Brewed by Brauerei Schloss Eggenberg
Style: Pilsener
Vorchdorf, Austria


on tap

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RATINGS: 333   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Bottle; Pasteurised.
Ingredients: Water; malt; Saaz hops; hop extract.
"Hopfenkonig has a crisp, clean dry, hoppy nose and aromatic flavours."

Emeister84's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Emeister84 (1982) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 25, 2013
Biscuits and floral hops on the nose, some faint nutty tones. Clear, pale gold with a fairly lasting white head. Snappy, spicy bitterness up front that mellows into a clean, bready finish. A light and refreshing lager with a brilliant hop spice, lifted by lively carbonation, that stings the tongue. The finish is very clean and abrupt.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tricksta_p (3148) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2016
Bottle at home. Aroma is grainy malt and straw with a hint of grassy hops. Flavour is light sweet and light to moderate bitter. Body is light to medium. Drinkable Pilsener.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
nimbleprop (7096) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 7, 2016
64oz growler from Dominion Wine pours a clear gold with some spitty, white head. Nose is skunky, grassy, some grist, what you expect of a pils which traveled across the seas. Flavor follows with lemon, grass, skunk and paper. Watery finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Tognetta (669) - São Paulo, BRAZIL - MAY 17, 2016
Amarelo bastante claro e translúcido, espuma branca de média formação e persistência. Aroma de lúpulo herbal, grama recém cortada, bastante discreto. Paladar inicia com leve herbal e fica um pouco mais amargo como agrião. Corpo e carbonatação leves. Final de breve duração, sem muita variação. Fraca mas bebivel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
wlf (206) - DENMARK - MAR 29, 2016
light-golden clear with average white head, malty aroma with some honey notes, fruity sweet malty taste with little bitterness, some fruits, little hoppy notes, lively carbonation

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Bierdimpfe (179) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 24, 2016
Bright straw color with strong activity. Thick white 2 finger head lasting around 8 minutes with some good legs. Faint aromas and flavors of grains, citrus, floral and herbal spices. Balanced sweet and sharp lemony taste with minimal hops and a metallic feel. Almost no smell. Medium slick body with moderate carbonation. Faint and short finish ending with minimal floral and herbal feel. Overall poorly crafted having bland watery flavors and no personality. Though refreshing and accessible, it should have more hops.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
redders1974 (802) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2016
Corn syrup decent frothing on glass medium carbonation taste is over sweet and syrupy ok but not good bottle at home.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
Teran (262) - Belgrade, SERBIA - NOV 12, 2015
Clear, pale, minimal white top head, light sweetness, light body, fizzy. Pretty much nothing-special-Pilsener. Some light malt aromas, not much hops.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
altonbrownd (5288) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Bottle at P.J. Clarke’s. Yellow body with medium to big head. Nose is hops and citrus and eggier notes. Taste grassy, sweet and a bit bitter as well. Light bodied.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (3017) - Freising, GERMANY - OCT 17, 2015
0,5 l bottle cereal, herbs, pale, clear, frothy, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, slick feel, average carbonation,

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LazyPyro (434) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2015
330ml bottle. Really clear pale yellow, small white head. Hoppy aroma. Sweet, citrusy notes in the flavour, some bitterness to finish. Nice.
March 2015.

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