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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 2.98/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Enjoy the winter with our new specialty WINTER BEER and experience the full-bodied flavor with a mild hop aroma. "As the winter can still take a little longer."


2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ReV2 (147) - Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2012
What lager has to do with winter I don’t know but it’s a winter beer apparently. Straw-coloured with almost no head, quite a bite on the after taste, honey, hops, zest, apple, pear. Gassy - great if you like to belch a lot to impress your mates. Not that your mates will be around if you’re drinking Aldi lager. Hey, wait! I’m not judging you OK?

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
foxo82 (704) - Tamworth (via Leicester), Staffordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2012
Bottle from Aldi, Syston. Light yellow clear. Light aroma. Standard bitter malt taste, dry and salty. Below average.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
MalcolmTucker (748) - SCOTLAND - DEC 22, 2012
A shabby lager. No distinctive characteristics - unless you count ’dull as fuck’ as a characteristic.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tommann (2768) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 18, 2012
500ml bottle. Pours gold with a medium head. Aroma is slightly eggy, grassy hops. Taste has minerals and straw to start. Grassy hop finish, a touch metallic with a little egg on the aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
markas101 (1850) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 16, 2012
50 cl bottle, Sheffield, UK via Aldi. Very light gold, thin head, active carbonation Citrus and clove aroma, some malty bread. Sweet, bright flavour, with a long semi-sweet caramel finish. Not what I was expecting but alright.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (10468) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2012
Bottle, 500ml from Aldi, Banbury. Yellow gold with white head. This is a light, slightly fruity, lemony beer, delicate hop notes and a touch of sweetness. Easy on the palate despite some carbonisation. It’s quite reasonable.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (2213) - GERMANY - DEC 10, 2012
0,5 l bottle BB 09. Oct 13 Bottle NOT from Aldi :-) caramel, bread, hay, citrus, golden, clear, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, light-medium bitter, lightly sour, medium body, slick feel, average carbonation, bitter, long finish Nice Helles - but nothing special

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
spacecube (892) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 3, 2012
Pours very light pilsner colour with a fast disappearing head, average carbonation. Aroma of bready malts leading into some slighly fruity berry like hops, quite sweet & a crisp finish. Decent

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike744 (1) - - DEC 2, 2012 does not count
Forget the Winter snow scene, and just concentrate on beer. Beer purchased from Aldi 50cl of top value beer. This is the taste and mouth feel that makes Bavarian Helles the joy that it is.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
berkshirejohn (4587) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2012
50cl bottle from Aldi. Amber with a loose white head; slightly musty, grassy aroma; fresh grassy flavour with a viscous body, and some honey and toast; and a slight prickle to finish. A rather good lager.


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