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Prima Pils - Victory Brewing Company

Prima PilsPrima Pils

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3,846 Ratings
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Ratings: 3846
Reviews: 1942
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 12.1%


Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
ca. 44 IBU

(Beer added by: Todd on 07-27-2001)
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Brewzzle

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4.38/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

For someone who's introduction to beer was bad pilseners this has changed my whole opinion of the style.

Appearance is the usual pilsener yellow but with a warm golden hint, a giveaway that this beer is something special. A fine head which leaves a delicate lace all the way to bottom of the glass.

To taste it is hoppy (I figured the large hop flower on the bottle might mean something), clean and very crisp. There is a slight yeast taste noticeable in the first sip but the big flavor quickly overcomes. A moderate malt sweetness and body to match. Aftertaste is a deliciously strong hop bitterness which lasts and lasts. Perhaps the hops are a little out of balance but that is fine with me.

If the Big Business Beers have ruined your impression of what is touted as one of the great beer styles then this beer will make everything alright again.

Serving type: bottle

01-11-2003 13:53:22 | More by Brewzzle
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Prima Pils from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 3,846 ratings.