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Krombacher Pils - Krombacher Brauerei

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BA SCORE
76
okay

360 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 360
Reviews: 127
rAvg: 3.3
pDev: 17.27%
Wants: 4
Gots: 32 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Krombacher Brauerei visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 09-11-2001)
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

mwar, Jul 12, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

Malone47, Apr 14, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

bootsdomino, Aug 19, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

killianf, Mar 18, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

rbthuffman, Jan 10, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

GMan, Sep 08, 2014
Photo of fisherman34
2.63/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Medium gold in colour with lots of carbonation. Aromas begin with sulfur, then eventually reveal some honey malt and grassy hop notes. Some grassy and spicy hop flavor notes are there, along with some more light malt notes on the back end. Its got a bitter soapy finish too, which isn't as clean as I'd like. Slightly below average for the style.

fisherman34, Oct 21, 2005
Photo of Sammy
2.65/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Bland pils but creamy mouthfeel as a pils ought to have. OK with overpowering strong meat. Fizzy, bit of malt and bitter hops altogether. Metalic residue yet from bottle and not can. Lace remains. Difficult to finish quickly.


most popular beer in Germany they told us?

Sammy, May 13, 2004
Photo of tconboy
2.65/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Bottle offered to me at a dinner party in Germany.

A: Pours a clear straw yellow with a head that quickly fades

S: Smells like cereal

T: Not too strong a taste, not too offensive, not bad for a pilsner.

M: Light carbanation, light feel

D: Easy to drink, I could have a few of these.

tconboy, Dec 20, 2008
Photo of allboutbierge
2.65/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

When I opened the bottle I immediately thought 'damn, my first skunked beer in Germany'. Luckily, that was not the case. Nevertheless it made me very reluctant to take that first sip. When I did I was relieved that it was still 'good'. Color is pale and has the color of urine the morning after a hard night's drinking. Not something that makes you go yum. Taste is drinkable. Its nothing great nothing bad--a perfect 3. Herby flavors are there along with a dominate but lightly bitter hop profile. Mouthfeel is comparable to memories of American macro-lagers and not of any German Pils ive had before.

allboutbierge, Nov 14, 2003
Photo of taylocd
2.73/5  rDev -17.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

Poured from 11.2 ounce bottle to pilsener glass

A - clear bright gold with fluffy white head that dissipated quickly, but left respectable lacing

S - slightly fruity aroma which seemed a bit surprising, but not bad

T - no bitterness; malt sweetness was the most prevalent/powerful characteristic

M - little zip from carbonation; sticky finish

O - beer was good and an enjoyable, easy drinker

I picked this one up as a mixed-sixer to sample a brew that I first had on a trip Germany. It was a pleasant trip down memory lane, and a decent brew, but nothing outstanding.

taylocd, Jan 31, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

cam477, Sep 26, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

TheSevenDuffs, Jan 17, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

330ml bottle. Footed Pilsner glass. Golden color, clear appearance, headed by white close crown. Slight honey & citric aromas & slight sulfur notes. Grainy & pale malty upfront followed by earthy bitterness. Light body. Moderate to high carbonation. Watery texture. Clean, slight harsh, bitterness & light metallic hues in the middle resolves in a long bitter finish. Refreshing & very easy drinkability.

GONZALOYANNA, Apr 21, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

LukeGude, Aug 12, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

DominikG, Jun 16, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

maviola, Jun 10, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

Caskaway, Feb 04, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

CreightonSM, Jun 10, 2013
Krombacher Pils from Krombacher Brauerei
76 out of 100 based on 360 ratings.