Tyskie Gronie
Tyskie Browary Książęce (SABMiller)

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Style:
European Pale Lager
Ranked #132
ABV:
5%
Score:
71
Ranked #47,222
Avg:
3.08 | pDev: 17.21%
Reviews:
241
Ratings:
582
From:
Tyskie Browary Książęce (SABMiller)
 
Poland
Avail:
Year-round
Wants
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Gots
  120
SCORE
71
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Notes: Tyskie is a pattern Gronie taste lager in the world. Perfectly composed flavor profile provides a strong bitterness and malt fully, while satisfying the desire.

Tyskie is made from carefully selected ingredients: malted barley, hops and water, using natural yeast in the beer fermentation.

Perfectly given Tyskie Gronie attracts the attention of a thick white foam, clarity, and light golden color.

Seasoned drinker senses in the notes of malt, delicate aroma of hops, and even touches of apple and banana. Gronie years gaining recognition in Poland and in the world. As the only Polish beer, twice won the "Beer Oscars" - Grand Prix at The British Brewing Industry Awards, the most prestigious beer competition in the world.
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Reviews: 241 | Ratings: 582
Photo of MercInc
3.53/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Given to me to try at a friend house (he knows I normally drink Porters and stouts) Pours a light honey color in a pilsner glass. At 35 degrees (Maybe too cold) this a nice crisp and clean lager. Well balanced. Very drinkable.

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Photo of elnachooo
2.5/5  rDev -18.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Cerveza dorada, ligera de carbonatación media. Tiene aroma a malta y trigo. En boca es acuosa, dulce, con notas de malta y un poco herbáceo. Cerveza sencilla y fácil de tomar.

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Photo of superspak
3.81/5  rDev +23.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

330 ml bottle into lager glass, best before 11/11/2018. Pours fairly crystal clear medium golden/amber color with a 1 finger dense and rocky off white head with fantastic retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a fair amount of streaming carbonation. Fantastic appearance. Aromas of cracker, white bread dough, lightly toasted biscuit, light honey/pepper, wood, and herbal/floral/grassy earthiness. A bit of fruity/diacetyl aromas, but not overwhelming. Nice and pleasant aromas with pale malts and light earthy hop notes; with solid strength. Taste of big cracker, white bread dough, lightly toasted biscuit, light honey/pepper, wood, and herbal/floral/grassy earthiness. Light herbal, floral, woody, grassy, peppery bitterness on the finish. Lingering notes of cracker, white bread dough, lightly toasted biscuit, light honey/pepper, wood, and herbal/floral/grassy earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Very nice robustness of pale malts and light earthy hop flavors; with a nice malt/bitterness balance, and no cloying/astringent flavors after the finish. Fairly crisp/clean finishing. Very clean on lager flavors, with minimal fruity/yeasty notes. Lightly increasing dryness from lingering bitterness. Medium carbonation and light-medium body; with a very smooth, fairly bready/grainy, and lightly sticky mouthfeel that is nice. Zero warming alcohol as expected of 5%. Overall this is a very good Euro pale lager. All around nice robustness of pale malts and light earthy hop flavors; very smooth, refreshing, and fairly crisp/clean to drink, with the mellowly bitter/drying finish. Very flavorful and not watery for the ABV. Very clean pils malt showcase, with solid earthy noble hop presence/balance. A very enjoyable offering, and well made style example; other than the slightly off noted aromas. Was a few months past the best before date, so probably over a year old.

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Photo of drmeto
2.99/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 3

L:
-pours a clear golden with a medium to big,foamy,white head
-medium to high carbonation visible
S:
-perfume,grainy,artificial lemon,pear
T:
-spicy,grassy,malty,pear,buttery
F:
-medium carbonation
-light,watery body
O:
Very mediocre Euro Lager.

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Photo of BulleitBob
2.8/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Perhaps I just gave Zywiec a tough rating because I was comparing it to beer styles that I prefer. Tyskie comes in a bit tastier than Zywiec. I think there's more of an earthy smell (not much) and cleaner mouth feel. I used to really prefer this beer style to the US macrobrew that was on the market in the 80s. Then the Real Beer revolution came. I brewed my own stuff from a deep well at my Elbert, CO home. Changed my beer palate forever.

