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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.


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2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - JUL 28, 2012
straw color, aroma of grain, adjudications, flavors of grain, light malt, corn, slight yeast spice, boring brew


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zvsn (544) - ISRAEL - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle sample at tasting, thanks Vova. Clear golden yellow with a white head. Grainy lagerish aroma, quite clean. Sweetish malty and grassy flavors. Light-medium bodied. OK

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Frode (208) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle 50 cl.
Yellow, with decent white head. Sweet malt, with a touch of hops. Crisp and nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (5714) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 20, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Stas’s place. Thanks Vova. Clear golden with a big white head. Decent aroma of malt, a bit bready, a bit grainy, and some grassy hops. Flavor has mild malty sweetness and mild bitter grassy/herbal hops finish. Light to medium-bodied. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (975) - BELGIUM - AUG 19, 2014
Münchener helles from a classic Bavarian brewery, with thick, delicate, stable foam and clear golden blonde colour. Aroma of pale malts and flowery, soft aromatic hops, bit spicy, bit straw-like. Malty but not really sweet taste, smooth, becoming dryer towards the finish with a brief but zestful hop bitterishness in the tail.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lukin (443) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 17, 2014
Draught. Golden colour, large fluffy white head. Very bready and grain malt taste. Light bitterness. Refreshing.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
GSAP (489) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 13, 2014
Niet een hoogvlieger, beetje onbeholpen in de mond, wat waterig met zoetje, aroma is wat muf en afwaswater, nasmaak niet zo lekker.

3.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bpreo (1545) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - AUG 12, 2014
A great tasting real German beer, from Munich. It’s always nice to taste a beer straight from the motherland.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bergstaden (1216) - Røros, NORWAY - AUG 11, 2014
Golden with a white head - Malts in the aroma - Nice malt body with some hints of bitterness - Malts in the finish - This was quite ok

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bork (128) - Rockmart, Georgia, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Rather watery beer but with a bit of malt body to begin with. Finish and aftertaste leave you feeling a bit cheated on.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mpazmvd (9) - URUGUAY - AUG 9, 2014 does not count
Clear appearance. Bright, soapy, golden. Grainy aroma. Refreshing. Good carbonation. Solid beer. Easy to drink. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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