Lionshead Pilsner | Lion Brewery, Inc.

Lionshead PilsnerLionshead Pilsner
BA SCORE
5.9%
Liked This Beer
2.89 w/ 475 ratings
Lionshead PilsnerLionshead Pilsner
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lion Brewery, Inc.
Pennsylvania, United States
lionbrewery.com

Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by psugrad98 on 11-01-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,495
Reviews:
162
Ratings:
475
Liked:
28
Avg:
2.89/5
pDev:
20.07%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
8
Gots:
87
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 475 |  Reviews: 162
Photo of Caleb2496
1.56/5  rDev -46%
look: 2.75 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.5

Photo of The_Chewlord
3/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of RaginBowener
2.25/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of bjm2133
2.77/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of tautog
3.96/5  rDev +37%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of hozersr
3/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of coastiebob
2.38/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Ogdon
2.25/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Boone757
3.01/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of RJIV
3.18/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Pours a translucent dirty orange color.
Little to no head on the pour.
The smell is light with hints of sweetness.
The body of the beer is very thin and watery.
Taste upfront is caramel sweetness that turns into day old water (kind of stale, but still drinkable).
The aftertaste is unoffensive with a slight lingering note of caramel.

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Photo of BostonPhilly
2.83/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of 21Maestro8
2.84/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

Photo of Barleycorn
3.08/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of jontom
2.94/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Get the bottles, tastes significantly better. Not bad for a "cheap" beer but make sure it's nice and cold.

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Photo of baconfromwalmart
2.47/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of waddellc2
2.25/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

a staple in my college drinking career, a great lousy beer!

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Photo of Tundruth
3.12/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of JasonR32
2.54/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of SABERG
3.21/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of DrewSnyc667
3.44/5  rDev +19%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JasonTaverner
2.35/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Photo of midnightcowboy818
3.71/5  rDev +28.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Decent late night light beer! Nothing to write home about

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Photo of Jame515
2.85/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Whitey_from_Remedy
2.97/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Eman17
3.03/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Lionshead Pilsner from Lion Brewery, Inc.
Beer rating: 5.9% out of 100 with 475 ratings
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