Brewed by Meteor
Style: Pilsener
Hochfelden, France


on tap


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RATINGS: 112   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.5/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Bière de qualité supérieure, la Meteor Pils est le fruit d’un savoir-faire unique. Elaborée en 1927 par Louis Haag et son fils Frederic, sa recette authentique et exclusive marie avec art des ingrédients nobles, en particulier des houblons d’origines tchèque (Saaz) et alsacienne (Strisselspalt). Sa robe jaune pâle est couronnée d’une mousse abondante et aérée qui promet une dégustation toute en finesse. Particulièrement légère et pétillante, elle affirme progressivement sa fine amertume avant de s’épanouir en arômes riches et floraux et de procurer une intense fraicheur.  « Meteor pils is a superior qualitu beer and the result of a unique know-how. Made in 1927 by Louis Haag and his son Frédéric, its authentic, exclusive recipe is a skilful combination of nole ingredients, particularly hops from the Czech Republic (Saaz) and Alsace (Strisselspalt). Its pale yellow colour is crowded by an abundant, airy head that holds out the promis of great finesse. Particularly light and sparking, it gradually asserts its smooth bitterness before opening up it rich, floral aromas and offering an intense freshness. 

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ungstrup (34658) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 29, 2009
Draft. A golden beer with a thin lazing white head. The aroma has notes of grain, malt, and hay. The flavor is sweet with notes of grain, malt, and straw, leading to a quite bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (10639) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 22, 2009
750 ml bottle. Strasbourg, France. Clear pale golden colour with white medium-size head. Quite strong Czech style Pils hoppiness and some maltiness in aroma. Malty and slightly metallic flavour. Not as hoppy as the aroma. Bit of a disappointment. But good for a such cheap brew.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DonMagi (5593) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2009
Draught in the rake. Alround rating: Pale malt exstract, notes of candy sugar, herbal hop exstract, notes of garbage. Poor stuff.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
frankenkitty (2006) - Oak Lawn, Illinois, USA - OCT 23, 2008
Fuzzy white head dissipates quickly over a pale golden body. Mildly effervescent (probably solely due to the etching on the bottom of my Chimay goblet). Milky, grassy aroma, mildly sweet. Light herbal bitters to the flavor alongside a pale malt sweetness. Crisp. Not bad.

<font size=-4>I don’t know where this bottle came from but it has been sitting in my fridge for months.</font>

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
garza (573) - Oslo (NO), Caracas (VE), VENEZUELA - OCT 18, 2008
Normal lager but with good caracter in flavor. However, at the end it turns waterish and the palate is lost. Golden yellow colour, almost no aroma. Good to be french beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jaghana (5523) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - AUG 12, 2008
UPDATED: NOV 3, 2009 Typical Alsacian pils, heavy hops flavour, not pasterized, nice for the summer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Borresteijn (6495) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - AUG 7, 2008
On tap in France. Golden colour, white head. Aroma of hops and malts. Taste is dry, some hops and malts, grass, slightly bitter finish. OK.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
pivnizub (10180) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - JUN 13, 2008
Bottle (Merci, Quack-Duck !): Clear, pale golden, big and firm white lacy head; sweetish-grainy nose, a bit cardboardy, a bit malty, with a grassy-hoppy, almost aromatic and noble background, moderate bitter-sweet flavour, quite light bodied; drier aromatic-hoppy finish with some grainy undertones. Refreshing, not bad.............

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Baadstorp (55) - Århus, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2008
a great uncomplicated lager real nice hop taste and bitterness. a bit of frui.t

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Quack-Duck (9164) - Down South, GERMANY - MAY 15, 2008
bottle. Clear golden colour, small head. Hoppy nose. Medium-bodied, quite hoppy with hints of grain. Slightly malty.

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