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Heverlee Belgian Lager

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Wellpark (C&C Group)
Brewed at Martens

Style: Premium Lager
Glasgow, Scotland
Serve in Lager glass

bottled
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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 2.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Keg; Regular

Heverlee lager is based on a 12th-century recipe from the Norbertine monks of Park Abbey, in the Belgian town of Heverlee.
We blend the subtle sweetness wrought by a malt and maize mash with the distinctly bitter aroma of Saaz - the world’s most expensive hop - to create a deliciously refreshing Belgian Pils style beer.


2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
damzz (314) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 10, 2015
Pours a clear lager yellow with a white head. The nose is faint grain. Palate is light body. Taste is mild bitterness with slight malty sweetness but not as sweet as Budweiser. The free glass is great.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Iznogud (1230) - CROATIA - FEB 28, 2015
On tap at The Social, Glasgow. Pours golden with white head. Malty and grainy, light bodied and watery.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Renobob (1084) - Besançon, FRANCE - JAN 7, 2015
Bue à la pression. Classique lager jaune dorée, à peine effervescente. Nez levure citron. Rafraîchissante, finale courte. Dans la moyenne des lager.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (16169) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 27, 2014
Keg at the vintage... Golden yellow... Big white... Soft sweet fruits nose... Dry grassy nose... Grassy hay Fruit..

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
hayduke (3552) - Eureka, California, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Got this at Filthy McNastly’s in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Came a clear gold with thin head. Nose of Noble hops.. Light to medium in body. Flavor is a bit sweet, and the there is a bit of fruit Not much bitterness in the finish. Pretty ordinary and I guess they call it Belgian because it is based on an ancient recipe from the Park Abbey in the Belgian town of Heverlee. Interesting but it did not help the beer meet modern standards.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Erzengel (4893) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - SEP 3, 2014
On Tap @ "Committee Room No. 9" in Glasgow. Awful corn aroma. Sweetish with a strange undertone... Not nice. The aftertaste is smooth, sweetish, watery and lots of corn.... nothing great....

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hullujussi (17) - Tartu, ESTONIA - AUG 16, 2014
On tap at The Lane. Looks like usual lager, smells like one aswell. Tastes soft and rather sweet. Really fresh stuff. Not bad at all for a Lager. Really.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
gunnar (6062) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 25, 2014
Keg at Helgi´s, Kirkwall. Pours clear straw coloured, weak white head. Aroma is very weak pale malts. Taste is moderate sweet, bland and uninteresting.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
stravale (2388) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - MAY 2, 2014
Keg @ at some random bar in Enniskillen [010514]
Looks like lager - no aroma - tastes of grain and artificial sweetener - palate is fizzy, soft metallic, fairly sweet
Overall - Had 4 sips of this, left it and bought a pint of Guinness......

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
JohnRMurdoch (3603) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 2, 2014
Keg @ The Pot Still. Pale yellow, big foamy head, lot of bubbles. Grain aroma. Metallic vegetable flavour. Sharp with oaty aftertaste. Looks great, tastes bad.


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