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RATINGS: 537   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Everything we love about classic German Pilsner with a hoppy Bohemian twist. Pils is a bright straw colored lager beer with playful carbonation topped with beautiful white foam lace. Delicate lightly toasted malt flavors underscore noble German hop character. Hallertau-grown Magnum hops deliver the lupulin foundation while generous amounts of Spalter Select hops bring floral aromatic and spicy herbal notes. As a twist on the traditional Pils, we dry hop with German Saphir for a touch of bergamot zest and lemongrass. A refreshing, light-bodied and hop-driven Pils.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
altonbrownd (4591) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Bottle in Chevy Chase. Medium yellow body with medium head. Nose is citrus, hops, Taste is hoppy, soapy, straw, floral. Enjoyable. Some citrus notes in the bitter finish. Good stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Shippy (26) - - SEP 26, 2015
UPDATED: SEP 30, 2015 Poured from a bottle. Very light gold color, with a quickly dissipating white, foamy head. Mild floral hop aromas. Medium mouth feel with quite a bit of carbonation. Nice balanced flavors, with lemongrass and bitterness most prevalent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hivemind (840) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 26, 2015
Tap at Croxley by my lonesome. Pours medium translucent gold w pretty big fluffy white head, about 75-80% coverage on the lacing, frosty, nice look. Nose is a little grassy/wheaty with characteristic "pilsy" notes; same on the palate, soft and subtle for the style, doesn’t have that feared, putrid, medicinal quality that usually keeps me from ordering. Could have a couple.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bebum (564) - - SEP 25, 2015
Clear and light straw color, persistent white head and little lace. Light body, intense flavor, rich, bubbly and refreshing mouthfeel, low heat, long to lingering palate. Moderately bitter, off dry, discrete but well balanced acidity. Complex flavors, resiny, grapefruity, Delicious, worth seeking, my favorite Firestone beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Goodgrief (1907) - Middletown, Delaware, USA - SEP 23, 2015
Can. Clear pale golden color with frothy head. Grassy aroma. Light on the tongue, grassy and grainy with a floral hop twang. Pilsners don’t get a lot of love, but this is pretty darned good. Complex and true to style. Light and refreshing, but hoppy and flavorful. Two thumbs up.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stravale (2567) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - SEP 23, 2015
Can from O’Brien’s, Athlone [190915]
Straw, clear, frothy white head
Aroma of soft citrus, bit of old lemon, light nose
Taste of light sweet pale malts, soft spicy hops, some zest, delicate flavours, very well put together
Palate - Soft carb, medium light body, soft sweet and bitter. Finish is fairly hoppy, soft bitter spicy zest hops which lingers for quite a while
Overall - Well this lager just works, good structured flavour, delicate, one of the very best I’ve had

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
The_Osprey (4179) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2015
Keg at Beavertown. Yellow, still, lightly sparkling, small foamy white head. Aroma is light grains, rubbery, crayon, a little vegetal. Body is light, tingly carbonation, slightly foamy. Taste is clean and malt-forward, crackers, pale barley malt, some flowery hops with a dry finish. Alright.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
drjay44 (3087) - Salida, Colorado, USA - SEP 22, 2015
Draft. Pours a medium, poorly retained white head, with minimal lacing, over a clear yellow (SRM 3) body.......nose is mild herbal hops, light cereal malts, no esters, balanced........taste is cereal malts, moderate noble hops bitterness, clean finish, balance slightly to the hops.......mouth feel, light of medium body, no alcohol, medium carbonation. This aims at being a Pils, but the hops are light. More noble type hops and a slight increase in cereal malts would make for a better beer. BJCP 7/3/12/4/6

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mrol (187) - - SEP 22, 2015
Pours light golden with a white head . Floral citrus aroma.. The dry hopping leaves a slightly bitter aftertaste. Very refreshing, but a bit boring

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (18514) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 19, 2015
Keg at Magic rock rainbow ?? event. . Golden yellow... Thin white lacing.. Soft grassy floral hay nose.. Soft sweet fruits... Soft hay.. Light zezty fruits

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