Brewed by Augustiner-Bräu
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Munich, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 772   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
A bright export beer, sparkling and fresh at the same time, brewed with noblest raw materials. This high-class product of the Old Bavarian brewing art. A great treat for every beer expert. Ingredients: water, barley malt, hops.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
hauxe (415) - Butzbach, GERMANY - MAR 9, 2016
Pours pale gold with a creamy white head that rapidly collapses in on itself. The aroma is lightly malty and rather herbal. The taste itself has a mild character, with an uneven light malt sweetness and a rather stale, grainy bitterness. A bit of raw alcohol reveals it in the finish which has is unnecessary and disappointing given the relatively low 5.5 abv. Surprisingly robust, almost full bodied, and an undertone of low alcoholic warmth. Tolerable, but disappointing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (21438) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 7, 2016
Bottle swig courtesy of Christian, vielen dank! Missed the appearance, but I assume it had one. Aroma of hay and straw. Taste has white pepper and lemony lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sonotono (248) - torino, ITALY - FEB 2, 2016
Chiarissima, schiuma poco persistente. Odore di cereali, erba. Sapore maltato, amaro delicato finale. Dissetante. Non il mio genere preferito.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lloydy (100) - Worcestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2016
On draught. Not as good as their helles for me. Just a little too sweet and there is a kind of herbal quality to the taste I’m not too sure about.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
tightslice (961) - Redwood City, California, USA - JAN 28, 2016
Bottle from Willow’s Market in Menlo Park, CA. Aroma is mild honey, some mildewy sweet corn, stale herbal things. Taste is an old lozenge that’s lost its healing qualities. Feeling worse as a result.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
peponi (1470) - Hannover, GERMANY - JAN 10, 2016
Aroma: herbs and malty, some honey notes. Appearance: clear golden color and thin white head. Taste: medium herbal bitterness, some malty notes, quite dry and slightly astringent Palate: medium body and medium carbonation, bitter finish. Overall: Average lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kamwitsta (553) - POLAND - JAN 9, 2016
Aroma: hops, a little honey. Appearance: light yellow, clear, head medium-sized, disappears completely within seconds. Taste: sweet, just a bit bitter. Palate: body medium; carbonation below average; finish sweet, a little sticky. Overall: not bad but less than good. The sweetness is of a pleasant kind but there’s too much of it, in the aroma and in the taste, and not enough bitterness to balance it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mudfly (67) - - JAN 2, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 12, 2016 Alla spina, 400 ml. Helles dal bel colore dorato, schiuma compatta a grana fine, al naso malto e note erbacee. Carbonazione media, corpo rotondo, equilibrata, finale secco.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Werckmeister (2216) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - DEC 31, 2015
0,5l bottle at plutzer bräu vienna. BB 04/2016. golden clear shiny colour, small white head. Smells tobacco, cardboardish, not much else, not much else. Medium body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. Tastes malty sweet, cardboard, spices, tobacco. Finishes lightly bitter with notes of tobacco and some cardboard. not too good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mateuszk (2085) - Poznań, POLAND - DEC 23, 2015
Bottle. Pours light yellow in colour, clear with white head. Aroma is pils malt, bread and just a hint of hops. In taste medium sweet, bready with light bitterness. Light body, high carbonation.

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