Freiberger Premium-Pils | Freiberger Brauhaus AG

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Brewed by:
Freiberger Brauhaus AG

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by plaid75 on 11-20-2006

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Ratings: 16 |  Reviews: 6
Reviews by bambam2517:
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

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Photo of plaid75
3.45/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Poured a medium straw hue with a one and a half finger foamy white head. There was decent retention and lacing.

The smell featured a solid soft grain and a healthy dose of noble hop.

The taste was upfront doughy with a mild grainy sweetness. Secondary flavors of spicy hop soon developed.

The mouthfeel was clean and dry.

Overall an easy drinking pils. Certainly not the best, but pretty good.

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Photo of Sachsenfreude
3.62/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

appearance; typical straw yellow, some head, not much lace.

smell; hoppy but also an unique sweetness, balances pretty nice, perhaps a bit floral as well.

taste; nothing special, but still quite decent, fresh and crisp bitterness with a quick tart taste as it first hits the mouth but then mellows out to slightly sweet. A little different from other Pils but nice.

mouthfeel; loose and watery with nice carbonation, very crisp and fresh.

drinkability; very light and drinkable, nothing really offensive about this beer and it makes a decent Pilsner to drink up with friends.

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Photo of endless1408
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of Beerman1977
2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

Photo of clarknova
3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

Photo of harpus
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of Brabander
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of Thorax
4.24/5  rDev +20.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Purchased in a local Netto grocery store in Dresden, Germany. One of several pilsners available in SE Germany, it is probably better than the average Pils. A little more expensive here in Dresden than the local Radeberger (expected), but overall a very good example of a quality pilsner. No complaints here.

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Photo of Pacioli1445
3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

Photo of crisis44
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of Sinfull
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of Evil_Pidde
3.53/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours clear golden without bubbles in the liquid. The medium-large white creamy head takes some time to dissipate, leaving some lacings.

S: Grain and dry malt. Bitter hops and faint citric notes.

T: Dough and grain together with bitter hops gives it a nice balance.

M: Aftertaste is long and holds nice bitterness. Body is medium as well as carbonation.

D: A nice well-balanced German Pilsener

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Photo of MustaPekka
4/5  rDev +13.3%

Good alternative to Radeberger if you are visiting Dresden, Germany or in that area. Radeberger is definetely a good beer, but maybe overrated. Freiberger is a very good alternative (although Freiberg brewery is owned by Radeberger .....).

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Photo of Dentist666
3.24/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Not very impressing pilsner, but with pleasant hop bite in the finish.

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Photo of Freiberger14
4.1/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer is the local favorite of the People of Freiberg. It very nicely represents the German Pils style. Whenever my friend from Germany comes to visit, I always request for him to bring back some Freiberg. Light in color, crisp, very refreshing. More of a camaraderie beer for me than anything. If you are in the area I recommend taking the brewery tour (generous samples, pretzels).

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Freiberger Premium-Pils from Freiberger Brauhaus AG
Beer rating: 3.53 out of 5 with 16 ratings