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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 52   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Pilsner is one of the world’s most popular beers and there are many interpretations of this style. The great pilsner beers of Germany, specifically Northern Germany, are the inspiration for our second lager - Hans’ Pils. These beers are known for being hoppier than the average pilsner and ours is no exception. In fact, at 52 IBU’s, it is hoppier than many pale ales. The featured hop in this beer is the spicy and herbal Tettnang Tettnanger hop. German pilsner malt yields a pale golden color and provides the perfect support for our blend of German hops. Our house German yeast strain ferments clean and dry which further adds to the authenticity of Hans’ Pils.


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3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrcoffee (13) - Texas, USA - JUN 16, 2012
From bottle. Straw yellow with small white head. Smells like pilsner malt, grassy hops. Flavor is very bitter and crisp. Hops are spicy, herbal, and earthy in general. Great flavor and great lingering bitterness for a pilsner.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 10, 2014
Draft at Big Hops. Crystal clear golden color, fluffy white head. Aroma of mixed black and white pepper. Taste is clean, crisp and lager like. Beautiful mouthfeel. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (3340) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Straw gold color with a fluffy white head that left nice lacing. Thin nose with some wet grains. Fresh biscuit, light grains and some spicy notes and grassy hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fukito (719) - Sao Paulo, BRAZIL - JAN 31, 2014
Pale golden/ yellow with a small white head. Aroma is herbal with some faint hay/ honey notes. Taste is herbal/ grassy hoppiness with some honey notes and a pleasant bittersweet finish. Refreshing but a little rough.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brandon1989 (228) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 7, 2014
pours a clear yellow color with a medium sized white head. the aroma is hops, malts. watery. the taste is very similar and very well balanced.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrymel (1448) - Spokane, Washington, USA - JAN 2, 2014
Best by 04MAR14 Canned Pours an off-clear yellow ale with a loose white sheet. Smells nice and juicy with some grain, corn, white grape juice. Flavor is bitter, with some grain, some soil and hay. A little over bittered IMO. Medium on light bodied with hi and tight carb. Decent beer, albeit nothing spectacular - wonder what the beer was like when it won Silver at GABF.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tectactoe (1169) - Michigan, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Can: bright sunshine yellow color with a yeast filled cloudiness throughout. Foamy, leathery, cloud-like white head with nice staying power that leaves some spotty lacing behind. Aroma is very nice, sweet grains, fresh baked bread, & some clean yeast notes. Mild DMS. Taste is more fresh grain, lightly sweet pilsner malt, faint bread, lemon zest, & some spicy & leafy Saaz hops leading to a mildly bitter finish. Clean feel, somewhat salty & spicy hop character in the aftertaste. Faint metallic notes. Pretty nice lager all around.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
alcamp99 (55) - McKinney, Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2013
More bitter than most pilsners I've had. Bright and hoppy. Straw color with thin airy head. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Headbanger (3001) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - NOV 12, 2013
12oz can 11/12/13 ( Whole Foods-Lamar)-Pours a cloudy golden with a big white head. Aroma of hops and malt. Taste of hops and slight malt. This light bodied brew is not too shabby.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (5972) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Can thanks to Micheal! Pours a clear pale gold with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of bitter grass with backing sweet grains and biscuit. Flavor has grassy hops with sweet grains underlying and a bit of biscuit.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Andyd93 (2) - Spring, Texas, USA - SEP 21, 2013 does not count
Very nice beer from a good Texas brewer! Cloudy and a little wheaty but nice finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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