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Heineken Lager Beer - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
64
poor

3,098 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3098
Reviews: 1211
rAvg: 2.71
pDev: 25.09%


Brewed by:
Heineken Nederland B.V. visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OldFrothingSlosh on 01-29-2001)
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alankwak

Florida

3.98/5  rDev +46.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

In a glass from a 12 oz bottle.

A: Light in color and clear. Decent head retension and some lacing to boot.
S: Nice hop aroma but not too strong.
T: Very nice lightly hopped, refreshing taste. Not Saaz hops but similar.
M: Light mouthfeel. I would not say weak, but for this style, very nice and light as I think it should be.
D: I could throw back may 'o these. Very good drinkability.

Honestly folks. As far a true macros go, this is about as good as it gets. Again, I'm talking macros. This is the best beer you can get at most convenience stores, etc. When some one makes a beer run to a local mart, I tell 'em "if you can't find my "A" list beer, grab me some Heinekin". Can't go wrong if you enjoy this style.

Serving type: bottle

10-02-2005 02:59:06 | More by alankwak
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Heineken Lager Beer from Heineken Nederland B.V.
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