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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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This is a northern German staple and our flagship beer. This is a crisp, pale and dry interpretation of the style. Well hopped with noble German varieties and a special strain of yeast from a German monastery. Prost Pils is pale gold in color and capped with a thick, brilliantly white, dense collar of foam. With the first sip spicy hop flavors come to the forefront. As the hop begins to fade, the wonderfully soft imported pilsner malt is revealed. The finish, with its herbal, pleasantly lingering hop note balanced by a rich malt counterpoint, demands another taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (18351) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 4, 2013
Draft @ the brewery. Pours a slightly hazy yellow color with a white head. Has a fruity malty grainy grassy hoppy aroma. Fruity malty grainy flavor with grassy hints. Has a fruity malty grainy weak grassy finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
brokensail (12169) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
On tap @ Prost. Pours a clear golden color with a white head. Nose is really grainy. Bread and biscuit malt aromas and sweetness. Grassy hops, popcorn, and some herbal notes. Flavor is chalky and bitter. Grassy hops, white grape, bread, and some biscuit. A bit of apple on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (10538) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 25, 2012
On tap at Prost poured a clear gold with a small lasting white head. Aromas of bread, earthiness and light spicy hops. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, earthiness and light spicy hops with a crisp dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (10442) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - APR 11, 2013
Tap at Prost. Pours clear yellow with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is Pils malt with spicy and earthy hops with a clean lager character. Flavor is malt dominant with medium hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (10007) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Nice gold pour, white head. Crisp and clean. Lightly floral, crackery malt bill. Hints of honeyed notes. Really an enjoyable beer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jtclockwork (9982) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 9, 2013
Draft at brewpub. Pours clear yellow with white head. Nose and taste of pine, pepper corn and light malt. Lighter bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adnielsen (9659) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - AUG 29, 2012
Tap @ Prost. Pours a clear golden appearance with a foamy white head. Fairly herbal, straw/grassy, somewhat floral aroma. Crisp straw grainy, floral/grassy, clean, a touch spicy, bready flavor with a somewhat spicy aftertaste. Pretty clean taste and a nice pils.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
crossovert (8467) - Illinois, USA - SEP 8, 2012
Growler. Deep gold pour beautiful white head. Smell is slightly alcoholic, sweet biscuit, noble hops. Flavor is hop forward but with a big bready malt prescence. Surely one of the finest US examples.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
3fourths (8377) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 24, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 17, 2012 sparkling clear pale gold with a white head and decent retention. hop aroma has the characteristic overt cheese must, baloney / fatty acids, and herbaceousness of overuse of noble hops with a small amount of acedylhyde / green apple aroma present, evident in the flavor as well, suggesting the beer may be too young. at times the nose even seems salty, and the mineral / calcium / sulfur content too high. by the end of the glass the strong vegetable and herbal character combined with egg shell sulfur notes seems directionless and random. the hop rate of German pilsner is typically lower than Bohemian style, to bring the beer into balance with the higher attenuation / lower sweetness. the hop rate here seems more appropriate for Czech pilsner, but the malt is far too dry to support it, and I have to guess the intent is to satisfy the hop desires of American palates. the result is bracing acidity and a coarse texture. add in the mild sulfuric acids and dried fruit esters and it comes across as a bit too unclean for pilsner; the acids from the yeast seem to accentuate the hop flavors much more than the malt, which is hidden behind the brash acidity and astringency of the bittering hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gnoff (8112) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 12, 2012
Draught at the brewery on October 12, 2012
Clear straw yellow color, white head. Malty, sweet, herbal taste. Lingering herbal aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, medium high bitterness. Sweet, malty, herbal, hoppy scent.

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