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People's Pilsner - People's Brewing Company

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39 Ratings
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Ratings: 39
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
People's Brewing Company visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mynie on 01-30-2010)
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Reviews by tykees88:
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tykees88

Indiana

3.8/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A- This is a nice clear yellow. Reminds you of a classic bud. No head really on an aggresive pour, no lacing either.

S-Smell is just a hop dance. It's like it was dry hopped. This is a pilsener right?

T- Yup, taste more hoppy than you think. I think this aggresively hopped. This is a pretty nice flavor, low abv too. Sessionable?

M-Light bodied, carbonation is alright.

O- It's just a pioneer I think for a german pilsener. SO hoppy, if you like hops then you will like this beer. Pretty impressed.

Serving type: bottle

10-29-2011 14:03:32 | More by tykees88
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3.58/5  rDev -0.6%
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A - Pours a cloudy light orange with a tinner off-white head that fades very slowly.

S - Very wheaty, malt, and bready.

T - Subtle wheat and strong citrus punch - Lemons.

D - Good carbonation with a light body.

O - Light and very crisp.

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Quite a hoppy little devil, aren't you? Sharply grassy, spicy, and floral in taste but then with the support of pilsner malt and other vegital portions for an earthy sweet/bitter interplay.

People's Pilsner opens with a slightly hazy medium straw color and steady streams of carbonation. A light and sparse head tops the beer. Low in retention, but the lacing is ample despite such timid head character.

Aromas and flavors are heavily focused on vegital components that start with a spicy and grassy hop profile that develops into a gripping bitterness in finish. Along the way, the modest malt sweetness introduces flavors of raw grain, corn, and husk. Otherwise herbal, softly malty, and with an underlying cracker-like bready sweetness that is burried under the hop and grain profles.

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Farily typical of German Lagers, I would have prefered a more herbal and floral hop character along with a smoother bitterness. I appreciate also the crisp malt flavor and feel, but would have liked less grain and corn taste to allow the clean malt crispness to shine.

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People's Pilsner from People's Brewing Company
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