Brewed by Berg Brauerei Ulrich Zimmermann
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Ehingen-Berg, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
For decades Berg Original has been our main beer brand. It has had many names before (Lager, Helles, Export). The yellow color in the label remained unchanged though and eventually turned gold. Therefore many friends of Berg beer call it "the yellow one". In the pub, the inn and on many festivities the "half liter" is Berg beer. It is the synonym for the fine, traditional way of brewing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jonas (6540) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - APR 13, 2016
Bottle. Pale golden, white head. Crisp hops, fresh hays malt. Chewy sparkly body. Fresh, well balanced, perhaps a bit more of a Pils than a Helles. Nice well balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (11732) - Escondido, California, USA - JAN 13, 2016
Tap. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, long retention with light lacing. Aroma is Pils malt and earthy hops. Flavor is crisp Pils malt, light earthy hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DrNosha (1395) - Baden Württemberg, GERMANY - OCT 27, 2015
0,33l Bügelflasche. Goldgelbes Bier mit irdentlichem Schaum. Duft recht neutral. Etwas Getreide. Geschmack leider auch recht flach. Wenig herb.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
bartlebier (3215) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - MAR 4, 2014
50cl bottle, Edeka somewhere in BW’s fields. Easy drinking, slightly sweet/lieblich mash-inflected BW Helles with no flaws, nor any prominent hop characteristics. Tastes as if bottom-fermented to the degree zero essentials over the ages. A "half liter" of the "yellow one" will go down as innocuously as a lonely stroll over the Alb, - the most prominent taste being that of your accompanying mood.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (14772) - Hasborn, GERMANY - JAN 30, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein goldgelbes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig, leicht würzig. Geschmack angenehm malzig würzig, minimale Bitterkeit.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (7278) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - DEC 25, 2013
Antrunk blumig-frisch-muffig. Hauptteil blumig-süßlich-komisch. Kaum herb. Nachgeschmack süßlich und irgendwie ziemlich schnell weg. Nicht so mein Ding - irgendwie komisch-süßlich!
Test vom 11.4.2008, Gebinde: Glasflasche Noten: 12,7,10,6,12,7 - 8,05

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jaghana (5289) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - JUL 2, 2013
Bottle 50cl, a clear yellow beer with medium head. Nose is on grain and cereal. Aroma is again malty, quite sweet, crisp with light honey touch and grassy hops, well carbonated. A nice pilsner

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Koelschtrinker (15777) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - MAY 21, 2013
Süß-herber Beginn. Hopfig werdend, angenehm würzige Mischung. Die Süße wird flacher, die Herbe konstant und befindet sich wenig später im Vordergrund. Helles Malz. Harmonisch, sehr süffig. Durchaus gut! 8/9/9/9/9/9

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
MichaelAwesome (6297) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 8, 2012
0,5 l bottle. Easy to drink beer with a bit too much carbonation. Nice hop aroma dominating. Clear and easy. Good one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
McTapps (6351) - Reutlingen, GERMANY - AUG 7, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 25, 2013 Clear and golden in colour, crisp in texture. Aromas of fresh hops and sweet citrus fruits.

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