Pilsner
Montauk Brewing Company

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From:
Montauk Brewing Company
 
New York, United States
Style:
Pilsner - German
Ranked #473
ABV:
5.4%
Score:
81
Ranked #27,400
Avg:
3.46 | pDev: 7.23%
Ratings:
21
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jun 21, 2022
Added:
Apr 17, 2019
Wants:
  0
Gots:
  1
SCORE
81
Good
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Notes: With its light and mellow malts, this Pilsner is ultra crisp and super crushable. If you thirst for a flavorful brew that goes down smooth all year long, look no further than Montauk Pilsner.
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3.91/5  rDev +13%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by daliandragon from Maryland

Good clarity but not much for head. Nose is faint but floral. Decent balance, with a flavorful finish that brings some noble hop punch but also a slightly watery texture. This is solid in the style.

Jun 21, 2022
 
3.5 by alexsergio from New York on Aug 12, 2021
 
3.12 by Jsalz21 from New Jersey on Sep 02, 2020
 
3.49 by chrishiker1409 from New York on Aug 08, 2020
 
3.38 by Jeez from Massachusetts on Jul 18, 2020
 
3.54 by O-Meg from New York on Jul 12, 2020
 
3.5 by Arg914 from New York on Jul 12, 2020
 
4.1 by Timfromthemainland from New York on Jan 14, 2020
 
3.52 by travisvb from New York on Dec 25, 2019
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3.43/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25
by metter98 from New York

On-tap at Bowery Bay Tavern, LaGuardia Airport, East Elmhurst, NY

A: The beer is relatively clear yellow in color and has a slight amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high white head that left a narrow collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas of bready malts are present in the nose.
T: The taste follows the smell and has flavors of bready malts along with a bit of associated sweetness.
M: It feels medium-bodied and clean on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This pilsener seems rather malty as it doesn't really have any bitterness compared to other beers in the style.

Serving type: on-tap

Dec 09, 2019
 
3.73 by dbrauneis from North Carolina on Dec 09, 2019
 
3.44 by Ice_Cream_And_IPAs from New York on Nov 29, 2019
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3.52/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
by Beertsipper from New York

Looks is a hazy straw/gold. Frothy white head with small cubes streaming up. Nose is spicy, lemony, sweet. taste follows the nose. Pilsner malts, some hops but not aggressive enough for the bite I was looking for. Lemon, orange peel, cracker. Mouthfeel is light to medium and finishes on the dryer side. Not too bad. Good but far from great.

Oct 18, 2019
 
3.44 by AccipiterofBeer from New York on Oct 02, 2019
 
3.5 by warpedrevolution from Illinois on Sep 15, 2019
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3.19/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5
by moodenba from New York

A can of Montauk Pilsner at refrigerator temperature poured into a "Saison Dupont" glass at the end of July, 2019. A six pack was given to me by my son's girlfriend.

A moderate head formed over a deep amber body. The head gradually dissipated to a thin white ring, and left no lacing. The mild aroma was beery, with some aromatic hops. Flavor is mild, with a slight bitter bite up front along with a faint sweet malt background. Bitterness disappeared after the swallow, leaving an aromatic hoppiness.

I prefer a pilsner with a bigger hop bitterness that extends to the aftertaste. This has a modern hop character that could be appealing to those looking for a milder (and possibly less alcoholic) brew for summertime sipping. I'll stick with Brooklyn Pilsner for favorite lager; Montauk sells my favorite pale ale, Driftwood.

Aug 01, 2019
 
3 by Noelito76 from New York on Jul 29, 2019
 
3.35 by Eychung from New York on Jul 14, 2019
 
3.01 by chiefz1 from New York on Jun 08, 2019
 
3.5 by plaid75 from New York on Jun 07, 2019
 
3.58 by smithj4 from New York on Apr 17, 2019
Pilsner from Montauk Brewing Company
Beer rating: 81 out of 100 with 21 ratings