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Sixpoint The Crisp Pilsner



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RATINGS: 600   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behavior, like the wish to scatter joy and not pain around us. Crisp Lager has nothing to hide behind - no makeup to cover up any flaws. Raw ingredients and their essence, full and unabated...uninhibited...CRISP.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JFGrind (2006) - Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 22, 2016
No zigs, zags, strange hops or weird adjuncts. Straight up Pilsener makes The Crisp a above average light bodied beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ClarkVV (5858) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 20, 2016
Draught and cans over the years, since debut, most recently at the Brooklyn Bowl on 10/7/16.
Clear, pale-golden/flaxen colored body is topped by a fairly dense, white head showing good retention.
Crackers, biscuits, citric hops and lots of spicy, herbal character in the nose with a big peppery finish and light cereal hints as well. Seemingly very nice attenuation, as the nose, other than showing some American hop notes (very light pine) and light cereal notes, shows very strong grainy malts, as well. No alcohol or flaws.
Dry, yet with a good suppleness from the malts, the beer contains no shortage of hops, with herbs, lemon, pepper and even pine and light grapefruit. Bitterness builds up a bit much, perhaps and the light pine seems somewhat out-of-place. No alcohol or flaws, though I’ve had more than one can, over the years, which was full of diacetyl. Been a while, though, so I hope they’ve got that behind them. Anyways, a good pilsner available in lots of places you wouldn’t get craft beer otherwise. Even if there’s a bit more resin in most Six Point beers than I’d like, it’s still quite drinkable and thankfully on the dry side.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnymusky (935) - Minnesota, USA - OCT 18, 2016
Poured from can...crisp and clean...refreshing....some hops and light malt...good

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
smmaaren (569) - NORWAY - OCT 8, 2016
355 ml can from Vinmonopolet. Pours clear pale yellow with a small head. Aromas of hops and lemon. Taste is sweet. Good lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mariuspoenari (1692) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2016
Sampled at Beertemple, Amsterdam. Clear golden pour with a white head. Notes of citrus and floral hops, light grains. Bitter-sweet leaning towards sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (11250) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2016
Draft at Beer Temple. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma of grain, light citrus, floral notes and malt. Flavour is above light sweet and bitter. Light bodied with light moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmohno (1534) - Iowa, USA - SEP 29, 2016
Pale, yellow. light sugary head. Pilsner floral, lemon aroma, bready cracker malt. Hoppy floral, zesty citrus, tang. Pretty good. Finshes nicely, Needs a better rating for a good pilsner. Just because its a laaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaager? Right folks. I see how you are. Not double ipa enough for all yall?

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Voodoo (574) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 28, 2016
Pours a transparent golden with a thin white head which disappears quickly......aroma of sweetness, honey, slight pine.......taste is quick hit of yeast, then the unmistakeable pilsner malt with a biscuit taste, touch of bittering and crisp finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheJvd (1206) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 22, 2016
Small sample during Carnivale Brettanomyces ’16. Pours clear golden with no head. Aroma is quite fruity and hoppy, nice. Taste is also quite fruity with a decent hoppiness and a medium bitter finish. Medium body and carbo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Obfuscate (481) - Minneapolis, - SEP 18, 2016
Not a bad Pilsner. Slight hop bite and "crisp" enough. Vikings VS. Packers pregame. Go Viks!

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