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RATINGS: 952   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Named for the delicate engravings popularized by 19th century seafarers, Scrimshaw is a fresh tasting Pilsner brewed in the finest European tradition from Munich and Klages malts, Hallertauer and Tettnang hops. Scrimshaw has a subtle hop character, a crisp, clean palate, and a dry finish.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
0o9i (438) - Reno, Nevada, USA - JUN 19, 2004
On tap at brewery...surely a traditional pils and it is crisp and clean and dry...but overall a let down. Smelled good, looked good. Flavor was weak, no sweetness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Falconseye8 (542) - Evans, Colorado, USA - JUN 15, 2004
Cleany citrusy flavor. Not too hoppy or malty, clean, crisp beer that isnít trying to be anything but what it is. Its a very nice Pilsner and again another brewery whose beers impress me even more sip after sip after sip.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OldGrowth (2663) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 14, 2004
Bottle: Got this of the singles rack, so it mightr have been old. Good nose, lemon, straw, bready yeasty. Orange yellow color. Small head that disappeared quick. Sweet and bitter, though certainly not a big bitter. Fruity, lemon/orange, little metallic. Kinda creamy, oily. Smooth dry sour finish. Tasty, though I would think a tad fruity for a classic Pils. I suppose thats why they say a Pilsner style ale. Slowly I start to like Pilsners and Lagers

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jedsbrew (465) - Rhineland, Missouri, USA - JUN 14, 2004
Poured a slightly hazy medium gold color with a moderate head and light but fairly durable lacing. Pleasant and mild yeasty hoppy aroma. Light bodied and tangy with a well balanced and slightly sweet lemon-pepper flavor that hit the spot. Dryish slightly fruity finish.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
grat (433) - ST. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 11, 2004
UPDATED: NOV 2, 2005 I like this brew. There are way better pilseners out there. But this one has a different more refreshing hop bite than the more standard ones. Light yellow dead head. Smells like cascades to me even though there arent any in it. Taste is clean and refreshing, notes of lime, sea salt and hops. Very tasty grat

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
badgerben (4400) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - JUN 10, 2004
Pours a yellowish color with a thin head. Aroma is a bit musty, which seems to be the standard among pilsners. The taste wasnít much different: a little malt, a little hops, nothing more, nothing less. Eh, it wasnít offensive.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
steview (1019) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUN 9, 2004
duvel tulip glass: dark straw body. thin white head. itís got that german malt aroma. itís crisp indeed, not quite clean, and trys to finish nicely. there's a medicinal cloy i don't enjoy. however, itís good to wash down those greasy american foods with a cheap pils!

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jimmylib (169) - old bridge, New Jersey, USA - JUN 6, 2004
an average beer, good to have on a nice hot day when you just want a cold one

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thegreenrooster (3209) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 4, 2004
Pours a hazy yellow. Aroma is hops and the flavor is a grassy hoppy mix. Nice taste but a bit thick for a pilsner.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 31, 2004
Tap@North Coast. Started off with this one, probably a good one to start of at the North Coast Pub. Pretty much a bland lager, had some odd burnt flavours though, malty.


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