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Brewed by:
Brauerei Schwechat (Brau Union)
Austria | website

Style: Euro Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by stcules on 04-29-2006

BEER STATS
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
18
Avg:
2.89
pDev:
36.33%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
2
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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 18
Reviews by stoutman:
Photo of stoutman
3.35/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Austrians answer to watery tasting american beer. Golden colored pour with small sized white head which collapses rather fast. Weak malty aroma with a sweet malty finish. Very thin-bodied and watery with some sweet malt and a rather crude bitterness in the finish. Drinkable, but there are better ones out there.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of chubenzino
2/5  rDev -30.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

One of the worst beers in Austria

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Photo of sfprint
2.55/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

33cl twist off bottle.

A: Lightish dullish gold, little head but reasonable rising carbonation.
S: Spaghetti O's like malt. Relatively weak in scent. Faintly horsey as well.
T: Very neutral taste. Not particularly flavorful or interesting. Between German and American Adjunct lagers in flavor.
M: Strangely though mildly astringent. Nice carbonation sting, smooth.
D: Boring but drinkable.

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Photo of LittleNeko
2/5  rDev -30.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

There are much better beers in austria!

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Photo of BcCraft710
3.23/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cfalovo97
2/5  rDev -30.8%

Photo of raylpendleton
3.8/5  rDev +31.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kojevergas
2.82/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Good budget brew.

C- (2.82) / BELOW AVERAGE

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Photo of JTuomi
3.01/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of Beerman1977
2.25/5  rDev -22.1%

Photo of Corson
2.5/5  rDev -13.5%

Photo of sunrisesolara
3.1/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

.5L emptied into a Pokal.

A: Pours a straw gold with a fluffy 1-finger white head which receeds to a thin ring. No lacing.

S: Sweet malt and light hops, most likely extract.

M: Medium-light bodied with good carbonation.

T: Sweet barley malt followed by a sprinkling of hops, slightly sweet at the end. Dry, tannic aftertaste.

D: An Austrian budget beer, but not hateful. This beer has a bit of a bad reputation due to it's popularity among the destitute of Vienna. I would call this a decent table beer, something to have with a normal meal. I might buy a case of these for the cellar, just for that reason.

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Photo of Latarnik
2.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of Brabander
3.41/5  rDev +18%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I drank this beer after an Egger beer. The Egger disappointed me, this one did not.

Poured in the same glass as the Egger beer, a simple drinking glass this beer looks a lot better. A big white head which stays remarkeble good. Some nice carbonation in the glass.

The taste is one of a typical euro pale lager beer. Fresh with some light citrus notes of the hop.

Worth trying this one!

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Photo of Pacioli1445
2.08/5  rDev -28%

Photo of dcmchew
3/5  rDev +3.8%

Photo of stcules
2.35/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Yellow-greenish in color, with an average white foam, not long duration.
Malt, hops, and hints of honey in the smell.
Malty taste, but even a decent bitterness, balanced. Hints of honey, camomile, hay.
Drinkable.
Quite long bitterness in the aftetaste.
Honest.

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Photo of Oidmoe
3.04/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Schwechater Bier from Brauerei Schwechat (Brau Union)
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