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Zywiec Beer - Zywiec Breweries PLC (Heineken)

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BA SCORE
71
okay

658 Ratings
THE BROS
65
poor

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Ratings: 658
Reviews: 356
rAvg: 3.06
pDev: 19.61%
Wants: 10
Gots: 22 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Zywiec Breweries PLC (Heineken) visit their website
Poland

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 10-08-2001)
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djbx

Australia

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

03-22-2014 01:20:51 | More by djbx
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Marty91

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

03-18-2014 21:42:32 | More by Marty91
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Happyhopper

New York

3/5  rDev -2%

03-16-2014 18:33:47 | More by Happyhopper
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Kunstman

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -2%

03-09-2014 04:42:50 | More by Kunstman
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McStagger

California

2.78/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2.75

A: Pours slightly gold of straw. Accidentally aggressive pour leads to two and a half fingers bleached hed. Carbonation is moderate, with bubbles rising to the surface. Retention is moderate. Lacing is good. Head is made up of fairly large bubbles.

S: The bottle may as well be green. Mildly skunky, with herbal/vegetal hoppiness. Malt is crackery. Slightly metallic.

T: Pretty big rush of malt sweetness up front. Bready and a little doughy. Hops are mostly muted. Towards the finish, there is a mild surge of the cooked veggies/herbal component. Malt sweetness ultimately wins out, but it's not much of a battle. Finishes with a cooked cereal sweetness.

M: Not quite as carbonated as expected. Mouthfeel is soft, but not so soft as to be labeled creamy.

O: Drink it cold and it's an average EPL. Letting it warm shows you its inner demons. Do not let it warm.

Serving type: bottle

03-06-2014 05:24:48 | More by McStagger
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T-34-85

New York

3/5  rDev -2%

03-02-2014 17:00:35 | More by T-34-85
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JIMTRK16

Illinois

2/5  rDev -34.6%

02-26-2014 21:59:59 | More by JIMTRK16
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Inglewood

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -18.3%

02-24-2014 20:15:49 | More by Inglewood
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bigox420

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

02-23-2014 20:44:26 | More by bigox420
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brutusmuktuk

Michigan

2/5  rDev -34.6%

02-19-2014 22:51:29 | More by brutusmuktuk
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WanderingFool

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

02-08-2014 01:38:33 | More by WanderingFool
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MarkoNm

Slovenia

3.16/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours clear and golden color. The two fingers of white head have medium retention.
There is a nice malty aroma, which isn't too strong nor too weak.
The taste is expected: sweet at the beginning, followed by a pleasant bitterness all teh way to the finish.
Easy to drink and refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

02-07-2014 19:08:06 | More by MarkoNm
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addiwilliams

Virginia

3/5  rDev -2%

02-07-2014 03:43:49 | More by addiwilliams
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BJSmit

Netherlands

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

02-02-2014 15:39:02 | More by BJSmit
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DaveRinn

Washington

3/5  rDev -2%

01-23-2014 02:36:38 | More by DaveRinn
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Crowesaddict

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +38.9%

01-20-2014 20:36:23 | More by Crowesaddict
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moochmonster

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

01-19-2014 23:42:53 | More by moochmonster
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sbartnik01

Texas

3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

01-17-2014 02:56:05 | More by sbartnik01
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smitty4657

California

3.08/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

I drank about 400 of these during a recent trip to Poland. Very standard lager, but very refreshing, especially when fresh. Not at all surprising to say it was way better there than the imported bottles I’ve had in the states. Most Polish lagers seem to take on a gasoline aroma when they warm up, but Zywiec’s flavor held - nice light malt character and really drinkable.

Serving type: on-tap

01-14-2014 04:31:34 | More by smitty4657
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DamageCase76

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -2%

01-11-2014 15:35:50 | More by DamageCase76
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polopaul20

Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

01-08-2014 18:12:26 | More by polopaul20
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Burkbom23

Connecticut

2/5  rDev -34.6%

12-30-2013 13:23:55 | More by Burkbom23
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Schmoog

United Kingdom (Scotland)

3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

12-29-2013 14:16:10 | More by Schmoog
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nitter

Ohio

3/5  rDev -2%

12-29-2013 02:00:08 | More by nitter
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Pog-Mo-Thoin

Michigan

3/5  rDev -2%

12-27-2013 01:36:32 | More by Pog-Mo-Thoin
Zywiec Beer from Zywiec Breweries PLC (Heineken)
71 out of 100 based on 658 ratings.