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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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thomat (2355) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 29, 2014
Bottle from SB. Golden with a thick white head. Malty and grassy notes. Malt, cereals, grass and hops.Medium body with a blanced, bitter sweet finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
RedSox2004 (1410) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Pale gold with a pillowy two-finger head great retention and ok lace. Aromas of grainy malt and bread. Taste is the same, with grainy malt sweetness accompanied by gentle spiciness and a hint of yeast. Light body, lively carbonation, prickly mouthfeel and a crsip finish. Not too bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maxwelldeux (4131) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear dark golden color with a fairly thick pillowy white head on there. Nose has a lot of corn to it with just a hint of citrus up front for me. Taste is light and quite crisp, with a nice balance of flavors blending for an easy drink. Pretty damn good, actually.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HippyHop (397) - Quebec, CANADA - DEC 19, 2014
Pour is ginger ale gold with a weirdly appropriate soda pop cap that comes rocketing out of nowhere and disappears just as quickly. Nose is wheat and...wheat. Taste is slightly sweet, boring malt with a slightly crisp finish. Tasty, but quite shallow and pedantic really, mmm, yes, quite...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Brandon1989 (415) - Euless, Texas, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Pours a clear yellow with a medium white head that left some lacing down the glass. The aroma is mostly malt and very faint hops. The taste is very similar.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
SmashedSailor (5) - Florida, USA - DEC 14, 2014 does not count
A bit skunky with something to be desired, clear and crisp with a nice after-taste, however nothing to brag about

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
didierlewallon (216) - ponferrada, SPAIN - DEC 14, 2014
Cerveza de color amarillo con una pequeña cabeza blanca. Aroma a malta y a lúpulo. Sabor agradable a malta y a lúpulo. Fácil de beber, cerveza normal.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leafs93 (1834) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 1, 2014
Pours gold with a small white fizzy head that quickly dissipated. Aroma is straw and grass. Taste is bittersweet with a clean crisp finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
pete4999 (1188) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 28, 2014
On tap at Mes Que in Buffalo, NY. I believe it was the original. Golden yellow pour, clear. Easy drinking, straw malty-ness. Just your standard clean crisp German beer. I’ve had better but this is alright.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
zvikar (3963) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - NOV 18, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Stas’s place. Thanks Vova. Pours yellow with a nice head, aroma of grain, herbs, malt and corn, flavor of grain, herbs, malt, medium bodied.

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