Brewed by Brauerei Aying
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Aying, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 1034   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
This beer was first brewed in 1978 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of our brewery. It has a golden-yellow color with a slightly flowery yeast, honey-ish aroma, tastes a little spicy and is full-bodied in initial taste, mild before swallowing and soft with a refined sparkle and fades with a well-balanced hint of bitterness. It is an especially drinkable and harmonious beer. Conrad Seidl, known as the Austrian “Pope of Beers”, on the Jahrhundert-Bier: “It is a malty beer that pronounces the precious earthy quality of malted barley.”

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cristobal37 (762) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 21, 2016
Golden slightly hazy. Really sweet helles. Sugary like honey, malty beer. Nice table beer. No bitterness, really sweet and smooth. Nice but I kinda like when these kinds of beers have a slight bitterness in the finish. This one is all about malts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
phillybass (110) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2016
A damn fine lager. Plenty Of flavor. Tastes malty sweet but not too much. No noticeable hops or aroma. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tekstr1der (349) - New Hampshire, USA - APR 27, 2016
Pours near-clear light golden with a lasting, clingy pillow of whitest head lacing the glass nicely. Aroma is nice with light honey, bread/biscuit and slight grass. Flavor is similarly pleasant - malty and semisweet bread dominate with only a touch of hop to balance. Delicious, and best lager I’ve had.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Erasmus_ro (2454) - Alabama, USA - APR 21, 2016
Bottle, thanks Tuomas. Pours a dark yellow with a good, white head. Aroma is strawy, some hay, grass. Taste follows along the same lines, strong grain.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
caribou43 (535) - SWITZERLAND - APR 8, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 17, 2016 I bought this beer at the Orterer Getränk Markt in Munich. It is a classical one. The color is yellow lager, thin white foam, average carbonation. The taste in the mouth is really malty, sweet malt, few hop, well-balanced. I drank it again on the moutains in the Valais and it is a really refreshing beer and the final note of malt in the mouth is well balanced, great for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Grzesiek79 (3939) - Radom, POLAND - MAR 16, 2016
Many thanks for this beer to kevnic2008. Piwo ma spora i naprawdę bardzo, bardzo stabilna piane, niemal złocisty kolor, spore nagazowanie, delikatny slodowy smak z lekka goryczka. W zapachu wyczulem cos co mnie zdziwilo kojarzylo mi się z puchem gęsim?? nie wiem czemu takie skojerzenia mi naszly. Piwo naprawdę w swoim gatunku wypada bardzo dobrze

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Krigla (186) - SLOVENIA - FEB 10, 2016
Bottle, 0.5l. Clear, pale golden colour with small white head. Average carbonation. Sweet and yeasty aroma. Taste is bitter-swet with some spicy notes. Overall good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nephirem (218) - CROATIA - FEB 3, 2016
Pours a clear golden color with medium, creamy looking white head. Smell of malts, yeast and grass. Thin body with medium to high carbonation. Taste of malts, yeast, grass. A bit of hops and caramel notes present. Nicely balanced and very smooth. Overall, pretty good and highly drinkable. Nice one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pete4999 (1433) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Bottle, as pictured. Had no idea what this was but went for it. A nice Ayinger beer as always. Very clean, crisp. Golden pour, minimal white head. Just extremely clean is the best way to describe it. A little light straw, a little light flowery feel. Very nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
biir (744) - Berlin, - JAN 6, 2016
Flasche - Goldgelb mit gute Schaumkrone. Das Bier ist weich, geradezu samtig. Der Körper sehr voll. Aromen von Honig, aber auch Flüssigkleber. Karamell, Brot. Mir ein wenig zu süßlich.

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