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Augustiner Bräu Lagerbier Hell - Augustiner-Bräu Wagner KG

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

237 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 237
Reviews: 99
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 13.25%
Wants: 83
Gots: 16 | 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 mmmbirra:
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mmmbirra

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4.69/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

0.5 liter bottle into an Augustiner glass. I've had this many times before but never bothered to review it.
Clear yellow golden with a nice white head. Nice; pretty standard munich helles look.
The smell is a great balance of sweet malts and just a hint of grassy hops.
Wonderful. A slight sweetness with again just a tiny hint of grassy hops. Very smooth with none of the graininess or slick butteriness lesser helles lagers can have. Just wish those hops shined through a shade richer.
Very easy-going, very smooth, never tiring, never trying, never watery.
Really just THE munich helles lager. Just about the perfect example of the style. Try it from the gravity casks in their biergarten in the summer and in the cellar in the winter.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2013 13:59:56 | More by mmmbirra
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Augustiner Bräu Lagerbier Hell from Augustiner-Bräu Wagner KG
92 out of 100 based on 237 ratings.