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Hofbräu Original - Hofbräuhaus München

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,146 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,146
Reviews: 437
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 13.16%
Wants: 37
Gots: 114 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hofbräuhaus München 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: BeerAdvocate on 03-19-2002)
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3.9/5  rDev +2.6%

The archetypal helles lager.
Crackery, sweet aroma and a smooth crackery, pale malt flavor with just enough noble hops in the back. Not too thin and crackery as some can be, not as full and slick as others. A nice balance, though slightly grainy which creates a bit of a harshness.

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Hofbräu Original from Hofbräuhaus München
86 out of 100 based on 1,146 ratings.