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33 Export - VBL Tien Giang Limited (Fosters)

Not Rated.
33 Export33 Export

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BA SCORE
67
poor

229 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 229
Reviews: 134
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 21.15%
Wants: 3
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
VBL Tien Giang Limited (Fosters) visit their website
Viet Nam

Style | ABV
Dortmunder / Export Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jackndan on 08-17-2002)
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Photo of flagmantho
2.91/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.75

Poured from 12oz bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance: medium golden hue with no haze and a very strong effervescence. Head is a finger of frothy white foam. Not too bad.

Smell: sweetish malt with a little bit of an adjuncty and plasticy character. A bit bland; not the worst thing in the world, though.

Taste: like the aroma, there's not a lot going on in the flavor department past a little bit of sweetness and a little bit of bitterness. I would not go so far as to say there is any hop flavor, though. It's not disgusting, but it doesn't really appeal to me.

Mouthfeel: light body with a decent carbonation and creaminess.

Overall: this beer is uninspiring to me, but it's also not terrible. It's hot out today, which is contextually appropriate, but even that doesn't strongly help its drinkability.

Photo of ThomasKoren
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of AdamArvizo
3.75/5  rDev +34.4%

Photo of user785335
2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

Photo of tykechandler
3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

Photo of Burkbom23
2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of leffeblind
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of ale207
2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of tdm168
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of jsh420
3/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of TappaKeggaBrew
3.19/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

A: Clear, light gold color, with half a finger of white head; lacing is nil.

S: Grassy notes, with faint grain aromas. Hints of floral hops. Nothing powerful here.

T: There's a brief moment of sweet and bready malt, but if you blink you'll miss it. It's followed by another brief moment of tartness, then a mild but lingering bitterness from slightly spicy hops takes over through the finish.

M: Moist, but nicely carbonated. Refreshing, with a hint of dryness. By far, the mouthfeel is the best attribute of this beer.

O: Decent for what it is: A thirst-quenching lager designed to cool you down on a hot day, or pair with a salty, spicy bowl of Vietnamese phở noodle soup.

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3/5  rDev +7.5%

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4/5  rDev +43.4%

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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

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2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +34.4%

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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +25.4%

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2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

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2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

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1.75/5  rDev -37.3%

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3/5  rDev +7.5%

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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

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2.75/5  rDev -1.4%

33 Export from VBL Tien Giang Limited (Fosters)
67 out of 100 based on 229 ratings.