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Purple Gang Pilsner - Atwater Brewery

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BA SCORE
74
okay

52 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 52
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 14.92%
Wants: 0
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Atwater Brewery visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: StoutHunter on 03-15-2012)
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

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3/5  rDev -4.8%

cjohns73, Sep 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

DruC4, Aug 16, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

MaxPowers, Aug 01, 2014
Photo of tempest
3.79/5  rDev +20.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

My bottle was notched for March, but the beer tasted plenty fresh. The hop aroma is more floral than more German or Czech pilsners, less grassy too, but it's still Noble hops. There's also a pleasant mix of dry toasty grains. The flavor finishes with a dry, peppery bite, though there's clean, creamy dough upfront before the floral, lemon hops kick in. A fine, fine pilsner. give it a try.

tempest, Jul 30, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

drchaseums, Jul 28, 2014
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

Chuffbomb, Jul 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

chicagoish, Jun 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

buddha5050, Jun 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +19%

jsh420, May 27, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

dannyfayy, Apr 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker, Mar 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

ESchweers, Mar 02, 2014
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1/5  rDev -68.3%

leadahmer, Dec 07, 2013
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3.55/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This is a decent pils. Pours a cloudy gold with a dissipating head. Somewhat closed while cold. Nose is nicely balanced malt and hops. The hops are not too aromatic but set off the malts nicely. I thought this beer would get lots better as it warms up but it didn't really happen. Had another bottle on 2 June and thought it better.

BeerIsland, Nov 22, 2013
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

chewy6935, Nov 12, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

brandonld23, Nov 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

enelson, Oct 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3/5  rDev -4.8%

mcrawford, Sep 27, 2013
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

downeyj4, Sep 20, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

tommy5, Sep 07, 2013
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2.99/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Served in a Chicago Bears shaker pint glass.

I know it's wrong, but I just can't help thinking about the One-Eyed, One-Horned, Flying Purple People Eater here... Anyway, this stuff pours a clear straw topped by a finger of white foam. The nose comprises flowers, light dry grass, and mild white bread. The taste brings in more of the same, just decidedly muted, watered-down, bland. The body is a hefty light, with a light moderate carbonation and a mildly crisp finish. Overall, this is just a boring, less-than-run-of-the-mill pils.

TMoney2591, Jul 27, 2013
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3/5  rDev -4.8%

BlissJunkie, Jul 22, 2013
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Purple Gang Pilsner from Atwater Brewery
74 out of 100 based on 52 ratings.