Brewed by Bavaria Brouwerij (Netherlands)
Style: Pilsener
Lieshout, Netherlands


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This premium pilsener is brewed with pure mineral water, a blend of the best barley malts and specially selected Cascade hops from the American Yakima Valley. Swinckels' Volmaakt is unpasteurized and freshly cooled at the brewery. This is why nothing of it's fresh flavor is lost. Swinckels' Volmaakt is available at the Brouwerij Cafe in Lieshout. For more info http://www.swinckels.com/.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dutchbeerpages (1668) - Wilnis, NETHERLANDS - JAN 13, 2011
They make it seem like itís a high class specialty brewer while itís nothing but a Bavaria Beer. Itís not too bad though, citrussy lager, fresh and refreshing. Nice to drink with Asian or Mexican food.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bierkoning (10649) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - NOV 21, 2010
Tap @ vd Valk Middelburg. Pale blonde. Soft malty floral aroma. Malty sweetish flavor with a subdued hopbitterness. Not ithout quality, but low on flavor and a bit boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SSSteve (3862) - - AUG 28, 2010
gotta say this the strangest bottle shape i have seen yet. contains a clear gold liquid that pours with a medium sized, fluffy white head. aroma is fresh with a baking soda hint and some limey hop scents. high carbonation and a very light body. this beer tastes quite fresh to me. a lime bitterness cuts the malt. super dry finish. nice surprise.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (36362) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2010

Bottle 330ml. clear glass.

Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, straw, moderate hoppy, grass, old hop flowers, hop oil. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100613]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
oh6gdx (21061) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 13, 2010
Bottled. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is bready malts, mild fruity notes as well as some herbs. Flavour is quite much the same. Malty and spicy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Quinten (1049) - zaandam, NETHERLANDS - FEB 15, 2010
At vonk slijterij Zaandam, nice 330 ml bottle, dark golden, medium lasting head, nice full grainy one like an amstel 1870 (E 0.50ct) this one cost me 2,50

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ober (2812) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - NOV 18, 2009
A clear golden colored beer, with a thick foamy white head. The aroma of malts with fruits. The taste is also malty with fruits and it has some dry bitter in the back. The aftertaste is very dry, with bitterness and sweet. The bottle is special and extraordinary.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
goozen (3116) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2009
Tap Arendsnest, Amsterdam: Golden pilsner from Bavaria but too mine opnion to sweet.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Borresteijn (5001) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 24, 2009
On tap at Arendsnest. Clear deep golden colour, white head. Aroma of malts, grass, light fruity. Flavour is light sweet, malty, with a light sharp grainy bitter finish. Light to medium bodied. OK pils.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jbrus (4991) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - JAN 12, 2009
Bottle@HotelNootdorp. Quite malty aroma. Golden color, white head, good lace, very nice bottle and glass btw. Malty, bitter, sweet for a pilsener, nice body. Not bad for a Dutch lager.

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