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Brewed by Würzburger Hofbräu (Schörghuber)
Style: Pilsener
Würzburg, Germany

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RATINGS: 208   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Würzburger Hofbräu Premium Pilsner has been the undisputed market leader in its core area of Lower Franconia for decades. It is brewed from the very best raw materials; it is elegant and delicately bitter in taste. In terms of sales focus, this beer comes top of our list. The classic visual appearance of the product is a defining element of our overall brand, Würzburger Hofbräu, and therewith of our company's whole image.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Shaney (2428) - Köln / Cologne, GERMANY - JUL 29, 2013
Hellgelbes Pils mit schlankem Malzkörper, angenehmer Würze und grasig-hopfigem Abgang. Guter Standard eines klassischen dt. Pilseners.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
fishonmyplane (453) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Just enough hops to add bitterness & some interesting spice notes in the finish. Grassy, and a little grainy. Malts are smooth & in the background. The definition of a session beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bartlebier (1799) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - JUL 26, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2013 Draught@Gasthaus Roter Ochse, Seßlach Jul2013. Decent enough pale thirst-quencher, bot not much of a match against (or after) the 2nd Hausbier on tap, Seßlacher Kommunbrauhaus’ Hausbräu. Still feels artisanal with some character, but more of a gentle sessioning Helles than a Pilsner, even by Bavarian standards.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
canary dog (658) - Rutland, Vermont, USA - JUL 20, 2013
Rich and lingering Noble hops accentuate this pils. Middle notes are a touch sweet, although it still pulls off the crisp finish of a Bavarian pilsner. Full mouthfeel. An excellent Bavarian pilsner.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Embrouille (2829) - SWITZERLAND - JUL 8, 2013
Bottled 50cl. Courtesy of kevnic2008. Pale malts and spicy hops throughout. Grainy. Clearly above average.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MadRobin (1989) - Silver Spring, USA - JUN 30, 2013
On tap at the Hotel Meisnerhof in Erlabrunn, Germany. Clear, effervescent, bright golden yellow with a 3-finger white head and excellent lacing. Aroma of grain, pilsener malt, yeast and grass. Taste of grain and pilsener malt. Medium body and medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Berard (307) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 24, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 9, 2013 Draft. This is a great German lager and one of my all time favorites. Pours light yellow with thin white head. Great flavor for a lager. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Patrickctenchi (3800) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - MAY 14, 2013
Pours slightly hazed medium gold with a soapy white head. Scent is sweet grain, malt, bread, a little citrus. Taste is peppery bread, slightly herbal bitter. Very crisp and tingly....tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maslupulos (39) - North Carolina, USA - APR 8, 2013
Beautiful clear, golden pour with ample creamy head. Subtle aroma of bread, grain and a bit of herbal hoppiness. Smells just like good German beer should. Drinks clean, crisp, and refreshing. Begins moderately sweet with lightly toasted malts and finishes crisp and slightly bitter with a nice herbal hop. A Little hit of spiciness and lemon zest. Great pilsner and makes me want to go back to Germany. I wish well-made lagers would get rated higher on this site.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
KeefOz (939) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - APR 6, 2013
Draught at Schonborn Cafe Bar, Wurtzburg, Germany. Poured a clear golden colour with a one-finger white foamy head that retained well and laced well. High carbonation with small bubble trails. Aroma of malt and slight hops. Taste malty followed by slight hops bitterness. Light body. Short smooth hops finish.


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