Brewed by Meinel-Bräu
Style: Pilsener
Hof, Germany


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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Das Meinel Classic Pils ist ein würziges, fein-herbes Bier mit einem zarten Hopfenaroma aus Edelhopfen. Es wird gebraut in der Tradition des Hauses Meinel nach Überlieferung von Generation zu Generation. Als ein Bier für höchste Ansprüche ist es Zeichen Hofer Braukunst. Hergestellt wird das Classic Pils mit Rohstoffen aus kontrolliertem heimischen Anbau. Dies garantiert auch das Gütesiegel „Qualität aus Bayern“.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oh6gdx (23671) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 6, 2011
Bottled@Helsinki Beer Festival 2011. Yellowish golden colour, small white head. Aroma is grass, malts, some bready notes as well as some earthyness. Flavour is caramel, fruits, mild toastes notes as well as some slight wooden notes.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
TBone (14784) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 10, 2011
Very pale yellow color, small white head. Papery malty aroma. Light to medium bodied. Sweetish malty, cardboardish flavor. Some citrusy hops. Decent but not very exiciting.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Quack-Duck (8921) - Down South, GERMANY - MAR 1, 2011
bottle from Landbierdealer. Clear pale yellow, large white head. Lovely hoppy nose. Light-bodied, elegant malty base with lots of romatic hops - like digging into a heap of fresh hops. Not too bitter, yet very aromatic, with a slightly resiny touch. A very well crafted exaple of the style.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bierothek (4) - Frankfurt, Hesse, GERMANY - FEB 26, 2011 does not count
the best pils from Hof in Oberfranken, bavaria. having intense hop aroma mixed with relatively much malt taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (31462) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 1, 2009
Bottled. A golden beer with a white head. The aroma has notes of malt and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and straw, leading to a dry, bitter, and strawy finish. The body is light.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (40504) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 9, 2009
<b>Bottle 50cl.</b>
Clear light to medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, grain, toasted, light hoppy, paper notes. Flavor is light to moderate sweet and light light bitter with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. [20081005]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (37013) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 29, 2008
50 cL bottle, courtesy of Papsoe/Ungstrup. Pours clear and golden yellow with a diminished white head. Mild cornish and slight bitter aroma. Light bitter and crisp hoppy flavour to a light caramel malt base. Smooth and crisp finish. Nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25069) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2008
(Bottle 50 cl) Clear yellow with a nice and dense white head. Lightly sweet malt aroma with a whiff of flowery hops. Medium body with a clean malt base and a dry finish. A fairly clean Pils. 051008

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bierkoning (11526) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - SEP 20, 2007
Bottle. Blonde. Soft grassy aroma. Malty, grassy, soft hopbitter flavor. Butter and grass in the aftertaste. Decent pilsener.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (21886) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2007
Draught at Zauberberg zum Gerch, Hof, Bavaria. Clear pale golden. Striking grassy nose. Dry and slender with crusp, yet rounded mouthfeel and light body. Salty finish with good bitterness.

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