Brewed by Paulaner Brauerei (Schörghuber)
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Munich, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 1138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
When the Original Münchner was brewed for the first time at the end of the 19th Century, it was a spectacular success. With its hoppy taste, subtle, light and elegant, it becomes ever popular. Today the Paulaner Original Münchner is the best sold Münchner Hellbier (lager beer) in the world and Paulaner's No. 1 export beer in over 30 countries with its wonderfully subtle, spicy, naturally hearty taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gonzin (182) - ARGENTINA - AUG 9, 2016
Adquirida en Pinta Point Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Agosto 2016. Típica lager alemana. Color amarillo claro, espuma media blanca. Fácil de tomar. Nada especial. 6/10 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dacrza (863) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - AUG 5, 2016
DATE: August 5, 2016... OCCASION: The Olympic opening ceremonies begin, while I wait for Jerry and Matt to arrive... GLASSWARE: Ommegang pokal... crystal clear, imperial golden body that has a fleeting, off-white head that takes the form of uneven suds...solitary bubbles... a perfumed lightly, aromatically hopped--lilac and with crisp cracker malts making for an invitation... smooth, light, slightly syrupy, but highly drinkable and uninhibited... a light-bodied lager that dissipates without much of a draw or drag... the taste profile is soft and apologetic, with less of a "hearty" impact than expected... a bit beefy, with the vegetable and butter flavors of an honest lager... as Paulaners go, no match for the hefe, but a pleasantly light lager that has hints of toasted bread, flowers and dry champagne...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
MetalMurphy (493) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 29, 2016
can @ supermarket (budapest) golden colour, medium body, normal carbonated, hoppy, bitter, but no so special for my taste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (4362) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2016
Bottle. Wine Rack, Sharrow, Sheffield. Dark gold label showing Paulaner Münchner Hell Munich Lager. Crystal clear, bright gold. Thin, bubbly, white head. Nose has sweet grain. Light, leafy hop. Thin sick. Taste is bready sweet. Minimal bitterness. Clean enough mouthfeel. Light body. Finish has some dryness. Ok. Prefer a German lager to have more grassy hop, though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sccp1910 (173) - BRAZIL - JUL 22, 2016
Uma ótima lager. Saborosa bem maltada e com leve amargor. Cor dourada e espuma branca.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Schlumpfhunter (155) - Bavaria, GERMANY - JUL 6, 2016
Farbe gold Schaum geht so Nase süßer Hopfen bitter Gras Geschmack: sprudlig bitter, im Abgang etwas süße und dann wieder dominant bitter mit Gerste. Nicht spektakulär, bisserl bitter für mich, aber gut.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
ska (227) - ITALY - JUL 3, 2016
33cl bottle, clear pale golden color, medium white head, bready malt aroma, grass and citrus notes, balanced flavor, light to medium body, dry finish, basic drinkable

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TedE (1017) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 2, 2016
330ml bottle into shaker. Bottle says ’Original Munich Lager’. Crystal clear amber beer with thin film of suds on top, light but steady carbonation. Nose is stale cardboard and boredom. Full body, grainy and bitter taste. Finish is more cardboard, sour bread and distant malt. Right at the end some spicy hop notes appear. Designed as an easy-drinking quaffer but not one I would choose.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
klukas (125) - Rijeka, CROATIA - JUN 27, 2016
Enjoyed: On tap. Appearance: Clear golden colour, with regular white foam. Aroma: Malt, hops. Palate: Moderate carbonation. Taste: Moderate bitterness. Overall impression: Enjoyable, good for a hot day.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
josanguapo (1160) - SPAIN - JUN 21, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 26, 2016 From Club del Gourmet of El Corte Ingles of El Duque. In Teku glass. After dinner. Very drinkable, although feels watery and a bit more sweet then desiderable.

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