Brewed by Zipfer (Brau Union)
Style: Pale Lager
Zipf, Austria


on tap

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RATINGS: 318   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Die Spitzensorte der Brauerei Zipf glänzt in hellem Goldgelb und ist schlank im Geschmack. Mit seiner Balance aus feiner Fruchtigkeit, mit seinen feinherben Hopfennoten und dezenten Malztönen ist Zipfer Urtyp der Inbegriff eines heimischen Premium-Biers. 12.2°

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Alengrin (4077) - BELGIUM - SEP 14, 2014
Popular Austrian lager, with a thick, snow white, creamy head and pure light golden blonde colour, clear with calm sparkling. Neutral but genuinely pale malty aroma, some vague sweetishness, hint of iron and weak floral hops. Slick, even somewhat oily mouthfeel, straightforward and somewhat thin, soft carbonation, a bit watery, vague and brief floral hoppiness in the end. Simplistic but clean and pure.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
HerrBierkoenig (1008) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 9, 2014
From 0,5l bottle, BBD: 12.2014 Pours clear pale yellow liquid, big frothy white head, fell down quickly, Aroma: malty, bit grainy, nothing more, Taste: light sweet, medium bitter, light sour, awful, astringent, grainy, acid, not drinkable at all. Palate: light body, astringent texture, average to lively carbonation, short astringent finish. Overall: poured off this one...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
djoeye (3076) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 5, 2014
Fluffy österreichischhhhhh white head, clear straw golden body, a couple of lacings. Dusty industrial aroma with grass and berry’ish malts. Tastes grass, grains, fermented apple, musty malts. Normal on palate. Finishes lighter than start, more on the bread side, some disturbing alcoholic notes, but also a few hops. Drinkable. [50cl can 5.4%abv BB01.2015]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
lukin (553) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2014
Draught. Pale yellow gold with fizzy head. Grains and grass, slightly sour and acidic. Inoffensive but boring.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
YantarCoast (762) - Moscow, RUSSIA - AUG 9, 2014
500ml can labelled as 'Zipfer Original'. Grassy, grainy aroma. I think this is the first Austrian beer I have ever tasted, seems pretty anonymous to me, although it isn't a bad beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
waiake (605) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JUL 31, 2014
500ml can pours gold with a brief head, mild citrus aroma, the taste is fruit, hops & faintly watery but still enjoyable, finish is bitter & refreshing. a light easy to drink lager

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Saeglopur (1577) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - JUL 3, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 4, 2014 Draught. Clear, yellow to gold body, with a medium, creamy, white head. Aroma of grains, flowers, herbs. Taste is dry, bitter, with herbs, grains and sweet malt. Mouthfeel is medium to light, with a moderate carbonation and it finishes bitter, dry and slightly metallic. Typical, boring Lager, but there are even worse. At least not as sweet and thin as many others, but still far from tasty.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Finn (6011) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUL 2, 2014
Boks 500ml. Gave fra Rune. Veldig lys gylden. Ser ut som eplesaft med litt bobler. Litt skum som raskt flater nesten helt ut. Syltynn aroma av gress. Smaken er veldig vassen. Litt malt & mais. Antydning til bitterhet etter hvert. Vasken fikk mest.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Sebilinz (1535) - Linz, AUSTRIA - JUL 1, 2014
Draught. Pale golden body with white head. Slight Aroma of malt. Tawste is some cardboard with sweetness. aftertqaste is medium bitter. Boring lage.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mauritsio (682) - FINLAND - JUN 30, 2014
0,5 can from Alkopörs? , Tallinn. Pale with small head. Malty and floral hops aroma. Some bitterness and mild sweetness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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