Brewed by Jever (Oetker Group)
Style: Pilsener
Jever, Germany


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RATINGS: 971   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Unique in taste. The secret lies in the water, which is still taken from the same well used well over 100 years ago. The water from our well is unusually pure and soft. That allows us to add a touch more hops to create the Friesian-bitter taste that distinguishes Jever Pilsner from any other beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
melush (933) - SPAIN - SEP 22, 2014
Botella de 33 cl, adquirida en El Corte Ingles. Color dorado. Sabor a malta, cereales, ligeramente especiado.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dnicolaescu (885) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - SEP 22, 2014
BOTTLE 50 CL Look: clear straw-yellow, white frothy to creamy head. Aroma: light malts, spicy hops, some grain. Taste: Clean and crisp, some malts, a distinct fruity notes, spicy hop bitterness in the finish. A nice crisp pilsener.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Kauge (244) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle from a Comarket in Tallinn (€ 0,99), Sept 2014. Right after opening the bottle I realise I’m not gonna enjoy this. Pours a clear pale golden with a white head that retains and laces nicely. Nose... terribly skunky, guttery, grassy, herbal, cereal, mildly sweet. Taste... grassy, malty, plain awful. The mild sweetness is accompanied by some bitterness. Thin body and somewhat watery palate, lively carbonation. This is crap. I really shouldn’t review such things.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jlulensk (35) - san jose, California, USA - SEP 19, 2014
This is not one I would get again. First of all the aroma isn’t right. Perhaps I got a bad keg, or maybe the class wasn’t quite clean, but it smells a little skunky. Hops are too strong, need to tone it down. Pilsners are typically very refreshing, this one was a labor to get through

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (8006) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 12, 2014
2014-09-09. Pale yellow small white head. Aroma of doughy pale malt and floral hops. 6+ Flavour has nice dry grassy bitterness over sweet doughy pale malt. Floral touches average palate soft carbonation. Decent but not really for mw, mild overall. Can shared by Tuqueboy

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
pimpelmees (12) - - SEP 11, 2014
Unique is not allways a compliment, this beer is the only one so far that i am happy to pass for a glas of wine!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sdmmb (945) - USA - SEP 9, 2014
Drunk from 50cl bottle bought in Pforzheim, Germany. Particularly bittery hoppy pilsener. Excellent. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
robinvboyer (3213) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2014
Clear gold pour, medium white head. Clean cereal aroma, with light grass. Mouth feel and carb as up to par for the style. The finish is a littler hopier than the aroma. Slme decent green grass notes, solid pale malts and cereals....nice pils. I was impressed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
H2Nick (1) - - SEP 5, 2014 does not count
My favorite beer - each bottle is a delight. A bit of an acquired taste - probably not a fave for the US budweiser crowd.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
tupungato (45) - POLAND - SEP 5, 2014
The taste indeed is quite unique, a lot of herbal aroma. Bitter taste. But I’m not sure if this uniqueness makes it good or just strange. After first Jever I’m not a fan.

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