Braudog (6255) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - JUL 3, 2006
3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled in Berkley CA! Poured a standard German-style pils ... bright golden with a respectably foamy white head. I could smell the corn starch 2 feet away, but this drinks exceptionally smooth and light, with a light crisp hoppy finish.
SDBEERMAN (4) - Arizona, USA - JUN 18, 2006 does not count
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Beer on tap is fantastic - I also agree that this is better beer on tap - but what beer really isnít?
Sampled today at Portlandís Restaurant in Phoenix - unbelievably good! Served in tall thin logo glass, beer was sharp in presentation with nice lace through my drink. Tight bubble head and crystal clear golden pilsner was terrific. Hop on draft is subtle but crisp on the finish with a smooth malt taste.
Must now try on in the bottle to see what all the hub-bub is about.
Ughsmash (7507) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 14, 2006
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at The Nomad. Poureed a clear straw yellow with a well-retained cap of white head. Nose was crisp and clean with sweet pils malts, a touch of cereal, and grassy, herbal, and floral hoppage. Flavor found just about the same stuff.. add a touch of honey sweetness. Malts were smooth across the middle, bitterness was well-placed, and the finish was crisp and refreshing. I enjoyed it... sounds like this one holds up much better on draught.
jcwattsrugger (12122) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 11, 2006
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
12oz bottle-pours a white head with pale yellow color. Aroma is funky, grassy, grain. Taste follows with back up hops.
DrBayern (1139) - Morehead City, North Carolina, USA - JUN 4, 2006
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Smallish white head over a crystal clear pale yellow pour, giving off floral aromas supported by some grass and citrus. LIght and clean on the palate with alively carbonation. Flavor is dominated by citrus and floral hops with very little malt character. Finishes with a light metallic bitterness.
eaglefan538 (3020) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - JUN 2, 2006
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Just another average ordinary pilsner (mine too, brewed in CA). Only sampled (thankfully didnít have to buy a bottle for this one) a few ounces at the local liquor store, so the appearance was yellow (not sure what the head woudl have looked like). Flavor was grassy, grassy, and grassy. Iím not a fan of all the grass in these pilsners.
entertheiceman (242) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 4, 2006
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Wow, this is extremely pale, I donít know if Iíve ever seen a more pitiful pour. Nice grassy aroma, though. Thin in the mouth with an unappealing bitter taste.
vanvenlo (1708) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - MAY 1, 2006
2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
21 Mar 2006 - Light sweet and hop aroma. Clear yellow colour, low head and suds lacing. Perfume floral hop flavour. Thin hoppy finish.
frankenkitty (2006) - Oak Lawn, Illinois, USA - APR 20, 2006
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
A tremendous white head fills my footed pilsner glass and settles slow and rocky to form a scummy film over a pale yellow body frought with effervescence. Green-bottle skunkiness makes a bad first impression. Additional grasses and oregano chime in later with light, sweet floral notes. A thickness of body surprises me given its color, maintaining a solid presence before finishing crisp. Flavor finds bitter hopping atop light malt sweetness, finishing bitter but lingering sour. I bought Trumer after a friend of mine at work showed me a wire story about this beer winning gold at the í06 World Beer Cup. I agree that it is a very good pils which is undoubtedly much better on draught.
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GreyShadow (18) - AUSTRALIA - APR 9, 2006
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Clear light straw yellow colour. Head didnít last long. Nice start, a bit bitter by the end.