Bohemian Pilsner
Brauerei Lemke Berlin

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Style:
Pilsner - Bohemian / Czech
Ranked #338
ABV:
5%
Score:
84
Ranked #39,898
Avg:
3.48 | pDev: 9.2%
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
11
From:
Brauerei Lemke Berlin
 
Germany
Avail:
Year-round
Wants
  1
Gots
  5
SCORE
84
Good
Notes: Intense fragrance of flowery-fruity notes: blossoms, honeydew melon, citrus and herbal notes of camomile and sage. The initial taste offers a confident bitterness and herbal-fruity aroma, followed by rather sharp nuances like geranium. The strong malty body complements the hops with a robust nutty note. The finish leaves you with a lasting bitterness and herbal flavour.

Malt: Bohemian Pilsener, Wiener, CaraRed
Hops: Saazer, East Kent Golding
Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 11 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
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flyingpig from Scotland

3.56/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

500ml Keg from Berlin brewpub (€5.00):
This one was a fairly enjoyable offering from Lemke again but probably not quite as good as some of their previous offerings that I've tried recently, mainly down to the fact that the nose was quite subdued & could definitely have been stronger. There was some pleasant citrus flavours throughout the beer & I enjoyed the earthy bitterness coming through around the middle with touches of spice in there too. It was quite a fresh & easy to drink beer with some dryness & a solid lager taste throughout without it ever really exciting; nice stuff but probably not the best from the brewery.

May 17, 2017
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drmeto from Germany

3.56/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

L:
-pours a hazy golden with a big,foamy,white head
-medium carbonation visible
S:
-grassy,spicy,honey,biscuity,lemon,floral,orange zest
T:
-Follows the nose
-very clean and dry finish
-medium to high bitterniss for the style
F:
-medium carbonation
-light body
O:
Misses the mark of a Bohemian Pils, but it's a good Lager imo.

May 02, 2016
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BlackHaddock from England

3.39/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Drank twice during Feb 2013 in the Dickenstr/rail arches outlet while in Berlin.

Slight haze hue to this pale golden brew: on top a white crown which hung around for a while and left a little lacing before departing.

Mild hop aroma (floral and woody) with a more maltier (biscuity) taste than the smell indicates. Pleasant bitter finish and although I prefered the 'original' this isn't a bad beer.

Mar 11, 2013
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stcules from Italy

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Drunk draft directly to the brewpub, it has a yellow turbid and cloudy colour, with white foam and thin, although not very persistent.
It has the typical scents of Pils, with a significant bitter hops fresh grassy style.
The mouth feeling are enough malted, with a background slightly honeyed but not predominant, and it is quite dry.
Aftertaste leaves a pleasant bitterness and a dryness that cleans the palate, preparing the mouth of a further draft.
Definitely palatable and refreshing.

Mar 24, 2010
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dasenebler from Maine

4.17/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

On-tap at a brew pub in Berlin, under the train station at Hackescher Markt. The Pils came to the table in a tall .5L mug with an unassuming appearance and head. Smell was of slightly funky european hops but some malt as well. Appeared to be unflitered.

Taste was very good, one of the best Pils I've ever had. Some hop bitterness that was refreshing, but what impressed me most about this beer was its mouthfeel. This Pils is somewhat maltier than average, and the ensuing mouth feel is amazing. I never thought a pils could be "creamy" and light but this one was that, and if not, then very close. Not over carbonated as well, which is something I like.

All of Lemke's brews are made on-site, and each is of the highest quality. They had four beers on-tap when I was there: Pils, Dunkel, Weiss, and Stout (seasonal). Although Berlin is not as famous for its beer as Bavaria and the Rhineland, Lemke gives Berlin some points for local brewing.

An outstanding Pils.

Aug 17, 2008
Bohemian Pilsner from Brauerei Lemke Berlin
Beer rating: 84 out of 100 with 11 ratings