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Photo of Baldar
3.88/5  rDev +26%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Tyskie Gronie is a reasonably priced reasonably good Pilsner. Crisp a fresh as a good Pilsner should be. If you like Pilsners like I do, you’ll love this.

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Photo of Tripel_Threat
3.56/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from bottle to shaker pint. Clear and yellow gold with a thin ring of foam. Aromas of grain, corn, and floral hops. Flavors of white bread, cereal grains, and a touch of honey. Not bad, but I'll stick with my OK Beer.

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Photo of tigg924
4.28/5  rDev +39%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours clear gold in color with minimal head. Taste is cereal, grain, and earthy hops. Light bodied with moderate carbonation sweet. Another tasty lager

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Photo of JPNesker
2.85/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Totally innocuous euro pale lager - light as a feather as goes down like air when sufficiently chilled.

Warms to butyl flaw aromas and a deep corn syrup taste.

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Photo of AAG
3.69/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Clear amber color, nice carbonation; minimal head; minimal lacing.

S - Grain, light citrus; apple (maybe); hay.

T - Bread, grains, hay.

M - Very nice carbonation; intense throughout but nice mouthfeel.

O - Very crisp; incredibly refreshing; seek this lager out again; very nice.

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Photo of blackbeardsmith
4.06/5  rDev +31.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

From start to finish great creamy mouth feels. Would Recommend, highly.

Tyskie has been a staple in shaping me into the beer enthusiast i am today. the colour reminds me of the amber waters of a forbidden forest i visited in my dreams. once hitting the pallet the journey truly begins. you'll feel a range emotions, twists and turns.

10/10

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Photo of Beginner2
3.33/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Gronie is better than BA's average ratings. It is important not to expect too much flavor from a beer made to refresh and not designed for an uneventful kitchen.

Slightly below average Lois and Smells, it is balanced at least.

I Had it with salty Indian food and it did its job. The hops and bubbles cleared my palate for more food.

I went on tyskie's website and fortunately found the English button. Whether Miller's influence or not, they follow the CSR strategy of being a good corporate citizen in a world requiring Sustainability and Resilience.

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Photo of Thisdrinkinglife
1.88/5  rDev -39%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

Review: 500ml Bottle of Tyskie Gronie: ABV: 5.5%

Nice big brown looking bottle that is a 500 ml bottle, and not the usual 300ml sized one can get, which is all good, that bit more to drink! Like the striking label, which apparently depicts the royal crown of Polish King, John III Sobieski, born in 1629, the same year the brewery was founded.

Based on the original recipe all those years ago.

Head big on pour, a huge white head. Golden clear colour.

Head reduces in size but maintains.

Bit of carbonation. Not a bad looking beer.

Get a lot in the bottle!

Lovely smell although a bit tinty and stringent, of light citrus.

Bit soapy on initial taste, a very industrial taste.

Hoppy and too sweet at start. Bit sickly. Not nice.

Creamy mouth feels.

Ok not really enjoying this. Tasty but not nice flavours. Manageable, just about!

Gave me a bit of a head the next day which I didn’t want or need! Like an angry uncle!!

Will the Polish drink any old shit? Will pass on this in the future, disappointing………..

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Photo of captaincoffee
3.29/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Pours clear deep straw with a low rocky head that did leave some lace. Nose is fresh grain, hay, very light citrus...pleasant for style. Flavor very light malt, watery, but no off flavors. Mouthfeel light and a bit rough. Overall, drinkable for pounding a few in E. Europe but not exactly enjoyable.

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Photo of dukeandduke
3.32/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

6/18/17 (Chicago). 500 ML Bottle, best before 4/11/16, poured into large lager glass. Slightly dark golden pour, minimal white head and lacing. Strong malt, hops and bread aroma. Taste match aroma, crisp and clean. Medium carbonation, solid mouth feel, felt good drinking this beer. Overall good offering.

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Photo of MichaelGennings
3.64/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Tyskie Gronie is a Polish beer that is golden in colour with a decent white head.

This beer came in a 500ml bottle and the abv is 5.3%.

The smell is grain and white bread, but all quite subdued.

The taste is also grain and white bread, with a faint bitterness from the hops.

The beer is light to medium bodied.

The finish is dry and refreshing.

I've certainly had more flavourful Pilsners, beers that have a sweeter flavour and a stronger yeast profile, but nonetheless I enjoyed this and would give it an A Grade. I think the lowest one could go is B+.

