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Brewed by The Hite Company
Style: Pale Lager
Yeongdeungpo, Seoul, South Korea

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RATINGS: 627   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.86/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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The No. 1 selling KOREAN Beer Brewed & bottled in Korea at HITE Brewery co. ltd. Seoul. Brewed form Purest underground well water, Canadian Harrington barley, Parle Aroma and Yakima hops, yeast and no additives or preservative.


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1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
strap (657) - Seoul, - MAY 4, 2013
Crappy Korean beer. Corny and low on flavor. Like a watered down Budweiser ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Earlier Rating: 12/20/2012 Total Score: 1.2
When you can't find Cass, Hite will do. Not drinkable on its own but pairs well with spicy Korean food ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
jbruner (3547) - Athens, Georgia, USA - FEB 3, 2016
Pours a clear golden yellow from the can with bubbly white head that dissipates quickly to leave little lace. Aroma and taste of pale lager, corn sweetness, light crisp yeast, meh. Carbonation a bit weak, unexciting.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BenWesthof (195) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 2, 2016
A very fresh Korean lager. Great stuff, a nice taste that balances between sweet and bitter.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
EugeneStraver (138) - Nootdorp, NETHERLANDS - DEC 26, 2015
HOME (20151226): 33 cl brown bottle; BB 19.10.2015. On the label the beer is named: Hite Ice Point. A clear yellow beer with a good white-colored head. The smell is somewhat malty (wheat-like) and slightly hoppy. Taste is slightly sweet with a reasonable body and hardly no hopbitter. Drinkable but not so nice.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
RafeAU (629) - Los Angeles, California, USA - DEC 20, 2015
Bottle in LA. Like you mixed a macrolager with soda water - fizzy pale beer soda. Terrible. Good for nothing other than washing down korean food. This is amongst the worst of the macro lagers.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
gegwilson (2526) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2015
Bottle in a Korean restauraunt in York. Pours blond with a quickly fading white head. Grainy citrus aroma. Light spice, citrus and grain empty flavour. Adding an ’s’ to the start of this beer would be a fair deScription. Pretty aweful, but at least South Korea is ticked off.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
PhillyBeer2112 (2692) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - DEC 17, 2015
wow this is some bad stuff. sweetish and grainy, strange faint sournessm very mild presence of hops. At least its light and smooth and goes down fast. You could in theory drink a lot of this on a hot day, but I’m not sure why you would.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Werthergoethe (234) - Moscow, RUSSIA - NOV 26, 2015
Hite ice point. Светло-з прозрач& пиво. Слабый солодов& вкус, легкая кислинк& Скучнов& ординар& пиво.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
GSAP (643) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 26, 2015
Best wel zoet, als rijstsnoepjes. Uit de fles, met Koreaanse gefrituurde kipvleugeltjes, en dat paste wel.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
GlasgowTAD (945) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 22, 2015
Dispensed from can into teku. Pours clear golden yellow with a large white head which remains for a short while. Aroma is corn, malt, bread. Taste is some astringent artificial bitterness, moderate-high sweetness, biscuits, corn. Consistency is that of the juice that tinned fruit comes in, syrupy and leaves a slightly unpleasant mark on the tongue.

2.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
loku (37) - Villa Nueva, GUATEMALA - NOV 18, 2015
#HitePaleLager #Aroma Caramelos, flores y bananos. 9/10 #Apariencia Amarillo verdoso efervecente, cabeza de poca duración. 3/5 #Sabor Ligero inicio acido y ligero final amargo. Un poquito de salado 5/10 #Paladar Cuerpo ligero, textura aceitoza, burbujeante en las encías. Final amargo abrupto 3/5 #Promedio Una cerveza ligera. Un tanto inofensiva de no ser porque la siento un poco salada al final y pegajosa. 9/20
Earlier Rating: 2/1/2014 Total Score: 3.7
Hite Ice point Apariencia:2 Cabeza: Espuma, blanca, abundante de poca duración hasta que desaparece de inmediato y por completo Cuerpo: cuerpo plano con poca efervescencia sin partículas de amarillo transparente Aroma:8 vainilla, goma de mascar, miel, un aroma particularmente dulce. Paladar:5 Cuerpo: buen cuerpo, cremoso, poco burbujeante con un final ligerísimo astringente Sabor:7 Ligero inicio dulce final ligeramente amargo de muy corta duración. 15Una interesante cerveza de la que me sorprende la combinación de un cuerpo robusto, aromas dulces y un sabor muy ligero. Los coreanos han traído muchas cosas de calidad cuestionable a Guatemala pero esta no es una de esas. Merece una oportunidad. Ice Hite point Appearance 2 Head: Foam, white, abundant short-lived until it disappears immediately and completely Body: flat body with little effervescence without clear yellow particles Aroma 8 vanilla, gum, honey, a particularly sweet aroma. Palate: 5 Body: good body, creamy, slightly bubbly with an astringent faintest end Taste: 7 Lightweight home slightly bitter sweet end of very short duration. 15Una interesting beer that surprised me the combination of a robust body, sweet aroma and a very light taste. Koreans have brought many things of questionable quality to Guatemala but this is not one of those. Deserves a chance.


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