Marcus Brau Pils | Microbrauerei Barkowsky - Marcus Bräu

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Microbrauerei Barkowsky - Marcus Bräu
Germany
marcus-braeu.de

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

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Added by stcules on 05-08-2010

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Ratings:
4
Reviews:
3
Avg:
2.88
pDev:
8.68%
 
 
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Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by rinhaak:
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3.1/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

An average pilsener if there ever was one, yet not the norm for the style. It pours a very cloudy, murky, hazy yellow-gold with a smallish head. It drinks easily enough, though there isn't any real character to it whatsoever. Nearly no finish, there is a slight maltiness balanced with a barely-perceptible hop bitterness.

I don't know that I can really recommend it, but it goes down easily enough and is quite inexpensive, so you could certainly do worse.

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Photo of BlackHaddock
3.12/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Cloudy, murky orange body with a limp head on top, a collar more than a covering, even as the 'metre of beer' arrived (a touristy metre of beer, 6 glasses each, of Pils and Dunkel, you could have all of one style or a mix).

Refreshing and pleasant enough, without setting the world alight, a bitter finish and a fruity nose. More of a 'land' or 'keller' style in looks, even if the taste was leaning towards a Pilsner, it wasn't your norma; clear clean looking type.

Been to the brewpub twice now, strange place, but fun and certainly different to all the other brewpubs in Berlin.

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Photo of biernack
2.62/5  rDev -9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of stcules
2.6/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Drinking in the microbrewery what is probably the smallest ones in Berlin, the beer has a strong golden color and quite clean. It has a white foam not particularly beautiful: big bubbles and foam in general no so thiny.
The smell is very weak: a slight malty and a little biscuit, but just looking good at the bottom. Even the taste slips away quickly, leaving little traces (a bit of malt and biscuit and nothing more); too light and not very characterized.
The aftertaste does not denied: soft and watering. The beer fortunately doesn't show evident defects: is correct, but lacks personality and to drink it is not so satisfactory. For a micro brewery, in our opinion, this is a lack.

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Marcus Brau Pils from Microbrauerei Barkowsky - Marcus Bräu
2.88 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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