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RATINGS: 199   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Visit an Old World lager brewery and the brewmaster will insist that you enjoy a "keller" beerdirect from the aging tank. To a brewerthis is beer at its purest: unfiltered, nuanced and gently carbonated. Southampton Keller Pils is just such a brew. And each year we make it with a different hop variety to create a unique interpretation of the pilsener style. Enjoy!


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerlando (3342) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAY 28, 2010
Draft at Redlight Redlight. The pour yields a lightly hazy, medium golden colored body. From the base, a wide column of slowly cascading micro-bubble streams feed a small, smooth head of off-white foam. Jagged, tattered lines of lacing scar the glass. The nose is delectably fresh and crisp, showing notes of lightly toasted white bread, cracker, dry, softly-sweet dough, and a healthy balance of lightly peppery, floral hop character. Flavors are the mirror image, again centered in excellently balanced, yeasty, bready dough as the malt base, with dry, crisp, spicy floral hops as the bittering counterpoint. There’s a nice, grassy zestiness in there as well. The palate sports a medium-light body with a softly lively carbonation, drinking as clean and crisp as just about any American made pilsener that I can recall. This is an excellent session beer. I could easily drink a boot of this stuff.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ChainGangGuy (4280) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - MAY 27, 2010
16 ounce pint - $6.00 at Taco Mac in Kennesaw, Georgia. Appearance: Served up a clear, yellow body with a finger-high cap of white suds and the standard laceworks on the way down. Smell: Pils malt with a delicate graininess to it and hop scnets of sliced lemon, unidentified spices, and distant cut grasses. Taste: Minimal sweetness from the pilsner malts. Slightly chalky, grainy dough character. Light lemon rind fruitiness. Grassy, spicy noble Hallertau hops with a good degree of complimentary bitterness. Lil’ squeak of acidity. Dry, grassy finish. Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium carbonation. Drinkability: A good, quality pils and a refreshing way to beat the heat here in miserable, muggy ole Georgia.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GodOfThunder (1244) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAY 26, 2010
Draft at redlight redlight. This is about as good as it gets for a Keller in America. Crisp, packing full flavor and delicious. Grain, corn and some dried grasses in the aroma. Nobel hops through the palate. Great beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dagimp (685) - Philly, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 24, 2010
From a 12oz bottle into a pilsner glass. Pours yellow clear with a moderate amount of head. I thought these weren’t supposed to be unfiltered? This one certainly seemed crystal clear. Aroma of honey and mild hops, a little skunk too. Taste is smooth and crisp with a tiny amount of hops... I was hoping for a little bit more. A little skunk and some grass round it out. A very solid pilsner and worth drinking.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tsotsi (178) - Florida, USA - MAY 21, 2010
Bottle. Light golden color with a decent size white head. Yeasty aromas as well as malty and slight fruitiness. Flavor is yeasty, kinda earthy, citrus with a nice dry & bitter hop finish. Light/Medium bodied and easy drinking.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (7481) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2010
Bottle (newly bottled, called Keller Pils) at Beerapalooza. Hazy gold pour with nose of Saaz hops, citrus, bready pale malt. Smooth, crisp, well balanced, and a nice beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shp555 (2024) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 17, 2010
Pours a clear golden color with a white head. Aroma is honey, vanilla, spicy, and herbal. Flavor is honey, grain, toast, and a bitter herbal finish.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
redlight (2303) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAY 13, 2010
draft @ redlight redlight. Grassy hops, earthy, yeasty with some bread notes. Pours blonde with a thick head. Grassy hops with an earthy bitterness and hints of citrus, hay notes and bready malts in the flavor. A very meaty pilsner. Great session beer!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
LtDan (1740) - Los Angeles County, California, USA - MAY 12, 2010
#3 Yall, 12 oz. bottle

Appearance: Pours a semi cloudy, pastel yellow gold. Within the body, you will see noticeable rising carbonation, and sitting atop is a dense foamy white head.

Aroma: Fresh cut straw, Eurohops and a little bit of yeasty bread notes.

Taste: An even mixture of bread crust and spicy hops,husky grain, followed by metallic notes finishing with bitterness a sour twang.

Mouthfeel: Crisp, refreshing.

Overall: A great summer drinker with some character. The hops really shined in this fresh beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Slipstream (1932) - USA - MAY 10, 2010
Hey, it looks like me and Adrian are the first 2 to rate this. Thanks, Adrian. Toasty, yeasty aroma. A dry, bready pilsner, that tickles the palate. Very nice, snappy brew.


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