Brewed by Henninger Bräu (Oetker Group)
Style: Pilsener
Frankfurt, Germany


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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Henninger Kaiser Pilsner is the top product of the Henninger brewery and one of Frankfurt's most traditional beers. Its full-bodied pils flavour has made it a firm favourite for years with many consumers even outside its home region. In Thuringia, eastern Germany, Henninger Kaiser Pilsner is the second most frequently consumed beer. Brewed in accordance with the famous Beer Purity Law of 1516, Henninger Kaiser Pilsner tastes best at a temperature of 8°C.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
dnicolaescu (999) - Chișinău, - JUN 10, 2013
Brewed in Greece by Mythos. Head: white, medium-to-big, creamy-to-frothy, good retention. Colour: yellow-golden, clear. Aroma: malt, straw, slight sourness. Taste: starts bitter, slightly sour, balanced by malt sweetness. Nice, refreshing, crisp and clean, but kinda short on hops for a pilsner.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Grima (2142) - Saarburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, GERMANY - JAN 10, 2015
Bottle from Trinkgut in Idstein, Hesse, Germany!
Pours pale yellow with small soapy white head. Smell has some musty malts. Starts with a nice bitterness, some sweet malts and some hay. Finish is lax malty with some hay and some slight flowery hop notes.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
eduardovl (987) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 14, 2014
500ml bottle seved in a Weizen glass. Had this one during a vacations trip to Mykonos. Apparently, this is produced in Greece by Mythos Brewery (subsidiary of Carlsberg since 2008). Pours a golden yellow forming a big and bubbled white head. Very crispy and grainy with notes of grassy hops. Mild bitterness and some notes of adjunct malts. Well, a low quality German Pilsener which is, nevertheless, already slightly better than the equivalent Greek ones. [BA Review @ 5/29/2014]

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
abemorsten (2943) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - OCT 7, 2014
0,5 i can from Inka, Kolimbari. This is the one brewed under licence by Mythos and the ABV is 5%. Clear sparkling golden body with a fingerthick off-white head. The characteristic sour fruity wet cardboard nose prepares me for a short sweet flavor followed by a lingering papery bitterness with light acidity in the mouth. Light to medium bodied. As it heats more of the malts comes through but it is still overwhelmed by the papery bitterness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
conway (1694) - - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle. Gold with a big white head. Sweet and bready pilsner without much else going on. Not great.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
danlo (1355) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2014
330ml can from Flora Supermarket, Lindos. Pale golden colour, foamy white head leaving lacing and aroma of malt, grains, slight grassy. Taste is sweetish malty, grain, light grassy bitterness. Light bodied, high carbonation, dry lingering bitter finish. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nightswimming (18) - TURKEY - JUL 23, 2014
A full bodied pilsner in hellas. You’ll feel you’re drinking a real beer. Not like the marketing stuff...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (7051) - Alamo, California, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Bottle. Amber beer with a whitish head. Malt and light mineral aroma. Malt and light mineral flavor with light grass. Medium bodied. Malt and light mineral lingers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
charule (1340) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle from some shop in Greece. Poured into frosted mug yellow with white head. Aroma full of malts and a little iron. Light carb med bod. Malty taste. More flavor then others Ive had here.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Gorm (1510) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2014
Lys gyllen farve med lyst skum som nesten forsvinner. Lukt av noe malt og sitrus.. Smak av noe malt og sitrus. Supermarked.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
nilsas (1807) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2014
Noe sursøt duft av humle og malt. Klar gyllen farge. Tynn hinne skum, litt heng langs kant. Tørr syrlig smak.

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