Neumarkt | Heineken Romania

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Heineken Romania
Romania
heinekenromania.ro

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by dcmchew on 11-06-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
8
Reviews:
1
Avg:
2.13
pDev:
22.07%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
4
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0
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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by arkanu:
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2.5/5  rDev +17.4%

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Photo of Ciocanelu
2/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of leitmotif
1.25/5  rDev -41.3%

Photo of kojevergas
2.15/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.5

"Neumarkt Original Pils." 5.2% ABV. 1 litre green plastic bottle with branded grey plastic screw-top acquired at a Shop and Go supermarket in Bucharest and served cold into an unbranded bierkrug there. Reviewed live. Expectations are low given the bottle format.

Side-poured with standard vigor as no carbonation issues are anticipated.

No bubble show forms as it's poured.

HEAD: Half a finger in width. Fizzles out within 10 seconds, leaving no lacing.

BODY: Clear pale yellow-copper. Clean; no yeast particulate or hop sediment is visible.

Appears adequately carbonated. Far from unique or special.

AROMA: Pils malts, helles malts, generic malt sweetness, and cheap generic barley.

It's a subpar aroma overall, and is average in terms of strength. Can't say I'm excited for the first sip.

TASTE: Pils malts, helles malts, generic malt sweetness, and cheap barley. It's as simple a flavour profile as you'll find, and the flavours are all quite shallow.

Average duration and intensity of flavour. Largely unbalanced. Not a gestalt build, but a cohesive one.

No yeast character, alcohol, or other off-notes come through.

TEXTURE: Strangely dry and coarse, especially on the finish. Stale. Poor overall presence on the palate. Overcarbonated. Poorly executed.

OVERALL: Drinkable but subpar. Very low quality and cheap tasting. I wouldn't trifle with this swill again. There're better budget beers in Romania. This is quite poor.

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Photo of mytu420
1.77/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Photo of smekermann
2.5/5  rDev +17.4%

Photo of Catalin90
1.68/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of dcmchew
2.75/5  rDev +29.1%

Neumarkt from Heineken Romania
2.13 out of 5 based on 8 ratings.
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