden blond colored body with a white head and with a herby hops aroma a herby hop fruity bitter taste with a bitter finish

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Yves (2556) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - SEP 12, 2015
Shared with wim at my home. Clear blond colored beer with small white head and lots of carbonation. Full sparkling palate. Finish is hopped bitter sweet.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
saltyfrog (6) - Baulkham Hills, AUSTRALIA - SEP 4, 2015 does not count
Along the same veins as VB. Really rubbish mass produced beer here in Australia. Some old timers have a sentimental attachment to it because they have been getting drunk on it for the last 40 years. Doesn’t seem have the same level of loyal following as VB but some people keep drinking because that is what they have always been drinking. You can drink it if you have to but personally I wouldn’t recommend it. It is light on the palate with only an unpleasant yeasty mildly bitter taste.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
jamaty (1447) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 8, 2015
Lager normal sin nada que aportar, tipico aspecto, nulo aroma y sabor plano. Refresca y punto.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
DavidAust (46) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 29, 2015
Typical of mainstream Australian mass produced beer. Mild and inoffensive if served super cold to keep away the nasty flavours. Will quench your thirst after mowing the lawn, or cheap enough (comparing to other Australian home produced beer only) to mix with lemonade to make a shandy / radler. But be gentle with the lemonade as there isn’t much flavour in the beer - so you will drown it out if you put in more than a quarter of the volume. If you are a beer connoisseur or simply used to stronger brews - avoid this one. Only drink at about 1-2 degrees Celsius and drink quickly.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beer_Barron (5) - AUSTRALIA - APR 2, 2015 does not count
Dark yellow colour, strong and bitter flavours throughout. Very ’hoppy’ with subtle yet rich barley flavours. 6/10 bitterness with a slight sweet aftertaste. Strong honest beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
anstei (447) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - MAR 9, 2015
UPDATED: MAR 10, 2015 On tap. Pours pale golden. No aroma to speak of. Taste is watery bitter, a bit of corny hops. Nothing outstanding, but better than other Australian ?standard? pub beers.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Morboso (128) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2015
Typical mass produced swill, good on cold day, a few small unpleasant flavours in there tho - wet cardboard/weetbix or something.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
TedE (592) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - DEC 19, 2014
250 ml (!) bottle into glass. Slight aroma. Big head fading, light body, thin feel, average carbonation. Not much lacing. Not as metallic as XXXX, nor as vomitous as VB but still not very pleasant.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
hank37 (193) - banksia grove, AUSTRALIA - NOV 13, 2014
Paraburdoo pub y’all. Slight bready tasty stale nose with small malty punch and high carbonation. Shite.

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