Ottos Pilsener Lager
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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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A well hopped medium light bodied lager brewed with Czech malts, yeast and Saaz hops. This Czech-style pilsener has an initial pleasant maltiness followed by the distinct flavor of Saaz hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5659) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - AUG 31, 2012
Had on draft @ Otto’s brewpub, in the NeW location, in State College,PA .. . deep gold .. medium foam, light lacing .. . dry grass .. nice bitterness .. . clean and crisp .. . . the doctors said she would never walk again and now she’s doing backflips..

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11002) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 12, 2011
on tap-pours a white head and yellow color. Aroma is sweet grain. Taste is sweet grain/light malt, hint of spice hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
jar72404 (426) - USA - JUN 26, 2011
On tap at brewpub. Color is gold with half inch white head. Aroma is hay. Flavor is straw. Nice pilsener.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeMcPhee (8188) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 24, 2010
Pale golden-straw colour. The nose is quite hoppy. Lots of zesty saaz/tettnang on the nose with a touch of light flinty/minerally bitterness. Herbal fading to a nice clean straw-like pilsner malt finish. Very zesty and spicy with some soft lemon citrus. Firm bitterness. Really damn nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
LilBeerDoctor (3370) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 30, 2010
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear light yellow with a white head. Aroma of straw, cardboardy/starchy malt. Flavor of bready, cardboard malt with a fair amount of carbonation. This one is pretty bland and I didn’t much care for it. 6/4/6/3/11 [3.0/5]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zdk (1807) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 4, 2010
Tap @ Otto’s - I love when a brewpub gets a lager right. Arouma is fresh grass, hay, floral and piney spruce. Caramel malts, dry cracker feels with some grainy notes and a touch of citrusy hops. Grapefruit with some salty/mineral notes that sit on the tongue and dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUL 29, 2010
On tap at Otto’s on our way to RBSG. Pours a clear straw yellow. Crips and light, crackers and grain. Light sweetness, bitter and grainy. A little thin. Clean grain finish with some quinine bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
puzzl (3237) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 19, 2010
Tap at the brewery. Nice spicy saaz here, raw barley, lemon cleaner. Nice and dry. Biting, raw flavor, slightly solventy, minerals, good finishing bitterness. A decent effort.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kramer (4684) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2009
Draft pint, at brewery. Pours a pale gold body with a small white head that left some thick heavy lacing. Lingering wispy film for the duration. Doughy and bready pils malt with a bit of fluffy yeast on the nose, just s bit of Saaz. The flavor is very doughy and bready with a little bit of a sulfur note. Light floral hops. Medium bodied, a little clingy and sticky, with moderate fizzy carbonation. This was decent, but can’t really get too into it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (8521) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 25, 2009
On tap at Capone’s. Poured a medium and clearl yellow color with a medium sized white head. Lacing left on the glass. Aromas of citrus, grains, and some grassiness. Aromas of citrus, doughy/breadiness, grains, and some fruitiness.

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