Brewed by Athenian Brewery (Heineken)
Style: Pale Lager
Athens, Greece


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RATINGS: 302   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.14   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Alfa Hellenic Beer is a lager beer, with 5% alcohol content with it’s authentic Greek name and origin, that make it more familiar to Greeks and non-Greeks around the world. It is refreshing, easy to drink and brings to ones memory the authentic taste of Greece! Alfa’s unique light gold color and rich foam is the ultimate pleasure-maker. It is made of high quality natural ingredients (water, barley malt, hops and yeast) and its packaging is distinctive, with the bottle being a more modern version of the original Alfa bottle.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
charule (1524) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Greece. Poured gold yellow with almost no head. Aroma of lager malt sweet. Med carb and bod. Similar sweet taste. Bleh

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
rgf001 (191) - München, GERMANY - JUN 30, 2014
No discernible aroma. Clear pale straw with nice white bread that disappears quickly leaving a bit of lacing. Watery malt taste. Light palate. Dry finish. Drinkable. You may enjoy it if fan of american light lagers with minimum flavor otherwise skip.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
serjaymz (105) - Istanbul, TURKEY - JUN 22, 2014
Şişe, @istanbul. Beyaz, kalıcı olmayan bir köpük, hafif koyu saydam sarı bir renk. Koku düz ve malt ağırlıklı, tipik standart pilsner. Tadım yine düz ve malt ağırlıklı, aroma veya şerbetçiotu acılığı içermiyor, gazlılık yok gibi.. Standart bir pilsner..

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
WSCH (10) - - JUN 22, 2014

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
gyllenbock (5668) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 13, 2014
Bottle in Athens, June 2014. Clear golden with a medium white head. Sweet with bread, some light citrus and corn. Thin and basic.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Armadill0 (298) - FINLAND - JUN 7, 2014
Bottle. Light yellow with a white head. Aroma is light with citrus and hay. Taste has citrus, grain and hay. Properly bitter though too watery.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bwa5879 (789) - Portage, Michigan, USA - JUN 4, 2014
Dark golden yellow pour with just a bit of white head. Scent of euro metallic hops, lager yeast, some carmel and lemon, kind of apple-y overall. Soft carbonation with a dry astringent finish. Taste of metallic hops, lemon-y and a bit of carmel. Nice and refreshing with a little bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Splitenz (338) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 2, 2014
I’m actually oddly fond of this one. There’s nothing really special about it, but I like the look of it (specially the cans they way they looked in 2012) and I have some fine memories of summer in Corfu. It pours a very clear golden pilsner colour, quite carbonated with a fair head. A little grassy and not too sweet. Good bite on the tongue and a passable bitterness. Works well where it is intended to be enjoyed, in Greece, under the Sun.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
nilsas (2155) - Bryne, NORWAY - MAY 26, 2014
Syrlig duft av malt. Klar gyllen farge. Lite skum. Frisk og letgdrukket med en litt syrlig smak.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
madmitch76 (17487) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2014
24th May 2014
Clear bright pale gold beer, small white head. Palate is light and crisp. Clean pale malts, whisper of something hoppy. Crisp minerally finish. Inoffensive.

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