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RATINGS: 659   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A brilliant, refreshing lager; hand crafted using traditional method & ingredients. A zesty, German style pilsner with a dry, crisp finish.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
HomebrewTownsend (5) - Frederick, Maryland, USA - SEP 14, 2014 does not count
Wow, very nice and refreshing. Perfect for when you just want a cold beer on a hot day.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
AnokaBrewer (58) - Anoka, Minnesota, USA - APR 27, 2014
This is the best American made German Pilsner that I have ever had. Very true to style. Bright yellow in color, very nice head and some Brussels Lace, but not a lot. Slight hop aroma. Great mouthfeel, slight bitter finish.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
drougkolya (276) - Otterburn Park, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 28, 2010
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2010 Déguster lors du mondial de la bière 2010 de Montréal, Bonne bière rafraîchissante.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
BeerZack (288) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - FEB 15, 2008
Bottled on 1/30/08, sampled on 2/14/08. Pale yellow straw color with a white 1-finger head that quickly fades to small patches and clumps. Ultra-fine bubbles lace well. Very grainy Pils malt aroma with a definite noble hop accent. Some carbonic whiffs. Taste mirrors the aroma. Lots of grainy Pils malt taste witha good spicy Saaz bite on the dry bittering finish. Some stingy carbonation, but not completely out of line for the style. Great American Pilsener in a more traditional style that say, Prima Pils. Get a fresh sample to rate people! Underrated.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SanfordBrewer (1392) - Sanford, Florida, USA - FEB 10, 2011
slightly hazy gold, bubbly white head, medium body, medium carbonation.

aroma: sweet pilsner malt, saaz hops.

taste: sweet pilsner malt, floral saaz hops.

simple and clean, with very nice flavors. hops come across as fresh and delicate. may not be an exact replica of the traditional style, seeming to have more body and alcohol, but what’s not to like about that.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheRobbFather (5) - Michigan, USA - DEC 29, 2013 does not count
Easy drinkin pilsner, with a flavorful, but extremely easy finish. Thumbs up!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerKurve (509) - - MAY 29, 2012
Unique flavor which is a blend of yeasts, floral hops and cider; All of which blends together very nicely. Finishes smoothly, overall a great Pilsener!

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Splitenz (331) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 6, 2014
I had this excellent American craft pilsner in Helsinki, where I reacted by saying "see, you CAN have hops in a lager!" (As most Finnish lagers seemed to be devoid of such). A rare treat this, a well made, fine tasting American CRAFT lager. I enjoyed the German taste notes being handled with such love and not caked in too many "new world" punk style flavors. A joy of a beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Goodgrief (1824) - Middletown, Delaware, USA - MAR 10, 2008
July 2007 - Clear golden color, pillowy head and nice lacing. Strong aroma of flowers and grass. Very nice balance of sweet pilsner malt, grassy and floral hops. Light and refreshing without being watery and bland...full flavor. Good effort from the Left Hand!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jstraw (1941) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 27, 2008
Bottle at Jerry’s. Straw yellow with decent, white creamy head / Nose of lemon and grain / Medium body, creamy, with subdued carbonation and good, dry but smooth finish / Flavors of lemon, bread, and grain / A creamier, fat pils.


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