Beer In Ads #944: Heineken’s Pilsener


Wednesday’s ad is for Heineken’s Pilsener, from the 1800s. Check out the shape and size of the bottles. This ad is old enough that Heineken still referred to their beer as a pilsener.

Heineken-1800s

Comments

  1. beerman49 says

    Wonder how the “white star” of those days compared to the “white star” that came to the US later. We get “red star” now, which is more full-bodied, but only slightly less wimpy overall, than the “white star” it preceded.

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