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

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RATINGS: 274   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.57   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rune (7951) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 16, 2007
300ml vom Fass at Taverna O’ Christos in Wien. Crystal clear, straw body. Shy cover of white, lacing foam. Discreet aromatic nuances of hops and malts. Same goes for the flavour - it’s dry hopped with grapefruit hints and malts beneath. Good lager (04.12.2007).

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Quack-Duck (7793) - Down South, GERMANY - JUN 4, 2008
bottle. Clear golden yellow, medium-size head. Bitter-sweet with resiny hops, solid malty background. Hints of wet cardboard. Not brilliant, but quite allright.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
kevnic2008 (7773) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUN 6, 2012
Nothing special about it, but nice to drink, at least it was refreshing on a hot night. Test of 24.07.2005.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gnoff (7750) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 30, 2006
Bottle ar restaurant "Tyrolen" at amusementpark "Liseberg" in Gothenburg, Sweden.
The bottle said "Zipfer Glas Heller Freude Original Import".
Light yellow color, big white fuzzy head. Very little scent, malty. Very low bitterness. A bit fruity mixed with malty taste.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (7515) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUL 6, 2004
Subtle hops/grain aroma. Dark yellow color and nice white head. Watery, grainy flavor with a slight bitter finish but grew on me as I drank more. Not bad but don’t look too hard for it.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (7202) - Illinois, USA - FEB 21, 2011
Comes in a unique twist off bottle, very nice. It is really fresh, it just became available in the USA I believe. Pours into my Veltins glass with a deep yellow/gold, a nice white head rises far above the rim and produces some nice lacing. The smell is grainy, with medicinal hops, but mostly malt in the scent. Taste is a nice crisp light lager flavor, with a good maltiness but with subtle bitter hops in the finish. The mouthfeel is a bit fuller than most Euro Pale Lagers. Overall its a decent Euro lager that is cheap and would be good for a party beer, impress someone with the fancy bottle. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 12-27-2009 20:10:28

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7121) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Bottled. Poured clear, straw golden with a short-lived white head. The aroma picked up honey and toasted grains, with light earth and lemony accents. The flavor found pale malts and honey at the core with prickly carbonation and lemon zest around.. finished dry and refreshing. Light-bodied and crisp on the palate.. nice flow to it.. good for the style.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerhunter111 (7089) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 11, 2014
Goldgelbes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht malzig, getreidig, muffig. Geschmack leicht malzig, getreidig, leicht würzig.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rosenbergh (6661) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 26, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 22, 2009 330 ml bottle. From Germany. Name was Zipfer Original Import. Tastes like a basic pale lager beer. A bit above the average. Quite boring. Well, quite smooth though.

500 ml can. From Wals-Siezenheim, Austria. Clear pale golden colour with small white head. Sweetish aroma with weak maltiness and hoppiness. Flavour is sweet and hoppy. Not too interesting.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Hansen (6563) - Assentoft, DENMARK - FEB 8, 2007
Light yellow and clear, starts with a white head, not lasting. Kind of unpleasent, sweet aroma. Flavor is a bit better, perhaps some bitterness from hops, metallic. Flavor is ok, the rest not.


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