Atwater Purple Gang Pilsner
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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 2.78/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cbfobes (2731) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - SEP 4, 2012
Poured from 12oz bottle, pours a hazy light yellow with a thin white head and bubbles through out, aroma has a little bit of grain and some lemon zest, interesting, the flavor has a little bit of must on the front end that is kind of yeasty, a little bit of fruit in the finish with some grain and bread, pretty straight forward, not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - SEP 1, 2012
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Pours a lightly cloudy gold with about a finger of white head. Aroma of grain and hops. Taste is light bitter. Hops with some light grain. Light bodied with a thin texture. Lively carbonation and a long finish. Overall, not bad. I would drink this again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
wlajwl (4694) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - AUG 30, 2012
Aroma is malts with a hint of grit. The flavor is sweetish malts, a mild off flavor I can’t place and a dry and slightly sour finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
superspak (3506) - Michigan, USA - AUG 9, 2012
12 ounce bottle into pilsener glass, bottled June 2012. Pours lightly hazy golden straw color with a 1 finger fairly dense white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Slight spotty lacing on the glass, and light carbonation streaming up. Aromas of lemon, herbal, pear, apple, earth, grass, bread, cracker, and light spiciness. Pretty nice aromas with good balance and decent strength. Taste of lemon, bread, pear, pepper, cracker, herbal, apple, earth, and spiciness. Decent amount of herbal bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of light fruit, pepper, bread, and earthy spices on the finish for a short bit. Good flavor balance and complexity; nice bitterness/sweetness balance. Pretty dry on the finish as expected. Medium carbonation and body; with a smooth and crisp mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with pretty muh zero warming present after the finish. Overall this is a nice pilsner! Good hop flavor presence and balance. Quite enjoyable and very easy to drink. Well done.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Tmoney99 (12060) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 8, 2012
Draft. Poured clear pale color with an average fizzy white head that was mostly lasting and good lacing. Moderate toasted grain aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Soft brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Scrapersnbeer (1507) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 30, 2012
Grainy, sourdough nose that’s stanky rather than skunky. Effervescent hazy yellow. Bitter before sweet, and drying towards finish. Lighter body, if a bit starchy. A pils in each way but the aroma

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Narnad (1504) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - JUL 20, 2012
Bottled date was Dec 2011. Pours a very hazy yellow color with a low filmy white head. Aroma has a very strong sour grainy nose, lots of noble hops nose at the very end. Flavor starts off with a very strong Hallertau hops kick and slowly fades to a light pilsner malt finish. Body is light and moderately crisp. Overall a pretty tasty brew and I love the strong noble hops flavor present in this brew. Could be a bit more appealing as its pretty cloudy for a pilsner.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
knezek (21) - Michigan, USA - JUL 13, 2012
Good pilsner brewed in Detroit. Light refreshing beer on a hot day with just enough of that pilsner taste. Will buy again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
umich03jm (2855) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Pours a clear bright yellow color with a small amount of head. Very grainy aroma with hay and pale malt. Don’t detect much hops unless its adding to the hay aroma. Taste is off putting. Very grainy and not enough hops. It’s not very crisp and refreshing like a pilsener, more like a golden ale or something. Kinda bad aftertaste too. Not a fan.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
rumproasts (4189) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUN 11, 2012
golden with medium head. starts with a slightly odd breadiness. not unpleasant, just strange. substantial hops in the finish.

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