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Brewed by J. Boag & Son (Lion Co.)
Style: Pale Lager
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

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RATINGS: 514   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A European style lager brewed from the finest quality pilsner malts. This beer is fermented at a lower temperature than most Australian lagers, and employs an extended maturation period. These combine together with a mixture of kettle and late hopping to yield a crisp pale lager

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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
petexner (935) - - NOV 18, 2012
Bottle. Nice head,clear golden color. Mild hoppy taste,short palate. Average. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
CurlyJoe (26) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - NOV 28, 2016
Nice crispy clean lager. A good mix of bitter and sweet with nothing offensive. Good all year beer.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DandyWolfFloyd (1172) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 4, 2016
Aroma - spicy hops and cereal malt. Appearance - the body is a clean pale, with some nucleation. The head is white, and around 2/3". The head fades into a foam. Some decent lacing. Taste - has a cereal like malt. Hops are spicy. Palate - light body, smooth texture, the carbonation is average, the finish is crisp and dry.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Steffan (67) - WALES - JUL 29, 2016
Good two finger head, malty character, taste a bit of corn syrup, grain then a slightly bitter follow through. Easy on the palate. Overall a solid fullish lager. I quite liked it.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BlackHaddock (6546) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2016
375ml bottle at the July 2016 Shrewsbury Bottle Share meeting: cheers Mat. Bright, clean and clear golden body with a fast fading white head. Corn led aroma and taste, but not all bad, as it tasted OK, if a little on the sweet side.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
minutemat (4616) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2016
330ml bottle from Discount Supermarket, Cardiff. Pours clear gold, white head. Sweetcorn / syrup aroma. Taste isnt actually that bad, nicely balanced with a mild sweetness, low bitterness and no off-flavours. Would have again.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
KeefOz (1610) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - JUL 13, 2016
BB 13/10/16. Poured a crystal clear golden mid-amber colour with a one- to two-finger bright white frothy head that retained very well and laced well as rings. Aroma of grain and hints of malt; no obvious hops. taste of slightly sweet citrus; no real bitterness; a bit sour as it warms. Light body. Crisp, clean, smooth and refreshing with a moderate length slightly sweet finish. decent enough while cold.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jow (3579) - New York, USA - JUL 9, 2016
Havent had one of these since college down under back around turn of century and since pale lagers go well with Indian food ordered. Norma golden colored. Nose is faint hops and light grains. Tastes of grains, hint of piney hops, touch of malt. No off flavors and refreshing enough for what it is.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
FrankZappa7 (500) - GERMANY - MAY 8, 2016
08-May-2016-0,75 L Flasche. Sattes Goldgelb, klar, weisser Schaum. Aroma: Getreidig. Antrunk: Malzig, weinig. Flach.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nybol (1519) - DENMARK - APR 24, 2016
Er det vrd for HKH Mary at flytte til Danmark, eller er llene bedre p Tasmanien? Denne l er frisk i det, mildt humlet, og har en smag er blomster. En lagerl i den bedre ende. HKH Mary behver benbart ikke rejse hertil for at f godt l, men der kan vre der er andet der trkker. Der gives et halvt point for at man kan dreje kapslen af. godt tnkt!

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
LRonCupboard (43) - ENGLAND - APR 18, 2016
Bottle on Manly Fast Ferry. Paired with a bag of original thins, which works.Green colour as I am drinking from the bottle. Could be worse for its style. Fairly refreshing, at least some hoppy taste, pleasant carbonation. Ultimately tastes of very little though.


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