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RATINGS: 63   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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The beer is a deep golden color and medium bodied, with a soft round malt profile and crisp and spicy hop character on the finish. This lager is brewed in the traditional Pilsner style, using authentic Pilsner malt and noble Saaz hops.

Downright Pilsner gets its carbonation completely naturally as it lagers in our fermentation tanks for six weeks. A unique twist on this beer is the dry hop addition of Saaz hops. This additional infusion of hops gives the beer an extra refreshing bite on the finish.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jde123 (773) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 27, 2013
A pretty decent pilsner, seeing as it is post holidays—though pre-New Years—I am fairly sick of all the wonderful, though heavy, holiday ales. This was one of the only options at the bottle shop I frequent that caught my eye AND was not an ale. Quite decent, hits the spot after a long work day.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
bob_w (373) - new york, New York, USA - MAY 20, 2015
Really nice Pilsner malt and lager yeast aromas. Bright clear golden straw color. Crisp and clean, good carbonation. Very well executed Pilsner flavor. Very good rendition of the style.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Radek Kliber (7058) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - NOV 3, 2015
Where and how: b. 355 ml
Aroma pleasant, mild hop feel. Tad herbal with hint of pear. Malty backing.
Appearance :
Top: mid sized, white. Some lace..
Base: no data
Palate : medium bodied, soft ,easy going. Lighter carbonation than most. Average finish.
Taste: nice brew. Lighter in character that carries refreshing notion. Slight hint fo apple tartness. Not exactly euro-styled.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sinfull (1357) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JAN 9, 2016
Straw color. Big , white head. Grain , herbal hops , and citrus in aroma. Clean mix of moderate , malty sweetness and herbal, hoppy bitterness in taste. Good, refreshing pilsner.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayduke (4485) - Eureka, California, USA - FEB 9, 2016
Sampled at GABF 2015 in Denver. In the tasting glass was straw colored. White foam cap. Medium body. Smooth in the mouth. Flavor shows some light fruit. Finish is almost sweet. Pretty good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - JUN 12, 2012
On tap at Rustico Alexandria. Standard version and an unfiltered keller version (cask) served in mini snifters side-by-side. Review for the standard version. Pours a clear straw-golden color with a good white head and a bit of lacing. The nose has some nice herbal and floral hops atop a pilsner-malt base. Flavor is crisp and clean. Could use a bit more bitterness and hop character, but it’s still clean. Light crisp body. Pretty good.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcos (1779) - Maryland, USA - JUN 29, 2012
Location/Date:Bottle split with Bryan on June 28th, 2012.

Appearance: Pours a clear gold.
Aroma: Aroma is of light bready malt.
Taste: Malty sweet, bready, faint bitterness.
Palate:Medium light body.

Summary: Solid pilsener.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kassner (1513) - Wexford, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 10, 2012
On tap at te galaxy hut in DC. olden color, fair ead for an american pilsner, plenty of crisp hops and clean finish

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (5180) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - SEP 21, 2012
12 ounce bottle. Pours slightly cloudy gold with a nice white head. Aroma of malt, hops, and grass. Taste is similar with a touch of citrus. Well done and spot on.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 10, 2012
In bottle at Craig’s. Pours a blonde colour with a fair beige head. Aroma of candy sugar, yeast and caramel. Similar flavours with mild carbonation and an oily mouth-feel.


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