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German Pilsener

The Pilsner beer was first brewed in Bohemia, a German-speaking province in the old Austrian Empire. Pilsner is one of the most popular styles of lager beers in Germany, and in many other countries. It’s often spelled as "Pilsener", and often times abbreviated, or spoken in slang, as "Pils."

Classic German Pilsners are very light straw to golden in color. Head should be dense and rich. They are also well-hopped, brewed using Noble hops such has Saaz, Hallertauer, Hallertauer Mittelfrüh, Tettnanger, Styrian Goldings, Spalt, Perle, and Hersbrucker. These varieties exhibit a spicy herbal or floral aroma and flavor, often times a bit coarse on the palate, and distribute a flash of citrus-like zest--hop bitterness can be high.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-5.5%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 2197) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Pine Mountain PilsDeschutes Brewery5.203.8811490
Mahr's PilsnerMahrs-Bräu4.903.93112-
Gordon Biersch PilsnerGordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant5.303.3511183
Venture PilsBent Paddle Brewing Co.5.004.02108-
Einbecker Brauherren Premium PilsEinbecker Brauhaus AG4.903.5210776
77 LagerBrewDog4.903.36107-
Maes PilsBrouwerij Alken-Maes5.202.74107-
Squatters Provo Girl PilsnerUtah Brewers Cooperative4.003.410774
Moa MethodeMoa Brewing Company5.503.78104-
Braumeister Harvest PilsVictory Brewing Company - Downingtown6.104.11103-
Sudwerk PilsnerSudwerk Brewing Company5.003.7810289
Downright PilsnerPort City Brewing4.803.65100-
Saranac PilsenerMatt Brewing Company / Saranac Brewery5.303.49869
Thomas Creek Dockside PilsnerThomas Creek Brewery4.503.294-
Butte Creek Organic PilsnerButte Creek Brewing Company4.503.399479
Schwelmer PilsPrivatbrauerei Schwelm4.703.69279
LagerUpper Canada Brewing Company5.003.418890
Schonramer PilsPrivate Landbrauerei Schönram5.403.8988-
Prost PilsProst Brewing Company4.603.8385-
Suntory The Premium Malt'sSuntory5.503.3185-
Frankenmuth Traditional German PilsnerFrankenmuth Brewery5.253.2784-
PilsenerCerveceria La Constancia S.A. / BevCo Ltd3.902.898178
Knappstein Reserve LagerEnterprise Brewery (Knappstein Wines)5.603.948196
St. Peter's Sorgham BeerSt. Peter's Brewery Co Ltd4.202.6581-
Cruzcampo PilsenerGrupo Cruzcampo SA4.802.5980-
Bayern PilsenerBayern Brewing, Inc.5.003.5780-
Tipo PilsBirrificio Italiano5.003.9479-
PilsnerSt. George Brewing Company, The5.003.637999
Popcorn PilsnerSun King Brewing Company5.403.7679-
Original Oettinger PilsOettinger International Getränke-Vertriebs GmbH4.703.0678-
Pontchartrain PilsnerCovington Brewhouse5.003.5178-
Rock River LagerMinhas Craft Brewery ? 2.9177-
Allgäuer Büble Bier EdelbräuAllgäuer Brauhaus AG5.503.5577-
Fürstenberg Premium PilsenerFürstlich Fürstenbergische Brauerei KG4.803.375-
NektarBanjalučka Pivara5.002.9775-
Prison Break Breakout PilsnerDouble Trouble Brewing Co.5.003.3674-
Old Pavilion PilsnerMarshall Brewing Company5.003.757389
Mother Of ExilesRevolution Brewing Company5.203.8673-
Hirter Privat PilsBrauerei Hirt GmbH5.203.2673-
Shiner Birthday Beer 107 - Hoppy PilsnerSpoetzl Brewery / Shiner5.003.7171-
Millstream German PilsnerMillstream Brewing Company5.003.177047
Sapporo ClassicSapporo Breweries Ltd.5.003.2168-
Berliner PilsnerBerliner Kindl-Schultheiss-Brauerei GmbH5.00365-
Mill Street PilsnerMill Street Brew Pub4.803.6664-
PilsnerChuckanut Brewery & Kitchen5.003.9964-
Engelberg PilsnerUpright Brewing Company5.503.9864-
Hertog Jan PilsenerArcense Stoombierbouwerij (Hertog Jan Brouwerij)5.103.4264-
Robert Earl Keen Honey PilsPedernales Brewing Company5.003.4662-
Slimy Pebble PilsNorth Country Brewing5.003.3762-
Licher PilsLicher Privatbrauerei4.903.6561-
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