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RATINGS: 226   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Take a break from the Sturm und Drang of modern life, with this elegant, refreshing pilsner. Our brewers created Vunderbar! with both feet grounded in tradition, focusing on authentic German pilsner malt and spicy Czech Saaz hops. The result just might get you to shimmy into your favorite lederhosen, bust into a quick schuhplattler and loudly proclaim, “Das ist Vunderbar!” Formerly known as Shortbatch #11

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SuIIy (1983) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - OCT 14, 2012
Draft at Citizen Public House. Pours a hazy straw color with a small white head. Nose is grass and straw with a light yeast note. Palate is crisp and clean. Flavors of light lemon, grass, straw. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.8
fonefan (49343) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 24, 2017

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ As Smuttynose Vunderbar! ].
Clear medium orange yellow colour with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, sweet malt, light to moderate hoppy, grass, light fruity hops. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average to long duration, pale malt, grass. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20170511]
5-3-6-3-11

3.8
PhillyCraft (7228) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 19, 2017
Can shared with Jon, clear yellow golden with small white head. Notes of crisp pils malt, lager, wood, toast and grain. Refreshing and bitter at the same time from the saaz . Very nice pils.

3.9
canary dog (774) - Rutland, Vermont, USA - JUN 29, 2017
Wow, this stuff is really good. Solid and authentic Pils rendering through what appears to be German malts and hops. The hops definitely taste Noble. A very fluffy beer with a fine fluffy head. Rich and smooth at the same time.....like any great German Pils or Hefe. No hints of DMS...another huge plus. This beer is closest to von Trapp Bohemian Pils than any other American Pils I’ve had. Very well done.

3.8
balloonbuffoon (320) - - JUN 8, 2017
12floz bottle (BBD: 08.23.2017, $1.50), I’m not sure if the same beer as there isn’t an exclamation point in the beer’s name on this bottle (just kidding, I’m sure it is). This pilsner is in the German vein; straw in color and minimal foam, soil and grain aroma that provides a similar earthy, medium-light bodied palate. Tasty pils.

3.1
trapped (3150) - New York, TURKEY - MAY 31, 2017
Bottle. Pours slightly cloudy pale yellow with foamy white head, sweet malt aroma, medium carbonation, slightly sweet crisp malty taste, thin body, abrupt finish with malt aftertaste. A nice Pilsner.

2.8
chrisv10 (17435) - DENMARK - MAY 15, 2017
Bottle, 4.9%. Slightly hazy yellow with small white head. Aroma is malt, hop, grainy grass and a little cardboard. Flavour is malt, hop, grainy, grass, medium sweet, little hay and a little bitter.

2.8
cgarvieuk (24499) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2017
Bottle at mikkeller and friend 2017.. Zezty lime.. Long dry lime fruit nose.. Hay lime fruit.. Soft hay fruits

2.9
Camons (12450) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2017
Bottle @ Tog Tasting. Pours yellow with a small white head. Aroma of malt, light toasted, light grassy hops. Flavor is light bitter, malt, grass, light flowers. Medium body, average to lively carbonation, light bitter finish. 110517

3.1
Rasmus40 (20649) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2017
Bottle from Craft Beer Store, Hamburg, on train to MBCC. Clear yellow with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, hay and light hoppy - grass. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 110517

2.9
tia (2226) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - APR 30, 2017
Not bad, but I usually like pilseners slightly more crisp than this. Has the honey and a little hint of the hops in the nose, but more of the grain comes through in the flavor.


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