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RATINGS: 989   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
A good beer takes its time. The long storage makes our yellow bright lager, “Original”, a flavourful beer enjoyed with fine poured, white foam. With a mild hoppy note and its pleasant fresh spicy taste, it goes very well with salads, poultry, stews or with a hearty snack. Brewed according to our centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill.

Formerly known as "Weihenstephaner Original Bayrisch Mild (Premium)".

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
greks (321) - GERMANY - JAN 18, 2016
0,5 l NRW-Flasche aus dem Brauereiladen in Weihenstephan. Goldgelb, klar mit reichlich Kohlensäure und einer cremigen Schaumkrone, starkes lacing. Riecht frisch, nach Weizen. Im Geschmack angenehm süßlich

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
King_Alex_II (1181) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 13, 2016
Clear golden color with foam layer. Smells like wet grains. The taste is well balanced, fitting carbonation, light bitterness in the finish and everything. However I don’t like the wet grain taste and aftertaste of the malt.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ElDesmadre (3078) - Mikołów, POLAND - DEC 28, 2015
Draught. Clean, light malt profile, grainy. Light sweetish, very subtle bitterness. Drinkable but also far from being characterful.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HuskerTan (1582) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - DEC 7, 2015
Bottle. A- Corn, grains, malty. A- Golden color, clear liquid, white head. T- Corn, grains, straw, slightly sweet, crisp. P- Light body, average texture, average carbonation, crisp finish. O- I think this one explains itself. While it’s not something I’d seek out, it was good for what it was and I can appreciate it for that. Not my thing but far from being bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GenDV138 (5701) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 6, 2015
12 oz bottle at a friend’s house. Clear straw yellow with off-white head. Aromas of wheat and malt. Tastes of wheat, malt, light skunk and citrus. Light body with a dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
kramer (5800) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 5, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear pale straw gold body under a small fizzy white head that faded fairly quickly. The nose is slightly husky and grainy without a hop presence. The flavor is pretty bland and boring, grainy and slightly resembling cardboard in a way. Light bodied and very fizzy with a bland flabby malt finish. About what was expected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Calisky (2462) - ALSACE, FRANCE - NOV 19, 2015
Couleur dorée, mousse qui disparait. Nez malté, et note légume. Gout malt d’orge, houblonné et note de paille. Moyenne

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jaghana (5434) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - NOV 19, 2015
Bottle 50cl shared by Calisky, A clear yellow beer, nose is on vegetable and ripped apple. Aroma is on sweet grain, wet paper, light grassy hops.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Augdraught1981 (262) - Harlem, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2015
Clear, light golden pour with thin, stable white head. Delicious & classic malty German aroma and matching taste. Light sweetness and silky smooth body. Similar to a Heineken with a little more subdued & refined character. Just an overall well done & easy drinking lager with a little more character than usual. My final 3.2 doesn’t do it much justice or tell the whole story, 5 out of 5 for the style. It’s official for me, Germany makes the best lagers. Very nice!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cousin_Larry (873) - - NOV 6, 2015
My bottle says Original Premium, but I get redirected to the Helles. Oh well. It’s a standard lager with corn sweetness but a sharper bite of hops on the finish. Doesn’t have the horrible skunkiness of a green bottle and is a bit better. Just OK though, which is unusual for my favorite brewer.

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