Butte Creek Organic Pilsner

Brewed by Butte Creek Brewing Company
Ukiah, California USA
4.5% Pilsener | 144 Ratings | 26 IBU |
Butte Creek Organic Pilsner is light, crisp, refreshing, and delicious, just like a pilsner should be. This pilsner was recognized as a Gold Medal Winner at the Great American Beer Festival. Brewed with organic Pale and Carapils malts, and Wakatu and Organic Sterling hops - we use only the finest ingredients to make this easy drinking beer. To ensure that our Organic Pilsner is "Pilsner Perfect," we use a lager yeast to fashion that smooth, dry finish so characteristic of the pilsner style. This satisfying Americanization of an old German style beer can be enjoyed both liberally and frequently! 4.5% ABV, OG 11.5, IBU 26.

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam.

Malt
caramel bread hay cereal chocolate coffee nuts toast roasty

Hops
resin floral grass spruce citrus herbs

Yeast/Bacteria
dough barnyard cheese basement aromas leather earthy leaves

Other
alcohol banana bubblegum butterscotch clove cooked vegetables cough drop ginger licorice raisin rotten eggs soy sauce skunky smoke vanilla woody
Appearance is how a beer appeals to the eye and includes notes on color, the liquid's visual texture and the head -- the beer's foam top.

Color
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Liquid
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Head
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Taste is what can be appreciated with the tongue. It's easy to mistake aromas for tastes -- the tongue only senses sweet, bitter, sour, salt and umami.

Sweet
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Bitter
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Sour
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Other
salty umami
The palate includes touch sensations on the lips, tongue, gums and roof of the mouth.

Body
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Texture
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Carbonation
fizzy lively average soft flat

Finish
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