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RATINGS: 918   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Hofbräuhaus is a symbol of Munich’s hospitality and the Bavarian gift for creating a snug and cosy atmosphere. Beer-lovers from all over the world come here to enjoy its famous beers. More than any other, Hofbräu Original embodies the special atmosphere of the beer-making capital of Munich, and exports it to the four corners of the globe. Its refreshing, bitter flavour and alcoholic content of around 5.1% volume have made it famous worldwide. A Munich beer with character.


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4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
HopTsing (426) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - AUG 5, 2012
From the bottle poured a pale golden brew with a generous, fluffy white head. light aromas and flavors of buttery malt with a nice hop finish. Light bodied and delicious.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HopsandBolts (72) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 15, 2014
Appearance: Pours a clear golden colour with just over a finger of white head. Aromas: Malt, straw, bread. Favours: Malt, flower Mouthfeel: Thin with lots of carbonation. Overall: This beer was alright but I’ve had many in this style that were far better.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
einherjar (27) - CROATIA - SEP 12, 2014
Pale yellow color with white head. Aroma of malts, bread and hops. Taste is a little watery with medium bitterness.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ruigo (1091) - PORTUGAL - SEP 10, 2014
50cl bottle. Clear golden colour with a thin white head. Straw, light caramel and hoppy aroma. Average carbonation and light body. Taste is medium to light bitter and light sweet with a dry finish. Overall, a regular but refreshing beer.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ninecats (156) - Uddevalla, SWEDEN - SEP 8, 2014
Pours clear pale yellow with a big white head that dissipates slowly, leaving loads of lacings. Aroma is discreet corn, pale malt, grain, slight herby. Taste is mild, malty with bready feel, slight honey, finishes grainy with a slight hoppy feel. Light body, medium carbo, dry smooth texture. Like most München helles, this has a great drinkability with simplistic yet balanced flavours.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
rolfc81 (51) - - SEP 6, 2014
Very good light beer................ ..................................................

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rob_D_UK (782) - Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2014
Enjoyed by the stein in the Hofbrauhaus. Pleasant mild hop with a small amount of corn in the nose. Clean. Balanced.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ragnampiza (421) - Rome / Lecce, ITALY - AUG 26, 2014
500 ml bottle. Pale golden yellow, crystal clear, with an average, creamy, moderately persistent bright white head. Grainy and malty nose, some cooked vegetables hints, slightly meaty and hoppy, some light paper notes in the background. Pleasent but subtle bitterness upfront, quite earthy and slightly peppery, more sweet toward the end. Quite clean even if the aftertaste is not very long. Honey and freshly cut grass in the finish. Average to lively carbonation, light body, slightly creamy texture. Drinkable and easy to drink.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Padchenko (81) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 24, 2014
500ml, 5.1%. Golden with small-ish white head. Barley malt is dominant flavour - balanced, smooth and relatively light but pleasant-tasting lager. Some sweetness in the initial taste and some bitterness in the after-taste

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Inbreak (2119) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - AUG 23, 2014
Old rating rerated 23.08.2014, 0,5l bottle @ home:
Big creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is wet grain, hay, cellar, paper, nuts, hints of caramel malts. Taste is slightly dry, light malts, paper, hay, weeds, nuts, caramel, bark. Medium bitterness, slightly harsh mouthfeel. Fair enough.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Canmoore (256) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2014
Pours a clear golden colour with a small bubbly head. Aroma includes notes of sweet malts, apple, and pear. Tasting notes include apple, pear, nice light malts, and a clean sweet finish. Most excellent!


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