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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Our Session Pils salutes the unfiltered Pilsners of the Czech Republic: crisp, herbal with a biscuity depth and balanced hop finish. The Czech culture is a beer culture - drinking more beer per capita than any other nation. And their beer of choice is the low gravity, unfiltered and unpasteurized Pilsner, known as "workers" or "tap" beer. In the end, Czech Pilsner serves the same function as Brit Session Beer - lower ABV, great flavor, and built for multiple pints.


4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mvdc (2) - - SEP 12, 2011 does not count
Bready notes along slight citrus make this session beer complex and enjoyable

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bill Becker (183) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - JAN 26, 2014
This pours a pale gold with a 1 finger head of foam and again for a Notch beer, some very good lacing. Aromas of spicy herbal hops are at the forefront. I get just a tad of a malt smell...bread? Maybe biscuit? Wow, another brew with some great balance. Yeah, it’s biscuit for the malt profile, the hops are herbal alright, just a nice crisp spiciness that doesn’t go over the top. Swishing the beer in my mouth to get the ultimate experience of what a brew has to offer, I’m amazed that THIS is what I get in a 4% abv brew made in the US. Nice lightish mouthfeel, the drinkability, at least for me, is through the roof. Yikes, I love this beer!

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SrSilligoose (3119) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - AUG 18, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 20, 2013 awesome. pours a lightly hazed golden hue with a thick big bubbled long lasting crater head. aroma of bright lemongrass, rustic dirt earth dry herbal farmhouse. chewy, lemony biscuit dough. leaves a dry, rustic, fresh cut grass, herbal leafy fall day taste in the back of the mouth. clean. crisp. complex. awesome fresh. best and most authentic bohemian pils of come across in the US, and overwealmed with joy to have it available a half a block away. just about perfect.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kramer (4684) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 7, 2013
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy gold body with a beautiful one finger frothy white head that faded to a wispy film, light lacing. The nose is spot on for the style, great clean bready malt, perfect floral perfumy hops with very delicate slight hint of yeastiness. The flavor is dry, crisp and perfectly hopped. Wonderfully dry with the perfect level of juicy bitterness that really lingers well past the swallow. It just makes you want to take one sip after another. This really would be a great beer to session on. Light bodied with perfect pinpoint fizzy carbonation. Great beer, wish I would have bought a lot of this.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CanIHave4Beers (2905) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - FEB 28, 2013
Bottle via Lushawn
Pours golden with a nice well retained white head and a good lacing on the glass.

The aroma is clean & bright with some crisp lightly fruity malt character... but generally not sweet smelling at all. The hops are of herbal and citrusy varieties.

The flavor is remarkable, very crisp and clean. The fruity malt is better defined than in the aroma but again the beer is not especially sweet & finishes dry. The hop character is central to the flavor of the beer and is basically fruit forward with a light herbal character. The bitterness is moderate but right on for a beer like this.

Probably one of the better marriages between Bohemian and American pilsener traditions.

3.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
damzz (235) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 19, 2011
There is a lineage with this and its brother ale. The hopiness is attenuated as is expected in a pilsner and balanced wth the malt wth a tip to the hops. The head is immediate and white quickly dissipating leaving a ring and very little lacing. Malt is up front followed by a hops bitter aftertaste. I am tired of the high gravs touted as being the epitome of the brewer’s art. Nonesense. This is a beer that can be enjoyed for its complexity with friends for hours while maintaining sensibility.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
egajdzis (5194) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Lightly hazy golden color with a small, white head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of toasted malt, straw, light grass. Taste of light doughy sweetness, toasty, lightly bitter, grassy hop finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
corby112 (2214) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 2, 2011
12oz received in a recent trade with mkabull. Thanks again Alec! Pours a hazy dark yellowish orange color with pale golden yellow hues when held to a light and a one finger frothy white head that quickly settles into a lasting ring. Sporadic spots and streaks of lace left behind. Earthy aroma with hints of grassy hops, straw, light fruit and pale malt. The floral hops are most prominent followed by some apple, pear and biscuit. Medium bodied and fuller than expected fr the style with a god balance of grassy and citrus hops, pale malt, straw, hay and light fruit. Surprisingly hop forward but not too bitter or dry with a nice floral, earthy presence which compliments the straw/hay character and pale malt presence. A decent amount of biscuit flavor along with apple, pear and faint alcohol. Slightly dry presence. Overall this beer was a pleasant surprise. Clean, crisp, well balanced and extremely quaffable. I could see myself drinking several of these in a sitting and would probably buy this regularly if I had access.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madvike (2581) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Lightly hazy golden pour. Nose is floral hops, grainy with a bit of sweetness and nice pale malt. Taste is grainy, husky, with some dusty yeast and lovely light floral hops. Thin and well-carbonated. Awesome.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Spelt (231) - East Kingston, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 28, 2011
Very nice noble aroma with touch of carnal and honey. Very clear burnished brass color with persistent white foamy head. Delicious malty flavor reminiscent of easter bread. Very well made and refreshing.


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