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Heineken Lager Beer - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
64
poor

3,467 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 3,467
Reviews: 1,230
rAvg: 2.71
pDev: 25.46%
Wants: 9
Gots: 214 | FT: 0
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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Reviews by eporter66:
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eporter66

New York

2.35/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

12oz bottle into a pint glass

Pours a yellow straw color, with a 2 fingered head that dissolves to a ring around glass. Decent lacing.

Smell and taste both have a bit of sour or bitter tinge to them. Fairly thin beer and nothing impressive about this at all. So many people talk about Heineken and what a good beer is, and I honestly have never been a fan. Often skunky, and even when not, just an average beer I guess. Give me a Coors or Miller Lite anytime over this. Drinkability is good, light, crisp and fairly refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

01-27-2009 23:32:30 | More by eporter66
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Heineken Lager Beer from Heineken Nederland B.V.
64 out of 100 based on 3,467 ratings.