Formerly brewed at Wanaka Beerworks
Style: Pilsener
Wanaka, New Zealand


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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Crisp, floral hop aroma with a rich malty sweetness that is beautifully balanced by its spicy hop bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
buzz_and_hum (153) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 20, 2011
Pours gold, with a quick disappearing head. A bit of butterscotch on the nose, sweet flowery notes, nothing too strong. Well balanced taste, a bit sweet, a bit bitter, and slightly sour. Feels rounded in the mouth. A nice example of the New Zealand Pilsener style, a good easy-drinking session lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
BarossaLuke (552) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 8, 2011
Very pale in colour, bland and watery with nothing good going on. A very unappealing beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
matthewsmith (13) - NEW ZEALAND - FEB 3, 2011
Bottle poured into a Pilsner glass. Pale straw and bright with a head that dissipated quickly. Not much on the nose but a little grain, butterscotch and a hint of fruity hops. Really well balanced and drinkable, light - medium body, tropical fruit hops are much more prominent in the mouth than the nose, still a hint of butterscotch in the background but I think it works well. Finishes dry and crisp. Wonderfully refreshing

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (4880) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 15, 2010
330ml bottle. Bright gold and carry’s a flat crisp white head. A fruity caramel aroma that is unusual but not unpleasant. Very silky and smooth on the palate with a butterscotch flavour. A good interpretation of the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hawthorne00 (3315) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - AUG 16, 2010
Bottle best before the end of this month. Pale gold with a fluffy white head. Clean and lovely aroma has hay, flowers and earth with some light berries. Light bodied but not watery. Taste has some citrus, light bready malts and crisp bitterness. Spicy finish. The malt side is pretty light, but this is really good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bluebetty (1021) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 10, 2010
Bottle. Pours a nice golden straw with a creamy white head. A little lacing. Aromas are quite floral and hoppy. A little drainy malt seems to be lurking also. Flavour wise a little grainy malt sweetness with a slightly bitter hop finish. Not to0 bad

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Davros (2611) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - AUG 1, 2010
Pours godl with a small head. Nose shows plenty of sweet bready malt but is slightly grainy. Very floral hops with some accompanying spicy notes. Interesting flavours, malt shows some nutty notes and the hops, while restrained, show good floral and spicy hints. Nice light body and moderately high carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gam (3909) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 21, 2010
Neat pour very pale straw gold coloured pilsener good head aroma lemon malt peppery hint some spice flavour a real good bitter sharp but smooth citrus hop touch of spice in there crisp pilsener malt say nutty like fruity and sharp bitter aftertaste good effort this pilsener

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Kyragillies (1) - USA - JAN 26, 2010 does not count
I love the smell colour and rich flavour of brewski, it is a very well crafted beer.its delicious!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mickmac (484) - Ngunnawal, AUSTRALIA - NOV 18, 2009
Bottle. Pours with a small white head over a clear light straw coloured body. Chardonnay like tropical fruit aromas and taste. Avery thin underlying bitterness, finishing with a touch of sweetness. The most wine like of any beer I’ve had. The flavours are subtle, but unique. Those New Zealand hops again!

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