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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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When the temperature hits 100, this beer will be your best friend. When it hits 109, six of these will be your girlfriend. It has a bright hop character with a finish so clean it will pick up after itself. It’s Crisp, Refreshing, and Clean.
Hops: German Magnum, Tettnanger, Saaz, Hallertau
Malts: Pils, Carapils
Yeast: Urquell Lager


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2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Roonai (245) - - SEP 4, 2011
On tap at flying saucer Houston. P clear clean gold. Nose is crisp yeast and straw. Taste is similar w more of a bite than expected from a pils. Lots of rind (?) To break up the pure pils taste which was interesting but not necessarily a welcome deviation.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
gregwilsonstl (1089) - Missouri, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Very clear golden. Reminiscent of a bud light but good, if that makes sense. Flight at Bangers.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DedicatedToFun (2543) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Can, thanks GT2, gold pour, small white head, nose is grassy, taste is grassy, decent pils overall

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Crispy34 (385) - Texas, USA - JUL 18, 2014
12oz can. Aroma is light malt with a little hops. Appearance is golden. Taste is a some malt with some hops as well. Could be refreshing during an Austin summer. Palate us a little hoppy, but ok. Overall, could see this as a perfect river beer, except for the price and the scarcity. Go Austin beer works! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Homer321 (1887) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Holy shit. Can smell the hops as soon as I crack the can! A strong, pungent grassy, pissy, catty hop aroma. Drank from the can. Super quenching and perfectly balanced between bitter, hop flavor and just a touch of malt that keeps it from being obnoxious. Is this really made in the same state as the asstros and Lone Star. Great pilsner!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vlan1 (194) - Eastern Shore, Maryland, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Pours a clear gold with no noticable head. Aroma of grass. Taste is light crisp flowers and grassy hops. Thin and crisp mouthfeel. Excellent hot texas day beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
drsandman (310) - New York, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Pours a pale yellow with med white head. Aroma is grass hop, must, bready yeast. Light mouthfeel, acidic, slight sweetness, biscuit, metallic hint. Very drinkable / refreshing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GT2 (8434) - San Diego County, California, USA - APR 28, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 7, 2014 > A super dank dry hopped blonde beer that may not even be the Pearl Snap Pils despite the can’s label

[ Can ][ t0rin0 ][ 12oz ][ Tasting ][ Stemless Wine Taster ][ 4/26/14 ]
>> Pours a clear straw with soapy foam, soapy lace. High carbonation. Nose is super dank NZ style melon hops, definitely nontraditional for a German pils. Taste is plastic, concrete, harshly bitter. Toothpaste, concrete finish. Whatever was inside this can, I don’t think it was their German pilsner...

>!< concrete, plastic, perhaps they mixed up their beer

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[ Keg ][ 16oz ][ Salty Sow Austin TX ][ $5 ][ Flute ][ 9.2.14 ]
>> Now this is actually Pearl Snap and not some experimental prototype batch. Brilliant gold pour with low foam. Nose is grainy, fresh, snappy pilsner malt. Taste is juicy and pilsner malty, great snappy pils with juicy malt body and grassy Noble hops. Great sourdough palate with mild lactic acid. Very good, would be in my fridge at all times if I lived in Austin.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvikar (3396) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 11, 2014
Can sample at a tasting at Dancing Camel Florentin. Thanks Ariel. Pours yellow bubbly with a small head, aroma is fresh, sourish, floral, flavor is bitter, crisp and tasty, medium bodied.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
andyhwcinc (1440) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Purchased at Spec’s in Austin, TX; enjoyed on the back porch of my good buddies place on a great, warm, sunny day in March. I think this is a fantastic warm weather brew. Appearance is a crisp gold with a light white head. Aroma of light hay, light bready malt. Taste does down crisp and refreshing with a great hop backing. Solid stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ilovedarkbeer (2287) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2014
Can. Notes of lemon, grass, and lots of orange / yellow citrus fruits. Floral yet catty hops dominate. Creamy mouthfeel.


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