Great Lakes The Wright Pils | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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Great Lakes The Wright PilsGreat Lakes The Wright Pils

Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Ohio, United States

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-16-2009

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Ratings: 725 |  Reviews: 197
Photo of mportnoy
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of garymuchow
3.53/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

About 1 month within enjoy by date (8/28). Poured into pils glass.
Creamy doughy malt aroma. Very soft lightly spicy hop.
Smaller but dense white head. Very clear and golden.
More of a blended drink with all the flavor running together and more difficult to ascertain distinct flavors. A solid malt base and hop flavors and then a rather mild bitterness running through the whole affair. Hints of sweetness. Hop taste and soft bitterness lay on the tongue for a moderately long finish.
Slightly big feel for a lager. Kinda' uninspiring.

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Photo of Schmuckles
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of TheManiacalOne
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of dedbeer
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Photo of tallfellapgh
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of heerboth
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of BlueWinged35
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of coz
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of KTCamm
4.01/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Great Lakes the wright pils. Served on tap in Easton PA in a Troegs shaker pint glass.

Clear golden color head of white foam. Pils nose. Standard beer scent. Clean crisp taste. Rock solid all around. Smooth with lemon close. Full body and flavor. Great beer. Really liked this pils. 4 350 425 425 4

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Photo of moodyxc9
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of dgherm
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of rfgetz
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of erogers
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of scruffwhor
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of GreesyFizeek
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of TonyTalon
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of MattPfeifer
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Mjohnescu
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of GRBLUE12
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of HeyJim
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of Gavage
3.77/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: light yellow in color with a 2" head that lasted a while. Some moderate lace painted the glass.

Smell: some light grass and lemons is hard to detect but noticeable.

Taste: a mild grainy malt base with some grass, a bit of lemon, and a mild bitterness.

Mouthfeel: light in body. Very crisp throughout. Relatively clean aftertaste.

Overall: this beer was very light, refreshing, and easy to quaff on a hot summer day. A bit mild in flavor but it hit the spot.

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Photo of MikefromDormont
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of schnell
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of garuda
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Great Lakes The Wright Pils from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
3.84 out of 5 based on 725 ratings.
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