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Klisch Pilsner Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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79
okay

251 Ratings
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Ratings: 251
Reviews: 138
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 14.83%
Wants: 1
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.42% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brakspear on 09-24-2002)
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Vinithing

Wisconsin

2.75/5  rDev -20.1%

03-16-2014 02:29:30 | More by Vinithing
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Taperwookie

Colorado

3/5  rDev -12.8%

03-14-2014 03:22:51 | More by Taperwookie
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Shy5

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

03-11-2014 02:03:54 | More by Shy5
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jsisko01

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

02-23-2014 00:14:51 | More by jsisko01
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NicholasOfMKE

Wisconsin

2.5/5  rDev -27.3%

02-17-2014 04:00:58 | More by NicholasOfMKE
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beerthulhu

New Jersey

2.74/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

A: Pale corn coloring, pristine clarity, with a light but rapid rise rise of carbonation. The head was soapy, scarce, quick to dissipate with no calling card on the glass.

S: Nose was very sweet, buttery grains, not much after that.

T: Flavor was sweet buttery grains, soft flowery hops, light spiciness and a touch of honey sweetness. Light orange citrusy-orange hints, some hay and lemon-flowery.

M: Medium bodied, somewhat crisp, but not tongue grabbing.

O: Overall easy flavor but leans way to much on the sweet and buttery side limiting drinkability. Not true to typical style. I would pass on this one per style.

Serving type: bottle

02-14-2014 01:34:36 | More by beerthulhu
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americanjones

New York

3.75/5  rDev +9%

02-04-2014 21:50:23 | More by americanjones
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steveh

Illinois

3.93/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Longtime favorite, first-time review -- surprising.

I've been enjoying the beers from this small brewery for a very long time. Got my hands on some fresh Klisch and been enjoying it.

A -- Clear, deep gold with a persistent, creamy off-white head.

S -- Mellow spicy hops balanced by yeasty, bready malt.

T -- Lightly sweet, bready malts up front with a good kick of spicy, lightly bitter noble hops in the finish and through the aftertaste. There's also a nice blend of light citrus and bready malts in the aftertaste that's very appetizing.

M -- Mouthfeel is soft and sort of creamy with a light-medium to medium body.

O -- This beer reminds me of a hopped-up Helles. It's not quite as light, dry and crisp as the typical German Pils, but it's also spicier and more bitter -- even a touch citric -- than a Munich Helles. The "crossover" makes for a delicious beer.

Looking at the ratings for this beer, I'd say that freshness is definitely the key to enjoying this Pilsner.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2014 22:38:10 | More by steveh
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DCdevyl78

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +9%

01-29-2014 02:15:01 | More by DCdevyl78
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Rilesmiles

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

01-22-2014 01:24:59 | More by Rilesmiles
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dacrza1

New Jersey

2.71/5  rDev -21.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

DATE TASTED: November 30, 2013... GLASSWARE: standard pilsner...OCCASION: Game PSU's finale a memorable one--well done, boys!... APPEARANCE: slight amber golden body that sports methodical bubbles; white two-finger head settles to a thin splash; zero lacing as the glass drains--not encouraging... AROMA: baker's dough wafts pleasantly; some floral, fruity esters round out an otherwise nondescript presence... PALATE: smooth, bubbly and softly bodied for a lager--sessionable for sure, yet effeminate...TASTE: apple, pear and thin malts make for a lager with some flavor; rather underwhelming, considering its fellow beers in the mixpack...OVERALL: high expectations unmet, but perhaps not all brews from Lakefront will be flagship offerings...not a fitting celebratory glass for such a stunning upset as Penn State served Wisconsin...

Serving type: bottle

12-15-2013 05:06:02 | More by dacrza1
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jdlapera

Illinois

4/5  rDev +16.3%

12-08-2013 00:18:46 | More by jdlapera
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jsprain1

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +9%

12-01-2013 03:18:58 | More by jsprain1
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DersOne

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +16.3%

11-25-2013 17:09:53 | More by DersOne
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Hellpop65

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

11-24-2013 20:45:25 | More by Hellpop65
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IchLiebeBierZu

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -12.8%

10-30-2013 01:16:59 | More by IchLiebeBierZu
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BodiesLexus

New York

3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

10-27-2013 03:04:06 | More by BodiesLexus
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harpus

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

10-07-2013 20:36:33 | More by harpus
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KingBiscuit

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -20.1%

10-06-2013 21:57:36 | More by KingBiscuit
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KTCamm

New Jersey

3.71/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass.

Pours light medium gold with very little foam. Active bubbles at first. Straw taste, light lemon. Same as the nose. Mild hop. Even keeled, light bitter throughout. Grain-y. Citrus in the background. Nice smooth pils.

Serving type: bottle

10-06-2013 13:10:50 | More by KTCamm
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Westuh

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -12.8%

10-01-2013 18:48:24 | More by Westuh
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mjstacker

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +9%

09-08-2013 23:26:58 | More by mjstacker
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Act25

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Wildly different from other Pils, more body, more odd flavors, I opened an IPA for my family and this for me wanting a light brew, and for a moment, I didnt know what I was drinking. But then, malty, bready, crackerly brew got to me and I enjoyed it. 100% agree w reviewer who said "turn it into a BLONDE ALE", that's more what it is.

A - Pours a slight hazed, golden/yellow color with a foamy, two-finger white head. No lacing.

S - Subtle, not much here, but smells of grains and sweet floral notes.

T - It tasted fairly sweet, lots of bread. Was very good with cheese and mozzarella tomatoes with basil. Would be good with salad and as a pre-dinner beer, which was the case tonight. Included light grassy hops that made the finish nice.

M -Not right for a pils, more medium weight body. But I liked it, just change the style please.

O - I'd drink another. Might want to try. Reviewers overly ding this beer for being off-style, but it's a nice middle of the road blonde ale with an appetizing finish.

It's original, not cliché.

Serving type: bottle

09-07-2013 00:20:06 | More by Act25
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ChicagoShakeAndBake26

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +9%

08-31-2013 04:21:10 | More by ChicagoShakeAndBake26
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tdmccarthy

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +9%

08-27-2013 13:52:01 | More by tdmccarthy
Klisch Pilsner Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
79 out of 100 based on 251 ratings.