Brewed by Brouwerij Strubbe
Style: Pilsener
Ichtegem, Belgium


on tap


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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
This is the same beer that used to be called "Strubbe Superpils"

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25068) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2005
(Bottle 25 cl) A name that promises a lot... Pale golden beer with a decent head. Rather watery body with a creeping, slow bitterness in the palate. 051297

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (16268) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2010
Tap at Sunswick, during Belgian Beer Fest. Iím surprised this beer doesnít get more love; I found it to be an excellent Pilsner. Poured clear gold with a soft, white head. Nose of crisp malts and light sugar. Flavor was crisp with mild sweetness and pleasant bitters on the tail. Light to medium in body with refreshing carbonation. Everything I would want from a Pils.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
brokensail (14531) - San Leandro, California, USA - OCT 7, 2012
Pale straw pour with a white head. Sweet grain and corn notes on the nose along with some sweet fruit esters of apple and white grape. A touch of yeast and straw, too. Flavor is a bit watery, but thereís a lot of grain and corn sweetness. Some white grape, light apple, and yeast on the finish. No real hop flavor, maybe just some straw/grass.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bhensonb (13208) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 3, 2012
Bottle at 4.9% from Total Wine in Sacramento, CA. Pours light gold with a slight white head. Aroma of grassy and herbal hops. Med body. Flavor is lightly bready, and thereís a good dose of noble hop. It is crisp and clean. However, it needs just more grassy hop to put it up there with the top runners. Finishes fairly dry.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
argo0 (12640) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 17, 2007
(draft) White head atop crystal clear ginger ale body. Aroma is mild, medium sweet, pear. Taste is medium sweet, apple, grain, some grassy. Watery light body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (11432) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Served on draft at Beer Run in Charlottesville, VA on 6/27/11. Pours a clear golden color with a medium sized creamy white head. Lots of visible carbonation. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma of pale malts and grassy hops. The taste is pretty much the same. Creamy mouthfeel, well balanced. Pretty nice beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sammy (10324) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 4, 2007
On tap at The Hop Devil Grillís separate Belgian Room. A decent drinking pilsner with some complexity, better than expected.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Borup (9446) - Albertslund, DENMARK - OCT 9, 2014
25 cl. bottle. Clear golden colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops and a bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
JoeMcPhee (9051) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 5, 2006
Tap at Hop Devil Grill. Very pale straw colour, thin white head. Aroma is quite grassy. Thin bodied with light pale malt and grassy hops. Even a bit of adjunctly character. Hop flavour is okay, grassy and floral. I donít think Iíd revisit this one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
JorisPPattyn (8913) - Ursel, BELGIUM - AUG 22, 2006
Very pale gold, heavily carbonated to slowly collapsing, dense white head. Grain and a bit of seawater. Weird nose. Dry (pale) malty taste, with a slight sourish edge; no doubt this is just the CO≤ coming through. Slightly fizzy, quite slick all the same for a pils. Aftertaste is slightly sweetish, even a bit maize-like. Not a bad pils. The brewery is very sympatico, maybe it reflects on the beer somehow?

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