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The Crisp - Sixpoint Brewery

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The CrispThe Crisp

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BA SCORE
88
very good

944 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 944
Reviews: 303
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.56%
Wants: 51
Gots: 65 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A blend of German and Bohemian Pils love. German hops all the way. Sehr mean "very" in German. AKA - "The Crisp"

(Beer added by: confer on 10-30-2010)
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scootny

New York

4.6/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Perfectly clear with an equally flawless coloring. Two fingers of firm frothy head and good lacing. Delicate clean aromas show the art in this one. Light bready malt underpins a melange of hop notes with lemon and grass giving a delightful fruitiness with a spicy a faintly peppered edge. Taste has me teetering on the fence of perfect. Balance is superb with a light sweet malt base that pushes into lemon and grass. Firm bitterness is quite smooth followed by a gentle buttery biscuit that lingers after the swallow. A bit of drying mintiness a herbal hops as well in the finish and swallow. Feel is crisp with a softness on the tongue from the mild but active carbonation. Deeply thirst quenching and satisfying. Medium light weight is spot on. Drinkability is off the charts as is the overall character to this beer. A Darn near perfect pilsner imo.

Serving type: can

09-23-2012 18:18:35 | More by scootny
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16 oz can served in a nonic glass.

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The Crisp from Sixpoint Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 944 ratings.