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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Plenty of hops - still smooth, incredible light color and still a 5% beer with a wonderful bloom.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
11026 (1772) - Alabama, USA - AUG 18, 2005
Tap. Clear, medium golden/yellow colored. Not much head formation, just a layer of bubbles, no lacing. Aroma is lightly grainy, just a touch of noble hop, slightly grassy. Light malt up front, fair bitterness in the middle and finish. Clean. LIghter bodied, seriously undercarbonated. Fair.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Slick (1969) - Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA - AUG 11, 2005
Nice golden color,small white head that had a decent but short lived head.Nice hoppy aroma with a mild malt side and even a mild fruitside but it might be pushing it a bit.The flavor was nothing special but decent enough.Slightly sweet in a way with a decent hop presence and mild malt side but over all not worth getting bent out of shape over.Try it once and see if it’s worth going further.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mjg74 (2492) - La Mesa, California, USA - AUG 6, 2005
Bottle. Pours a medium golden color. Grainy, slightly sour aroma. Flavor is quite grain with a bit of sourness and maybe a hint of malts.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LiebeBier (808) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - JUL 6, 2005
Draft - I found this beer to be well done. Nice malty flavor, crisp finish. Perfectly hoppy. Excellent beer in the German style.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Perkeo (322) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 30, 2005
Yellow to orange with quickly dissapating foam, though convincing looking initially. Nice noble hop and bready malt aroma, pretty smooth with a nice balance of czech like maltiness and bavarian hoppiness. Perfectly serviceable pils.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
OD40oz (773) - Box Elder, South Dakota, USA - FEB 26, 2005
This had the skunkish smell of a pilsener. Yellow with a white head to it. Smooth taste with a slightly harsh aftertaste. This beer was pretty good. I had it with pretzels and it gave me a hellacious case of the hiccups.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wulfhere (217) - Billings, Montana, USA - NOV 27, 2004
bottle. honey golden, good sized head of very fine bubbles with decent lacing overall. Nose is yeasty, malty wih the fresh aroma of noble hops springing out of the glass! The flavor is balanced, with some bread like flavor and a hint of banana, offset with just the right hop bitterness. Finish is clean, mid-dry and a slightly bitter edge on the tail end. Jurgen Knoller (the brewer) brags uo this beer something fierce on his site, and although this isn’t the best Pilsner on "either side of the Atlantic," it IS pretty damn good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
badgerben (4491) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - SEP 17, 2004
Golden color with a thin head. Pretty strong aroma of Saaz hops and honey. Tasted very much the same: honey and hops. Eh, not the worst pils out there.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
robertsreality (2460) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 15, 2004
Honey Coloring. Small White Head. Smelled a Little Skunky. Saaz Hops All The Way Here...Very Carbonated...Some Honey..

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
presario (4695) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 13, 2004
Cloudy haze and a few yeast particles. Very thiin head on orange-yellow liquid. Yeast and a light mellon aroma. Zesty hop flavour and yeast, a different type of pilsener. Fruity finish. In a blind taste I might think this was an American Wheat. Refreshing and zesty.


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