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E. J. Phair Pilsner



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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 2.99/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
E.J.Phair Pilsner is a Czech style lager. It is very well balanced, golden colored beer, with a malty profile and abundant saaz hops in the finish. It is both refreshing and satifying on hot summer days or any other time a lighter, flavorful beer is desired.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeffin7 (613) - Silver Spring, Maryland, USA - NOV 17, 2004
Pours light amber with a large head that remains. Aroma is slightly spicey hops with a bit of bready malt and some light fruit. Flavor is much the same as the aroma. The slight fruitiness is a bit different for a pils but is nice. Light, crisp, but still tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (22999) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2007
Bottled (6.1%). Clear golden, small firm head. Grassy nose. dry with dense, powerful, rounded mouthfeel. Lots of grassy hops. An oversized pilsener packed with flavour. One of the better American pilseners.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
IrishBoy (4085) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JUN 28, 2007
Bottle; nose of grain, sweet corn, and a little vanilla note; clear gold with a huge long lasting, glass lacing, white head; flabor has mild hop bitterness, a touch of corn syrup sweetness, and some caramel malltiness. Hoppy bitter finish! Very good Pils!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChillCoat (1029) - Concord, California, USA - MAY 25, 2006
Bottle. Pours a clear, light copper color with a white head. Malt aroma with a slight toasted notes. Toasted malt flavor. Clean and pleasant to drink. Grainy aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AgentSteve (1647) - SF Bay Area, California, USA - MAY 19, 2008
UPDATED: NOV 27, 2009 To start with, I am not a pilsner fan, but it was hot, and Pete’s Brass Rail didn’t have too much that sounded good to me at the time, so I got a sample of this and a few others. I ordered a pint of this one after tasting it. Pours typical Pilsner pale gold with tight bubbles creating the same type of head. The nose was a bit toasty and biscuity, as was the smooth, clean flavor. Highly drinkable and deserving of a higher score.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (12950) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 1, 2006
Bottle poured a clear straw color with a lasting white head. Aromas of straw, bread, light citrus and some light spice notes. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread, light citrus and a hint of spice with a crisp clean slightly dry finish. One of the better pilsners I’ve had.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerguy101 (5355) - Newark, California, USA - JUN 13, 2004
Orange gold color. Small head. Aroma is malty and sweet. A medium bodied pilsner. Malts are nutty, fruity and fairly sweet. Hops are spicy and slightly bitter. Not a bad pilsner, it has some flavor and bite to it. Nicely balanced. Light and refreshing. A touch sweet and perhaps a touch watery, but a nice beer nonetheless. Mouthfeel is full. Finish is clean and crisp. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HopheadHans (804) - Bay Area, California, USA - JUN 1, 2006
tap. Pours more golden than your typical plilsener. Aromas of grain and malts. Flavors of malts but none of the mustiness thta a typical pilsner has. I would say in style it is more like an ale than a pilsener. Nonetheless this makes a good session beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oscbert (1230) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 16, 2008
~Pours a very light yellow colour, almost white when held to light, many bubbles and huge white fluffy head. Head is too large! ~Scent of sour wheat, very tart. Lemony ~Can taste light hops and citrus. ~Light and dry. Citrusy aftertaste. ~This is an enjoyable beer. Great when hot out. Its 100 degrees out right now. The scent is a little candy like and taste is a bit tart, but its pretty good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mjg74 (2953) - La Mesa, California, USA - OCT 5, 2004
Pours a dark golden color with a hint of amber. Aroma is grainy and a little bit sweet. Full bodied. A little grainy and malty. Finish a little hint of sweetness. Mellow hoppiness. Pretty tasty. My bottle was %6.1 abv.

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