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Grolsch Premium Lager | Grolsch Bierbrouwerij N.V.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Grolsch Bierbrouwerij N.V.
Netherlands
grolsch.nl

Style: Euro Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-10-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44,106
Reviews:
669
Ratings:
1,881
pDev:
18.65%
Bros Score:
3.19
 
 
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34
Gots:
407
Trade:
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look: 2.25 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

I admit I bought it for the pop-cork bottle. Underwhelming beer of its kind.

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Grolsch Premium Lager from Grolsch Bierbrouwerij N.V.
Beer rating: 3.11 out of 5 with 1,881 ratings
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