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Hofbräu Original | Hofbräuhaus München

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Hofbräuhaus München

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-19-2002

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Served on tap at Pilsener Haus in Hoboken, NJ

A: Pours a crystal clear pale golden yellow in color with light to moderate amounts of visible carbonation. The beer has a half finger tall white head that quickly reduces to a medium sized patch of extremely thin film and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Minimal amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate aromas of grainy malts with some lighter notes of floral hops.

T: Moderate flavors of grainy malts with just a hint of sweetness. There is a light to moderate amount of bitterness from the floral hops throughout the entire taste of the beer. Very light metallic hints are also present.

M: Medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Clean and crisp.

O: Very easy to drink but not surprising for a beer that is designed to be drank from one liter mugs. Pairs very well with a meat and sausage heavy cuisine.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A- Yellow golden. Clear. Head is big and white, and lasts quite well. Fair amount of lacing.
S- Clean, grassy, grainy, a bit sweet.
T- The taste is very clean and inoffensive. There is a bit of grassy, grainy, and a touch of lemon. Otherwise, clean breadyness.
M- Medium body, crisp carbonation, exactly what I want from a helles lager.
O- It's exactly what I want from a helles, clean crisp flavors.

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Hofbräu Original from Hofbräuhaus München
Beer rating: 3.8 out of 5 with 1,597 ratings
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