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Tuborg Pilsner | Tuborg Deutschland GmbH

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2.97/5
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41 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tuborg Deutschland GmbH
Germany
tuborg.de

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by stoutman on 12-25-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,507
Reviews:
11
Ratings:
41
pDev:
25.93%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
5
Trade:
0
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Photo of Tresha
1/5  rDev -66.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Tuborg in India is worse than even the Kingfisher! Very bitter the beer is difficult to follow. The only reason why people like this beer is because it comes with an easy to open bottle cap. I personally do not like the taste of the beer. The colour is like any pilsner, pale golden in colour with carbonation. It is usually served very cold and that probably masks the taste.

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1.25/5  rDev -57.9%

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1.5/5  rDev -49.5%

Photo of GreggBarton
1.75/5  rDev -41.1%

Photo of TheDeuce
1.96/5  rDev -34%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Tuborg Pilsner….on tap at hotel bar in First Hotel Vesterbro…Copenhagen

Appearance-light pale gold, medium sized head that fizzes up and then goes away quickly.

Smell- mild hop aroma, alcohol, cooked grains, small spice, not much

Taste/Mouthfeel-muddled instead of crisp, light mouthfeel, adjunct flavors mixed with grain alcohol and light hops, watery, seems very filtered like an American beer. Grain comes back near the end and lingers on the tongue.

Overall-not up to par, not even to Carlsberg and other mass Danish and Scandinavian beers, avoid.

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Photo of drmeto
2.2/5  rDev -25.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 1.75

L:
-pours a clear golden with a small to medium,foamy,white head
-medium carbonation visible
S:
-honey,grainy,spicy,corn sweetness,toasted grain,cereals
T:
-grainy,spicy,metallic,herbal
-finishes dry
-low to medium bitterniss for the style
F:
-medium to high carbonation
-light to medium body
O:
This is simply not good

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Photo of drpimento
2.23/5  rDev -24.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Got this bottle at the nearby Supermercado Disco here in Recoleta, Buenos Aires. Was second back on the shelf, but nevertheless, it's green glass - you pretty much know what you're going to get. And you do. Or I did. Poured with a white head, that mostly disappeared and no lace. Right away upon opening I pick up the skunk. Not overwhelming, just enough to bother me. Also some malt, bitter hop and a bit of spicy sweetness. Flavor's about the same. Body's not too bad; decent carbonation. Eh.

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2.25/5  rDev -24.2%

Photo of alesaram
2.5/5  rDev -15.8%

Photo of stevoj
2.57/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

This rating is for the German version brewed in Hamburg under license. To start a plastic bottle with screw off lid...released in time for the European Football championships. Nice malty aroma, and decent appearance poured into a pilsener glass (roughly). Foamy lasting head and fizzy carbonation. But the taste falls flat, bordering on an American mass market lager. Watery and unimpressive.

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Photo of Haybeerman
2.74/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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2.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

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3/5  rDev +1%

Photo of F_riedrich
3.1/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Douberd
3.15/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Bottle of 500 ml, bought in Germany on a recent trio there. ABV 4,9%, made of water, barley malts and hops. Poured into a pilsner glass. Golden yellow colour. Lots of activity in the glass. Head is two fingers in height at first, half of it is gone fast and the remaining hald has an average retention. Head is soapy n thexture, once gone, a thin layer of it still remains back to cover the beer's surface.
Aroma is a very typical pilsener one, maybe more hoppy.
Very hoppy on the taste too,slighty bitter aftertaste with short finish.
Medium-thin body and very carbonated.
Good one, it could do with less carbonation.

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Tuborg Pilsner from Tuborg Deutschland GmbH
Beer rating: 2.97 out of 5 with 41 ratings
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