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Premium Lager - Coopers Brewery Limited

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BA SCORE
75
okay

127 Ratings
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Ratings: 127
Reviews: 99
rAvg: 3.21
pDev: 16.51%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Australia

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jarmby1711 on 03-27-2006)
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Reviews by soju6:
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soju6

Missouri

2.85/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A: Pours a pale golden color with a small head that fades to no real lacing.

S: Mild aroma of malt sweetness and grain. not bad, just a bit bland.

T: Taste of some malt sweetness and grain. There is a mild bitterness and a fairly clean finish.

F: Light body, low carbonation, pretty boring.

O: Not a bad beer, just reminds me of a typical Euro Lager. Non-offensive probably best on a hot summer day.

Serving type: bottle

09-09-2012 04:40:34 | More by soju6
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Latarnik

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -6.5%

05-26-2014 14:16:37 | More by Latarnik
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Kroehny_Loves_Hops

Australia

2/5  rDev -37.7%

05-08-2014 01:59:22 | More by Kroehny_Loves_Hops
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Twpsyn

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +9%

05-07-2014 22:56:33 | More by Twpsyn
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Durandal_777

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +24.6%

04-30-2014 17:43:44 | More by Durandal_777
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CrazyDavros

Australia

2.15/5  rDev -33%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Pours gold with a small fading white head.
Nose shows hay, sweet light malt, vegetal characters and bready notes.
Similar flavours, more hay and sweet light malt with cooked vegetable notes. Needs some hop character.
Carbonation could really be higher.
Not great.

Serving type: bottle

01-29-2014 08:43:07 | More by CrazyDavros
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BillRoth

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev +1.2%

12-07-2013 18:13:59 | More by BillRoth
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jaydoc

Kansas

2.75/5  rDev -14.3%

11-12-2013 04:36:24 | More by jaydoc
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dgherm

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -6.5%

09-08-2013 12:46:59 | More by dgherm
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rabbitguy

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -14.3%

08-24-2013 20:24:29 | More by rabbitguy
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EBeckett3

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -6.5%

08-10-2013 03:38:29 | More by EBeckett3
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Noelito76

New York

3/5  rDev -6.5%

08-06-2013 01:44:48 | More by Noelito76
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Olek4374

Alberta (Canada)

3.36/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

My liquor store in Edmonton recently got a bunch of Australian beers. While I like the idea, the six packs are really, really expensive. I decided to tear them open and sell them as singles and chose to be the first customer of this one here.

The bottle is cool, and the label looks almost a little shiny. It pours a very cool looking shade of yellow with a compelling orange glow to it - this is a shade I don't think I've encountered yet in any pale lager, but it's awesome to say the least. The aroma is faint and has a sweet, malty undertone to it. It's not the sort of smell that makes me say "damn!", but then again very few beers like this do.

The beer proclaims that it is "all malt", a term I don't see used much in Canada, so I googled it and found it means that it is brewed with only malt and hops and no adjuncts. I can tell - it doesn't have those corny tones to it that some lesser brews have. I'm sure "stralya" has its fair share of adjunct lagers crawling around, so it seems I've found a decent one. There is a definite sweetness coming from the grain which is balanced well by a hoppy subtlety on my tongue. There is a little of a bitter aftertaste when you start drinking it, but this goes away after a few sips.

Feel is solid - nicely carbonated and it feels like a cloud going down my throat when I drink it - cool to say the least.

It's a fine beer for sure. I don't know if it warrants a repeat purchase, but it's a decent sip on a hot day.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2013 03:42:38 | More by Olek4374
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mrfrancis

Kentucky

3/5  rDev -6.5%

06-25-2013 15:38:53 | More by mrfrancis
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XsoldoutX

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -6.5%

06-10-2013 07:22:11 | More by XsoldoutX
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psruss

Delaware

3.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Just drank straight out of the bottle.

As others have said it's a fairly standard lager similar to a Carlsberg.

Nothing substantial in the way of aroma.

Taste is balanced, but more malt than hops. Very low on the bitterness.

Mouthfeel is good. Does not linger very long, but a fair session beer.

Overall, I think you could drink a good 4-6 of these without much complaints. Not very complex, but a very drinkable lager.

Serving type: bottle

03-10-2013 01:59:50 | More by psruss
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Mumps

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +16.8%

02-19-2013 01:42:42 | More by Mumps
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mungus

Australia

2/5  rDev -37.7%

01-23-2013 14:21:09 | More by mungus
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cliff1066

Virginia

3/5  rDev -6.5%

01-04-2013 17:22:05 | More by cliff1066
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bcsbeer

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -14.3%

12-10-2012 03:19:35 | More by bcsbeer
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mwar

Kentucky

3.25/5  rDev +1.2%

11-27-2012 16:01:40 | More by mwar
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Gtotango

California

2.75/5  rDev -14.3%

11-06-2012 19:07:20 | More by Gtotango
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LJWalker

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev +16.8%

10-31-2012 03:51:25 | More by LJWalker
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Kubrickx

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev +1.2%

09-03-2012 23:56:47 | More by Kubrickx
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -6.5%

07-12-2012 21:31:36 | More by rolltide8425
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Premium Lager from Coopers Brewery Limited
75 out of 100 based on 127 ratings.