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

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common

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RATINGS: 946   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.”


2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (5077) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 8, 2004
UPDATED: MAR 11, 2014 I love this company but am not a huge fan of this style. +++ Sampled from a 16.9 oz brown bottle this beer pours light golden color with a large fluffy white head that left decent lacing. The aroma is very faint with some vague light malts. The flavor is lightly sweet and had a flowery hop note. Medium length finish. The texture is very heavily carbonated. Overall a heavily carbonated standard lager.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
envane (567) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2004
After obtaining a fresh bottle.. wow. Big white head, cloudy yellow colour. Sweet bready malts, yeast, and spicey, almost clovish hops. Well balanced and refrshing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SpringsLicker (3170) - Tennessee, USA - MAR 6, 2004
Straw yellow with just enough haze to fault it on appearance. Nice head which gives off a malty aroma with just a touch of hoppy spice. The flavor is clean and crisp as it should be. Another consistently good product from this brewer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
firemedic713 (169) - Palm Bay, Florida, USA - FEB 29, 2004
Slightly cloudy, pale gold color.Not overly flavorful Finish is crisp. Aftertaste is slightly bitter. Not bad.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stefanberggren (135) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 27, 2004
Wow what a nice Helles bier... it really wowed me that anything like this could come out of a bottle shipped across the pond.... really nice with a full malty body, yet refreshingly lite.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
becksgenius (110) - Illinois, USA - FEB 8, 2004
Great color. nice head. reminds me of a dry wine. the finish is somewhat dry and a very good beer once in a while.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wulfhere (217) - Billings, Montana, USA - JAN 29, 2004
bottle. Nice golden color with a big, creamy head. Nose is malty with hints of spice, hops. Nice malty taste with supporting floral hoppiness. Very refreshing Dortmunder style.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kathouse (1106) - Nevada, USA - JAN 17, 2004
Reminded me of a Belgian White in color. Pale yellow with some haze, but no sediment. Nice white foam head and excellent lacings. Aroma is floral and mildly malty. There is no fruit flavor that I can taste. Beer has excellent balance. Flavor is light and crisp. Finish is clean with no bitterness. Best served cold. Nice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Murphy (1759) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 7, 2004
Palate has some apple notes along with traditional lager taste. For a second I thought I tasted belgian, but maybe not. Good body, but less than the other Ayingers.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
heemer77 (5108) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 2, 2004
UPDATED: FEB 10, 2005 In the Centruy Celebration Bavarian Lager. Huge off white head. Tons of carbonation bubbles, yet they are not felt in the mouth. Nice golden color. Slight citrus aroma and flavor. Otherwise, a little spice. This is better than most lagers.


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