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Bavik Pils / Lager - De Brabandere

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BA SCORE
76
okay

270 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 270
Reviews: 157
rAvg: 3.3
pDev: 16.67%
Wants: 2
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
De Brabandere visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-03-2002)
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3.75/5  rDev +13.6%

tallfellapgh, May 05, 2014
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3/5  rDev -9.1%

tdm168, May 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +21.2%

wrightst, Apr 28, 2014
Photo of Foyle
3.09/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Poured from 11.2 oz can into pint glass.
Appearance: a frothy white head recedes with moderate lacing. Color is mostly clear light golden with plenty of sediment in suspension. Light streaming carbonation.
Aroma: grassy hops, yeast rolls, barley malt.
Mouthfeel: light and a bit oily with a somewhat dry finish.
Flavor: biscuit, fruit, raisin, white bread, grassiness and bitter herbs.
Overall: very nice, would be glad to try this one again.

Foyle, Apr 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

LXIXME, Apr 20, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

hmmmbeer10, Apr 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +13.6%

Beermasterjarrett, Mar 12, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -54.5%

Anatole, Feb 17, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

Beerswag, Feb 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

ShepardCommander, Feb 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -9.1%

BJSmit, Jan 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

Pog-Mo-Thoin, Dec 15, 2013
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3/5  rDev -9.1%

oceanman907, Dec 14, 2013
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3/5  rDev -9.1%

sneezye, Nov 24, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

Texasfan549, Nov 23, 2013
Photo of PorterLambic
2.46/5  rDev -25.5%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.25

Pours a clear, bright, straw yellow with a voluminous white head. Scattered lacing results when the head dissipates to a chunky film.
Smell is missing. A lot of inhalation results in little being found, some citrus/floral hops, some faint malt. Is this a BMC product?
Taste is much more prevalent with the aforementioned citrus & floral hops, malt, a wee bit of alcohol but no burn, some saltiness crackers, maybe some apple?
Medium bodied with restrained effervescence. A decent, fading, aftertaste. This isn't a BMC brew, the hops are not overpowering, it has some flavor and some balance. There really isn't anything to recommend this but it's no drain pour either. To quote a friend, "it doesn't suck". But that is the best thing I can say about it.

PorterLambic, Nov 12, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

ncstateplaya, Nov 08, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -31.8%

jjarreau, Nov 02, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

brandonld23, Nov 01, 2013
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3/5  rDev -9.1%

azorie, Oct 31, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

dcmchew, Oct 31, 2013
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3.45/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a pale straw color and a little hazy; kind of unusual for a pilsner. Nice lacework as the very delicate foam falls. This beer has a delicate aroma of grain with a hint a grassiness. A very light, delicate pilsner, with a bit of spritziness to it. (This could be the result of my careful pour.) The flavor is grainy with hint of minerals. The finish is fairly bitter and dry. Almost makes me think of light version of Duvel. What attracts me the most with this beer is its gentle graininess in the flavor and dryness. Nothing too exciting here, just a well made, dry pilsner.

marcobrau, Oct 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

todd101, Oct 23, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

kylehay2004, Oct 20, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

Jame515, Sep 27, 2013
Bavik Pils / Lager from De Brabandere
76 out of 100 based on 270 ratings.