RATINGS: 286   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Tuppers’ Hop Pocket Pils is made via a complex hopping schedule which includes dry hopping for weeks over whole-flower Saaz and Mt. Hood hops. Also used are Saaz, Mittelfruh, Spalt and Mt. Hood in the kettle. The beer is bottled and keg conditioned which provides very fine carbonation and a fine head.

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theacelatrain's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
theacelatrain (262) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 20, 2006
Bottle. Pours clear yellow with quickly dissipating white head. Aroma of grass, lemon, flour, hops and a note of peach. Flowery Saaz hop flavors with light malt, perfectly balanced. Bit of dryness in the finish, with a delicate but long-lasting linger.

snoworsummer (6285) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 22, 2014
From a July 2013 bottle. Pours opaque gold with a thick, bubbly white head and lots of lacing. Tastes like straw, cereal malt, light citrus, light creaminess. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like straw, floral, toast, cereal malt, biscuit.

kramer (6991) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 20, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy yellow gold body with a bit of sediment, large fluffy white head. The nose is lightly hoppy with a bit of bready malt and some light yeastiness. The flavor is lightly bitter with some decent Saaz notes and a soft bready and doughy malt base. Light bodied with soft fizzy carbonation and a shortish finish. Decent enough I guess, but not what I remembered from the past.

Beergeek23322 (2602) - Chester, Virginia, USA - NOV 10, 2013
7/3/2010. From bottle. Golden yellow with a white head. Hoppy aromas with malt, bread, light fruit. Good balance and bitterness.

SrSilliGose (3324) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - NOV 9, 2013
Bottle. Towering cratered white fluffy head. Bright lemongrass. Juicy wet herbal grassy bitterness. Nice juicyiness offered. Hint of grapefruit. Pleasant cracker and biscuit malt backdrop. Complex. Refreshing. Juicy. Clean. Fun.

vinylsound (3) - white stone, Virginia, USA - MAY 30, 2013 does not count
full body, thick feel, average carbonation, long finish, cereal, grass, earthy, medium bitterness,

altonbrownd (5897) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - APR 7, 2013
Bottle from Bethesda bottle shop. Murky copper body with thin head. Nose is sweet, buttery and hoppy. Taste is plenty of hoppy and sweet. Enjoyable pils with a bit of a punch. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

cheap (6205) - CHINA - OCT 16, 2012
Had a difficult time locating this on the website, mine was labeled Tupper’s hop pocket pils brewed by Old dominion. Mine says lager beer on it but I know I saw keller someplace on the label but can’t see it now! Nice clean aroma from a bottle dated 010407. Pour is full of sediment. Looks like a hefe. Has a little bit of a candy. Taste is a little sweet, has a almost candy sensation about it. Now I sense it in the smell too, that candy thing in there. Unique finish is not too bad but it could have a few more manners.

tastybeer (1853) - Indiana, USA - AUG 3, 2012
Bottle. Pours copper gold with a white head, good retention/some lace. Aroma of floral/grassy hops, biscuit, hay. Taste is spicy saaz and floral hops, buttered biscuit, lager yeast. Palate is creamy, soft, bitter finish. Very interesting.

Capa (3628) - DC, Washington DC, USA - JUL 16, 2012
Hazy gold with a large white head. Aroma is floral, grass and hay. Biscuity, floral, grass. Nicely crisp finish. Solid beer and quite the summer refresher.

ROGUE (2216) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - JUN 22, 2012
12oz bottle. Pours a clear straw color with a thick white head that leaves a slight lace. Big aroma of floral hops, grass, hay. Taste shows a smooth, toasty, biscuity malt backbone. Good hop crispness, lasts through the finnish. Touch of lemon and orange. Taste shows a smooth, toasty, biscuity malt backbone. Good hop crispness, although still a little malty sweet. Touch of lemon and orange. Finishes clean.

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