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A Czech-Style Pilsner brewed with pear juice, pear tea and Saaz hops.


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4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
KevinfromNH (11) - Concord, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Ok so the pear is non - existent but who cares, pears suck anyway. This is a great summer time pilsner. It has an awesome tangy lemony finish that makes it stand out from your average pale ale or pils. At 6% this beer actually kicks ass.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sregnar35 (1013) - Rotterdam, New York, USA - APR 18, 2015
Nice stuff pours golden with a foamy head. Aroma is euro hops, flavor is sweet and spiced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dacrza (581) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - APR 17, 2015
DATE TASTED: April 17, 2015... GLASSWARE: Paulaner pokal... OCCASION: a Star-Wars-with-the-boys evening... APPEARANCE: classic golden yellow body with steady, upward life; thick white head mushrooms above glass with a rocky iceberg jut;... AROMA: as the label promises, Saaz and pear--seems almost too easy, too straightforward for the folks at DFH to solicit; just the same, the scent is promising refreshment... PALATE: a heavy body leaves little doubt this pilsner’s intent is to pierce; aftertaste is long lasting on the teeth and lips--the 6% ABV can be felt by its lingering presence; ... TASTE: sweet, metallic Saaz at first sip, but the pear blasts at the profile and hogs the experience; malts suggest a lightly toasted cereal; reasonably balanced... OVERALL: given DFH’s usually unusual offerings, this seems subtle, simple approach--and one that wins, though its strength is in its clear profile; it gives what its label promises...

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yourilevesque (162) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 16, 2015
Nez propre à la Pilsner auquel s’ajoutent quelques notes fruitées de poire, de pommes, de pépins de raisins et de jeune céréale blonde. Nez peu complexe mais agréable. Ça demeure une Pilsner. La robe de cette bière est toute jolie: d’un orange qui flirt avec le rose pêche, on est ici dans une bière d’une belle qui annonce une fraîcheur! La mousse, tout comme la dentelle, est de courte durée. En bouche, les saveurs sont délicates mais affirmées. Un petit côté légèrement piquant sur le bout de la langue est loin d’être déplaisant tandis que les malts jeunes et farineux adoucissent la bouche. Très intéressant au niveau du mouthfeel! Les saveurs sont peu complexes mais fort agréables et fraîches, parfaites pour accueillir le printemps qui arrive enfin!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (7466) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - APR 13, 2015
Bottle (cool label art). Medium gold with a thick, lasting white head. Noble hops are prominent in the aroma. The palate delivers pale malts with a subtle fruitiness (not obviously pear in any way though), ending with a grassy and slightly earthy hop note. The Saaz hops save the day here.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
poisoneddwarf (1856) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - APR 12, 2015
12 oz bottle, thanks brenn79! Aroma is strong in pears, also flowers. Pours nearly clear golden with a one finger white head that lingers for a couple minutes. Taste is sweet and grainy, floral hops, pears, herbal tea. Highly carbonated, medium body. Good. Started to grow on me after my first impressions.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (7824) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 6, 2015
Pour on tap at Yardhouse, hazy golden pour with white head, aroma brought notes of bread, biscuit, some floral notes into a bit of pear, white fruits into some grass, herbal notes with a hint of grain. Taste was a mix of sweet cracker,biscuit, slight honey into pear, white fruit, some spice, floral hops, herbal notes, finishing slightly sweet.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (8480) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Bottle. Floral barley malt and light hay aroma. Golden yellow with moderate off-white head. Sweet floral pear, barley malt and moderately bitter herbal hay flavor. Good body. Interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Narnad (1485) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Pours a deep golden color with a modest white head. Aroma has a lot of Saaz in the nose with a modest pear following the hops presence. Flavor starts off with some noble hops presence but is quickly quelled by the pear sweetness and grainy pils presence. Body is light with sharp, large bubbles for carbonation. Overall a very tasty, refreshing brew.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bavarian81 (69) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 25, 2015
Pours a clear, deep gold color. Has a thick, but dissipating head. Plenty of carbonation. Aroma of sweet, pale malt as well as some indistinct fruit. Flavor has some hop bitterness as well as some tartness, which may come from the pear. Pretty good

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dhatton (127) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - MAR 20, 2015
Bottle from Leafs93. Pours hazy golden, lots of lacing as white head subsides. Fresh cut grass, light malt backbone, and subtle pear create a refreshing aroma. Tastes of sweet grains, ripe apples and pears. Notes of sugar cane balanced out with hop bitters. Very smooth pilsner. Thanks Leafs93.


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