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Organic Ur Pils - Brauerei Pinkus Mueller

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BA SCORE
86
very good

301 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 301
Reviews: 228
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 13.35%


Brewed by:
Brauerei Pinkus Mueller visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 04-16-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 301 | Reviews: 228 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by corby112:
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corby112

Pennsylvania

3.58/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a very cloudy, pale golden yellow color with a 2.5 finger pillowy white head that slowly settles into a lasting ring. Sporadic streaked of spotty lacing left behind.

Earthy, floral hop aroma with hints of grass, straw, light fruit and pale malts. Nice balance of hops and malt with some apple, pear, bread and biscuit countering the grassy pine notes.

Full bodied for the style with a crisp earthy hop bite that lingers over the pale malt, bready yeast and light fruit notes into a slightly dry finish. Floral with resinous, grassy pine notes along with straw, hay, bread and pilsner malts. Slightly metallic in the finish but this beer us refreshing, decently balanced and easy to drink.

Serving type: bottle

11-02-2012 04:39:26 | More by corby112
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JohneHoodlum

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +4.7%

04-06-2014 20:35:25 | More by JohneHoodlum
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Dan114

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +24.3%

04-04-2014 23:50:06 | More by Dan114
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Catracho5

California

4.5/5  rDev +17.8%

03-25-2014 23:12:49 | More by Catracho5
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micromaniac129

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

03-20-2014 02:20:56 | More by micromaniac129
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trentbent

New York

3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

03-14-2014 01:21:54 | More by trentbent
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OregonGrown7

Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

02-17-2014 02:58:26 | More by OregonGrown7
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steveh

Illinois

3.05/5  rDev -20.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Another from my first days of trying new beers, and not having sampled in a long while.

A -- Hazy pale straw with a creamy white head that settles slowly. Since this is "organic" I wonder if it's filtered or not. The haziness reminds me of Kellerbier, but not a straight Pils.

S -- Spicy to citric hops. Small amount of bready malts, but pretty lean.

T -- Light, spicy hops. Some mild bready malts and a finish of herbal hops. The hops linger lightly into the aftertaste with some light malt sweetness.

M -- Soft to dry mouthfeel with a light medium body.

O -- A pretty lackluster Pilsner. Another rather disappointing example from a brewery that was once a sought-after import.

Serving type: bottle

01-08-2014 13:18:17 | More by steveh
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BillRoth

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

12-05-2013 01:28:59 | More by BillRoth
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GreyGhost4

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

11-16-2013 11:49:00 | More by GreyGhost4
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leinie13

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

11-16-2013 03:02:43 | More by leinie13
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Exeter

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +4.7%

10-13-2013 05:38:13 | More by Exeter
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utopiajane

New York

3.4/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Pours a very hazy straw color yellow with enough bubbles rising to the top and a creamy head of bone white foam that left good lacing. Nose is exactly what it should be. Yeasty, with a sour twang. Little citrus and some grain and bready malt. Taste was flat and I will say that I thought it might be old. There is a freshness code on the bottle but not in date form and in the store I just bought it anyway. The taste was a little too smooth. I would say tame and it just wasn't crisp. The yeast had plenty of bite on the nose but that did not translate into the drink. It was even a little chalky in the middle and a bit drying. It had all the other elements of a good pils. It had a light lemon, little bit of grass and a soft bready malt. Finished almost dry but muddled overall. Mouthfeel was so soft that I thought it out of the ordinary for a pils.

I was a bit disappointed but I would say to try this one anyway. It's organic and it could simply be that this bottle was not fresh.

Serving type: bottle

09-29-2013 15:40:58 | More by utopiajane
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djrn2

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -21.5%

09-28-2013 21:53:37 | More by djrn2
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kew

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

09-28-2013 19:54:30 | More by kew
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cdwil

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

09-28-2013 13:08:20 | More by cdwil
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Phillyz

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

09-19-2013 01:39:22 | More by Phillyz
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John_Squires

New York

3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

09-18-2013 03:53:06 | More by John_Squires
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Kahlerbock

Kansas

4/5  rDev +4.7%

09-11-2013 23:05:12 | More by Kahlerbock
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.51/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Served from a bottle.
Pours with a typical pils appearance, but with a weak head.
Aroma: Light malts and grains with only mild spicy hops.
Flavor: follows the nose: this is mild even for style.
Overall: a solid but unremarkable pils; well crafted but just too tame.

Serving type: bottle

08-27-2013 00:11:28 | More by chinchill
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KevinGordon

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +4.7%

08-19-2013 02:32:06 | More by KevinGordon
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Noelito76

New York

4/5  rDev +4.7%

08-16-2013 09:19:05 | More by Noelito76
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revo

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +24.3%

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Butchnasty

Louisiana

4.75/5  rDev +24.3%

08-05-2013 04:56:40 | More by Butchnasty
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hackmann

Michigan

3.98/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Appearance: misty golden-yellow body with a two finger white head that stays around for a while and not much on the lacing front; champagne like bubbles rising from the bottom of the glass

Aroma: grains, white bread, fresh and clean

Flavors: sweet grains; buttered biscuit; herbal-mineral water; little grassy on the back and aftertaste; lime water on the finish

Mouthfeel: firm carbonation; sweet up front; grassy feel lingers on the palate; light tart-twang on the finish; the tart-twang is reminding me of lime water;

To the Point: a very tasty German Pilsener;

Serving type: bottle

07-31-2013 22:12:34 | More by hackmann
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Organic Ur Pils from Brauerei Pinkus Mueller
86 out of 100 based on 301 ratings.