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


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RATINGS: 1719   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   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 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
AndySnow (3764) - Stockholm, - OCT 26, 2012
Bottle. Pale yellow colour with a thick white head. Aroma is hops, malt, citrus. Sweet malt flavour.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
RichTheVillan (3125) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle at North Sea Fish; straw yellow pour with thin white head, aroma has straw plus a hint lemon, taste has grass, malts and shit.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
strap (437) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - OCT 18, 2014
a run of the mill pils. designed for a session and knocking back a lot of beer. nothing remarkable, but drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Fritz123 (1032) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Oktoberfest at the Biergarden in Boca. Poured a deep yellow-gold into a large dimpled mug. Two finger head. Aroma is straw, hay, grass, and bread. Taste is similar. Slightly bitter finish. Light body. Not a bad beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Mirco_Jay (17) - - OCT 5, 2014
Wenn ihr kein Mineralwasser zu Haus habt, das Leitungswasser euch zu unrein ist... dann hey! Besorgt euch das wässrigste Bier nach Kölsch wattes gibt: Bitburger!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
slowrunner77 (5804) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 29, 2014
a typical pils in my opinion. straw yellow, little to no head. light in body, and unfortunately light in flavor as well. grassy hops and a bit of breadiness, but not a whole lot going on. Too bad, cuz it’s nice, just to reserved."

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bnwokedi89 (36) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Pure golden clear colored pilsner with a distinct "pungent" aroma. It almost smells like a fresh opened bottle of 100% virgin olive oil and it has a similar color to olive oil. Crisp taste with an astringent almost tart finish. Lovely balance and worth the try

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AdiBeer (1354) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2014
Aroma: intense grain and bread malts. Appearance: light gold, medium, frothy, white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: bitters intensify, soft carbonation, light flowers, grain malts, dry in the average-long finish. Overall: OK Pilsener, but nothing too spectacular. Can at Viva Tropic, Port de Alcudia.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
generallee08 (714) - New York, USA - SEP 23, 2014
A super clear and bright yellow gold beer fills my glass and is capped by a bright white head of loose foam. This head settles quickly and sets up a thin wispy layer of slick lacing. Grassy, hay like and lightly floral hops blend with light biscuity pale maltiness. It is simple but nice. Just a slight malty sweetness seeks into a mostly dry pale biscuity malt character balanced by modest hay like and floral hops. The finish is fairly crisp feeling with mellow hop bitterness.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
digopossobon (295) - MACAE, BRAZIL - SEP 22, 2014
Aroma lembrando a cereais, bastante refrescante, um pouco de lúpulo. Bem adequado, porém bastante suave. Espuma formou bem, porém persistiu somente uma fina camada de espuma. A cor é bem adequada, um amarelo translúcido pálido com tendências ao dourado. Refrescante, muito suave, de um amargo excessivo e metálico. Não me agradou. Bem desequilibrada. De qualquer forma, sabor bem melhor que o da versão em garrafa. Não pretendo repetir a dose.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JHeath99 (1009) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Tap. Pours a transparent golden with a thin layer of cream colored head. Aroma and taste of bready malts.

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