Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Pale Lager
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands


on tap

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RATINGS: 3726   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
100% Barley malt, choice hops and pure water give this brew unsurpassed clarity.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
run20six2 (122) - USA - APR 18, 2004
Definately one of the best. Its a little pricy, but looks great and has a nice taste. Would definately buy again

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
pobenohne (504) - Northern Liberties, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 18, 2004
Two 12 oz bottles while waiting for AAA tow truck. Been a couple of years since I had one of these. Dinged for green bottle. Nicely hopped, served cold, this goes down good on a warm afternoon.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
haf (531) - Gijon, SPAIN - APR 17, 2004
Es la cerveza estandar. No esta mal, pero tampoco es una maravilla, eso si la encontraras en cualquier sitio

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
crzybob77 (530) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - APR 14, 2004
I'd rather have this than a bud or something cheap like that, but still a below average somewhat skunky beer with good advertising. Nothing special about this one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
newfoundweed (9) - Dar es salaam, TANZANIA - APR 13, 2004 does not count
Has a unique taste to it, it's a the a heineken taste that I have never really seemed to catch on the tongue. Looks guds with a light aroma. It has big following which makes me anjoy it at times.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
SledgeJr (3577) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - APR 7, 2004
On that rare occaision in the states when you can find this lager unexposed to light, it's not too bad. In fact, you see the balanced flavor that the maker intended. Sharp up front with a leveling maltiness to wind it out. Unfortunately, most Heineys that I've put my lips on taste a little skunky (hee, hee).

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Boutip (5898) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - APR 5, 2004
Bottle – Poured a blond type brew with minimal head with below standard retention. Aroma is in part skunky with some touch of malt. Carbonation is below average. Taste is really light with again that bit of skunky taste coming out. Overall, this is not a great beer but [probably on the same level as those American macros and I also believe we don’t get the same version they produce overseas which is probably a shame.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
anickell (14) - Aberdeen, Washington, USA - APR 5, 2004
Not a phenomenal lager, although far superior to Canadian and American macro-brews. Simply, my favorite beer to drink. Aroma undeniably "skunky;" head remarkably thin. Mouth-feel is refreshing, if strong and hoppy, with a distinctly soured aftertaste. Complements pizza and chinese food well.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beer Snob (501) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 28, 2004
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2004 It's too easy to bash this beer. Heineken isn't anything special - fake feeling carbonation, mild flavour with the slightest hint of hops - but there's certainly a lot worse out there. Compare Heineken to your standard Canadian or American macro and you'll see what I mean. At least Heineken will remind you of a good beer.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
imdownthepub (13228) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2004
Bottled, Pasteurised. Pale yellow with bubbly head. Pungent aroma before even getting close to the nose, had to fight past this to get a carbonated mess of a malt beer. My tongue was attacked throughout the beer leaving a sour aftertaste. Not for beer lovers I think.

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