Hartmann Edelpils
Brauerei Gasthof Hartmann

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Beer Geek Stats:
Style:
German Pilsner
ABV:
4.9%
Score:
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Avg:
3.43 | pDev: 20.12%
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
6
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Brauerei Gasthof Hartmann
 
Germany
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3.59/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

I got this beer in a six-pack from good friends that visited Germany. THAT what friends are for!

Clear golden beer with a foamy, white head that leaves a lot of lacing on the glass.

Nose: Caramel malt, pilsner malt, honey, bread, floral notes and grain.
Taste: Malty, both caramel and pilsnermalt. Sweet grainy malt. Crisp and clean. Floral, grass and herbs.
Mouth: Medium to light body. A dry an light bitter ending.

Easy drinking beer that I really like a hot day!

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3.79/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Hartmann-Bräu "Hartmann Edelpils"
,5L brown glass bottle, "Mindestens haltbar bis: 17.03.18F" and sampled on 25.09.17
8,50€/sixpack at the Brauerei Gasthof

Look: Fingerprint-through-the-glass clarity in a straw gold body beneath a full head of frothy bright white that holds remarkably well and leaves some very nice lacing behind.
Smell: Grainy, straw-like malt and lightly herbal and leafy hops greet you in the nose.
Taste: Solidly bitter to be sure, the sweetish grainy malt is easily balanced, and spicy, grassy, floral, tea-like, and herbal hop notes linger in the dry, bitter finish.
Feel: Medium-light in body and gently crisp across the palate.
Overall: A surprisingly hoppy and bitter pils. It's got good balance with some sweetish malt upfront, hops across the middle and into the lingering finish, and a good punch of drying bitterness that lingers - but it somehow lacks the charm of their other beers.

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3.77/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From the tap at the brewery, it pours a golden color with a nice head. Lacing as you enjoy it. Nose gets hops and malt, followed by the mouth getting the nice hop bitterness with the malt flavor.

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4/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Aroma: Typical Pils malts, quite strong, but not much else, pleasant and aromatic.
Flavor:
Front: Bitterness and tartness with some sweet Pils malt in the background, which is unusual I find.
Mid: More bitterness and tartness with lots of Pils sweetness.
Back: Again, more of the above with sweet Pils malts intermingled.
Aftertaste: same as the taste, sweet Pils malts and bitterness and tartness.

Mouthfeel: Same as above for the regular Pils.

Overall: mmm, it's hard to rate. Tastes good, but nothing special. Extremely pleasant and balanced, but I find it's leaning more toward the bitter side vs. malt sweetness, which I like. 4 of 5.

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1.93/5  rDev -43.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

500ml bottle into .3l bierkrug in Bamberg, Franconia (NOT Bavaria!), Germany. Reviewed live.

A: Four finger head of no cream, decent thickness, and average retention. Clear yellow colour.

Sm: Clean barley. Pretty bad.

T: Just a barley body with a slight stale cream finish. Bleh. Simple and pretty crap. Unbalanced and poorly built. The finish is awful, and unfortunately it lingers.

Mf: Too smooth and too wet.

Dr: Average ABV, crap quality, great price. This is what we call a "student beer".

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3.47/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A little sweeter then most pils. It's a simple pale malt sweetness that tastes like it held a stew of spring flowers. Lightly sweet floral aroma is just slightly grassy. Fine bright white head faded quickly to a thin ring. Streams of tiny bubbles rise through the pale straw colored beer. Light, slightly watery mouthfeel. Not bad, not good, just o.k.

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Hartmann Edelpils from Brauerei Gasthof Hartmann
Beer rating: 3.43 out of 5 with 6 ratings