Pilsner | Palmbräu Zorn Söhne KG

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Brewed by:
Palmbräu Zorn Söhne KG
Germany

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by dbrauneis on 07-01-2012

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Ratings:
3
Reviews:
2
Avg:
2.89
pDev:
2.77%
 
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of ptarmigan98
2.99/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of metter98
2.81/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

On-tap at Rattle ‘n Hum, New York, NY

A: The beer is crystal clear light amber in color and has a slight amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a thin off white head that left a bit of lacing on the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: The smell seems to be more like an amber/red ale with hints of toasted malts and sweetness.
T: Like the smell, the taste has flavors of toasted malts and a bit of malty sweetness with muted hints of bready malts. No bitterness is detectable.
M: It feels medium-bodied and extremely smooth on the palate with a low to moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer seems to taste more like an amber/red ale compared to a pilsener; however it is very easy to drink and I would have no problem drinking a few of these in succession.

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Photo of dbrauneis
2.91/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Served on tap at Rattle N Hum in New York, NY

A: Pours a crystal clear deep golden yellow in color with moderate to heavy amounts of visible carbonation. The beer has a three quarter finger tall creamy off-white head that reduces by about 50% but has very good head retention properties and leaves an even thick layer covering the entire surface of the beer. Significant amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Light to moderate aromas of bready malts, honey sweetness, and floral hops.

T: Fairly strong flavors of bready malts with some light honey-like sweetness. There is a light hint of floral hop but very little if any bitterness is present (which is a little unusual for the style).

M: Light to medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Smooth and creamy.

O: Not a very typical example of the style and not what I expected when ordering a German Pilsener - the mouthfeel, smell, and taste are all a little different. Easy to drink, enjoyable, and sessionable.

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Pilsner from Palmbräu Zorn Söhne KG
2.89 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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