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Heineken Dark Lager - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
74
okay

545 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 545
Reviews: 248
rAvg: 3.21
pDev: 19.94%
Wants: 21
Gots: 31 | 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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2.5/5  rDev -22.1%

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3.25/5  rDev +1.2%

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3.43/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Poured from 12 oz bottle into nonic glass.
Appearance: 1" off white head slowly recedes with mild lacing. Color is a reddish brown.
Aroma: mild aroma of molasses and whole wheat bread.
Mouthfeel: light and refreshing, somewhat creamy.
Flavor: chocolate, medium roasted barley, caramel, molasses with some grassy hop in the finish. Overall: a very pleasant dark lager. Nicely done.

Foyle, Apr 27, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -45.5%

Sebas, Apr 23, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +1.2%

njbusa, Apr 19, 2014
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spazx, Apr 09, 2014
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3.66/5  rDev +14%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Alleluia. Just got this at the distributor - haven't had Heineken Dark since the 90s. Good deep brown and a fine head, even a little lacing. It has a faint sweet roasted smell, nothing grand. Malt is the star of the show here, and some toasty caramel as the brew warms a little. Great feel - it is just as good an easy drinking brew as I remembered it to be. If you want an extra delicious dark style, go Doppelbock - this is just meant to be a straightforward, sessionable brew. And if you want the regular Heineken Lager from the store to taste less skunky, go with the can for a fresher taste. I have no problems with Heineken, but the Dark especially makes me smile.

angusdegraosta, Mar 05, 2014
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rorjets, Jan 25, 2014
Heineken Dark Lager from Heineken Nederland B.V.
74 out of 100 based on 545 ratings.