Warsteiner Premium German Pilsener | Warsteiner Brauerei

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2,103 Ratings
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Warsteiner Premium German PilsenerWarsteiner Premium German Pilsener
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Warsteiner Brauerei
Germany
warsteiner.de

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by canadianbarman on 07-19-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,103
Reviews:
885
Avg:
3.43
pDev:
15.16%
 
 
Wants:
54
Gots:
378
For Trade:
1
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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

A nice German pilsener, pours a clear golden color, topped with a generous and slowly disappearing white head.
There is a pleasant mild malty aroma complemeted by some grains. Nothing special, but nice.
The taste starts slighty more on the sweet side and is followed by a nicely balanced body with some bitterness added. Finishes with a decent bittery feel, lasting for some time after.
A very drinkable and tasty pilsener. I also love to have one of these, whenever I can.

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A: Crystal clear golden colored brew with a thin white head that leaves mild lace.
S: Grass, fruit and lemon aromas.
T: Grain flavor with sweet malty presence and hints of grape and lemon zest.
M: Light bodied with excellent carbonation. Crisp and refreshing pilsener hop back end.
O: Enjoyable and worth having. Will drink, rinse and repeat.

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Warsteiner Premium German Pilsener from Warsteiner Brauerei
3.43 out of 5 based on 2,103 ratings.
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