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Hite - Hite Brewery Company LTD

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BA SCORE
60
poor

211 Ratings
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Ratings: 211
Reviews: 126
rAvg: 2.49
pDev: 25.3%
Wants: 3
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hite Brewery Company LTD visit their website
Korea (South)

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-02-2002)
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bearbreak

Korea (South)

1.75/5  rDev -29.7%

07-05-2014 17:20:01 | More by bearbreak
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dcbeers

District of Columbia

2/5  rDev -19.7%

06-29-2014 23:27:17 | More by dcbeers
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CampusCrew

Florida

2.25/5  rDev -9.6%

06-16-2014 12:19:34 | More by CampusCrew
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JoeMans

New York

2.25/5  rDev -9.6%

06-15-2014 04:18:21 | More by JoeMans
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endless1408

United Kingdom (England)

3/5  rDev +20.5%

06-05-2014 20:05:29 | More by endless1408
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Latarnik

New Jersey

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

05-26-2014 22:35:16 | More by Latarnik
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TheBeerAlmanac

Kentucky

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

05-17-2014 00:25:33 | More by TheBeerAlmanac
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Georgiabeer

Georgia

1.5/5  rDev -39.8%

05-12-2014 01:33:17 | More by Georgiabeer
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famous_mortimur

Colorado

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

04-18-2014 05:50:25 | More by famous_mortimur
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ChristopherWIU-UTPA

Texas

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

I have drank this beer a numerous occasions in the Republic of Korea (South) and select occasions in the United States. Being stationed in South Korea my first two years in the United States Army, I was able to experience this beer every weekend! Pours golden yellow clear, light soapy head, some lacing, and overbearing carbonation. It taste of rice and malt, along with a real fizzy taste, and not filling. It has no edge, malty after taste, and no real aroma.

Camp Casey, Republic of Korea 1998-2000

Serving type: bottle

04-15-2014 22:37:21 | More by ChristopherWIU-UTPA
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Rhettroactive

District of Columbia

3/5  rDev +20.5%

04-14-2014 03:26:49 | More by Rhettroactive
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Zonian1

Ohio

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

03-22-2014 14:33:12 | More by Zonian1
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mpenske

California

2.75/5  rDev +10.4%

03-07-2014 04:39:54 | More by mpenske
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Retroman40

Kentucky

2.95/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

12 ounce bottle out of the refrigerator poured into a pint glass.

A - Pale golden color with a fleeting white head that retreats to ok lacing throughout.

S - Very neutral - almost nothing (bad or good)

T - Definite hint of adjuncts along with some grains and light hop flavor.

M - Very clean throughout.

O - I've been wanting to try this for a long time since I am a fan of the LPGA and see several golfers with Hite logos on their equipment and clothing. If I was at a golf tournament in South Korea I could see putting a few of these away. Until then, I've had it and don't see the need to pay a premium for it in the states.

Serving type: bottle

03-05-2014 10:30:24 | More by Retroman40
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dubmax

Kansas

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

03-02-2014 00:07:12 | More by dubmax
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mountaincoffee

Kansas

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

03-01-2014 22:14:43 | More by mountaincoffee
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freshflesh

California

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

02-27-2014 07:01:53 | More by freshflesh
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JIMTRK16

Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -9.6%

02-26-2014 22:05:55 | More by JIMTRK16
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MarkoNm

Slovenia

2.03/5  rDev -18.5%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

The glass fills with pale gold, clear, content. The head is weak and quickly disappears with only a small lacing left.
The aroma is expected: malt and grains. Although gentle, quite pleasant.
The taste is bittery and light, The finish is neutral without any real bitterness.
Nice for a refreshment, but not much to the taste.

Serving type: bottle

02-09-2014 16:53:58 | More by MarkoNm
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cmwilliq

Missouri

2.5/5  rDev +0.4%

02-03-2014 05:54:22 | More by cmwilliq
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csr19us

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev +40.6%

01-31-2014 15:11:55 | More by csr19us
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cornchz

Korea (South)

1.25/5  rDev -49.8%

01-13-2014 04:01:05 | More by cornchz
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Phyl21ca

Quebec (Canada)

3.11/5  rDev +24.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Bottle: Poured a clear golden color ale with a pure white foamy head with light retention and not much lacing. Aroma of light adjunct notes with some cereal notes also perceptible. Taste is also dominated by light cereal notes with some adjunct and light sweet finish. Finish is actually crisper and cleaner then I had expected. Body is about average for style with good carbonation. This is actually better than I was expecting but still not great though.

Serving type: bottle

01-09-2014 20:27:20 | More by Phyl21ca
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samparkique4

United Kingdom (England)

3/5  rDev +20.5%

01-05-2014 18:44:02 | More by samparkique4
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FLima

Brazil

2.53/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Bright golden color with a thick head with medium retention.
Light sweet aroma of pale bready malt, vanilla and adjuncts.
Crisp and refreshing taste with hints of floral hops, sweet pale malt, finishing with a mild lemon hint and some low oxidation.
Watery body with good carbonation.
Adjunct lager a bit above average, hops are mild but they can be sensed and adjuncts are on the low side and probably rice rather than corn.

Serving type: on-tap

12-19-2013 14:07:02 | More by FLima
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Hite from Hite Brewery Company LTD
60 out of 100 based on 211 ratings.