Löwenbräu Buttenheim Vollbier Hell
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Brewed by Löwenbräu Buttenheim
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Buttenheim, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MartinT (9411) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 1, 2011
My Bottom Line :
Lightly toasted cereals and their sweetish undercurrents benefit from a rustic character before grassy hops take control of the aftertaste.

Further Personal Perceptions :
-There is barely a veil of foam atop the clear pale yellowish gold.
-While the body is quite lean, it never feels thin.
-A citrusy touch accompanies the wooden, grassy hop finish.
-The aroma gets better and better upon warming, showcasing more hay-like malt depth.
-This is obviously very drinkable; as their house blond lager, such personality in the flavor profile is commendable too.


   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
3fourths (9147) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 8, 2014
As Hell from gravity barrel at Schaufel, Kellerwald.
Semi-sweet with faint mustiness (sulfur, calcium), Noble hops give their signature lemon-herb character. Malt is clean, bready / doughy (not yeasty). Medium body. Creamy carbonation, hoppy and bitter. You could convince me I was drinking the Ungespundetes Lagerbier instead.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (5091) - Tokyo, JAPAN - OCT 5, 2015
Deep golden color. Very herbally and floral nose with modest amount of sweet malt with caramel jumping out. Moderately bitter mid palate. Highly refreshing

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pivnizub (10182) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - DEC 14, 2005
Bottle: Slightly hazy, thin but stable, lacing head; yeasty, grainy and dusty nose, with a big dash of hops; moderate, spicy, dry bitter flavour; long, grainy and hop-bitter, bit sweetish in the beginning, but quickly becoming drier, finish; low carbonation; a very pleasant, tasty, well rounded franconian Lager.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (15579) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 7, 2010
Bottle @ Brewery, Buttenheim. Ceramic mug. Large foam. Grassy and grainy. Very dry and hoppy flavor. Floral and grassy. A scent of alcohol. Bit of a bock feel. Smooth... Nice

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 24, 2010
Draught at ØLbaren. Clear golden - white head. White bread, hay, straw, light pleasant metallic, crispy, nice and fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25472) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 31, 2010
Bottled@Plan B, Copenhagen. Pale yellowish golden colour, mediumsized creamy white head. Aroma is fruity, bready malty and also slightly saltwatery. Very pleasant brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2010
From the Bottle at Plan B, Copenhagen 09/05/2010 Hoppy aroma. Clear golden coloured and hoppy with a little sweet honey flavour. Dry and pale malt finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (9515) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2014
Bamberg jolly day 2 25/01/2014. Bottle shared at the brewery tap. Aroma is clean sweet grains and cereal. Clear yellow straw some small haze with a big bubble loose white head. Flavour is clean grains, nice dry crisp puckering finish. Nice solid nobel hop finish. Tasty beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10423) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2009
Clear golden with a medium white head. Sweet malty aroma with caramel and hops. Flavour was sweet and had some nice grassy hops and malty notes.

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