Braumeister Pils | Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown
Pennsylvania, United States
victorybeer.com

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by nomad on 07-22-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
278
Reviews:
75
Avg:
4.06
pDev:
11.82%
 
 
Wants:
19
Gots:
25
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 278 |  Reviews: 75
Photo of Dface
3.71/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of PhillyStyle
4.2/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ChivoPepe
3.94/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of IPAchris
3.59/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheBeerdedCharmer
3.81/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sabtos
3.73/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Barely cloudy yellow with a small head that can be easily revived with a little vigor.

Grass hay hops and laffy taffy on the nose.

Surprising amount of hop bitterness on the palate, at least for a pilsener. Combined with some other nice rounding flavors of sweetness, citrus and laffy taffy, this is a very intriguing brew.

The drinkability of this beer is what keeps me from completely swearing off the pilsener style. This is nice.

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Photo of ejimhof
5/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of barflybastard
3.68/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ShanePB
4.1/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

20 oz pint. Straw yellow, clear with a big fluffy white head. Floral hops, light malt, biscuits. Flavor is incredibly clean, a bit hoppy, flowery and faint dough. Refreshing and crisp.

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Photo of therealJAYZ
3.95/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of micropale
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SammyJaxxxx
4.46/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of baconfromwalmart
4.39/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of brutalist
3.66/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Boone757
3.98/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jancona
3.79/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a transparent straw color - light foam and lacing. Very light nose of sweet biscuit malt / taste follows with a hint of hops. Good though I prefer the Prima.

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Photo of cjohns73
3.5/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jedk
4.2/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of cheah
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Lurkerson
4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ShemRahBoo
4.21/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JayG523
4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of AMarkle6524
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Hellpop65
3.25/5  rDev -20%

Photo of Phoodcritic
3.25/5  rDev -20%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Braumeister Pils from Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown
4.06 out of 5 based on 278 ratings.
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