Brewed by Krombacher Privatbrauerei Kreuztal
Style: Pilsener
Kreuztal-Krombach, Germany


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RATINGS: 788   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Why should we strive constantly to try to improve an already excellent flavor ever? It is one of our strengths, we can recognize that when a product perfected and completed in flavor. We believe in modern continuity and stability as strengths of Krombacher - constant in quality, resistant to the taste. An achievement that we will not sacrifice lightly. The Christmas Song tells the quietly resting at sea, as we feel it with our beer. In peace lies both the strength and the indulgence.

Nature has provided us with its mountain spring water ® richly rewarded. We also feel this as a mandate and responsibility to consider also Krombacher Pils as a gift and preserve this jewel of nature pure. The mountain spring water ® is the most important component for the unique quality and distinctive taste experience of a Krombacher lager. A Krombacher stands for naturally fresh beer enjoyment and a fine, spicy aroma. How many generations in the future, our passion is the preservation of this achievement.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
EkinTelli (47) - TURKEY - JUL 17, 2015
Sour tatsei little flower aroma nice and bitter palate. Golden beer tastes good

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gegwilson (2197) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2015
Bottle from Stowmarket Spoons. Pours golden with a white head. The taste is tangy citrus with a lingering metallic aftertaste. Reasonably full flavoured. Refreshing for a hot day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
olsvammel (4237) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 13, 2015
On tap at a restaurant in Heiligenhafen. Fruity and bready smell, a bit artificial. Similar taste. Fairly clean if this is an industrial lager, at least it tastes like an above average industrial lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GreatDane1632 (1116) - Alabama, USA - JUL 9, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 14 July 2012 -- Not a big fan on Pilsners on the whole, but this one impressed me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Huhzubendah (3069) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Draft at Valhalla. 1/2 liter in proper glassware. Clear body with a thick white head. Copious lacing. Bready aroma, lager yeast. Great flavor. Refreshing and quaffable. A delicious pilsner.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
bartzluke (391) - Oklahoma, USA - JUL 1, 2015
From tap in Frankfurt into a glass krombacher mug. Clera as day, nice carbonation, fluffy white head. Medium body, creamy. Very nice body. Nose is light maly, a little wheat. Body is a bit fuller than a typical pils, but nothing too remarkable. Refreshing and straight-forward.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ktwse (2844) - SWEDEN - JUL 1, 2015
Pours clear golden with a finger of white head. Aroma of light citrus and bready malt. Taste is slightly bitter and bready with a sweet malt finish. Light, smooth body with average carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
bartholos (106) - GERMANY - JUN 30, 2015
Bottle. Krombacher is for me something like a benchmark. It is the definition of mediocre. Well brewed, without flaws or errors, without bad aftertaste and without headaches. However, on other hand without much aroma or special taste, just a solid straight forward beer. Golden, clear and sparkling with a full, white, long lasting and frothy head. Aroma is malty with bready notes, spicy and somewhat floral-earthy. Very balanced taste and flavor, however the sweetness is a bit stronger than the hoppy bitterness. Very harmonic in its composition, straight forward and easy, maybe to harmonic, without any edges or pleasant surprises. The body is light with high carbonation and a bitter finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
einherjar (187) - Rijeka, CROATIA - JUN 29, 2015
Pale golden color, medium white head. Smelly grassy aroma and malt. Taste is not to sweet, not to bitter, refreshing beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Achel (205) - GREECE - JUN 29, 2015
Pours clear and golden yellow to orange with a creamy white and slowly collapsing white head. Dry malt and cornish aroma. Flavour is mild malt with a light caramel malt note and a light cornish sweetness. Minor and slowly building bitterness into the finish. Clean and good

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