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Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Pale Lager
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands

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RATINGS: 1222   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.88   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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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.


Westmeister's rating

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Westmeister (1538) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 12, 2012
Light lager that for some reason is held in higher esteem than most. Uninteresting but I would probably pick over a bud light. In fact, I would most certainly. Still doesn’t make it desirable.


1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Headbanger (3051) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 22, 2014
Bottle (Old Notes)-Pours a clear golden with a small head. Aroma of skunk and corn. Taste of the same. Not a fan of this imported light brew.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
DeanF (1644) - Nunavut, CANADA - APR 21, 2014
Aroma is all tin and corn. Has a bleached white head with a thin yellow body. Flavour is sour hops with just a hint of aluminum. Weak mouthfeel. Almost offensive, and possibly worse than water.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
boisebeerguy (64) - boise, Idaho, USA - APR 18, 2014
Not bad but not good either. Skunky nose and taste like a normal European lager. Wouldn’t drink again

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
N3lson1 (121) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - APR 6, 2014
Good solid light beer. Don’t go out and purchase Miller light, coors light, or bud light without sampling a six pack of these guys. Very good beer.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
BLADT (224) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - APR 1, 2014
Free at event. From bottle. Aromas is corn and hay. Body is mildly skunked, but not as bad as say a Heineken. Some paper in there too. Decent carbonation. It is what it is.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tstamba (214) - Maryland, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Direct from the bottle at my daughters wedding... Decided to rate it for the occasion... Limited beer options at the venue (Heineken and Bud light). Have not had one of these in years... A light beer with light taste... Good for refreshment while dancing at your daughters wedding!!! Congrats to Jana and Russell.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
GarnotingPete (740) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 14, 2014
Biere limpide, couleur de paille, sans trop de col. Au nez, pas grand chose: du malt pâle, un légère odeur de mouffette... peu amère, sans sucre, assez insipide. Aqueuse, mince à la fin abrupte. La petite sœur de la Coors light.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BlackHaddock (3183) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2014
10th March 2014, British Airways Flight 273: Heathrow to San Diego. The only beers available, this and Heineken, how very British! I had a hire car booked for after the 11 flight, so opted for this offering. First time I have had one since the early 90’s while in Bahrain. Out the can into plastic beaker, it’s a light golden colour with a fast fading white head. Mild hop aroma, mild hop taste. I remember why I’ve not bothered to have one for years. Refreshing but boring and a typical beer of this style, OK if you are driving or don’t want a real beer! Scored kindly because it was free; well, included in the flight cost anyway.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
MRMedellin (173) - Bogota, COLOMBIA - MAR 10, 2014
Clear Golden beer, small head but stable after all. Some barnyard notes predominate when is poured but after a while malt aromas are felt. The taste is watery, light, and almost flavorless.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
lachneger (239) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2014
Gedronken op Alcohol vrij en low Crab avond. Wat een ellende nog erger dan ze volwassen broertje. Kraanwater puur beter


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