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RATINGS: 2327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Bottle: Filtered.
Ingredients: 2 row German pale malt; Czech Saaz, German Northern Brewer hops.
Heaps o’ hops are hiding under the full, frothy head of this elegant Pils. All German malt subtleties linger beneath a long dry finish of this classy quencher. One of Michael Jackson’s 500 Classic Brews


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
winterlager (101) - Orchard Park, New York, USA - JUN 2, 2003
This is a very good pilsner...clean and crisp. Nice golden color with lots and lots of hops!! Yet again another wonderfully crafted beer from Victory! Keep the Victory beers coming!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
djredpop (101) - Downriver, Michigan, USA - JUN 22, 2010
Aroma: Grass-pine hops (brown glass stops the skunk again!). Brilliant straw-yellow with little or no head. Almost no lacing either. Classic pils hops bitterness up front with just the slightest hint of malt sweetness underneath. Sweetness becomes more pronounced as it warms. Mouthfeel is flat due to low carbonation, but has enough malt foundation to be satisfying. Dry and bitter finish. Appearance is the only loser here. Otherwise, everything a pilsener should be: Sharp, clean and refreshing. Definitely would drink again.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rgfellow (100) - - MAR 16, 2013
Bottle at home. Pours a classic yellow with lively head. Bready aroma with assertive earthy hop flavors. Dry finish. Extra points for a well-brewed beer.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
popdoggy (100) - USA - MAY 17, 2008
Man, this smells nice and refreshing. bready , pilsner malt smell. subtle hint of flowery hops. straw/gold. bubbly, small head. bready taste up front, balanced with some bitter hops at the end. a little stickier than i would like a pils. not a wow beer, but definately a great pilsner.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
chrisafari (100) - Orange, California, USA - OCT 11, 2008
On Tap at the Father’s Office, Culver City. Aroma: fresh cut grass and fresh earthy hops. Pours clear golden with small white head, good head retention for a pils. Flavor: begins mellow and untraceable then becomes nicely spicy and hoppy. Finishes with a surprising roasted malt character in the throat. medium-light to light body. Very drinkable! I’ll admit it, I’m biased to Ales. But, this Pilsener is a revelation! A very enjoyable and hoppy Lager!! Nice for the warmer spring and summer months.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
flyingshoes (100) - USA - MAY 30, 2009
12 oz bottle. I’m not a pilsner fan but I thought this one may be able to convert me. It didn’t. Poured a light yellow with a strong white head -- not far from a cheap American macro in appearance. Taste was slightly better than the average pilsner, but not much. Grassy taste, but not a whole lot going on here. Not my thing.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
szkot (100) - Minnesota, USA - JUN 28, 2005
Pours light gold with not much head. Aroma is light and crisp. Flavor reminds me of apple. An excellent summer beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheCEO (100) - USA - JUL 5, 2007
My original rating was deleted for some strange reason...I saaaiiid....this is probably as good as a Pilsner can get...

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
T3llLAllDE (100) - USA - JUL 12, 2007
outstanding beer. it says what it is , its a primo pilsener pretty much the best pilsener that you can get in my opinion. nice body with tastes of malt, grass, grain , hops and honey. good stuff

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mhot55 (99) - USA - JUL 29, 2007
"Crisp, clean, carbonated. all good qualities in a pilsner. Grassy, hoppy, dry, slightly bitter. other good qualities. This lacks that overwhelming skunky taste in most pilsners, but there is definitely something funky going on, just in the backround. This is a great starter pilsner. I actually prefer this to classics like pilsner urquell. **UPDATE** the more i drink this, the more i like


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