RateBeer
overall
59
94
style
Brewed by Central City Brewers + Distillers
Style: Pilsener
Surrey, Canada

bottled
common

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Red Racer Pilsner is brewed in the classic Bavarian tradition, using only the finest two-row barley, and hops from the Hallertau region of Germany. This light and golden Pilsner has a distinct hop aroma and flavour, with a dry, crisp finish.

What’s Inside:
Malts – German and Canadian Malt
Hops – Perle and Hallertauer Tradition


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ljthiessen (699) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle. Pale straw yellow pour, a little cloudy, with a thin white head. Aroma is corn and cereal grain, sweet, but not cheap and skunky - smells like a good pilsener. Flavour better, some grainy malt, a bit grassy.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
northropfrye (2613) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 29, 2015
Light yellow golden body white head nice lacing. Grainy aroma. Taste is grainy a touch holly sweet finish. Tingly palate. Flavourful for a pils. Not bad.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cards04 (2217) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 24, 2015
Umm...not bad. Typical pilsener. Pretty grain driven with a hoppy finish. I find it a bit watery. Average at best.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MunBro (794) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 10, 2015
A nice, crisp, easydrinking pilsner. Has the usual subdued malty and hoppy flavours with some zest and spices.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
darrennelson12 (455) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 28, 2014
In bottle ... very easy drinking, light bodied pilsner. Taste of grain and cereal with a little bitter/hoppy finish. Overall, not a bad option in the pilsner category

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sulawang (707) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 18, 2014
Visual: Pours frosty golden yellow-amber with a dissipating small head, a thin layer of micro retention, many slowish steady streams. Nose: straw, grassy, yeast, very light malt. (lvl-2)-pungency Attack: super crisp, incoming subdued hops Mid-palate: (lvl-4)-sweetness mixed with medium bitter hops, (MAIN) light barley malts, grainy bread, grassy-hay, yeast Finish: ninja (under-the-radar) lingering soft hopped liquid malt finish. Summary: Good, clean, simple flavours. I would enjoy this for its texture and simplicity, not for intense depth nor aroma.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gramity (1530) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 10, 2014
Pours clear golden with a light head that fades quickly. Nose is slightly buttery and grassy. Aromas of light sweet grain, medium grassy bitterness. Tastes very light sweet and low/med bitterness. Light body with good carbonation. Nice typical pils bite to the finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vadie (1006) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 3, 2014
Jaune pale et très claire avec un petit col blanc. L’arôme des graines et un peu d’houblon. Le goût est du malt léger avec des céréales et un amertume doucement amer. Très fraîche, une bonne pilsner.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
RCx240 (113) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 2, 2014
Crystal clear pale gold, minimal bubbly white head, no noticeable lacing. Aroma is hay, dough, banana, and a slight hint of resin. Taste is sweet and malty, finishing with a faint, crisp floralness. Light, thin, watery body, lacking in carbonation, and a long sweet finish. Pretty good for what it is.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
AgentAle (1046) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 2, 2014
Aroma is a fairly strong sulphur body with light sweet malts and honey. Taste is a fairly basic sweet malt profile with a fairly well balanced bitterness that mellows out nicely. Slight tanins on tip. Crisp easy drinker overall. Appearance is a clear straw body with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50