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Prima Pils - Victory Brewing Company

Prima PilsPrima Pils

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3,842 Ratings
THE BROS
91
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Ratings: 3842
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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erz316

Indiana

4.45/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On tap at the East Village Tavern, Aug 19, 09. served into a conical pint glass.

A - light straw with a one finger head.good effervescence. body colour is not as light a straw as an adjunct, but certainly much lighter than usual for a craft beer. the head mantainswhat little foam it has; no lacing.

S - an incredibly spicy hop aroma, with a mid-light backing from the more exotic iterations of hop aromas: orange peel and cinnamon dominate the midground with some definite pine resin in the back ground.

T - that's a smack of hops in the mouth! quite bitter and complex. initial taste is an almost sweet hop presence, like tangy apricots; quite interesting. again, as in the nose, the hops prove to be quite dynamic: bitter grapefruit rind, pine, a whole range of flavours. there is a sweetness that sneaks in amongst all the bitter complexities, which makes the taste quite phenomenal and the high point of the initial. the finish is a piney-grapefruit. the afterstaste s a slight citric sweetness, like sweetened canned grapefruit, as with some of the malty sweetness.

MF&D - medium body, with good ample carbonation. very drinkable and delicious, especially on a hot day like this!

Serving type: on-tap

08-23-2009 00:53:24 | More by erz316
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Prima Pils from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 3,842 ratings.