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Brewed by Koskipanimo
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
Tampere, Finland

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unknown

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common

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Originally brewed for the 8th anniversary of Pikkulintu, Helsinki. Hops: Goldings, Perle. Malts: Pilsner. Bitterness: 90-100 EBU.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
begbie100 (181) - Oulu, - JAN 26, 2009
Draught @ Plevna, Tampere. Light golden color, little bit cloudy. White soapy head. Aroma has soft hops aroma with lemon. Flavor on the other hand is nothing but soft. Lovely dry and bitter with stunning hops. Honest pilsener.. must be my first finnish pilsener which actually tastes likes one.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jookos (2135) - FINLAND - SEP 3, 2014
Tap@ølhus helsinki. Golden clear. Pils clean malts, yeastyness on nose, some sharp citrus. Med light bodied, super bitter. Pale malts, yellow bitter berries. This is perplexing. It really does have that pils flavour, but is just soo bitter. If you would fatten it up., it would be more of an imperial lager. Right now it’s strange. Not bad, just very unbalanced.

-- bb

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (1786) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 2, 2014
Draught at Rotterdam. Amber color, white head. Bitter taste with hops, grapefruit, pine, mango and resin. Bitter finish with grapefruit, hops, pine and resin. Excellent APA.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
ramboraffe (446) - SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2014
Clear golden with white head. Smell is bitter hops and bread. Taste is hoppy bitter and very dry. High bitterness and high carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SperkeleForce (541) - FINLAND - JUL 26, 2014
Tap@sopp2014. Fruity, grass, hay, Nice pils. Refrehing Nice Beer.... Need more of it.

- beerbasher

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (3164) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 26, 2014
Tap@sopp2014. Clear golden, thick lacing white head. Really fruity, mild diacetyl, honey, yeast. Flavor has grain, citrusy notes. Very malty, but crisp and tasty. Good. Bitter finish.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Unde (358) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2014
Golden yellow beer with smallish head. Aroma has butter, barley malts and grassy, citrus hops. Taste is grassy, bitter citrus and some malts to back the hops. A fresh and tasty pils for summer. Crispy carbonation and medium body. A brilliant pilsener.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tranquillity (1410) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 25, 2014
Quite a nice body, with a golden hazy color. Not much of aroma, but the taste is really good. The finish comes quickly. Nice! Draft at SOPP 2014.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Psytron (1320) - Turku, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2014
Smell of hop. Golden colour, white head. Aroma of malt and hop, some herbs. Finishes with grain. Bitter with a mild sourness. Light body. Very balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Erasmus_ro (1365) - Alabama, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Tap @ SOPP Helsinki 2014, 24/07/14. Pours an orange amber with a large, white head. Aroma is flowery, grassy, grainy. Taste is very dry with flower and grass, some citrus. Some grain. Sharp carbonation, but refreshingly light. An excellent quaffer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fantti (704) - FINLAND - APR 24, 2014
Hana @ Leskinen. Kaatuu lasiin kullankeltaisena ja hieman sameana, niukka mutta pysyvä vaahto on tiivis ja mattomainen jättäen vahvaa pitsiä. Hajusta tuntuu kuin jenkkihumalat olisi sotkettu pilsiin: trooppista hedelmää, sitrusta, puuta ja viljaisuutta löytyy melko tasaisesti. Maussa jenkkivivahde jää hienosti taka-alalle. Hyvin viljaisen maltainen ja ruohoisen humalainen ensivaikutelma sitruksen, puumaisuuden sekä olkisuuden tukemana. Suutuntuma on todella katkeroinen, humalointi puree kyllä hyvin. Tuntuma on myös kuiva, raikas ja napakka. Hieno, todella hieno pils, joka on samalla kertaa raikas, katkera, kuiva, virkistävä ja monipuolinen. Mestariteos ja tyylinsä ehdotonta parhaimmistoa.


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