Brewed by Brauerei Beck & Co./Becks (InBev)
Style: Premium Lager
Bremen, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 1980   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.34   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Our original Beck’s is a classic German lager beer with a distinctive full-bodied taste, fresh "hoppy" bouquet, golden color and full rich head. Adding to its complexity is a slightly fruity but firm crispness and a dry, clean finish.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
fsquirrel29 (79) - Michigan, USA - MAY 18, 2012
A decent every day drinking beer. It’s not full flavored, bitter or dark enough for my taste buds, but there’s nothing wrong with the taste either. The lack of distinctive qualities, will make this beer appeal to many beer drinkers as there’s nothing to get turned off by.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Gorm (1179) - Sandnes, NORWAY - AUG 30, 2014
Klar lys gyllen farve med minimal lyst skum. Lukt av lys malt og gress. Smak av gress og humle. Lett bitter ettersmak. Import.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
nilsas (1350) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 30, 2014
Duft av humle og malt. Klar lys gyllen farge. Lite skum. Syrlig noe fruktig smak av humle og malt.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Alengrin (1347) - BELGIUM - AUG 28, 2014
One of the many standard lagers in the hands of AB InBev. Pale golden blonde, snow white head; aroma dominated by lightstruck effect (cat pee!), never a good idea to use green bottles just because they’re cheaper than brown ones. Otherwise malt sweetishness but only faintly, thin, grassy hop bitterness in the finish with the retronasal lightstruck effect ruining the small amount of taste it has. I guess this is better from tap, but it remains just another drop in the world-wide ocean of bland pale lagers.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
aronvarga (294) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 26, 2014
500 ml can. Clear, pale yellow colour, short-life medium sized off-white porous head, vapor corn aroma, light watery body, high carbonation, slight sweet malty and powerful resinous hoppy bitter taste, simply and resinous hoppy bitter palate. Not well-balanced and too watery.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
ziobarba2000 (5) - Roma, ITALY - AUG 21, 2014 does not count
Bottiglia da 0,66. Semplice birra da pasto. Gusto lineare e poco caratterizzato. Schiuma vaporosa e inconsistente. Poco carbonata e luppolatura impercettibile. Consiglio 1/10

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
edsspoon (377) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2014
This was alright. Drank on the train like a vagrant. Bottle - Pale golden with a bubbly white head. Some okay lacing. Aroma of malt, cereal, lemon and grass. Not especially nice. Think it’s malted barley that make these lagers smell so terrible. Taste of sweet malt, metal, a little grassy and lemony with light bitterness . Quite sweet. A little fresh mint. Light body prickly carbonation. Dry and a little oily.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Boomersmancave1 (59) - Indiana, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Not what i expected. Kind of disappointed. light golden color. Bitter aftertaste. Thin head when poured.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VincentKabel (199) - Haarlem, NETHERLANDS - AUG 11, 2014
Light golden colour, white head. Medium carbonation. Malty flavour and aroma, slightly hopped and a little fruitiness in the background. Decent beer, not a great one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Msdrbeat (48) - - AUG 10, 2014
Pretty meh. Out of the bottle. Very average but not bad. Flat tasting at best. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
lobs_ols (78) - LATVIA - AUG 9, 2014
Transparent light gold, fizzy white head that stays longer than it should. Weak hoppy notes mixed with "that big lager smell" on the nose. Bit overcarbonated, slightly bitter taste. Some weird notes I cannot quite pin down. Could be worse. No finish.

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