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

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 2132   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.34/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our original Beckís 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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2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ThisWangsChung (826) - Leonardtown, Maryland, USA - MAR 2, 2014
16 oz can into a pint glass. A: Pours a clear straw color. Thereís one fingers worth of white colored head. While retention isnít great, itís better than other macro lagers. S: Thereís some malt sweetness, some corn sweetness, but no skunk, though! Shame there arenít any hops to cut through the malt, though. Better than Bud, at least. T: Really, there isnít much. Itís got malty sweetness, touches of creamed corn, and - most distressingly - a green apple/formaldehyde finish. Finishing bitterness is nonexistent. The flavors arenít any good, and the off notes are the final nail in the coffin. M: Nice and light on the palate, but too sweet. Carbonation is healthy, as expected. O: Well, it lived up to my expectations. No more, no less. Next!


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sawyerpc15 (2) - Bowser, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 6, 2016 does not count
Really enjoy the stronger hop and aroma of this lager. Has more flavour then the usual offerings in this category such as Stella or Heineken.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Larry_Duffman (246) - - FEB 4, 2016
I had it from the bottle. The aroma is cleaner than most beers of the style. Thereís not much to it though. The flavor is slightly sweet malt. Itís carbonated with a clean finish. Itís okay.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nausicaaonacids (50) - PORTUGAL - JAN 30, 2016
Drank in bottle. Average pills, bitter and well-carbonated. No distinctive characteristics.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Meilby (10310) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 30, 2016
Can 500ml @ Room at Gabriella, SŲlden, Austria
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, hay and hint of metal. Taste is light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter with an average bitter, grainy and fruity finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin, carbonation is fizzy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
trexibmer (59) - - JAN 27, 2016
For a Euro lager, Beckís beats Heineken hands down. Itís a gentle beer, only slightly hoppy, somewhat sweet, even a tad light in mouthfeel. The aroma is a little stale but not to skunky like Heineken usually is. It is basically the same brewed in St. Louis USA than it was in Bremen, Germany. Itís okay, nothing special though. Pretty much your average Euro lager.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cagou007 (688) - FRANCE - JAN 16, 2016
Pours golden with medium white head. Hoppy nose. Aromas are sweet malts, herbal hops. Average carbonation, light body. Medium bitter finish. Quite enjoyable for an industrial lager.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MarcinG (206) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 10, 2016
Keg. Slomiany jasny kolor z biala obfita piana. W zapachu chmiele. W smaju wodniste chemiczne z metalicznym posmakiem . Kiepskie

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mister_Li (479) - GERMANY - JAN 8, 2016
Klares goldgelb mit durchschnittlicher Schaumkrone. Malzig, leicht wŁrzig, dezent hopfig-bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BenWesthof (195) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 7, 2016
A nice lager, that has a pleasant balance between freshness and bitterness.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
R4N5H (525) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 28, 2015
33cl bottle at The Kings Oak, Loughton, UK on 27-Dec-2015. Drank straight from the bottle. Light body and medium carbonation. Taste of grain, malt and lightly hopped. A little sweet and low on flavour.


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