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Scrimshaw Pilsner - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,368 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,368
Reviews: 636
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 30
Gots: 58 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-16-2001)
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bucklemyshoe

Georgia

3.3/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle into a pint glass.

A: It pours a mostly clear golden-orange color with a finger of creamy white head.

S: Tangy citrus, cereal grains, apricot, and light banana.

T: Light oatiness, apricot, medicinal notes, guava, and a touch of banana.

M: Medium-light and spritzy.

O: It's crisp and drinkable but isn't the most flavorful pilsner.

Serving type: bottle

09-20-2011 21:49:07 | More by bucklemyshoe
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flagmantho

Washington

3.81/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured from 12oz bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance: medium golden hue with no haze, a moderate effervescence and a thin finger of creamy white foam. Not too bad.

Smell: lightly sweet malt aroma with a good grainy character and a nice dose of noble hops. Hops are a little herbal but not strikingly so; I think this is quite a good example of the style.

Taste: lightly grainy malt character with a lot less hops than the aroma. Bitterness is quite low. Not bad, but I would have really liked the flavor to track a bit more with the aroma.

Mouthfeel: light body with a very good carbonation and a very nice creaminess. Quite good for the style.

Overall: this is a nice, refreshing Pilsner. It's perhaps not as crisp as I'd like, but that is a bit more in-style to a German Pils rather than a Czech one.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2014 21:41:24 | More by flagmantho
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Whiteweasel

Illinois

4.3/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a bottle, drank from a seidel. Drank at just above fridge temperature (45F?)

Appearance: Beautiful golden amber colour with plenty of luscious foamy white head. Visible carbonation. Probably couldn't get any better.

Smell: Sweet, delicious malt with lots of estery banana, berry, and other fruit flavours. A tasty and refreshing smelling floral hoppiness compliments the fruitiness. Amazing.

Taste: A little less prominent than the smell, but still solid. Light malt but complex hops. Very good example of the pilsner style.

Mouthfeel: Frothy and full feel, leaves a nice aftertaste, and no alcohol taste. Very smooth and satisfying, and refreshing as well.

Overall: Best pilsner I've had up to this point. Excellent session beer, tasty and refreshing especially in a warm summer evening. Very well priced as well.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2014 02:50:56 | More by Whiteweasel
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Scrimshaw Pilsner from North Coast Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 1,368 ratings.