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

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RATINGS: 784   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


Hugerat99's rating

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hugerat99 (26) - USA - FEB 1, 2002
Probably the best of the german pils’ that is exported to the States. I’ll take this over Becks any day.


2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
WolfiePZ (6) - Vértessomló, HUNGARY - AUG 27, 2015 does not count
Egy nagyon kellemes, lágy ízű pils, ami "sajnos" pont ezért nem fog a kedvenceim közé tartozni. A lágy íze miatt biztos hogy ez a legjobb sör arra, hogy megszerettessük a pilsnert ismerősökkel, de aki a "markánsabb" ízeket kedveli, annak marad némi hiányérzete. Kicsit világos, a habja kicsit laza, de sokáig egyben áll. Összességében nem rossz sör, de én a markánsabb, kesernyésebb ízüeknél maradok.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
aleigator (491) - GERMANY - AUG 23, 2015
Pours a sun yellow color, with a very stable, one finger broad head. Smells of rich wheat, together with a whiff of leafy hops and biscuity, distinct malts. Actually pleasant on the nose, the archtype of a german industrial Pils. Has a high carbonation, still creating a smooth mouthfeel, due to well pronounced wheat and malts. Tastes of a wheat infused maltiness, soon accompanied by leafy hops, which then get washed away by evolved, more distinct and sweeter malts. Finishes with a pleasant, white bread maltiness, which got a toffee note to it, among wheat and the bubbly carbonation. Nothing wrong with this beer, very typical for what you can expect from an industrial Pils, with a remarkable, creamy mouthfeel. Its features also the typical hop shortage in these beer, replaced by sugary sweetness, which makes me usually seeking out for smaller brewing operations in Germany.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Marek13 (193) - Brzesko, POLAND - AUG 12, 2015
----- I’ve tried it before joining to the RateBeer. ----- Date of tasting: 29.05.15

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
efeesse (242) - Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 5, 2015
Beer with light color, light bitterness, average carbonized, some foam, (bought a 50cl can during Bavaria trip).

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ivardo (96) - NORWAY - JUL 29, 2015
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2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
KW92 (593) - WARSAW, POLAND - JUL 23, 2015
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2015 ******************PIWO DEGUSTOWANE PRZED ZAŁOŻENIEM KONTA. (data degustacji: 15.01.2014)******************

3.8
   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

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gegwilson (2168) - 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.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
olsvammel (4230) - 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.

3.2
   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.


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