Brewed by Bridge Road Brewers
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Beechworth, Australia


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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A unique Australian Pilsner, brewed in Beechworth from Chestnuts grown locally in the Beechworth and Stanley hills. The Chestnut Pilsner also uses Galaxy hops from the Rostrevor Hop Garden in the nearby Ovens Valley. As with any of the worlds best pilsner the most important ingredients is time, and we have allowed this beer plenty of it, with each batch aged for around 3 months before release. Bridge Road Brewers have created a gem of a beer through experimenting with local produce, a truly local brew!
This unique lager is very pale and presents a crisp ’pilsner’ like profile combined with a distinct nutty character owing to the use of Chestnuts in the mash. The crisp clean profile of this beer lends itself to the summer months and can be paired with seafood or lighter dishes.
Formally labelled Bridge Road Beechworth Chestnut Lager

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fonefan (49999) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2012

Bottle 330ml. @ home.

Light unclear medium yellow colour with a average, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, moderate hoppy, grass, citrus, fruity tart notes, light to moderate yeasty. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, grassy, citrus, fruity, salty - sea water notes, fruity tart notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120926]

yespr (46530) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and light yeasty. Bitter, grassy and light nutty. Wooden and malty. Bitter and crisp hoppy. Toasted malty and light caramelish.

Ungstrup (38141) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottled. A hazy yellow beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of lemons, and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, eggs, and straw, leading to a bitter finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

joergen (28753) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Hazy yellow coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of spices and citrus with notes of caramel. Fruity flavour of citrus and spices. Fruity finish.

anders37 (26824) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 22, 2012
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow color white head. Has a fruity malty grainy aroma. Fruity malty grainy Spicy flavor. Has a fruity malty grainy Spicy finish.

madmitch76 (25101) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2013
22nd November 2012
Hazy pale gold beer, little white head. Crispy palate, carbonated bite. Minerals, semi dry. Semi sweet pale malt. Super light citric hops. Forensic trace of chesnut, hardly there. Dry finish. Not bad but the chesnut and galaxy hops are hardly worth a mention,

Papsoe (25060) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a hazy yellow with a white head. Somewhat herbal aroma. Medium body, carbonation is a little much. Some chestnut accents although not as distinct as in French chestnut varities. No bitterness whatsoever. 100912

saxo (18960) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 29, 2012
Bottle from Ølbutikken. Medium head with medium duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are grass, malt, hops and herbs.

mcberko (18429) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 21, 2016
On tap at Bridge Road, pours a cloudy blonde with a small white head. Aroma brings out toasted malt and a touch of grassiness. Flavour is crisp, with maybe some of the toasted chestnuts upfront. Dry biscuity finish. Not the most interesting but it’s clean.

Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2012
Bottle at Ølbutikken. Clear yellow - white head. Light malty. White bread. Nice crispy. Hay. Ok hoppy. Grassy. Light light bitter finish. Ok crispy and clean.

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