Zwiesel Löwentrunk | 1 Dampfbierbrauerei Zwiesel GmbH & Co.KG

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Brewed by:
1 Dampfbierbrauerei Zwiesel GmbH & Co.KG
Germany
dampfbier.de

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by crossovert on 06-05-2011

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Ratings:
4
Reviews:
2
Avg:
4.55
pDev:
12.53%
 
 
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Photo of CrispyFL
4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of BlakeDaSnake
5/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This pils comes in a 11.2oz bottle with a ceramic swing cap

A - Gold with descent amounts of head in the glass. Pretty Beer LOL

S -The smell takes me back to the fatherland

T - smooth, light, and amazing...Good aftertaste...you can tell it's filtered!!

M - very carbonated-like...doesn't feel heavy but full bodied..

O - I enjoyed it

Serving type: bottle

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Photo of DarrellK
3.5/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of crossovert
4.6/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

0,33 liter Bügelflasche mindestens haltbar bis: 04.12.11. This appears to be a cross between a Bohemian pils, a Bavarian pils, and a zwickel.

It pours a very nice color, a deep gold with a huge white head that forms a nice doe and sticks for a long time before receding. It leaves some very nice lacing.

The smell is very good. It is orange-juicy with some lemon rind, herbal with a hint of medicinal qualities, with a nice bready malt presence. It really smells like a combo of Bavarain and Bohemian.

The flavor is very nice. It has the hop flavors of a Bavarian brew with a hint of Bohemian flair perhaps, but mainly it is orange and citrusy with some grassiness. There is a bitterness that reminds me of a north-German pils. This finishes with the malty, slightly buttery character of a Czech pils.

This is a world-class pilsener. It is interesting how it has seemed to have fallen through the cracks.

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Zwiesel Löwentrunk from 1 Dampfbierbrauerei Zwiesel GmbH & Co.KG
4.55 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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