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Weihenstephaner Original - Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,597 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,597
Reviews: 784
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 12.59%
Wants: 98
Gots: 72 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-30-2000)
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olimpia84

Florida

3.88/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Served the 16.9oz bottle into a Pilsner glass to pair it up with my dinner.

A: pale golden body that is not entirely translucent as other lagers. Three finger glowing white foamy and spongy head that decorates the glass sublimely. Medium lacing present.

S: it has a combination of bitter hops that are typical of lagers along with some sweet notes.

T: this beer starts off a bit bitter with some lemony and citrus notes but they eventually give way to a sweeter malty finish. Nicely done.

M: light body with medium carbonation. Very drinkable, crisp and fresh.

O: I'm not the biggest lager fan but this beer gets the job done beautifully. This beer is light enough and very drinkable which is why it can be paired with a lot of foods and enjoyed at pretty much any time. Another quality product from Bayerische Weihenstephan.

Serving type: bottle

09-27-2011 01:46:51 | More by olimpia84
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On tap @ Library Alehouse.

A: Pours a clear pale yellow with a half-inch thick white head which fades to the rim leaving spotty lace.

N: Grainy, yeasty, faint lemon citrus, grassy/hay, spring freshness.

T: Mostly follows the nose while being crisp and nicely clean.

M: Light body and semi-medium carbonation. Smooth, yeasty and grassy finish.

O: Easy drinking. I have to ask myself, self - why haven't you had this before???

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3.74/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured Weihenstephaner Original into a mug.

A - Pours a bright clear golden with a finger of white head.

S - Some light bread, biscuit, malts. Faint hops and some skunk.

T - Light malts, more bitter hops in there as well. Mid palate getting more bread and light malt flavors. On the aftertaste just a pinch of bitter hops comes through.

M - Smooth with medium carbonation with medium to light mouthfeel.

O - A good Helles. Enjoy! Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

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Weihenstephaner Original from Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
91 out of 100 based on 1,597 ratings.