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Krombacher Pils | Krombacher Brauerei

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Krombacher Brauerei
Germany
krombacher.de

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 09-11-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,006
Reviews:
171
Ratings:
576
pDev:
16.27%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
12
Gots:
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Ratings: 576 |  Reviews: 171
Photo of taigor
3.71/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mothman
3.75/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DraconusDesanctus666
3.42/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

P- Poured from a 12 oz bottle,into a Cigar City pint glass.Bottled on 10/06/16 ,best by 10/06/17.

L- Frothy white colored head that stands 1 finger tall,with good retention and sticky lacing.Gold / straw colored body with very good clarity.Low amount of carbonation.

S- On the nose I get grain,wheat,lemon,and grassy notes.A little bit of earthy hops as well.

T- On the palate I get spice and earth hops up front,lemongrass in the middle,and light wheat,grain,and barley on the back end.

F- The mouth feel is a bit thin,with a moderate amount of oxidation on the tongue.Smooth finish.

O- This is a decent pilsner.Not my favorite style,and not my favorite version of the style.It's not a terrible beer,but it is also not something I would drink again.But if you're a big fan of pilsners,by all means give it a shot.

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Photo of Andrewharemza
3.13/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of danflux
3.5/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jontom
4.75/5  rDev +40.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Very good Brew. Delightful and enjoyable. Goes down smooth like any good German beer.

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Photo of Stevedore
3.52/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz can. Served in a willi becher glass. Pours a medium golden yellow body, one finger thick white head, fair retention, thick lacing. Smell is slightly perfume-y, crisp grain, touch of noble hop, slight white grape must. Flavour is sweet and crisp barley sweetness, light floral hops and a bit of earth on the finish. Solidly constructed beer, very drinkable with good flavour. Mouthfeel is medium-lighter bodied, appropriately carbonated, mild to minimal bitterness on the finish.

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Photo of sephyrott
2.08/5  rDev -38.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of windowside
3.41/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of StevenMilligan
3.38/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of porters4life
3.83/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of sweemzander
3.5/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of kvadiat
3.25/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Winston3737
3.87/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of eldoctorador
4/5  rDev +18.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dexterk1
3.29/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Oleg85
3.52/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mothmanscott
3.35/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a dark straw producing a 3+ finger of somewhat lasting, frothy, white head that leaves substantial clumps, rings & webs of lace. Aroma is thin pilsner malt, dry grass & a hint of honey & lemon zest. There is a faint mineral note in the background. Taste is light but clean pale malt, cracker, some lemon, honey & grass. Somewhat dry but not as much so as many of the German Pilseners I've tried. My guess would be that Noble hops are responsible for the bitterness in the finish & aftertaste.

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Photo of louislouis91
4.1/5  rDev +21.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Pmicdee
3/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of monk2021
3.85/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of yaron73
3.69/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of EmperorBevis
3.36/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Bottled
Pours a golden body with decent enough foaming white head
Aroma of icing sugars, farmhouse loaves and brewing copper
Nice malty taste with slight bitter finish
Decent enough mf
Probably now my favourite traditional German pils

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Photo of kw_pip
3.75/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Draught

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Photo of Rimbimhoot
3.72/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Krombacher Pils from Krombacher Brauerei
Beer rating: 3.38 out of 5 with 576 ratings
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