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Oettinger – Pils

Brewery: Oettinger in Bavaria, Germany Style:  Pilsner  ABV:  4.7% IBUs:   32 Rate Beer:  6/100 Pour:  Straw yellow with a big white head.  Malty, bready flavour with a little bit of sweetness. Not as crisp as I’d like a Pilsner to be, but decent enough. I remember first drinking these when they were like $10 for a six pack of 500ml cans. When your […]

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Weihenstephaner – Pils

Brewery: Bayerische Staatsbrauerei in Bayern, Germany  Style:  Pilsner ABV:  5.1% IBUs:   32 Rate Beer:  44/100 Pour:  Straw yellow colour with a big foamy white head.  A white bread, almost pasta type flavour. There’s a noble hop bitterness that is quite herbal and spicy. It doesn’t feel as balanced as a Czech Pilsner. It may not be the freshest version of this beer either […]

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Paulaner- Hefe-Weissbier

Brewery: Paulaner in Munich, Germany Style:  Hefeweizen ABV:  5.5% IBUs:   16 Rate Beer:  90/100 Pour:  Cloudy golden yellow with a big white head on pour. Sweet, bready malt aroma. Big hit of banana and sweet pastry on the tongue. A true German Hefeweizen designed to be drunk during Oktoberfest celebrations. Coming in a big 500ml, it […]

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Weihenstephaner – Hefeweissbier Alkoholfrei

Brewery: Weihenstephaner in Bavaria, Germany Style:  Alcohol free Hefeweizen ABV:  0.5% IBUs:   14 Rate Beer:  12/100 Pour:  Cloudy yellow with a big white head. A Dry July experiment to see if there is such a thing as a good non-alcoholic beer. This has some resemblance to a hefeweizen. The banana/clove yeasty flavours make this almost seem […]

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Weihenstephaner – Original Helles Alkoholfrei

Brewery: Weihenstephaner in Bavaria, Germany Style:  Alcohol free Helles Lager ABV:  0.5% IBUs:   21 Rate Beer:  6/100 Pour:  Washed out straw yellow colour with a small white head. A Dry July experiment to see if there is such a thing as a good non-alcoholic beer. This is quite sweet but under the sweetness is hints of […]

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Weihenstephaner – Tradition Bayrisch Dunkel

Brewery: Weihenstephaner in Bavaria, Germany Style:  Dunkel ABV:  5.2% IBUs:   24 Rate Beer:  59/100 Pour:  Copper brown in colour with a slight red hue in the light. Sweet, malty flavour with hints of toffee and caramel. A full flavour and body makes this dark lager really enjoyable to drink as the days get cooler in late […]

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Weihenstephener – Festbier

Brewery: Weihenstephener in Bayern, Germany Style: Festbier ABV: 5.8% IBUs: 26 Rate Beer: 37/100 Pour Light straw colour with a good white head that slowly fades out Tastes awfully lot like a pilsner. Crisp, clean, light. Slight earthy hop notes. I wished I had saved this for tomorrow for the Bushfire Appeal concert, because this is […]

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Privatbrauerei Egerer – Super Schwarz

I like a good schwarz beer. Dark lagers have a place and this one is not too bad