Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Pale Lager
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands


on tap

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RATINGS: 3533   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.09   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
100% Barley malt, choice hops and pure water give this brew unsurpassed clarity.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kmeves (1098) - Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 18, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 21, 2008 Had it at the brewery in Amsterdam (fresh) and it was one of the best beer drinking days that I have ever had. It can get ’skunky’ in the US however.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Panzuriel (1429) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - AUG 17, 2002
Who knows what this beer may be like in a different color bottle. The Skunk Factor definitely defines this beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
awaller05 (305) - Sharon, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 16, 2002
You know, i know guys that tell me that this is the best beer made! I look at them and sneer. It seems that almost every bottle I’ve had has that notorius Skunk smell going. For gods sake put on a silly freshness date.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
dee99 (3) - USA - AUG 16, 2002 does not count
This beer sucks donkey nuts. The aftertaste is horrible and it doesn’t go down smooth. Settle for a domestic like Michelob.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dave420 (55) - O.C, California, USA - AUG 16, 2002
This is anaverage beer at the most, as for imports. To me it taste like a lighter more bitter version of becks/st pauli girl when its real bad it has a slight pond water taste to it. For the price u can do alot better , alot of people i know who dont drink alot think this stuff is the shit... shows u wahtkind of preppy beer this is.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cckevin (42) - Terre Haute, Indiana, USA - AUG 15, 2002
Sometimes this is a nice alternative, when all you have to choose from is Bud and Lite. Don’t expect much from it, and you might be surprised. Fairly hoppy, slight ’skunk’ nose.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
slinkymello (137) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - AUG 15, 2002
I really don’t like this beer. overrated in every way, very similar to carlsberg. the green bottle sure doesn’t help much... fairly skunky and unremarkable. pass

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Trappist (286) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 13, 2002
I usually do not drink lagers, but this one has a nice dry bite to it. I enjoyed this lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ARMed (622) - Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 11, 2002
My opinion on Heineken varies based on what mood I am in and how it is being served. Heineken in a can is aweful. Warm Heineken will make you never taste it again. On the other hand a cold Heineken out of the tap is excellent. I like the appearance in a glass and hate the green bottle. A lot of uncertainty with me on this beer, more than any other.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
JB99 (27) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 10, 2002
A great beer yet definetly a desired taste I can see why some would like it. ’Skunky’ This is the beer that started me to inquire a taste for different beers.

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