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Berghoff Classic Pilsner



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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
This Pilsner is an American Pils with the characteristics of being light in body and color, refreshingly crisp and moderately hopped. Only 2-Row-Barley-Malt, Carapils and light caramel are used for this smooth beer. The bitterness comes from a blend of domestic hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
JCapriotti (1379) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 2, 2006
Light gold body, thin white head. Aroma is sweet ricey malts with some added sweet sugar soaked hops. Like a pilsner aroma, but sweet. Flavor is sweet too. Sweet water with some light lemony mint flavor. Okay, but too sweet and boring.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
thegreenrooster (4031) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 13, 2006
Pour is a golden with a white head. Aroma is slightly malty with nothing really redeaming. Flavor is very sweet with a watery finish. Another crap job by Joseph Huber.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
OhioDad (2492) - Hilliard, Ohio, USA - JUL 20, 2006
12oz bottle pours golden with a short white head that stayed pretty well. Grainy aroma with light grassy hops. Flavor is grains and a little corn, with maybe a touch of honey. Finish is crisp with grassy hops. Body is light and well carbonated. Not one that I would buy again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Darkover (1535) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 19, 2006
Clear yellow color with a white head. Aroma of corn and malt. Flavor of sweet malt. Very watery and drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jpm30 (1587) - East Central, Georgia, USA - JUL 12, 2006
Pretty average appearance, poured a clear golden with a foamy white head, good carbonation. Had a nose of bubble gum, sweet fruity malts and the barest trace of banana. A softly crisp and smooth light bodied mouthfeel, average drinkability at best. Bland tasting overall, sweet fruity malts, lemon mixed with a faint banana, the hops are not that noticeable, and a fruity and grainy finish, not much of the dryness that I like in a pilsener. For me personally, this is an below average pilsener or cheap beer, for that matter, I won’t be buying again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
vyvvy (5887) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - APR 23, 2006
Pours clear gold with a small white head. Aroma is sweet malt with a touch of corn. Mouthfeel is light with minimal carbonation. Initial taste is very light malt. The finish is also light and is sour. It is a drinkable beer, but there just isn’t much going on. Light flavors and not much to them.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
ninobrown (16) - USA - APR 12, 2006
Reviewed as : German Pilsner Light, clear gold. White soapy head with short retention. Light malt aroma. Mostly sweet malt. Quite light and watery. Similar to a macrolager - not similar to a pilsner.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dwyerpg (5683) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - FEB 7, 2006
This is a pretty decent pilsener, though it pours suprisingly with almost no head. Just a little grainy, but nice. Actually one of Berghoff’s better beers.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lilsumsum (16) - Chicago (S. Side), Illinois, USA - JAN 25, 2006
Golden Color, white head, not very much to this beer by way of flavor, creamy texture. better than the crap shoveled out by Anheiser and Miller.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tmoney99 (13602) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 19, 2005
Bottle. Pours a clear amber with a moderate white head that diminished slowly. Average hoppy aroma. Medium body with a thin texture. Medium sweet small bitter flavor with a short finish.

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