Mahr's Pilsner | Mahrs-Bräu

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mahrs-Bräu
Germany
mahrs.de

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by UncleJimbo on 06-20-2002

BEER STATS
Reviews:
81
Ratings:
125
Avg:
3.93
pDev:
11.45%
 
 
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Reviews: 81 | Ratings: 125
Photo of oberon
3.95/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured a nice straw color with not nearly as much head as expected though not much of one at all,aroma is very bready and malty with a note of wet burlap wich was a little odd to me but not repulsing.Taste was definantly clean and crip with a sweet edge to it finish had a nice herbal hop note that lingers pretty well.A great beer to have sittin on the porch listening to the crickets.

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Photo of WVbeergeek
3.93/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Light golden straw tone with a vibrant nice sized white head, leaves streaks of lacing as it dwindles at a moderate rate. Aroma: Great clean biscuit malts and two row barley, clean overall with a dash of Hallertau hops in the finish. Taste: Very clean classic example of a German pils, grassy taste with a slight lemon citrus bite to it hops leave a good bitterness on the palate a great all around go to pilsner. Mouthfeel: Light to medium bodied moderate carbonation good stuff. Drinkability: Excellent session brew the type of Pils that could be drank in number and enjoyed the entire time.

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Photo of sparkydoyle
4.07/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from .550 l bottle.

Noticable chill haze (beer served around 55 deg. F). Mininal head passed quickly and left light lacework. Straw color with slightly soft carbonation.

Nose is hoppy, Munich malts notes gradually build as the beer warms. Flavor is moderately complex for the style. Bitter foretaste breaks into a slightly sweet, bready finish. Aftertase is dry with a slight bite.

A bit too subtle to be a truly outstanding and memorable example of the style, but enjoyable and great with lobster or fish.

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Photo of Bierman9
3.91/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Enjoyed at Stammtisch AOBF! This bier from a fine Brauerei/Pub in Bamberg poured a clear, rich golden color. Head was white, full and frothy, with great lacing. Nose was grassy and herbal hops; a bit mild but nice. Medium bodied, it was also actually relatively smooth, for a Pils. A touch of biscuity malt (just a touch) was present at the start. Grassy, floral hops take over, with a touch of spiciness thrown in. A very nice example. Zum Wohl!!

overall: 4
appearance: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | mouthfeel: 4 | drinkability: 4

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Photo of UncleJimbo
4.05/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Sampled on tap at The Moan and Dove.

This pilsner poured a hazy, yellow gold color with white foam. The smell was malt, biscuit, and fruity hops. The taste was sweetish malt and biscuit with fruity, mildly floral hops. The mouthfeel was smooth and relatively clean. The body was medium with moderate carbonation. This was a great light and refreshing pilsner, perfect for a warm afternoon.

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Photo of Bighuge
3.54/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

The beer is a hazy golden. Little white head. Nice noble hop aroma. Spicy and a little smoky. Taste has a definite German slant. Bitter and a bit smoky. Good malt base. A bit of complexity in this pilsner. The bit of smokiness really grows on you as you drink it. Makes you want to keep drinking and drinking.....Not an outstanding pilsener, but definitely worth a try for a slightly different twist on the German Style Pilsner.

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Mahr's Pilsner from Mahrs-Bräu
3.93 out of 5 based on 125 ratings.
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