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Heineken Lager Beer - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
64
poor

3,096 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3096
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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dasenebler

Maine

2.28/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

12oz can.

Pours a crystal clear, attractive gold with a decent head at first. Retention is below-average, and there's no lacing to be found.

The aroma is very grainy, little bit of sulfur. Where's that classic Heineken skunked aroma?

The flavor is stale, with a musty hop character. Not too bitter, with a lingering grainy sweetness, husky really. Watery mouthfeel, though the carbonation is smooth and pleasant.

Heineken is a completely different beer out of the can: it's not skunked but it still leaves a lot to be desired. I'd rather drink a 'Gansett or PBR.

Serving type: can

12-05-2011 01:29:55 | More by dasenebler
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Amsterdam, Netherlands March 2007 (on my back to Iraq from seeing my son's birth)

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Heineken Lager Beer from Heineken Nederland B.V.
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