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Prima Pils - Victory Brewing Company

Prima PilsPrima Pils

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3,843 Ratings
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Ratings: 3843
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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Oxymoron

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4.25/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Victory first introduced Prima Pils with 2 other beers in NC, sampled at Tylers on the first day it was available. Pours a very vibrant yellow color with a clear complexion, good head retention and limited lacing. The smell was sweet with citrus notes and some herbal scenes as well.

The taste was crisp, dry and hop. No skunk flavors and very easy to drink. A great malt backing with a good mix of malt that has more of an American style feel. The hop is very floral and crisp. The malt is the stronger of the two flavors. I think that what this beer has going for it is that it is super easy to drink, the flavor is smooth with out the European skunk and its easy to get.

Not only did I sample this as soon as I could (per NC, oh and Pop the Cap was still in effect), I picked some up for later. A great example of a pilsner, or at least a pilsner on vacation in America.

Serving type: on-tap

09-05-2005 02:48:45 | More by Oxymoron
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Prima Pils from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 3,843 ratings.