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Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Pale Lager
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands

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RATINGS: 1273   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.88   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A special light beer containing only 3.5% alcohol and approximately 35% fewer calories than regular lager beer. But every bit as thirst-quenching and refreshing.


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
puboflyons (2542) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 21, 2015
From the bottle. Surprised I have not rated this until now. Pale yellow color with a modest white fizzy head. Light toasted barley malt and clean hop note. Thin, watery body. Grainy taste with thin clean hop finish. A pretty typical light beer which I drank from time to time years ago.

0.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
KamGoPro (157) - Texas, USA - FEB 19, 2015
No aroma, lack of flavor is offset by a light bitternes that is lingering like Natural light

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Cimbasso (328) - - JAN 19, 2015
A very bland thirst quencher. At least there were no ’off’ flavours. Actually not that bad, but doesn’t really have any taste. Just a very basic lager.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JDBaker11058 (1538) - Maryland, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Appearance: pale, clear gold with a surprising finger of electric white head that stuck around a bit. Aroma: light grainy must, hint of skunk, light pepper. Taste: as the aroma indicates, but slightly sweet. Finish: short, watery, and mineral. Notes: A crappy pale lager as one would expect. Something weird happened, though. The next day I had one straight out of the bottle, directly after a killer workout, and it was much, much more appealing. Tried the same thing the next day: workout followed by a bottle right out of the fridge. It was darn refreshing and actually enjoyable. Maybe its light, watery crappiness makes it the perfect post-workout beer. Upping the score by a full point in return. Extra bottles left over from New Year’s Eve party.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
anstei (323) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - JAN 4, 2015
355ml can on a flight. Pours clear light yellow with a typical European lager foam. Faint nose. Slightly bitter, very watery and a bit foamy. No particular taste to speak of.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
partyfessional (7) - - DEC 30, 2014 does not count
Tastes just like a bud light...just fresher. And at 3.5 abv, this is definitely a session-able beverage. It's okay for what it is.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
waiake (440) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 23, 2014
2.5% alc 330ml bottle pours pale gold with decent laciness grainy aroma & mild taste thats lightly hoppy & watery

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ordybill (665) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - DEC 10, 2014
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass. Aroma- Has the basic grass and corn aroma of light beers Appearance- Has a pale straw color with a white head Taste- A slight sweet flavor with no aftertaste, faint hint of hops Palate- Light bodied thin textured brew with a soft carbonation Overall- Not a great beer but not bad for a "light beer". If you are on a diet and need a beer to go with a meal this would work

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
daniele (6523) - ITALY - NOV 30, 2014
can oro schiuma media discreta persistenza cereale poco amara niente aroma poco corpo

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mike5326 (1139) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Clear golden color, slight white head. Medium grain aroma. Light body with a watery grain flavor and a very light finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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