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

bottled
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RATINGS: 1744   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2006
Draught. Color is golden with a medium head with medium duration. Aroma is malt and hops. Taste is malt and hops as well.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2008
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden yellow with a huge white head. Aroma is medium sweet cornish and with bitterhops coming through. Flavour is bitterhops, grassy and mild cornish too. Extremely clean - towards a bit boring. Dry and bitter finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (29849) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2003
A pale yellow beer with a fantastic head. The aroma is sweet with strong notes of hay. The flavor is sweet and brewmashy ending on a slight bitterness. An average pilsener on my tastebuds - or did miss something - or maybe my expectations were just too high.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2005
(Bottle 50 cl) Very pale, lovely floral nose with a moderate bitter finish. One of Germany’s best known pilseners, and a nice one. 220499

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
joergen (21509) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 25, 2008
Bottle. Clear yellow coloured with a medium sized white head. Grainy aroma of malts with notes of hops, spices and sulphur. Grainy flavour of hay and hops. Dry hoppy finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (20919) - Vasa, FINLAND - DEC 29, 2006
Bottled. Golden colour, mediumsized white head. Aroma is hops and malts in a good balance. Flavour is strong hops, but some sweetness balancing it up.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (19963) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 8, 2007
Bottled. Clear pale golden, brief head. Grassy hops dominate the nose. Dry with bready malt, but some syrup comes through and spoils the party. Light bodied with rather mellow mouthfeel. Pleasant salty bitter finish. Feels like a good pils with too short lagering time.,

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
anders37 (17535) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 29, 2005
Pale yellow colour with white head. Malty aroma with hints of floral hops. Flavor is malty with a nice bitter mouthfeel. Has a dry finish. An okay pilsener.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2014
30th October 2014
The Old Crown Inn, Messing. Keg. Bright clear gold beer, tidy white head. Palate is light and crisp. Very clean pale malts, whisper of sweetness. Light floralness. Hops are modest peel citrus, very modest, most noticeable in the aftertaste. Light crisp finish. Super drinkable and clean pils, very refreshing.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fiulijn (15310) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 6, 2008
Draught in Germany
Just to confirm that, as for mass produced Lagers, Germany (Bitburger) and Belgium (Stella Artois) brew some better product than Holland, Denmark, Australia ones…


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