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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.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
brianprentiss (676) - Portland, Oregon, USA - FEB 28, 2011
not a big fan of pilseners at all, I sorta think why bother? but if you’re going to drink a pils instead of an ale, this one is not bad. we bought it for a mexican themed party and it’s sat around in my fridge for weeks, finally tried it. pleasantly surprised.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
cmonster (997) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 17, 2010
Bottle served in a footed pilsner. Pours clear pale yellow with a short white top. Short retention. Grass and herbal hop aroma with a hint of sweetness. Mild bitter flavor. Light body, lively carbonation, oily texture. Short, dry and oily-astringent finish. Not my style.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
JK (4916) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - SEP 4, 2010
One of the best American pils I have had. Light gold color. Carbonation is a little low. Well hopped, almost like a Bohemian pilsener. Medium palate.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
asedzie (660) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 27, 2010
Bottle. Pours golden with medium white head. Big flowery, leafy hop aroma up front, but lots of subtle noble complexity, not overwhelming, with honey-like malt in the background. Palate is very nice, a little fuzzy carbonation, mouth pleasing resins. Flavor is very full of fresh barley graininess, ends on a lightly bitter herbal note. A very well done german-style pilsner.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (7438) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUL 14, 2010
On tap at the brewery. Pours clear pale yellow with a modest white head and a banana aroma. There is a refreshing pilsner flavor with a dry slightly bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerona97 (2397) - Washington, USA - MAY 1, 2010
Pours clear gold with a thin white head. Aroma of grain apple, earth. Taste is sweet fruiut with some slightly earthy bitterness. Medium light body, lively carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11432) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAR 19, 2010
on tap-pours a white head that laces and gold/amber color. Aroma is grassy, lemon, grain. Taste is grassy/lemon/spice hops, grain, yeast. Finishes dry.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - FEB 11, 2010
Bottle. Pours a golden body with a white head. Grassy, grainy body, some light floral notes, and a dry earth finish. Soft with cracker like malts and a drying finish. Eh.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JAN 2, 2010
Bottle:   Translucent straw, a little hint of gold, thin sudsy white head, falls quickly, leaving hardly any lacing.   Soft grassy notes, pale malts on the nose.   Quite grassy on the tongue, good dose of sweetness, clean on the exit.   A little mealy, or cereal like, but not bad.   I don’t say this often, but for a Pils it could stand to be a little less heavy.   Falls off quickly at the finish.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate, perhaps even a bit heavier than I would prefer.   Lingering cereal/mealy notes on the tongue.   Tiz okay, but wished it were a bit more crisp, less heavy, and not as mealy.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jake65 (2881) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 4, 2009
At Bayern: Bright, but pale yellow with a small white head. Nice sheets of lacing. Faint yeast and malt in the nose. Crisp and wheaty with a light floral element. A little earthy in the tail before a lingering floral ending.


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