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Presque Isle Pilsner - Erie Brewing Co.

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Presque Isle PilsnerPresque Isle Pilsner

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BA SCORE
73
okay

175 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 175
Reviews: 118
rAvg: 3.14
pDev: 18.47%
Wants: 0
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Erie Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: allboutbierge on 09-27-2002)
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Reviews by avaccani:
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avaccani

Ohio

3.3/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A - Pale yellow/straw with a bright white head that almost vanished as soon as I poured.

S - Lemon, citrus, pine, grass. Hops really shine, smells good.

T - Unfortunatly the smell was the best part of the beer. Taste is light, crisp, dry but it is harsh. Sharp on the tounge. After the initial sip they flavor fades into nothingness.

M - I liked the body of the beer, light, dry, very crisp.

O - This is a BMC lovers beer. It is drinkable, but nothing else.

Serving type: bottle

03-26-2011 00:42:08 | More by avaccani
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Appearance - About as good as most other pilsners. Golden appearance, good carbonation going on. Just enough lacing on the head to remind us that it's a pilsner.

Smell - Just by smelling this beer one can tell it is not your typical pils. Erie obviously like the malts and the aroma of this beer drives it home. Very malty with extremely subtle spice notes. A nice forewarning that this is not your average budweiser or pilsner urquel

Taste - Relatively sweet for a pilsner, but not overwhelming. A whole lot of malty, yeasty sweetness up front then the flavors almost evaporate from your palate. A completely unique attempt at a pilsner. I know many other BA's have shot the beer down due to its lack of hoppiness or dry finish but I honestly find this beer refreshing.

Mouthfeel - The mouthfeel is just as good as any other pilsner. Very light and not hard to gulp down at all.

Overall - The aroma sets you back for a pilsner. I completely understand how some palates can be confused by this effort. However It's nice to have a pilsner that isn't a copy paste of everything else on the market. Extremely flavorful and drinkable, for that reason alone I give it
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Presque Isle Pilsner from Erie Brewing Co.
73 out of 100 based on 175 ratings.