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

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RATINGS: 1757   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.


ecomie's rating

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ecomie (16) - - AUG 8, 2012
Riecht eigentlich flach im glas. Nussig im Geschmack und leicht herb im nachgeschmack. Sehr hell also sehr pilsig. Leichter Geruch nach hefe.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontape (392) - Valley Village, California, USA - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle. I think this one is underrated, maybe I just really enjoy hoppy pilseners. I was surprised at the hop flavor on this one. Very drinkable, dry, enjoyable. You can do a lot worse, that’s for sure.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
WABeerFiend (271) - - JAN 16, 2015
Best by date of 08.26.14. Poured from a pint bottle into a tumbler in mid-March, 2014. A: See through light yellow. S: Skunky. T: Grain, malt. Some flower. M: Creamy. O: This did have balance, but it was too skunky. Drain pour.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Senka (734) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 15, 2015
Bottle/tap. One of the most popular german lagers. Eurohops all the way. Fizzy, malty, refreshing and a good abv. Best on tap fresh. You can drink it all summer long. Does not get dull or tiring.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mark_Eck (852) - - JAN 14, 2015
Pours a clear pale golden color. Aroma and taste are grainy with a bitter finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
TychoJames (265) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JAN 9, 2015
Flaska systembolaget. Ljusgul klar kulör med vitt skum Doft av ljust bröd och gräs. Smaken är brödig med markerad beska. Ganska tunn men beskan gör ändå avtryck i munnen

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Piw (136) - Rüsselsheim, GERMANY - JAN 7, 2015
A German Pils how it should be. Light to medium bitterness. Average, white head. Medium body, high carbonation. Very refreshing. I like it!

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TedE (138) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 7, 2015
330ml bottle into glass. Slight hop aroma out of bottle. Pale yellow with small dissipated head. Good malt taste, short hop finish. Lightly carbonated.Quite moreish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheFoamhead (124) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 6, 2015
When I was young, I experianced the Bitburger as a veeery dry beer… How things can change… But in fact, the Bit still is a typical German Pilsener with an axplicit hop character offering a dry finish and a subtle malt sweetness. It’s far away from the hop blasting IPA’s but it’s more refreshing. A reference for the German Pilsener style. Dry, light and refreshing with a bitter finish. Good beer guys!

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MatthijsE (934) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 2, 2015
Bottle @ home. clear yellow beer with medium head. Nose is on dry malt and grassy hops. Aroma is on the same, thin body, high carbonation, corn sugar background.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
SperkeleForce (641) - FINLAND - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle 33 CL. Light yellow white small head. Notes of grain, malt, grass. Drinkable but nothing special.

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