Presque Isle Pilsner - Erie Brewing Co.
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Reviews by yuenglings:
3.18/5 rDev +1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
A: Very clear white yellow with a good head and nice laceing.
S: Sweet corn right up front with a little grean appleness to it but not mush and a very small amount of hops at the end.
T: Not much going on here little bit of that apple from the smell. kind of missing some thing there is also a slight metalic taste at the end.
M: Smooth up front with a dryness at the end a little watery but it has good carbonation
D: Its a very drinkable beer but i dont think it is good enough for me to go out and buy it agian.
Serving type: bottle
08-02-2009 22:35:04 | More by yuenglings
More User Reviews:
3.93/5 rDev +25.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 3.75
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
a good to very good score.
Serving type: bottle
04-23-2014 22:30:02 | More by alucardswordlol
Presque Isle Pilsner from Erie Brewing Co.
73 out of 100 based on 176 ratings.