Pils | Heater Allen Brewing

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96 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Heater Allen Brewing
Oregon, United States
heaterallen.com

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly known as "Pale Lager Beer".
1.012 BG, 5.0%, 38 IBU, 3.8 SRM

Added by msubulldog25 on 12-15-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
96
Reviews:
37
Avg:
4.08
pDev:
11.27%
 
 
Wants:
33
Gots:
15
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 96 |  Reviews: 37
Photo of rab53
4.26/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of wisrarebeer
4.07/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Skrumpy
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Had on tap, first beer from this brewery. Straw colored, mostly clear. Thin, white head with streak lacing. Aroma is slightly floral with some bread malt and herbs. The flavor is herbal/grassy with hints of lemon and floral. Some bread malt as well. A bit bitter in the hoppy aftertaste, but very drinkable. A good beer overall.

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Photo of aggiearcher13
4.67/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Bomber bottled on 7/25/16. First time I've had anything from these guys and I'm a big fan of this beer. A little thin on the head, could be the pour, could be the glass, could be the beer, not a big deal. Color is pretty much spot on, on the darker side for the style. Grassy aroma, spicy and even a lemon. Flavor is grassy and spicy with a good malt backbone. Mouthfeel is amazing, so much body for the style. Overall, this is a hard beer to beat. I'll be tracking it down next time I'm out that way.

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Photo of AdamSkylar
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerAndFilm
3.62/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jason_nwx
4.13/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of PZBREW
5/5  rDev +22.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Not my favorite style. Not favorite beer. But the best pilsener I have had!

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Photo of sharpski
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MadeInOregon
4.27/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Spreetaper
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Aleforme
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

This is one outstanding pilsner! That is all.

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Photo of Kmat10
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dipso123
3.54/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Nice aroma. Lingering unpleasant finish made this beer less than sessionable.

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Photo of cromlaughs
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 81tillinfinity
4.13/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of markgugs
4.12/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of EB1
3.94/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Siriusfisherman
4.66/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Maybe my favorite lager I have ever tasted, absolutely amazing.

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Photo of constantine_272
3.93/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Fatehunter
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a half finger of head on a hazy straw body.
The aroma is bright honey and dry grains. Clean.
The taste starts smooth sweet, then mild moving to moderate bitterness, finishes long dry bitter. Nice profile and balance.
The texture is crisp and bubbly.
Excellent.

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Photo of avwrite
4.26/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Beernoobie
4.39/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of primaldiscord
4.64/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mikenmar
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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Pils from Heater Allen Brewing
4.08 out of 5 based on 96 ratings.
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