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


on tap

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RATINGS: 914   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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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 13/20
angelkostvo (562) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 26, 2014
Pale yellow colour, small white head. Aroma of hay, grass. Taste is light sweet, bitter and slightely sour. Light body, thin texture, soft carbonation. Quite drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
venom666 (312) - Alicante, SPAIN - MAY 25, 2014
Classic Dortmund/Helles. Perfect white foam on the glass. Good carbonated, soft and lightly flavored with hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mark_Eck (515) - - MAY 20, 2014
Pours a hazy yellow. Aroma and taste are grainy and bready. Next time I’m going to grab their hefe

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chopper925 (120) - Gross Gerau, GERMANY - MAY 14, 2014
Bottle. Nice Yellow colour, nice white head. Aroma is metallic, hoppy, a bit fruity. Taste is light sweet with a refreshing bitterness. Palate is fresh, a bit watery with a nice, short, but intense grainy finish. Good one, very "süffig", better than other Müncher Hell beers I tried.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aronvarga (268) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 12, 2014
500 ml can. Clear, pale golden color, long-life medium sized off-white head, neutral aroma, light body, decent carbonation, sweet malty and slight toffee taste, simply moderate hoppy bitter palate. Easy-drinkable, but nothing else.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Splitenz (329) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 6, 2014
High quality helles from my personal German favorite, Paulaner. Had this quite often in Munich. It is a lot more hoppy than some of its comepetitors and it’s crisp and well made. A real thirst quencher.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
freretoc (581) - Besançon, FRANCE - MAY 5, 2014
Bu en bouteille de 50cl couleur dorée belle mousse et grosse effervescence, une attaque en bouche sur l’amertume florale et résineuse et ensuite grosse attaque sur le houblon, sympa tout plein pour une bonne bière de soif.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Renobob (576) - Besançon, FRANCE - MAY 5, 2014
Bue en bouteille de 50cl. Blonde légère, houblonnée juste comme il faut. Agréable à boire. Cool.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Saeglopur (272) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - MAY 3, 2014
Draught. Clear, golden body, with a medium, frothy head. Very light aroma, grains and grass. Taste is watery, with grains, grass, herbs, metallic notes. Mouthfeel is light, with a lively carbonation and it finishes bitter, with grain herbs and metallic notes. Boring and not really enjoyable, at least refreshing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Moebbels (288) - FINLAND - APR 25, 2014
Pale yellow body with a minimal white head. Nose has some hay and herbal hoppiness. Taste is clean, mildly bitter with a dry finish. Carbonation and mouthfeel are above average but not sticky or unpleasant. This is a decent brew, nice and refreshing with a good balance.

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