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Photo of schavuytje
1.65/5  rDev -46.4%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 2.5

One of the large-scale pils producer, in a large bottle as if it were an oriental specimen, Aroma of plain grain muesl, transparent tint-like body and witty foam wool soft tones water with little malt and fuzzy edge hop bitter, reasonably lower

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Photo of pat61
3.5/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

S: medium spicy floral hop aroma with light grains and medium low pale light malt aromas.

L: brilliant gold under a small white cap with moderate retention supported by streams of bubbles rushing to the surface.

T: A surprisingly creamy start delivers medium light malt flavors seasoned with medium floral hops and balanced by medium hop bitterness. It has a faint apple taste and a slight sweetness up front but finishes dry and crisp.

F: moderately lingering aftertaste with faint apple, grain and mild bitterness.

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Photo of bankboy66
3.37/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I like this. Pretty smooth and not too skunky. Has a familiar malt forward taste and goes down easy. Out of all the Polish beers I've tried so far I like this best

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Photo of joemh
3.78/5  rDev +22.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This beer looks like your average yellowish lager.

The smell is just of kind of cheap beer.

The taste is very good, the best bit about this beer by far, it is one of the best tasting lagers in my opinion

very drinkable as well

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Photo of gandres
2.79/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Bottle 500 mL to wine glass
A: Golden amber clear, very small off white foam that disappears quickly
Aroma: scent of malt not a lot
Taste: weet low bitterness
Palate: lively carbonation, good long finish, tart follow through
OA: Fair beer, but not to repeat look for
Drank 8/25/2016

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Photo of Malt_Man
3.99/5  rDev +29.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served cold from 650ml bottle into straight pilsner mug.

L) Nice golden colour, clear, lots of bubbles, foamy thick very slightly off-white head. Looks nice.

S) Strong odour of lagery malt, a bit of hops, a bit of sweetness. Smells good too.

T) Nothing huge in the flavour, fairly clean although papery or metallic edges are there if you look for them.

F) Easy drinking, no aftertastes. Carbonation is just right.

O) Decent lager for the price, bonus point for 650ml bottle.

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Photo of JustLikeMyDad
1.89/5  rDev -38.6%
look: 2 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Poured into a beer glass. Pours a golden yellow like that of a light beer, with a small foam head that dissipates as quickly as it pours, foam sits around the edge of the glass.

Smells like a cheap beer you'd smell anywhere, slightly skunky and maybe corn.

Tastes is that of a Euro Pale Lager, a little hoppy and with a bitter, but not too bitter aftertaste.

Drinks smooth, which is nice, carbonation is okay, and overall average.

This is my first polish beer, being Polish I've been searching for some around here and was happy to find one. This is not the best first impression but never let that stop you from trying new beers.

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Photo of josanguapo
3.16/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 1.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 4

From Alcampo. In Bavaria glass. After dinner. 2 months before BB date. Low carbonation. Good body. Sip begins more sweet than usual (but pleasantly) and ends bitter. To repeat fresher.

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Photo of Myotus
2.98/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.75

Poured at 43°F from an 11.2oz bottle (best by 10Apr16) into a Mikasa Pilsner glass. Consumed on 31Mar16.
LOOK: Pours with 3 fingers worth of dense, white foam that dissipates into a fingers worth after 2 and half minutes. Gold in color. There is a moderate amount of small, ascending bubbles. Lacing is high in quantity and both thick and very thick in various areas.
SMELL: Strong aromas of sweet bread are backed by subtle earthy hops and hints of neutral scented hand soap, car exhaust, and spicy hops.
TASTE: Strong sweet bread flavors first strike the palate, creating a decent initial impression. Mild earthy hop and subtle spicy hop flavors roll out immediately after and bring balance to the sweetness. The beer would be good if the taste profile ended, but hints of neutral scented hand soap and car exhaust sneak in last.
FEEL: Full-bodied and highly carbonated. Goes down rough due to the high carbonation. Finishes crisp.
NOTE: Pretty tolerable. Definitely preferable over the American Macros. This would actually be nice if those hints of exhaust and soap weren't there.

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Tyskie Gronie from Tyskie Browary Książęce (SABMiller)
Beer rating: 71 out of 100 with 582 ratings