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Augustiner Bräu Lagerbier Hell - Augustiner-Bräu Wagner KG

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

236 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 236
Reviews: 99
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 13.29%
Wants: 83
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Augustiner-Bräu Wagner KG visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-15-2002)
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Reviews by foles:
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foles

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4.43/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

I found this tasting very interesting, as I have not had it for a long time. The presentation & appearance are good, as a typical German helles, but the "lagery" taste is present here in abundance in the mouthfeel - reminds me of an macro in that department. But once you get used it and discover what lies underneath, you start to appreciate it more! This contributes to it's easy drinking quality, because the aftertaste gives that grassy, fresh feeling that is indicative of quality.

Overall for me, this is a world class example of helles, and more to the point - this is what lager should taste like.

Serving type: bottle

10-07-2007 14:32:53 | More by foles
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Augustiner Bräu Lagerbier Hell from Augustiner-Bräu Wagner KG
92 out of 100 based on 236 ratings.