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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Pendulum Pilsner is a rich velvet smooth, yet clean, dry and crisp pilsner of a pale gold color. The complex mix of hops and malt creates an elegant floral nose and delightful taste that is very drinkable without overwhelming even the most tepid beer drinker. Not overly bitter but just enough of the hop to enjoy their subtle complexities while still enjoying the smooth, and almost sweet taste of the malt. Serve Pendulum in a tall glass to enjoy the carbonated bead and the steady white head that laces the glass and taste why Pendulum Pilsner is a cut above the rest.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
argo0 (11349) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 1, 2013
12oz bottle. Small white head atop crystal clear apple juice body. Aroma is medium sweet, bread, some dusky apple, light spicy. Taste is moderately sweet, apple/peach, some bread, light spicy. Soft light body, low carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (9998) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 6, 2013
Draft. Clear golden uellow color. Aroma of peppery straw. Taste is mildly bitter straw.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9431) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Bottle at home. Pours clear dark gold with a large, frothy white head, long retention with fair lacing. Aroma is Pils malt with the standard corn and DMS component, and light spicy hops. Flavor is malt forward with light hops and bitterness and a clean lager character with a dry finish. Light body and medium to moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kramer (4866) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear light gold body under a small fizzy white head that faded fairly quickly. The nose is a touch too sweet smelling with some bready and doughy pale maltiness. Not much in the way of hops to speak about. The flavor is a little too sweet as well, and tastes a bit like there’s some corn in here. Very lightly hopped, with minimal to no bitterness. Finishes with some sweet bready maltiness. Light bodied and a bit clingy with soft minimal carbonation. Pretty lackluster Pilsner.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (4439) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - FEB 28, 2014
Bottle. Poured a pretty clear golden yellow color with a large white head. Aroma was toasted malts, some light grain. Plenty of crystal. Flavor was crisp and clean malts, some earthy and floral hop notes. Pretty clean, easy to drink - a pretty good Pilsner.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cheap (3966) - Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 7, 2013
got this from my beer friend nate! its from the fridge in Lancaster, heheh. drank right from the bottle so I assume its yellah. smells like beer. wew, has quite a kick at first but after the first swig it goes up from there. yes, very crisp, getting better. goes down pretty easy, mostly well behaved. ok, better than average beer, refreshing to say the least.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ben4321 (3784) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAY 22, 2013
Location: 12 oz bottle from State Line, 5/22/13

Aroma: The nose is clean and grassy, with some grainy and cereal malts, and light spice
Appearance: It pours a clear golden-orange color with a small off-white head and some drippy lace
Flavor: The taste is mid-sweet, with some nice malts, light spice, and a clean hop bitter finish
Palate: The body is light-medium, not at all watery, very clean and drinkable, with a lightly dry finish
Overall Impression: Wow, only 3 raters before me! Anway, I’ll skip the bad Poe joke this time (I already did that in my "Tell Take Heart" review). I thought this was a very solid pilsener. It has a really nice mix of hops and malts on the nose, and the flavor works pretty much just as well. I found some small flaws that kept this from being a top of example style, but it is still a very nice beer. So far, after trying two of their beers, I’m pretty happy with the work of these here Poe fans. As far as Poe-centric things that are new to me in 2013 go, this brewery is way better than The Following.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DiarmaidBHK (3368) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Bottle from Shawan Liquors. Pours dark golden with a thin white head. Has a kind of grassy funk on the nose. Crisp and clean on the tongue. Doesn’t have much of.a hop presence. Eh!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (3357) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Tap. Pours clear, light amber with thin, creamy white head; short retention and spare lacing. Aroma is caramel and cereal malts, oranges, citrus and grassy hops, and light toast. Flavor is grassy hops and bready malts forward with supporting light fruit esters and light caramel; dry finish. Light body and low carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
alexanderj (3298) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - JAN 19, 2014
Bottle; poured a gold color with a white head. Grassy and bready aroma. Flavor of bread, tin and yeast. Decent

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