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RATINGS: 1007   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (2737) - Freising, - JAN 31, 2013
0,5 l bottle. BB 05. Aug 13. cereal, hay, bread, grass, citrus, leaves, golden, clear, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly sour, medium body, oily feel, average carbonation,

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sharkydodson (690) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - SEP 28, 2015
the aroma is malty and spicy with some shades of grains, flowers and hay... the taste is rough but clear, malty with bright hoppy bitterness... the aftertaste is bitter and rather dry...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Steffan (14) - WALES - SEP 28, 2015
Fresh grassy smell, clear golden yellow appearance with large head that quickly dissipates leaving little lacing. Large initial carbonation was quite surprising and almost typical of a mass produced adjunct lager style but the fizz mellows out after a while. Taste is very interesting, very crisp and refreshing, grainy opening but some medium strong hop flavours with a hint of grapefruit. Had only one bottle, so easy to drink it got guzzled very quickly!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nimbleprop (6160) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 25, 2015
12oz bottle someone left in my fridge, pours a clear gold with some tight, white head. Nose has honey, bread and yeast, some straw, a little perfume. Flavor is honey sweet, yeast, white bread, a little lemon, some light soap. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawthorne00 (2938) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - SEP 25, 2015
Bottle. Gold with a large white head that fades but never quite disappears. Aroma of crackers, honey, pepper, coriander seed. a fair bit of honeyed sweetness, mild spicy bitterness. Some slight vegetal notes. Pretty good but not very exciting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GregClow (3012) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 16, 2015
Bottle from the LCBO. Clear and bright golden with a healthy and creamy white head. Aroma and flavour are both bang on style, with mildly sweet toasted grain maltiness, grassy hops with a slightly peppery backnote, and a bit of lemon balm in the moderately bitter finish. Quite nice, and very underrated here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mateuszk (1115) - Poznań, POLAND - SEP 8, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear, straw in colour with nice white head. Malty in the aroma, touch of herbs too. In taste malty, medium sweet. Low to medium body, short light bitterness. Ok

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TedE (586) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 4, 2015
500ml on tap @ Bavarian Beer Cafe. Grainy malt nose. Pale yellow beer with solid white head. Medium carbonation. Sweet and zingy in the mouth. Sweet malt finish with a hint of grainy bitterness. Easy drinking, great thirst quencher.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tognetta (420) - Campinas, BRAZIL - AUG 21, 2015
Dourada translucida, espuma branca cremosa de média formação e pouca retenção, muito bonita especialmente contra a luz. Aroma nítido de cereais de pouca torrefação, pão branco, levemente caramelado, de média intensidade, muito coerente com o estilo. Paladar trás novamente as características do aroma, leve amargor, baixo dulçor. Corpo leve e carbonatação média. Aftertaste maltado, ótima drinkability, perfeita para um dia de calor em um biergarten.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
waiake (500) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 19, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 22, 2015 from 500ml bottle that poured gold with an extremely brief head & an aroma of grass & grain mostly the taste is better similar grainy grassy flavours with malt spice & hops all coming through

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marek13 (206) - Brzesko, POLAND - AUG 12, 2015
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