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Brand Pilsener - Brand Bierbrouwerij

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Brand PilsenerBrand Pilsener

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44 Ratings
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Ratings: 44
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.08
pDev: 18.18%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
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Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-10-2004

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A: The beer is clear yellow in color and has a light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a short bright white head that quickly died down and left a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Faint aromas of Pilsener malts are present in the nose along with notes of floral hops.
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22 Oct 2012 saw me, my wife and 26 other members of the CAMRA Investors club have a wonderful afternoon as guests of the brewery: after a film show and giuded tour of the brewery we adjourned to the tasting celler bar where we were given seven different brews to taste: I had plenty of each!

This was the most tasteless of the beers offered: I had to have two glasses (on-tap), just be sure it was as bland as I thought it was after the first glass.

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Brand Pilsener from Brand Bierbrouwerij
73 out of 100 based on 44 ratings.