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Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Pilsener
Freising, Germany

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RATINGS: 456   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Golden-yellow and bright, with 32 bitter units and quite hoppy compared to most of the other Pilsners our Weihenstephaner Pilsner comes up with a distinctive aroma of hops with a pleasant bitterness. This combination provides a balanced mix and guarantees great enjoyment. Brewed according to our centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill.

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4.3
Steffan (104) - WALES - OCT 7, 2017
Grassy aroma. 1.5 finger head. Good lacing. Thin malt base to let the slightly bitter hops through. Refreshing and moreish. A pleasant lingering bitterness on the palate. Beer doesn't get much better than this.

3.5
Cunningham (8246) - Halden, NORWAY - SEP 28, 2017
Shining golden color with a fine white head. Nice mellow malty aroma. Medium body and smooth carbonation level. Balanced sweetness. Felt like a powerful Czech lager. Mellow malty, mild fruity and mild herbal flavor. Lovely refreshing stuff.
[Bottle at Zwanze -17 in Oslo, Norway]

3.5
Grendels (4) - - SEP 24, 2017 does not count
Taking your pils on time is important. This particular medical beverage pours clear, light gold and moderate bitterness. Not quite up to the Pilsen brews of the Czech Republic but definitely easier than most prescriptions! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
SinH4 (6113) - Garching b. M?nchen, GERMANY - SEP 13, 2017
Tap. Clear gold color with white head. Aroma is grainy, grassy, hopspice. Taste is earthy hopspice, grassy, a touch grainy, thin malt body. Not great.

2.9
waltz (114) - - SEP 7, 2017
Cerveja clara com m�dia forma��o de espuma. Notas de malte e cereais............

4.2
gripweed57 (2793) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - AUG 29, 2017
From old tasting notes. Labeled as "Weihenstephaner Edel Pils Feinherb". Clear green, gold color. Big dense bubbly head. Fine small bead carbonation. Light sweetish malt/hop aroma. Big hoppy toasted malt flavor. Very little carbonation. The sweetness that shows upfront fades quickly and becomes dry and spicy in finish. Excellent long lasting head and lacework.

3.3
Camons (13013) - Hasselager, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2017
Draught @ Braustuberl Weihenstephan, Freising. Pours yellow with a white head. Aroma of malt, grain, little sourness, grass. Flavor is light bitter, malt, grain, hay, grass. Medium body, average to lively carbonation. 300717


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