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Holland Import Pilsener Bier

Brewed by Bavaria Brouwerij (Netherlands)
Style: Pale Lager
Lieshout, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 2.17/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Also sold under the name "Holland Import Premium Beer" outside Europe.
Ingredients: water, barley malt, maltose, hop extract.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
fjmedina (1) - CHILE - OCT 22, 2015 does not count
El color bastante bien, para su graduaciůn alcohůlica el dulzor no debiese ser problema, pero, en este caso se sentŪa falso. La cerveza promete algo que no entrega.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
dynamiteninja (1694) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2015
Can as Holland Import. Itís okay. Basically a rougher version of Heineken. Corn, malt and alcohol. Bitter with some raw alcohol.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
beer_rookie (222) - USA - JUL 31, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 11, 2015 Pours a golden color. Very clear. About two fingers head. Some lacing retention.

Aroma is hops. Not really picking up any malt. Doesnít smell overly sweet.

Taste is heavy on grassy hops. Itís not overly hoppy, but certainly a pilsener. Bitter, but I look for a little something on the finish to balance it out. Itís a little metallic. It might also be a tiny bit sweet in there too.

Mouthfeel is very crisp and clean. Itís pretty dry. Thereís something about it that makes me want a drink of water after each sip. Iíve never experienced that before when drinking a beer.

Overall, I like it. Itís worth it for the price. I read some of the reviews and itís not like Heineken. When you factor in the price, this is a lot better than Heineken. Itís pretty cheap, and itís pretty good. So I would certainly buy this again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
llcooldave (1175) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Drinkable... nice golden color in the glass. Grassy hoppy note with a hint of malty sweetness in the aftertaste. Same grassy hops not in the aroma. Overall, a drinkable brew, nothing exciting but not offensive.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
AlfredoGarcia (182) - Santiago, CHILE - JUN 28, 2015
500 ml can. A decent smell for a Pilsener. Grass and sweet malts over everything. Clear golden color with white head (dizzy head). Actually tastes like beer, a strong very processed one, but beer in the end. It feels like there are hops and malt there somewhere. Too much inclined to the alcohol for my taste, but decent. Would buy again for itís price.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Shanebrews (253) - Texas, USA - MAY 6, 2015
This is clearly an economy version of Heineken. The aroma is very thin and mostly grassy. The appearance is a good yellow, akin to Carlsberg and the carbonation is light. The body is light with nothing remarkable flavor wise and there is a hint of hop on the finish but not enough to qualify this beer as a pilsener. It is clean and free of flaws but unexceptional and forgettable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Frank (3600) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 29, 2015
This is basically fake Heineken and I am OK w/ that. It is a pale lager in the same style as a can of carbonated water. There is maybe a little bit of malt or grain but overall this is very mild, medium bodied w/ moderate carbonation. This is fairly well forgettable but it is at least not foul.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
crossovert (10014) - Illinois, USA - APR 26, 2015
33cl can "Holland Import Premium Beer" green label different form pictured. This is a plae golden beer, no body, super flat, bad stuff.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cavie (4043) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear light straw color with a light head. Aroma is grainy and metallic. Light grassy. Flavor is dry and bitter. Fairly smooth finish. Bitter flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (6619) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Bottle thanks to Graeme. Pours a clear gold with small white head. The aroma is strong skunk and grass. Thin mouth, corn malt, like a heineken clone, decent.

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