Brewed by Schwechater (Brau Union)
Style: Pale Lager
Schwechat, Austria


on tap


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RATINGS: 129   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
... recht hat er. Seit 1632 steht Schwechat für Pionierleistungen in der Braukunst. Anton Dreher stellte 1841 das erste untergärige Lagerbier der Braugeschichte her und machte damit das Schwechater Bier weltberühmt.

Das Schwechater Bier ist ein klassisches Lagerbier und Österreichs meistverkauftes Dosenbier. Es ist kristallklar und in der Farbe goldgelb. Im Duft malzaromatisch mit anregender Hopfennase. Im Antrunk präsentiert es sich frisch, harmonisch herb mit zarter Hopfenbittere am Gaumen, langsam ausklingend. 11.5°

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
gunnar (7681) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 15, 2010
Bottle at my hotel in Vienna. Pours clear straw coloured with a tiny white layer. Aroma is moderate malty, some skunky as well. Taste is medium sweet, very light bitterness. Light bodied, watery mouthfeel. Average - beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
FrankJohansen (3616) - Sabro, DENMARK - JUL 12, 2010
Can. Golden colour with small white head. Aroma and taste is malty and fruity.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
capali1234 (272) - HUNGARY - JUL 11, 2010
Golden colored pour with small sized head.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Defreni (2983) - Husum, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2010
Dåse: Flot pilsnergul øl med et stort hvidt skumhoved. Lugten er mindre behagelig, sur gær. Smagen derimod er god med et godt humlebid. Drikbar øl, men forventningen ovenpå det forrige drain pour var også sat lavt.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
altonbrownd (5416) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - MAR 12, 2010
Can in Gerlos. Orange body with small head. Nose is malty and grainy. Quite sweet and hoppy. Smooth. Pretty good.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
inbirraveritas (1472) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 26, 2010
0.5 l bottle (as a gift) from Vienna. It has a golden colour and a medium and quickly diminishing white head. The carbonation is average/soft. Sweeitsh smell of malt and yeast. The taste is sweet, aroma’s mainly of malt beside some notes of grassy hops. The finish is light bitter and dry. The body is medium/light, texture’s thin/watery, so It’s easily drinkable, but it has nothing really exciting for the tasteing senses...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nekronos (4039) - Xalapa, MEXICO - JAN 10, 2010
NOt bad, had it with some metal crazy guys. It’s not my style but was interesting to taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (43245) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
Can 50cl.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a small to average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, cabbage water, cardbord. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. Body is medium to light, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20090625]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
MiP (15187) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUL 7, 2009
Can, 5.0%. Mild papery aroma, OK refreshing. Clear shiny yellow colour. Very small white head. The flavour is mildly malty, with a slightly rough bitterness. Hint of grain in the finish, but not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Beer5000 (5824) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 11, 2009
500 ml can. Clear golden body with a diminishing white head. Aroma is light fruity with grain. Flavor is refreshing; light malty with a hint of fruit and a indication of bitterness in the finish. Very ordinary and frankly very boring, but drinkable.

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