Foster's Lager | Foster's Group Limited

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62
poor
2,011 Ratings
THE BROS
59
awful
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Foster's Group Limited
Australia
fosters.com.au

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by kbub6f on 07-10-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,011
Reviews:
635
Avg:
2.6
pDev:
24.62%
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
321
For Trade:
0
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Photo of Stout_Scout
3.9/5  rDev +50%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of 2D2F
5/5  rDev +92.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

looks like I'm by myself on this one....I love this beer!

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Photo of jbehlar
4.35/5  rDev +67.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Stockatron
1.52/5  rDev -41.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Just another truly awful bland lager. You cant find it anywhere in Australia, I guess its just contract brewed everywhere ... the recipe is probably pretty simple. The bigs cans you can get in the US are hilarious though, thumbs up for that, makes me remember the Simpsons. Perhaps its best drunk over a game of knifey spooney !!

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Photo of Jlabs
2.85/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of monkist
2.65/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of IBUBrew
2.23/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of 94rocker1
2.95/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Johncnh
2.74/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Golfontap
3.29/5  rDev +26.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BeerTest
2.44/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Photo of chriswjr
2.62/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of fthegiants
1.65/5  rDev -36.5%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of TerryMills
2.5/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Goes down easy like all lagers but has a bit of a burnt corn aftertaste..

Pretty sweet and not a lot of flavor other than the lingering burnt corn .

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Photo of craigbelly
2.69/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Hackattack
2.88/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Another one of those beers that used to be an import. Now they use the original recipe but brew it in another country from where it was born . It is not all that bad though.

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Photo of JohnTurano
2.62/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of gandres
2.72/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

750 mL can poured to pint glass
Sight: light amber golden liquid, medium white foam dissipates quickly
Smell: Malty
Taste: low bitterness, some sweetness
Fell: good carbonation, abrupt finish
Overall: good beer, ok to repeat, but not look for
drank: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 9:03 PM

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Photo of jagada
3/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of meanmutt
3.11/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Kriztofuhr
2.33/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2

Look - Clear yellow in color, quickly vanishing thin white head, no lacing.

Smell - Sweet corn syrup, grain, metallic

Taste - Thin malt body, very odd and off-putting sweetness, almost an overly ripe/rotten white grape flavor, finishes with the lingering sweetness

Feel - Light body, sufficient carbonation, could be more crisp

Overall - No idea what's going on here. I bought a can so I know it couldn't be skunked. The borderline offensive sweetness makes this unenjoyable.

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Photo of TrojanRB
2.73/5  rDev +5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of nater919
1.17/5  rDev -55%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Photo of ThisSeasonsWaifu
2/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of mdargis
3.04/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

A - Golden in color and produce a small head
S - Sweet taste
T - Taste is easy to enjoy, no bitterness
M - light to medium
O - I love the can, nice and big like me, great for a warm day

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