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Löwenbräu Original - Löwenbräu AG

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BA SCORE
75
okay

665 Ratings
THE BROS
79
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 665
Reviews: 370
rAvg: 3.28
pDev: 17.07%
Wants: 19
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Löwenbräu AG 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 01-28-2001)
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Derranged

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3.13/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

I used to drink this often 10 years ago. Last year I tried it again, and it was horribly skunked. Note that I am skeptical about beer in green bottles. It's hit or miss.

Moving on:

Got reintroduced to this beer. Poured from an 330ml (11.2oz) bottle into a stemmed pokal.

A- Dark golden color, thin white head that dissipates quickly, not much retention on the glass.

S- Sweet malts, floral notes, some hops and skunk.

T- Sweet malts dominate. Some mild hops in there.

M- Very thin and flat.

O- If this is not skunked, which is a big if, it's pretty enjoyable. Nothing spectacular. It's a simple and decent beer that is reasonably priced.

Serving type: bottle

05-15-2011 08:24:58 | More by Derranged
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Löwenbräu Original from Löwenbräu AG
75 out of 100 based on 665 ratings.