Eurotrash Pilz | Southern Tier Brewing Company

Eurotrash PilzEurotrash Pilz
BA SCORE
29.2%
Liked This Beer
3.4 w/ 734 ratings
Eurotrash PilzEurotrash Pilz
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company
New York, United States
southerntierbrewing.com

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
This beer may have a cheeky name, but don’t be fooled; it is modeled after fine European pilsners to be light and crisp. Aromatic Noble hop varieties, 2-row malted barley and European style pilsner malt contribute to this pale beer’s smooth character.

Added by aerozeppl on 06-18-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
177
Ratings:
734
Liked:
214
Avg:
3.4/5
pDev:
15.29%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
14
Gots:
68
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Ratings: 734 |  Reviews: 177
Photo of BGsWo22
1/5  rDev -70.6%

Photo of Kreizler
1.5/5  rDev -55.9%

Photo of newbeeraday
1.5/5  rDev -55.9%

Photo of BitterHopHead
1.96/5  rDev -42.4%

Photo of javlin624
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of jsh420
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of Dunes
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of dsnyder61
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of nuclearmeg
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of olliegaff
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of Grinky
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of BrownAleMale
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of djre4orm
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of HayleyHK
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of PDXHops
2.12/5  rDev -37.6%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

12 ounce bottle with no freshness dating, poured into a pils glass. What passes for a head is more or less gone by the time I finish pouring out the contents of the bottle. Nice clarity in the light gold body, though.

Husky and grainy nose with restrained floral and spicy hops in the background. An oddly boozy beer at such a modest ABV, but the alcohol does seem to accentuate the spiciness of the hops. Lingering semisweet doughiness, a thicker than necessary body and booze; this beer is anything but light and refreshing. Rough around the edges, almost like a malt liquor or a Euro strong lager. It's interesting, but I'm glad I only have a single to deal with instead of a sixer.

 686 characters

Photo of DefenCorps
2.14/5  rDev -37.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Born 18th Jan 2012. $1.99 single from The Village Pump

Pouring a clear straw yellow with some floaties, there's a dense, creamy white head that recedes to a disk leaving some lace. It looks pleasant enough, but the first whiff I take tells me something is seriously wrong here. Yes, there's a fairly nice noble hop character present, but there's also a rather intense eggy character, sulfurous and unpleasant. Along with that, there's crushed aspirin, again, unpleasant. I really can't draw out much of a malt aroma here, maybe some doughy character? Disappointing.

The palate opens with a rather metallic character along with sulfur and a definite plsaticy/medicinal character. Chlorophenols? Fermentation too warm? There is some hop flavor and some malt flavor as well, but the flaws here really get in the way of my evaluating them. Fairly neutral malts, with a mild earthy bitterness and a nice hop flavor, this actually has a nice, rounded hop character. The flaws, though ruin it. On the bright side, some of the off flavors do dissipate as I let the beer sit, but this isn't a style that should require decanting. Carbonation is high, probably appropriately enough, but I doubt my drain is going to care if it weren't.

 1,227 characters

Photo of JC333
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of JimmyPhillips
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of Joev_84
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of danbush16
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of atrocity
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of JimBNP
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of mhammo129
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of kjrod20
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of lilnicky068
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Eurotrash Pilz from Southern Tier Brewing Company
Beer rating: 29.2% out of 100 with 734 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.