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Heineken Dark Lager - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
74
okay

507 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 507
Reviews: 245
rAvg: 3.22
pDev: 19.57%
Wants: 18
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Heineken Nederland B.V. visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
Euro Dark Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-08-2001)
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3HovsepiansBrews

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2.93/5  rDev -9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

A - Dark red with a tan head. Although it is dark, the body even looks a little thin.

S - Mostly toasted/roasted notes from the dark malts. A little bready.

T - A tiny hint of some coffee/chocolate from the roasted malts, but it is really watered down, so there is not much too it. There is no hop presence to speak of. The flavor is really one-dimensional and dilute and really only comes at the front of the sip. Although there is a little sour yeast flavor towards the end that doesn't really help the taste.

M - A really thin body, with medium carbonation.

D - Considering the thin body and low ABV and really reserved flavor this one is really easy to drink. However, the not-so-great flavor kind of takes away from the drinkability.

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2010 03:36:26 | More by 3HovsepiansBrews
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Heineken Dark Lager from Heineken Nederland B.V.
74 out of 100 based on 507 ratings.