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Brewed by Holsten-Brauerei (Carlsberg)
Style: Pilsener
Hamburg, Germany

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RATINGS: 272   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.4   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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11.2°


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drinking_77 (51) - Basel, SWITZERLAND - JUL 18, 2015
Review: Can of Holsten Pilsener Premium: 4.8% ABV This typical Northern German beer is brewed according to the strict purity laws of the Reinheitsgebot of 1516 using only the finest quality, pure, all natural ingredients – hops, barley malt and spring water. Standard issue for German brews. The aroma is grainy with a nice hoppy smell , giving a typical pilsner smell, all lovely and sweet. On pour a large frothy head appeared, which didn’t hang around. The colour is a clear golden yellow colour. There is some fair lacing. Looks decent enough. Enjoyed the taste, a nice balanced crispy mouthful of flavours (barley, grain, yeasty) whizzing around, all tasty. The taste is mostly grassy hops with a hint of sweet grain. Lager taste There was a hoppy bitter aftertaste which was a little strong in the end Overall it is a very smooth lager, not strong but clean, crisp and very drinkable, definitely a good session beer. I felt it had a lovely feel to it which was soft on the mouth. I liked it, best I had in a long time, nice and refreshing, and one I will return to again in the future.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
MiroMcSky (25) - Debno, POLAND - JUL 12, 2015
Typowe piwo koncernowe ze slomianym kolorem i szybko znikajaca piana.Sredni poziom bez wzlotow i upadkow

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
alex_leit (522) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUL 9, 2015
500 ml bottle. Clear coloden color. Aroma: mild malt with a hint of fruitiness. Taste: watery, malty, some fruit phenols, a little hop.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
bjonguk (1) - - JUL 7, 2015 does not count
It tast little bit like a pee. So i couldnt drink all of them. I feel like a its not really a kind of german beer

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
ischas (87) - - JUN 25, 2015
0,5 l Flasche. Goldgelbes Bier, feinporiger, weißer Schaum. Grasig, erdiges Aroma, hopfiger, leicht bitterer Geschmack.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
waiake (440) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 18, 2015
330ml bottle poured pale gold & briefly frothy the aroma is lightly malty bit grainy the taste is mild there is a fine blend of malty hoppy bitterness just a bit tasteless overall

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
goozen (3384) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 4, 2015
Bottle 0,5ltr: Clear golden colored brew with an light dry bitter taste, fine decent Pilsener form the north of Germany.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kto (177) - SWITZERLAND - MAY 15, 2015
pours clear golden colour with a big frothy head and some lacing. metallic nose and taste, but not too much bitterness. bready. dry finish.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
klm1 (476) - - APR 19, 2015
Can: Golden colour with white head. Almost without aroma, with metallic notes. Similar is taste, litlle salty aftertaste, soft carbonation, medium bitterness. Typical decent german pilsener.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ramboraffe (1258) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2015
On tap at pub in Bremerhaven. Clear golden with white head. Smell is sweet grain, bread and lager yeast. Taste is a little sweet grain and not as crisp as most german pilsners. Hay and grass hoppy finish that is not bitter. Semi dry with low bitterness and medium carbonation.


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