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Foster's Lager - Foster's Group Limited

Foster's LagerFoster's Lager

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BA SCORE
61
poor

1,340 Ratings
THE BROS
58
awful

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1340
Reviews: 561
rAvg: 2.55
pDev: 24.71%


Brewed by:
Foster's Group Limited visit their website
Australia

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 07-10-2001)
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Reviews by mjurney:
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mjurney

Texas

3.55/5  rDev +39.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

[Appearance]: Pale straw color, Crystal clear, well carbonated, soapy head, leaves a little lacing on the glass.
[Smell]: sweet grainy, corn, some hint of bitter hops.
[Taste]: Sweet grainy up front, mild cooked corn, I could detect some hint of raw nut, nice hoppy bite at the end.
[Mouthfeel]: Very crisp, nice carbonation, clean hoppy finish, very smooth.
[Drinkability]: Drinkability is nice.

Serving type: can

06-06-2010 20:57:38 | More by mjurney
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Foster's Lager Beer 25 oz oil can $2.29(OH)

25 oz oil can poured into a stemless white wine glass. freshness date clearly marked on bottom of can.

pours almost a straw yellow color. less than two fingers of bright white thin head. giving way to little to no lacing.

it smells very adjunct. i smell cereal grains like corn. a slight grassy pilsner smell and a slight metallic twang. a malty sugary smell also.

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Foster's Lager from Foster's Group Limited
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