Brewed by Trumer Privatbrauerei Josef Sigl
Style: Pilsener
Salzburg-Obertrum, Austria


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RATINGS: 546   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Trumer Pils is an exquisite pilsner brewed with dedication to craftmanship that is signature of its proven heritage. Trumer Pils’ aromatic nose, vigorous carbonation, and dry finish will satisfy the most demanding palate. Einfach Leben! Simply Live! Note: Trumer has a brewery in Berkeley, CA that produces this beer for the US market.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - OCT 23, 2005
UPDATED: JUL 14, 2006 GABF 05. Pours a pale yellow with an aroma of, uh... uh... nothing. Typical skunky lager, but it does have a coating palate. RE-RATE. Bottle at Around The Corner, Chicago, IL. Pours lively and carbonated, with a nice head and clinging lace. Silky, deep gold color. Flavor is grassy hops with a zesty skunk finish. Palate flows. Great pilsner. Very refreshing and drinkable. How did I miss that the first time around???

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
heemer77 (5187) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - OCT 17, 2005
UPDATED: JAN 28, 2006 From a bottle. Pale yellow body with plenty of carbonation. The aroma is light with some grass and carrots. There is aso a suggestion of earthy hay. The taste has grass and potatoes. Earthy with a finish like wheat flour. A decent pils. I was expecting a little more from this one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bu11zeye (12314) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 11, 2005
(Draught) Pours a pale yellow body with a medium-sized white head. Aroma of wheat and grass. Flavor of metallic, grass, cream, wheat, and lemon.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gusler (2653) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - OCT 9, 2005
Draught at Papago

First time in a month or so, that I have been out and about, went to the annual "Papago Octoberfest" celebration, a "Frigging great time". Drank several of my old favorites, and a few newbie’s, like Trumer Pils. The beer sets in the Trumer pils glass a sparkling gold with a magnificent crown of white, and as it slowly fades, a fine velum like coating of lace clings to the glass. Nose is fresh and crisp, sweet malt dominates, mouth watering describes this nose, start is somewhat sweet, nicely malted and the top light and pleasing to the palate. Finish has a brisk acidity, the hops perfect in their spiciness, quite dry aftertaste and a darn fine brew on a 95 plus Arizona October day, must say that I have gained a completely new respect for Lagers and Pils lately.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (13600) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 7, 2005
Light slight haze. Straw colour. Reasonably light body. Crisp, grassy hoppiness. Very fresh-tasting. Moderate bitterness. Dry finish. Well-crafted German-style pils.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Ratman197 (11384) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2005
Bottle poured a clear very pal yellow with a small short lived white head. Aroma was grainy and vegtal. Palate was crisp. Flavor was sweet grain with some herbal hop character and a clean finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thehipone (197) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 29, 2005
Tasted out of a slimline Trumer Pils glass. A nice crisp, refreshing pilsner. A bit fizzy out of the bottle but the body isnt terribly lively once in the glass. Light caramelly sweetness initially followed by herbal-spicy European hops. Only moderately bitter finish. Simple but elegant.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbuff (9) - Charleston, South Carolina, USA - SEP 26, 2005 does not count
A tasty pilsner. The draft is almost indistinguishable from Stella Artois in taste. I have to assume it is fresher because of being brewed in California. A big improvement over what the big 3 is putting out.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrnkMcDermott (2914) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - SEP 18, 2005
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2006 12 oz. Bottle, Apr 16, 2006 This is quite clearly labeled as being produced at the Berkeley brewery. Sold at Wild Oats in a six pack with a cylindrical pilsner/alt glass attached. Pours pale straw with a rocky, lacy head on top. Big German hop smell at opening stays with the pour. Lazy stream of bubbles rises through the glass. A nice German malt, with a very, very slight tart note. Kind of a grassy straw taste, finished of by straightforward noble hops bitterness. A solid interpretation of the style, and who’d a thought a place in Berkeley would have the discipline to make a pils to precise German engineering standards.<hr>Draft, Sept 18, 2005. Sampled in a solid plastic mug, so I couldn’t get a handle on its color. Have to presume it’s okay. Taste, though, is light and "crisp," like American pale macros claim, but this one really is. But beyond that, not much stands out in the way of hops, just the standard German bitterness against pale malts. Finished nice and dry. Again, an imported pilsner that’s probably much better closer to home.
Additional note, Aug 10, 2006. Finishing the sixer, I found that last bottle started to show more nice German hop bitterness. Crisper and cleaner. I think that’s worth bumpint the rating up a notch.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FlacoAlto (3900) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - SEP 14, 2005
UPDATED: SEP 26, 2005 This is from the US brewery in Berkley Pours a brilliantly clear straw-gold color with a pale off white head that is held up by a moderate, persistent carbonation. The aroma is clean and spicy with a light herbal note that is all quite appetizing. The beer is smooth and clean as it first hits my mouth. It is fairly dry with a light toasted malt note, though the hops definitely are the major flavor contributor. The beer is quite floral and spicy. This is definitely a nice example of a dry German Pils, though it has a bit more fresh hop flavor than usual, which is just fine in my book. This is light, easy drinking, and full of bright refreshing hop flavors.

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