Brewed by Heineken (France)
Style: Pale Lager
Rueil-Malmaison, France


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RATINGS: 465   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Brewed by Heineken (France) - the licence holders. Also brewed in Heineken's brewery in Morroco and under licence by Tien Giang in Vietnam.
Also known as "333", but it's the same beer.
A light-coloured pilsner, "33" Export is slightly sweeter than other beers and particularly refreshing.
Gravity: 11.4 ° P
Alcohol: 4.8% by volume
Bitterness: 22 EBU
Colour: 9 EBC

Flipbrewer's rating

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Flipbrewer (33) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUL 25, 2004
(Rating # 33) Bottled Sparklingly clear light gold color. Poured an average sized frothy white head that lasted about 10 minutes before dissipating to thin layer; fair lacing. Aroma was cidery and slightly woody with a trace of rice starchiness. It also had an odd dirty, rubbery character that smelled a bit like an eraser. Started moderately sweet and lightly acidic with a moderate bitterness that lasted through to the finish. Middle had a cherry like fruitiness that appeared briefly. Finish and aftertaste had some odd notes: pleasantly dry and bready at first but soon after a subtle off-flavor emerged that had stale, fishy character to it. A strangely medicinal alcohol warmth also appeared which seemed out of place for a low ABV beer (4.9%). Bitterness in the aftertaste took on a harsh clinging quality that lingered in the back of the throat. Palate was light to medium with a somewhat watery texture and a lively carbonation. Can’t say I would have this one again.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
AlfredoGarcia (222) - Santiago, CHILE - JAN 19, 2016
24 cl. Bought in a random store in Marrakesh. Sweet smell of hops? Clear golden with low white head. Insipid taste, very waterish. Bad beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
hman43 (799) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - JAN 2, 2016
It pours straw and clear. The head is extremely white and disappears quickly. It has aromas of grass and that’s about it. It has flavors of grass, with a bready malt character. It is balanced with a sweet, yet dry sting to it.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
TomTron (447) - South Carolina, USA - DEC 27, 2015
There are no redeeming factors about this beer. It looks, smells and tastes like a typical pale lager. Only thing I can take from it is that it’s a "Vietnamese" beer, and I can’t think of another one that I’ve tried.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ordybill (936) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - DEC 20, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass. The appearance is a clear light golden yellow, not a good start. The aroma is watery with a grain smell. The taste is stale and not good at all. Incredibly poor quality beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
MBlessing (476) - Württemberg, GERMANY - OCT 13, 2015
Aus der 0,33 Dose, kaum Geruch, Geschmack flach leicht süßlich wenig herb

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
VDuquerroux (911) - Airvault, FRANCE - SEP 29, 2015
Can 33cL. Home. A sparkling clear orange yellow beer with a medium white head ; average retention. Just a few bubbles. Landcape of grain, herbal note, metallic note. Light sweet, bitter note, no refreshing. Light body, thin texture, soft to flat carbonation, short sweet finish, herbal note. Overall, poor, drinkable grainy beer, herbal note ; no refreshing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Calisky (2161) - ALSACE, FRANCE - SEP 17, 2015
Couleur dorée, bonne mousse. Nez malté, note de houblon. Gout légèrement malté assez aqueux. Pas horiible

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
csaso (1892) - Missouri, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Bottle (Vietnam version) - average size foamy head, pale straw color, pretty typical pale lager aroma and flavor of corn and light malt, maybe slightly better than your typical pale lager

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
smaynard6000 (876) - Apopka, Florida, USA - AUG 5, 2015
bottle. Pours a sparkling golden color with rapidly disappearing white head. Sweet aroma of grain and adjunct fermentables like corn. Sweet flavor along the lines of malt liquor. Thin and light bodied. Typical fizzy yellow pale lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Itzjerm (1901) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Very simple beer like flavor. Nothing special. Thin fading head. Malty over carbed. toasty. Meh.

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