Zywiec Beer | Zywiec Breweries PLC (Heineken)

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Zywiec BeerZywiec Beer

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Zywiec Breweries PLC (Heineken)

Style: Euro Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Todd on 10-08-2001

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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Decent head at first pour but settles very quickly.

Smell: Very light & mild hop aroma. Other than that there is not much to it.

Taste: Very Light bodied but clean and smooth. Slight and I mean a slight hop taste. Not much taste or flavor. Typical lager like Miller or Bud
Good for days when you know you will drink more than you should

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Appearance is gold with a nice aray of white foam. Smell is typical of the euro brews, lacks hops in aroma. Mouthfeel is somewhat lingering. Lays in the mouth for a short period. Taste is ok for this Euro Pale Lager. Reminds us of all those other Euro lagers. Drinkable, but not something we will run out a buy. Overall we will not turn this beer down, but we will not go out seeking this one. Give us some peanuts with this beer.

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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Enjoyed this bottle out of a large snifter glass. This beer was in my attic for the last 11 years – I just found it in a box from college– so why not try it.

A: Pours a clear copper reddish hue with a thin white head that quickly dissipates and barely leaves a lace. I was just impressed that it was still carbonated.

S: Strong malty aroma with a skunky backbone.

T: Slightly sweet up and then a huge mouthful of malts hits you. Skunky finish and slighlt bitter end.

M: Medium body and light carbonation

O: Obvious 11 years has done good for this brew – but by looking at the other review it didn’t hurt it either.

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S: some light malt, wheat, soft corn, light pine.

T: soft malts and corn. Some wheat, apple, a little pine and citrus.

MF: light body, crisp flavor, and big carbonation.

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Zywiec Beer from Zywiec Breweries PLC (Heineken)
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