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Brewed by Carlton & United Breweries (CUB)
Style: Pale Lager
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 664   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.9   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Victoria Bitter has been Australia’s favorite full strength beer brand for many years. VB, as it is widely known, was launched in the 1890s and since then has developed a reputation as a great beer with a tradition of rewarding Australians who work and play hard.

The alcohol percentage went down from 4.8% to 4.6% in 2009.


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2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Nordcore (1093) - Lyngen alps, - OCT 16, 2012
Bottle 37,5cl. Golden, clear with a large white head. Malt and light straw aroma with light hops. Medium bitter taste, with a metallic ending. a bit watery.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
miggle (226) - Fürth, GERMANY - MAR 28, 2015
Red shiny golden color. Weak foam. Malty smell of dry hay and caramel. Taste starts sweet and becomes bitter in the end. Emerald a little bit flat.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
adamnowek (444) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 27, 2015
Light, malty, and carbonated. Really not special at all. At least the bottle is cool, I guess.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Fisler (107) - GERMANY - MAR 23, 2015
Hält, was es verspricht. Angenehm bitter, leichte Süße, schöne Flasche mit Drehkronkorken. Das passt schon - Flaschenbier halt.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
16erBlech (151) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - MAR 1, 2015
0,375 bottle from beerbottle.eu. Has some strange, unusual taste. I guess I wont drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Beer_buster55 (8) - - MAR 1, 2015 does not count
This beer has the aroma of an old man’s fart. Watery, tasteless and the only other thing it gives is a horrible headache.

1.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
txspartan (973) - Wilrijk, BELGIUM - FEB 7, 2015
Moudly grass and cut hay aroma. Malty, slightly bitter, some sweet notes like honey, a little spice.

1.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
jdjuice (389) - Kumamoto, JAPAN - JAN 26, 2015
Pours a respectable amber with minimal head. Smells cinnamony, apple cider, with slight sourness. Doesn’t taste good. Slightly sour, weak, watery, not very good.

1.1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
TedE (287) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 3, 2015
375ml bottle at Brisbane Airport. Nose is vegetables and metal. Taste is cold water, slight hops. Horrible aftertaste-all metallic spritz. Under no circumstance allow this beer to get warm.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
waiake (301) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 31, 2014
330ml can poured frothy light gold with grainy straw aroma taste is grainy sweetish carbonated bit bitter average nothing flash

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
peponi (582) - Krakow, POLAND - DEC 5, 2014
Aroma: herbs, roasted malts, honey. Appearance: clear golden color, white head. Appearance: medium bitterness (heather, herbs), flowers notes, some caramel, dry and watery. Palate: low body and high carbonation, herbal finish. Overall: Nothing special, actually average stuff.


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