Heineken Lager Beer | Heineken Nederland B.V.

Heineken Lager BeerHeineken Lager Beer
BA SCORE
7.3%
Liked This Beer
2.72 w/ 4,962 ratings
Heineken Lager BeerHeineken Lager Beer
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Heineken Nederland B.V.
Netherlands
heineken.com

Style: Euro Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by OldFrothingSlosh on 01-29-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,596
Reviews:
1,383
Ratings:
4,962
Liked:
360
Avg:
2.72/5
pDev:
25.37%
Alströms:
2.93
 
 
Wants:
37
Gots:
1,418
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 4,962 |  Reviews: 1,383
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1.5/5  rDev -44.9%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

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2.88/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

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3.06/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

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3.23/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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2.9/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of ajdemma
2.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of bigbutter
2.47/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of fryeguy52
2.62/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Raphaellima
4.69/5  rDev +72.4%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of GulDukat88
2.21/5  rDev -18.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Not awful, but nothing special whatsoever - it's Heineken, what do you expect? Most that I've had over the years have tasted a bit funky and not in a good way.

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1/5  rDev -63.2%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

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3/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of SwissTac0
2.09/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

Rated as a macrobeer? Pretty good then again anything is to American Macros

With microbreweries involved not bery good

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2.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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2.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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3.67/5  rDev +34.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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4.45/5  rDev +63.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Here’s the deal. I spent all week drinking 7+ abv beers and my palate was just tired already. I wanted something I could gulp. It feels wrong to “gulp” that micro brewed borderline imperial territory. With Heineken it’s crisp it’s clean the way a lager should be. Also, they only use water, barley, hops, and yeast, like a lot of German beers. It’s pure. No coloring, or additives. I appreciate that.

We all know exactly about this beer, because of it's popularity that we don't even need to review it. I review beers mainly for myself, so that when I go back to a beer I can see if I liked it or not. With Heineken I already remember.

It's a good beer in the macro lager category. I consider it a macro brew, made for the masses, and a step above most American Lagers. It's crisp, it goes down easy and its slightly sweeter than other vastly produced lagers.

For some reason, I always taste banana in this beer. And I like that.

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3.65/5  rDev +34.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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2.42/5  rDev -11%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

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3/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.24/5  rDev +19.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

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4.35/5  rDev +59.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Heineken is a great beer...one of the best. Its a great beer because its simple, real beer. Good water, malted barley, hops..that's it, what beer is supposed to be..no corn, no rice, no fancy citrus ultra mega hopped BS or whatever the latest fad is either. Ya'll can drink whatever floats your boat. I'll have another Heineken.

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3/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.3/5  rDev +21.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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2.38/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Heineken Lager Beer from Heineken Nederland B.V.
Beer rating: 7.3% out of 100 with 4,962 ratings
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