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Brewed by Molson Breweries (MolsonCoors)
Style: Pale Lager
Montreal, Canada

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 137   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.18   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
At Pilsner we have not changed since our beer was 1st brewed in 1926. Why? It’s right there on the bottle…. "old style". Those are more than just words on a beloved label. Being true to who we are has kept our drinkers loyal and kept Pilsner from being a fad. And that’s why our advertising, promotions and even our website have been done in the style of 1926- old style. Being true to who we are has kept our drinkers loyal and kept Pilsner form being a fad. The stagecoach on the label is not a band wagon..... the rabbit would not stand for it.


1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
AgentAle (641) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 30, 2014
Aroma is a light graininess with notes of rice and corn adjuncts. Slight sulphur hints. Taste is light sweet malts and slight rice hints. Finishes dry abd slightly bitter. Appearance

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
cmacklin (256) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 29, 2014
355 ml can. Pours a pale yellow with a small white head. Aroma of corn and grass. Flavour is pale malt with corn syrup. Light body with watery texture and soft carbonation. This stuff was so bad I actually poured most of it down the drain.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papillon (366) - Sudbury, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 22, 2014
355 mL Can. Straw-yellow body with a foamy head that settles to a film that wants to cling all over the sides of the glass. Aroma of light sweet malts, grains, corn, a pronounced earthy note, pungent hops, and a subtle innuendo of skunk. Flavor of light sweet malts, aftertaste of light malts, sweet corn, and a hint of corn husk, and a clean finish that comes with a hint of cream cheese; smooth and almost silky in the mouth. A nice light body makes it a summer picnic beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hidden_Pooch (295) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - JUN 3, 2014
Can and what a can. I love all that horrible art work on, it reminds me of Old Dutch chip bags. Smells of corn and hay. Tastes pretty similar with light malts and even lighter hopping. Surprisingly never to metallic tasting. More body than most macros. It feels so innocent with that can, I would drink it again if the LC didnt stop carrying it.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Tessic (840) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 21, 2014
This pils poured a clear light yellow with a big bright white head. Scents include corn, eggs and cream. First swig was very watery with light malt flavours and a hint of hops. Finish is lightly bitter with a malty corn flavour lingering.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
czar (4292) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 20, 2014
pours clear very pale yellow with a small white cap, little retention and no lacing per say. a surprising grainy maltiness - maybe almost a pils-only basis, although grape juice seeps through, sweetish lemon, bit of sulfur, herbal-grasssiness - tad bland, peppery, dusty and powdery notes, vanilla traces. moderate carbonation - slightly lacking, light body - slightly watery, relatively dry chalky-herbal-grassy finish. a pleasant macro surprise.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fiulijn (14380) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 6, 2014
Draught at Darby’s Public House, Vancouver
Pale greenish-yellow color. dry, weak, a bit crispy, with rather low bitterness, and some sweeteners in the final.
Not offensive, just bland.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SlimSnorton (1) - popadoodle, Alberta, CANADA - APR 12, 2014 does not count
Great head for it’s class ! I do believe CORN ! but done gracefully, but would this void it’s Pilsner claim ? I think so. Finding it dank and hoppey but Pilsner style hopps point all most reclaimed , a bold pour into a large mug yields a head most pale domestics cannot claim, good lacing. Good price. Better than Molson Canadian better than Labbate Blue, not by much. Drink this fast ! acid dank plant flavors good body. Great deal if you in the market for it. 70% over all. 50% for the style.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Sammy (8565) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2014
Pretty undrinkable. Not worst beer I have had, its a malt job. A lot to spill out. Some creamy head.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
Masterkush7 (504) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 9, 2014
Your run of the mill macro lager. Not the most offensive thing and if nothing else it’ll do


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