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Brewed by Bitburger Brauerei Th. Simon
Style: Pilsener
Bitburg, Germany

bottled
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common

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RATINGS: 1678   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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The classic Bitburger - a mature and most agreeable beer - is brewed with the best of ingredients in the same traditional way it has been for many, many years. The result is delicately tart and pleasantly bitter - with a strong hop taste.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fhoublon (314) - Lachine, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 22, 2014
Canette de 500 ml achetée dans un Maxi local. Dégustée le 4 avril 2008. Bière blonde limpide. Mousse peu, col mince et éphémère. Assez effervescente, bulles moyennes. Odeur de céréales et de houblon. Très douce, peu sucrée, très amère. Goût d’amandes, de céréales, un peu métallique. Style typique des bières allemandes. Manque un peu de caractère.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Jmar33 (96) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 21, 2014
Bottle. I’m not sure what it means when it says this is an ’agreeable’ beer, but in the bottled state I tried it I found it somehow too bitter, too sweet and had a lack of body. That doesn’t seem possible when I write it out in words like that, and I most certainly don’t agree with it

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tderoeck (4447) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 19, 2014
2/V/14 - 33cl on tap @ Schweine Janes (Düsseldorf) - BB: n/a (2014-460) Thanks to ThirstyBird for sharing the beer!

Clear pale yellow beer, small aery white head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: grains, sweet malts, little bit of hay. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: pretty bitter, bit sourish, grassy hops, malty, grains. Aftertaste: bitter, grassy hops, some cow fodder. Very German of course.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kingvit (107) - - MAY 17, 2014
Aroma: bread, dough Appearance: clear urine colour, minimal head Taste: medium bitterness, slight sweetness Palate: soft carbonation, bitter finish, medium body Mediocre pilsner but not too bad to drink in a session. Slightly metallic aftertaste.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
JerryB (12) - BRAZIL - MAY 17, 2014
Achei uma cerveja um pouco amarga para uma pilsen. Porem respeita a lei de pureza, diferente das brasileiras.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
dnicolaescu (695) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - MAY 15, 2014
BOTTLE 33CLf from supermarket BB 16.07.2014. Look: clear yellow-golden with a small white head with poor retention. Aroma: rough husky and grainy. Taste: grainy and malty, dry grassy light bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
KPD (35) - Michigan, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Had in bottle, pours a clear light golden color. Light malt aroma, hint of hops. Nice light mouthfeel. Taste is malt with hop aftertaste and at the end. Nice light session lager here.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hermod (3026) - Vantaa, FINLAND - MAY 14, 2014
Tap@ Black Door. Clear golden, thick white head. Grainy malty aroma. Flavor very similar, typical to style. Drinkable.

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2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 12, 2014
Backlog. Tried it a number of times, primarily on tap. Some caramel with a hint of citrus and a touch of sweetness.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Chopper925 (115) - Gross Gerau, GERMANY - MAY 12, 2014
Bottle. Colour is a light yellow, small white head. Aroma is somewhat fruity and malty. Taste is light sour with a extreme bitterness, and a metallic mouthfeeling. Carbonation is average, with watery mouthfeel, very bitter finish. Has never been one of my favourite beers and will never be one of them.


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