Heineken Premium Light Lager | Heineken Nederland B.V.

Heineken Premium Light LagerHeineken Premium Light Lager
988 Ratings
Heineken Premium Light LagerHeineken Premium Light Lager

Brewed by:
Heineken Nederland B.V.

Style: Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
3.3% ABV in some states in the USA

Added by Jason on 03-01-2005

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Photo of biteme398
2.78/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 3 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Into a pint glass, the beer is maybe a shade or two darker than most light beers. The small head recedes quickly and leaves no foam. Smell is pretty limited to alcohol and a little bit of flowers. Tastes like watered down Heineken, but at least still has that distinctive taste to it.

Not bad for a light beer, has some flavor to it actually. If I was forced to drink a light beer I'd probably go with this one.

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2.75/5  rDev +17.5%

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3/5  rDev +28.2%

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2.25/5  rDev -3.8%

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2.75/5  rDev +17.5%

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2.5/5  rDev +6.8%

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3/5  rDev +28.2%

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2/5  rDev -14.5%

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2/5  rDev -14.5%

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3/5  rDev +28.2%

Photo of Chico1985
2.85/5  rDev +21.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Now here's a typical Free Beer From Work - though I find this to be better than most of its light lager brethren.

A 12oz green bottle is poured to a tulip-esque official Crawdaddies glass. Color is dark yellow with a pillow of white head which slowly dissipates to nothing. Lots of carbonation bubbles visible.

Smell is pretty much pure cereal grain and light malts with a hint of papery skunk. Not too bad, decent strength, smells like something at least.

Taste brings the same cereal+slight skunk with some added lemon crispness, bread and pale malt. Really not too much to offend the senses, for a light beer some decent flavor.

Light but substantial mouthfeel with a good amount of foamy carbonation.

Decent amount of flavor considering this is actually lighter/has less alcohol than most light beers even - if you gotta go light this may be one of the better choices.

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Photo of pcsnyder
2.5/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of BlurryVisi0n
1.9/5  rDev -18.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Served in a pint glass.

Appearance: Pure yellow gold, light bubbles on the body....head a natural white rising about 1/4".

Smell: Has a sour aroma or hops...light, not sure if you really want to inhale this.

Taste: Light bitterness not to mention light hops, watery and too bland. I know it's light but it lacks flavor.

Mouth: medium, no stickiness.

Overall: Drank this because it was offered to me at my best friend's house or I wouldn't have ordered it. Not a fan of light beers and very few have caught my attention. This definitely isn't one of them. Salud.

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1.75/5  rDev -25.2%

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2/5  rDev -14.5%

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1/5  rDev -57.3%

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1.5/5  rDev -35.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -35.9%

1.25/5  rDev -46.6%

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2/5  rDev -14.5%

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2.25/5  rDev -3.8%

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3/5  rDev +28.2%

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2.25/5  rDev -3.8%

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3/5  rDev +28.2%

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2.5/5  rDev +6.8%

Heineken Premium Light Lager from Heineken Nederland B.V.
Beer rating: 2.34 out of 5 with 988 ratings
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