Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Pilsener
Freising, Germany


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RATINGS: 403   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Slightly bitter, mild, with a fragrance of hops - our pilsner is a cut above the ordinary. A beer with character.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JaKeAFC (847) - ITALY - SEP 23, 2015
33cl bottle from the brewery outlet. Clear yellow color, thick creamy bright white head, good lacing. Quiet smell. Aroma is malty, grainy, biscuit with light hoppiness, very lagery. Flattish taste, bit sweet body, light bitterness in the finish, can feel alcohol already. Slick texture, soft carbonation, light body, decent finish. Solid lager but not really pungent or hoppy as usually german pilseners are, but its good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alphadelic (2083) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 20, 2015
Big pepper notes all the way through. Younger tingling and fresh. I like it a lot. Flavorsome and moreish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JBPortland (1451) - Portland, Maine, USA - SEP 18, 2015
500ml bottle pours clear yellow golden orange with a finger of head. Nose is round spicy corn, wet grain, straw, apple, orange. Taste is similar, crisp, light and balanced, earthy orange, grain spice and corn. Finishes low bitterness, doughy biscuit, light grassy grain, corn, straw, cracker. Great pils.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
strap (709) - Sindelfingen, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - SEP 13, 2015
A solid pils. Nothing objectionable about this one. Cold, crisp, good hop bitterness. A well done brew. Good stuff ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lowenbrau (2969) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 9, 2015
Keg @Deutschland, Oviedo. 10-09-2015.
In short: nice pilsner.
Pours clean golden with nice white head. Moderate head reetntion, poor lacing. Grassy, malty nose. Light body, average carbonation, crispy texture. Taste is smooth, malty,little hop punch, grassy. Sweet aftertaste. Nice pilsner.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
StevieT (1385) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 8, 2015
UPDATED: SEP 18, 2015 From a bottle. A great example of style, great malt flavour comes through, the mild spicey hop finish. Good stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Russo (1996) - Hemhofen, GERMANY - SEP 6, 2015
Pale golden color with a nice and frothy whitehead. Aroma is malty, yeasty and slightly hoppy. Flavor is like aroma with some bitter notes. Low to medium carbonation and a light body with a dry bitter finish. Refreshing beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (19935) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 29, 2015
Draft. Crystal clear golden color, fluffy white head. Aroma of peppery and lightly grassy cereal. Taste is peppery straw, crisp finish. Decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jamaty (1750) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUL 11, 2015
Dorada clara, limpia y de fina burbuja. Un dedo de espuma, duradera. Aroma escaso, cereal. En boca sabor cereal característico, tono dulce y algo metálico. Final algo más seco y ligeramente amargo. Bebible. Pilsen del montón. Las de trigo de la casa son mucho mucho mejores.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bavarian81 (136) - Massachusetts, USA - JUL 6, 2015
Very German. Very Pilsnery. Very okay. I’ve reviewed so many pilsners. So many of them are so much the same. There are a few that really stand out. This is not one of them. It might be time to move on from this style.

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