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Brewed by Bridge Road Brewers
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Beechworth, Australia

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A unique Australian Pilsner, brewed in Beechworth from Chestnuts grown locally in the Beechworth and Stanley hills. The Chestnut Pilsner also uses Galaxy hops from the Rostrevor Hop Garden in the nearby Ovens Valley. As with any of the worlds best pilsner the most important ingredients is time, and we have allowed this beer plenty of it, with each batch aged for around 3 months before release. Bridge Road Brewers have created a gem of a beer through experimenting with local produce, a truly local brew!
This unique lager is very pale and presents a crisp ’pilsner’ like profile combined with a distinct nutty character owing to the use of Chestnuts in the mash. The crisp clean profile of this beer lends itself to the summer months and can be paired with seafood or lighter dishes.
Formally labelled Bridge Road Beechworth Chestnut Lager


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - OCT 1, 2012
Botella. Hazy goldenish colour, medium white head. aroma of citrus hops with some nuttiness and caramel. Ok mouthfeel. Flavour is fruity citrus hoppy like with caramel nuts and a mild to medium bitterness.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anders37 (23012) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 22, 2012
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow color white head. Has a fruity malty grainy aroma. Fruity malty grainy Spicy flavor. Has a fruity malty grainy Spicy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bif (2044) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 21, 2012
On tap at the Bended Elbow. Served a hazy golden color with a small head that faded to bits of lacing. Aroma of citrus and grain with just a bit of malt sweetness in the background. Taste of hops crispness, mild malt sweetness and a bit of grain. Nice crispness and a dry finish. Fairly light body, crisp and refreshing. Nice beer, fairly average for the style, but enjoyable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Hazy yellow coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of spices and citrus with notes of caramel. Fruity flavour of citrus and spices. Fruity finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (11369) - Søborg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottled. Yellow coloured. Unclear. Dense off white head. Aroma: Herbs, grass, light sweetness. Flavour: Sweetness, fruits, grass, light flowers. Medium bodied. Ends vaguely bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (11932) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
hazyyellow, smooth white head. wheaty herbal aroma, dry and mild. flavor is wheaty, herbal , tea,

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (34322) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottled. A hazy yellow beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of lemons, and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, eggs, and straw, leading to a bitter finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a hazy yellow with a white head. Somewhat herbal aroma. Medium body, carbonation is a little much. Some chestnut accents although not as distinct as in French chestnut varities. No bitterness whatsoever. 100912

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (40418) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and light yeasty. Bitter, grassy and light nutty. Wooden and malty. Bitter and crisp hoppy. Toasted malty and light caramelish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
saxo (16771) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 29, 2012
Bottle from Ølbutikken. Medium head with medium duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are grass, malt, hops and herbs.


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