Crux Parkway Pilsner
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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Crisp, clean, refreshing beer that prominently features noble German hop bitterness.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reid (2095) - Salem, Oregon, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Pint glass at home from a growler filled at "b2"Tap house in Salem. $12 a growler Bright light golden /yellow beer with a large thick and bubbly pure white head. Aroma is weird im getting all the typical lager malt aromas but also what appears to be burning rubber..maybe its from the yeast..its not unpleasant just strange. No burning rubber in the taste just fruity ,juicy malts and a wee bit of floral hop.Quite balanced but i know see that PNW pilsners are more on the fruity side and the nice saaz bitterness is amiss. Mouth feel is fine i suppose its easy to drink. Ok beer... I guess this is the 4th or 5th PNW pils i have had and all have been underwhelming for a pils lover. Not their fault..mine for expecting a good German or Bohemian style pils.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1759) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - SEP 28, 2015
Pours a finger and half of head on a clear golden body. The aroma is a little metallic and lemon. The taste is biscuit and lemon bitterness. The texture is crisp and fizzy. A nicely pilsner.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (8487) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 10, 2015
Draft - Grainy and a touch of skunk. Pale yellow with a decent white head. Grainy, bitter and some skunk. Very aggressive and nice. Little perfume in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (10069) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 26, 2015
On tap at Apex, pours a hazy pale copper yellow with a small white head. Aroma is subtle, with light grass. Flavour brings out lots of grass, with medium spiciness and a biscuity malt backbone. Very grassy and more spicy towards the end. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (16658) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 5, 2015
Draught at Apex, Portland
Blond color. Dry Pilsner, credibly mitteleuropean, with a mild grassy and lemony hopping; the malt profile is simple, but at least it’s a bit crispy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vyvvy (4777) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - FEB 7, 2015
On tap at APEX - Pours clear yellow with a white head. The aroma has bready pale malt, dough mild spice and clean pils malt. It has a fairly full body for a pis with fairly soft carbonation. The flavor starts with the malt of the aroma, bright pepper and pretty dry. The finis has some sulfur, pine, earthiness and is very clean. Great pilsner.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (4182) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - OCT 27, 2014
Draught. Pours a slightly hazy dark golden color with a moderate white head on there. Nose has quite a bit of corn and a bit of other grains in there. Taste is slightly sweet, with definite corn elements to it. Seems like an unremarkable example of the style for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (7441) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 14, 2014
the hops in this don’t have much bite, but they are there in the nose and flavor. Slightly sweet leaning and crisp, well above average for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeBoy (3856) - Boise, Idaho, USA - OCT 12, 2014
On tap at Bend pub. Pours out a light golden topped with a white head. Nose is a nice mix of grain and grassy hops. Taste is as the nose with a nice cereal malt and the light grassy hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OldMrCrow (2198) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 28, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 1, 2014 Growler from the Last Drop.

Slightly darker than average pilsner pour, white head rather short-lived. Catty Eurohops with an unexpected fruitiness. There’s a perfumy rose thing going on that is entirely unexpected. Flavors are a bit on the sweet side. They include the expected cereal and grassy hops, but also bring a strong and unexpected blast of apple. It’s a strange note for a pils, but it works fairly well as long as one doesn’t hold it to style. A real nice lager.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (3043) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 17, 2014
On Tap at the Bend BP Slight haze small but fine and lasting white head and lacing. Classic pilsner. a bit sweet and maybe under bittered, but pleasant and tasty. No I take that back, the late IBU bite is nice. But plenty of light sweet maltinbess early.

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