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Heineken Lager Beer - Heineken Nederland B.V.

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BA SCORE
64
poor

3,466 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 3,466
Reviews: 1,230
rAvg: 2.71
pDev: 25.46%
Wants: 9
Gots: 213 | 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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spdyfire83

Ireland

2.78/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

294th Review
Bottle to hatch
Vintage: Unsure, but I doubt that matters.

Drank this for "fun".

A: Green bottle bottle so I cannot speak to these details as it went straight down the pipe.

S: Smells of malt grain and hint of bread. No skunkiness here though which is a nice change of pace.

T: Cold = Crisp. Clean. Refreshing. VS. Room-temp = Off-taste. Miserable. Yuck.

M: Light body with loads of carbonation.

O: Not good, yet not bad. Just average. For optimal enjoyment drink cold; not warm (see comments on taste).

Serving type: bottle

11-17-2012 18:39:18 | More by spdyfire83
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Heineken Lager Beer from Heineken Nederland B.V.
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