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Heineken Lager Beer - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
64
poor

3,481 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 3,481
Reviews: 1,230
rAvg: 2.71
pDev: 25.46%
Wants: 10
Gots: 221 | 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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mickstepp

Ohio

1.27/5  rDev -53.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

I'm working from notes here since I had this at a friend's house a few days ago. I don't really feel that I need the notes though since this used to be a staple of mine before I discovered real beer. Typical yellow lager color with a thin and short lived head. Boy do I remember that smell which I used to think was exotic because it contrasted so sharply with the smell of American macros. Now I understand that it is the smell of a spoiled (aka skunked) beer. The taste is just as revolting as the smell. The only time I ever had an unspoiled Heineken was on tap in a bar in Brussels and my recollection is that without the "skunk" it tastes just like every other macro brewed lager..bland and without distinction. Don't buy into the marketing campaign and don't buy this lousy beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-24-2003 18:37:45 | More by mickstepp
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Heineken Lager Beer from Heineken Nederland B.V.
64 out of 100 based on 3,481 ratings.