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Spaten Münchner Hell (Premium Lager) - Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,142 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,142
Reviews: 563
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 14.13%
Wants: 34
Gots: 67 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 11-08-2001)
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1.25/5  rDev -66%

JaredSC, Jun 19, 2014
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2/5  rDev -45.7%

spoonhawk, Jun 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

jgbiggs, Jun 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

DeepSouthSipper, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

wvbrewcrew, Jun 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

sephyrott, Jun 10, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

TX-Badger, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of GONZALOYANNA
3.58/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

500ml bottle. Pokal glass. Pale golden color, clear appearance. White froth, close but discrete crown leaves a thin lasting layer on top & some lacing on sides. Yeast, slight sulfur, floral, citric hints & biscuit touch to the nose. Malty upfront, light sweet & grainy flavor. High to medium body. Moderate to high carbonation. Oily to watery texture. Clean lemon zest-like bitterness & dried mouthfeel but maltiness –shown as a biscuit flavor- arises & balances a long gentle bitter finish. Lemon juice memories on the aftertaste.

GONZALOYANNA, Jun 09, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

KevMo84, Jun 09, 2014
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5/5  rDev +35.9%

pixarnick, Jun 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

RoyFokker, Jun 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -18.5%

Stevotex, Jun 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

TylerofLA, Jun 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

jsh420, May 27, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

VILJ, May 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

AMCimpi, May 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

superdoopersauce, May 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

little_star, May 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

Boone757, May 24, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

sebaastionb, May 24, 2014
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4.1/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Straw yellow in color with lots of brightness through its completely clear body, this beer develops a soft clean white head on top that peaks at just less than one finger. It holds up pretty well and manages sturdy patching that eventually drops to spotting but continues to cling pretty well.
Grains up front hold with a pale malt with a lemony tang that's balanced by some grass and herb hops notes.
A lightly sweet beer is kept in check by a dry/doughy biscuit malt, some green grape and red apple mostly. Lemon comes in to add another dimension with zest, and the hops are grassy and herbal as in the nose.
This beer is light, clean and refreshing all around. It has a strong carbonation that isn't allowed to get out of control even with a crispness that never stops biting; as such, it's fluffy in the mouth while biting. It has just a little dryness to balance the feel. It starts off grainy but ends clean.

Brenden, May 22, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +29.1%

Bralis, May 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

caseyrobertson, May 14, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +29.1%

jan_acker, May 14, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Golden filtered, almost no carbonation, 4 fingers of white head with merengue like chunky lacing.

S: Light and malty, some German hops, hay, fermenting hay.

T: Malty, smooth, hay, a little fermenting hay, little bitter hops but very subdued in the background. Light sweetness. A little green herb.

M: Medium bready body, very low carbonation.

O: I love this style, enjoying this Spaten version which is such a classic.

patre_tim, May 14, 2014
Spaten Münchner Hell (Premium Lager) from Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
83 out of 100 based on 1,142 ratings.