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Prima Pils - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

4,165 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,165
Reviews: 1,965
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 12.13%
Wants: 149
Gots: 234 | FT: 3
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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MerkinMan

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Very pale with a little chill haze. Head very fluffy.

S:Smells creamy with nice hop notes. Very inviting.

T: Nice malty front with a dry hoppy finish. Damn good. Comparable to European examples with well - done American modifications to this style.

MF: More body than most pilsners.

D: I'd kill a ton of this.

This beer was featured in a "Sweet 16 of American Beers" in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. This was the overall champ, so I thought I had to try it. I think they picked a winner, though the piece was a little heavy on APAs (though the champ was not).

Serving type: bottle

03-30-2008 19:40:29 | More by MerkinMan
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Prima Pils from Victory Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 4,165 ratings.