1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Summit Pilsener - Summit Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Summit PilsenerSummit Pilsener

Educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
80
good

347 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 347
Reviews: 162
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 12.43%
Wants: 4
Gots: 25 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Summit Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: garymuchow on 12-30-2001

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
to view all ratings, reviews and sorting options.
Ratings: 347 | Reviews: 162
Photo of zestar
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

Photo of four91
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Photo of AnalogErik
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

Photo of sparx1100
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of KingBiscuit
3/5  rDev -15.3%

Photo of BeardedAllen
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Photo of Turbo
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

Photo of Omnium
3.48/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Bottle > Pint Glass

A - Pours a nice straw color, thin fizzy half a finger of white head, little lacing.
S - Grain, minerals, a little barley, some light hop presence.
T - Tastes like a pilsener, very faint on the hops, but light and crisp.
M - Light in feel, but very refreshing.
O - Good average pilsener, made for summer quenching.

Photo of Hergestridge
3.13/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Smell: Crisp and Clean. Very light beer aroma...

Taste: Clean but not crisp and no wow factor. A decent amount of bitterness.

Mouth-feel: Cool, carbonation light and airy on the taste buds.

Overall: An ok pilsner.. Pales in comparison to Pilsner Urquell, the original.

Keep trying Summit.. You've a nice beer.. Just not a great beer...

sMc
Carry On Citizens

Photo of silverking
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Photo of RobinLee
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

Photo of Givemebeer
3.65/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Enjoy by 11/18/13 printed on the bottle, poured into a pint glass

A: Bright, clear, golden color with very nice lacing and an attractive amount of carbonation. Very good looking pilsner!

S: Mostly all grains. Some faint hop smell in there as well. Smell isn't bad, but it does nothing to put it ahead of any other pilsner.

T: If you ever forget what biscuity tastes like, drink this beer. You taste a little bit of the hops in there. This beer finishes very clean and I could easily see myself having 5-6 of these without getting tired of them.

M: Light bodied as is typical for the style. Very dry finish, which I love. Pleasant lingering taste of biscuity grains.

O: This is a great session beer and I'd buy it again. Pilsner's aren't the sexiest style of beer but I very much liked drinking Summit's.

Photo of bhindbluis
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Photo of JohnSnowNW
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of bigbeers84
4/5  rDev +13%

Photo of lilsmizzul1225
2.75/5  rDev -22.3%

Photo of Hopheadjeffery
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of Eric908
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

Photo of FortKnox15
2.75/5  rDev -22.3%

Photo of Tucquan
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of Bighorn
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Photo of HardWater
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of hoosier222002
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of kylehay2004
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of Beerlover
4.5/5  rDev +27.1%

to view all ratings, reviews and sorting options.
Summit Pilsener from Summit Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 347 ratings.