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RATINGS: 1245   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Bottle: Filtered.
Ingredients: Water, Barley Malt, Hops & Hop extract.
Sold as Münchner Hell in Germany, München in the UK and Premium in North America.
This beer is our speciality. In 1894 Spaten became the first brewery in Munich to produce this brand of light lager. Golden in color with a well-balanced hop-flavor. The full rounded body is a superb balance between hops and a malty sweetness.
11.7 Plato

ARH's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ARH (911) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 26, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 31, 2014 12 oz bottle poured into a shaker. The aroma starts out with a prevalent banana and clove note, which fades and is replaced by something more yeast-like, maybe toasted bread too. As the drink settles, a slight mildew and wet leather start to come through. The beer is a clear, pale straw color with a light, bubbly head that reduces to a thin, but present, layer and leaves a light lacing. The taste is a medium high sweetness with a light bitterness. It’s a light bodied beer with a creamy and smooth texture and a light, fuzzy carbonation. The initial flavors that strike the tongue are honey, and caramel, both with a mellow presence. This is accompanied by a light grass note, a mild, sweet lemon, and a very faint spice. The finish is crisp, with a mellow spicy hop bite. The aftertaste is floral, bread, and spice, but it’s a light aftertaste the fades at a moderate pace.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rolfc81 (143) - - OCT 4, 2015
On tap at Oktoberfest. Full liter. Good crisp taste..................................

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jann3 (203) - Espoo, FINLAND - OCT 1, 2015
Pours pale golden with a white decent sized head. Mildly malty and sweetish aroma. Taste is malty and bready, but there is a nice touch of hops too. Dryish finish. Average CO2. A well balanced and enjoyable brew. (0,5 l bottle, bb 08/2016)

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
kaser (4333) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 24, 2015
Poured from 12oz bottle at home. Yellowish with white head. Smells of bread, hay, resin, basement aromas, and banana. Taste is barnyard, skunky, woody, bread, cereal. Kind of had to choke this down.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rouhlas (1475) - GREECE - SEP 24, 2015
From tap. Almost clear golden color with white head. Light malty aroma, grainy. Sweet taste. Light thin body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
culchiem (3104) - Berlin, GERMANY - SEP 17, 2015
Bottle. Clean gold with a frothy white head. Aroma is grainy malt. Flavour is malt, dough, sweet citrus base.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bubeer (147) - - SEP 15, 2015
Clear gold. Average head with medium retention. Notes of hay and bread in the aroma, plus a bit of pear. Medium bitter. Light to medium body. Fizzy carbonation

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
artiredbirds (202) - St.Petersburg, RUSSIA - AUG 30, 2015
roasty, basement aromas, golden, cloudy, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium sourness, average carbonation, thin feel,

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cthulhu (490) - MARSHALL ISLANDS - AUG 28, 2015
50 cl bottle.Pale golden colour .Hops aroma.Some sweetness and with some hoppy flavour. Light body.Dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ciocanelu (243) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - AUG 23, 2015
Clear pale color with decent head. Clean, grainy aroma with a hint of sweetness. Taste is also a bit on the sweet side but gets more balanced to the finish. Decent but a bit too sweet for my taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (3221) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 23, 2015
Light hop aroma but moderate and herbal-earthy hop flavor. Light body with medium-high carbonation. Lacks balance and too earthy, but not bad anyway.

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