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Jever Pilsener - Friesisches Brauhaus zu Jever GmbH & Co KG

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BA SCORE
81
good

520 Ratings
THE BROS
79
okay

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Ratings: 520
Reviews: 282
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 16.57%
Wants: 13
Gots: 26 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Friesisches Brauhaus zu Jever GmbH & Co KG visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: maxpower on 02-18-2002)
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Baldpacker

Alberta (Canada)

2/5  rDev -43.8%

02-25-2012 16:30:29 | More by Baldpacker
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Lawnboy33

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-21-2012 14:19:50 | More by Lawnboy33
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TheBigBoy

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-20-2012 19:00:14 | More by TheBigBoy
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Douberd

Netherlands

3.38/5  rDev -5.1%

Poured from a 330 ml bottle.

It pours a golden yellow colour, and a one finger head that quickly dissolves. Minimal bubbles.

Aroma is of malts and hops, not so strong though.

Taste is bitter, and leaves back an even more bitter once swallowed. Also, a bit metallic at the tip of the tongue.

Medium thickness on the body with an average carbonation.

Overall, a quite nice beer!

02-19-2012 13:25:55 | More by Douberd
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casualfan

New York

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-18-2012 14:14:10 | More by casualfan
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JAHMUR

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-15-2012 20:39:25 | More by JAHMUR
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NiceTaps

New Jersey

3.88/5  rDev +9%

Poured into a pint glass from a 12oz bottle.

A-crystal clear golden straw color with a fluffy white, thick head. Lots of retention and lacing. A classic German pilsner look.

S-dry floral hop and light maltiness make for a clean aroma. Nothing sugary-sweet.

T-clean and malt forward with a dry hop bitter finish. Sharp and tart.

M-ligt body with good carbonation that tickles the tongue. Dry and tart aftertaste.

O-I like a pilsner with some hop bite and Jever delivers. Very drinkable at 4.9 abv.

02-12-2012 12:05:34 | More by NiceTaps
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HumanParaquat

Indiana

2.75/5  rDev -22.8%

01-31-2012 21:41:04 | More by HumanParaquat
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slimntubbs

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +12.4%

01-30-2012 05:06:02 | More by slimntubbs
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starlight37

Korea (South)

2/5  rDev -43.8%

01-24-2012 16:47:18 | More by starlight37
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rcatalano

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

01-21-2012 02:15:19 | More by rcatalano
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vollie

Netherlands

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

01-13-2012 23:41:06 | More by vollie
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RollTide05

Florida

3/5  rDev -15.7%

01-11-2012 06:08:09 | More by RollTide05
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JohnK17

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -29.8%

12-24-2011 19:39:21 | More by JohnK17
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SteveGus

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +26.4%

12-23-2011 05:32:21 | More by SteveGus
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Gregwa

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +12.4%

12-18-2011 22:46:46 | More by Gregwa
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Sachsenfreude

Germany

3.93/5  rDev +10.4%

appearance; fluffy bleached white head on a clear golden yellow body with lots bubbles rising at a moderate speed. Good retention with patchy chunks of lace left behind.

smell; fresh biscuty malts with honey. Hops are floral with a sting of bitter resin but generally mild.

taste; starts off with malts of stale bread growing warmer and raw dough-like in the finish before the bitter hops come in and take control. Rather nice, some alcohol is perceived in the aftertaste.

mouthfeel; a very crisp and refreshing beer, great for drinking in quantity with a dry and smooth finish.

overall; a nicely done Pils, very clean and a joy to knock down after work.

12-17-2011 17:59:21 | More by Sachsenfreude
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yesyouam

New York

3.7/5  rDev +3.9%

Jever Pilsener is a crystal clear, pale golden lager with a soft, fluffy, white head that has outstanding retention. It has a pilsner malt aroma. It smells light, fruity and grainy. In the mouth, it's light bodied and smooth. The finish is clean and dry. It has a light, clean pilsner malt flavor. It has a decent bitterness at the finish to zip up the taste and keep me thirsty for more. It tastes a little doughy and a little fruity. The bitterness is a little wooden and peppery with maybe a hint of juniper. I'm not much of a pilsner guy, but I found this to be quite pleasing and very refreshing. It's also nice to drink something from a green bottle that's not skunky. I would drink this on purpose in the summer.

12-12-2011 20:51:12 | More by yesyouam
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ROGUE16

Delaware

4/5  rDev +12.4%

12-07-2011 12:32:09 | More by ROGUE16
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Shumj

Illinois

3/5  rDev -15.7%

12-04-2011 23:51:35 | More by Shumj
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sim0n17

Germany

4/5  rDev +12.4%

12-04-2011 10:30:35 | More by sim0n17
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rab53

Washington

2/5  rDev -43.8%

12-02-2011 03:06:56 | More by rab53
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HeavyCsOptician

Mississippi

2.93/5  rDev -17.7%

Again I am a pils guy so this one is in my comfort zone. I have stocked this one in my fridge also. A friend got me this brew as an experimental piece and have to say I am satisfied.

Appearance is a light shade with a small head.

The slinky smell and taste that was prominent to others does not seem that distinguished to me.
The taste is smooth and feeling is parallel to the smoothness.

The alcohol taste is not pronounced which I prefer. Very good brew to drink if it is going to be a high volume consumption night.

Would recommend Jever if a pilsner fan.

12-01-2011 03:54:03 | More by HeavyCsOptician
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brandoman63

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

11-30-2011 22:15:11 | More by brandoman63
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rekel

Netherlands

5/5  rDev +40.4%

11-30-2011 17:46:30 | More by rekel
Jever Pilsener from Friesisches Brauhaus zu Jever GmbH & Co KG
81 out of 100 based on 520 ratings.