Pilot Series Pineapple Kölsch - Cigar City Brewing

Not Rated.
Pilot Series Pineapple Kölsch
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
92
outstanding

11 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 11
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.49
pDev: 8.46%
Wants: 4
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Pro-Am collaboration with homebrewer Jonathan Wakefield using Cigar City's pilot system.

(Beer added by: Sean9689 on 03-14-2011)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 11 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of velcrogrip
4/5  rDev -10.9%

Photo of Gonzoillini
4/5  rDev -10.9%

Photo of biniek13
4.5/5  rDev +0.2%

Photo of SPRichard
4.25/5  rDev -5.3%

Photo of Jefe73
4/5  rDev -10.9%

Photo of baerb69
4.5/5  rDev +0.2%

Photo of bob727
5/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of whartontallboy
5/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of freduardo
5/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of jrallen34
4.58/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 5

On-tap at the Hunaphu release... The body is a dark gold with a light white head. A little watery on the head but looks good... The aroma is sweet but subtle pineapple throughout, with a touch of grain notes... The pineapple disappears on the front and you are left with a crisp easy to drink kolsh, a little yeast and sweet grains. What's amazing about this beer is the finish. The pineapple is back and is so smooth and true to a pineapple, its like drinking some pineapple juice. AMAZING finish.

In the 70 degree sun this is a perfect crushable beer. High recommendation here, especially if you like pineapples.

Photo of Sean9689
4.53/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

On-tap at 2nd Hunahpu's Release.

A - Pours a hazy golden yellow, white head, larger bubbles mixed in here and there which eventually dissipate down to a thin ring a some white-colored whisps here and there. 4

S - Fresh pineapple (holy crap, it's amazing), sweet malts, some yeast notes. The pineapples just stick out and make this an amazing nose. 4.5

T - Pineapples + Kolsch = awesome. Fresh pineapples, sweet malt notes, yeast. Truthfully though, it's the pineapple that makes this beer what it is. I've had some beers that have pineapple in the title, but not one that's really killed it like this. 4.5

M - Light, refreshing, soft carbonation. 4

D - My fiancé kept going back for this one several times and I ganked her pours a few times before she made me get my own. Pineapples in this are awesome and you'll have to try to find out what I'm talking 'bout. I would chug this all summer long! JW, one helluva beer, brutha. 5

Pilot Series Pineapple Kölsch from Cigar City Brewing
92 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.