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Brewed by Wernesgrüner Brauerei (Bitburger)
Style: Pilsener
Steinberg-Wernesgrün, Germany

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 498   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Wernesgruener comes from one of the oldest breweries in the world and also to the group of breweries with the longest experience of brewing Pilsner. Wernesgruener is the Pils legend. Wernesgruener is anywhere: in Germany, in Europe and even in America, Asia and Africa.


2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DBob5150 (193) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - NOV 15, 2013
11.2 oz. bottle from ALDI. I was more impressed with head on this, than the body. I t poured a very pale greenish-yellow with a thick frothy white head. Excellent lacing. Aroma is faint grass and dough. Taste is hay, slightly astringent, yet crisp. Not bad for the price ($1/bottle), not sure if I’d buy again or not.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
dlihcsnatas (280) - Texas, USA - NOV 5, 2013
Light yellow lager with not much aroma or taste. This is just an average brew with about the only note worthy thing to it is that it has a slight hay flavor. Not saying that is a bad thing but it is the only real flavor to this one. Overall typical for the style.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mathieuc (1189) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 1, 2013
Pours a dull yellow with a thick white head that leaves good lacing. Aroma of light noble hops and earthy. Taste is dry and lightly bitter. Some grainy notes. Herbal finish. Body is light, mouthfeel oily. Bah.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
daje (2049) - NORWAY - OCT 7, 2013
Bottle. Clear golden body, big white head. Aroma is floral with bread, refreshingly hoppy. Nice dry and crisp malty taste, though a bit short. Nicely balanced bitterness, but an almost non-existant aftertaste does some damage.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hellonearth (38) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 6, 2013
Je parle ici des canettes de 500mL sous-titrées ’Pils Legende’ disponibles au Québec. Une bière claire qui goûte les céréales, l’herbe, le houblon. Une amertume un peu ferreuse mais qui ne reste pas assez longtemps pour devenir désagréable. Un goût net, défini, tranchant. Très plaisante à mon palais, le fameux 4-pack est souvent dans mon frigo.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cazort (514) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 24, 2013
Bought an an ALDI in Vermont; very cheap, just over $1 a bottle, and I was very pleased. Classic German Pilsner character...very light, hoppy, and bitter. Crisp mouthfeel and flavor. Moderate bitterness...very refreshing. Significant metallic taste, but this didn’t detract from my enjoyment of the brew. I would definitely buy again. Not the best Pilsner (it’s brewed by the same brewery as Bitburger but I think I pretty clearly prefer Bitburger, among other Pilsners), but at this price I really can’t complain.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Kamil_ (351) - POLAND - SEP 22, 2013
Clear, gold color. Short lasting, white head. Aroma of malt and hop, but not very intensive. Light bitterness, light body. Fizzy carbonation.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
northropfrye (2167) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 4, 2013
Very clear, slightly yellow body with foamy white head. Initially smells like Corn Pops cereal then just slightly metallic grains. Taste is faintly bitter, grainy, watery finish. Acceptable but nothing interesting.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tnkw01 (1058) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Bottle. Golden in color. Really nice head. Just average in both taste and aroma. Taste is what one would think a German Pilsner would taste like.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
vinivini (325) - BELARUS - AUG 9, 2013
A rather good example of Pilsner. Malt: hay. Hops: grass to herbs. Taste: medium bitter, light sour.


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