Estaminet Premium Pils | Brouwerij Palm NV

BA SCORE
79
okay
130 Ratings
THE BROS
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Estaminet Premium PilsEstaminet Premium Pils
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Palm NV
Belgium
palm.be

Style: Euro Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-11-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
130
Reviews:
28
Avg:
3.41
pDev:
14.37%
 
 
Wants:
5
Gots:
23
For Trade:
0
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Photo of Paincane
3.18/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

A: Pale clear gold body with a thin short-lived white head.
S: Biscuity, bread, grassy & fruity nose.
T: Grain, bread & light fruit, grape flavors. Sweet and a bit watery.
M: Smooth light bodied, clean and refreshing with a dry finish.
O: This brew lacks complexity, but is simple, straightforward and refreshing. Decent but far from great.

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Photo of ArcMage
4.16/5  rDev +22%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A: No persistent head, no lacing, clear rings all the way down. Fitting of a clear lager.

S: Vague malt and metal. As good as any bottled lager I've met, but not a standout by any means.

T: Middling sweet, buckwheat honey front, center, and standing tall. Barest hint of a hop finish, a ghost of a bitter note.

M: Crisp and light, a good beverage beer. Sharp enough to stand against even a heavy pizza.

Overall: A fine full lager, suitable for three or four at a run. Good to pound or to sip. A fine all-around beer.

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Photo of tbeer40
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of TeachChefs
3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

Photo of wonothesane42
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of dmorgan310
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Jame515
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Fettpopps
4/5  rDev +17.3%

Photo of tdm168
3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

Photo of Seamacm
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Pog-Mo-Thoin
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Stinkypuss
3.44/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a light gold color with a short lived head. Aroma of stewed hops and sweet grainy malt. In the taste, pilsner malts, euro like malt and aggressive noble hop bitterness. The hop bite dries out the palate. Medium to light bodied with a dry finish. Overall, a decent euro pils.

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Photo of wc94wc
4/5  rDev +17.3%

Photo of nmann08
3/5  rDev -12%

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4/5  rDev +17.3%

Photo of Vylo
4.75/5  rDev +39.3%

Photo of BJSmit
3.75/5  rDev +10%

Photo of Zekenyce
3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

Photo of Griffith
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Pillowburn
3/5  rDev -12%

Photo of Flounder57
3.53/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

11.2 oz bottle was poured into a pint glass.

Appearance: This beer poured a small head that reduced to a thin later. It is a golden straw yellow with great clarity and bubbles coming up through the glass. Nice lacing on the glass as the beer was drank.

Smell: Bready cereal malts, grassy noble hops.

Taste: Bready sweet cereal grains followed by noble grassy hop bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Smooth, chewy, medium bodied, mild hop bitterness, and low to medium carbonation.

Overall: Better than most EPL's with none on the skunk aftertaste. I'd have another.

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Photo of GuitarIPA
2.25/5  rDev -34%

Photo of pkalix
2.91/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

didn't know this was a Palm product when I got it....
pours a corona/dehydrated urine yellow with some bulky thick and sticky foam on top.
healthy, husky pils/cereal aroma...
taste is typical.... pils, but a bit bland and a funky side taste I cannot identify. very weak taste; metallic.
interesting, but not my preferred style. by a long shot. Heineken/stella flavor with low abv....
beautiful label on the bottle, though.... it got me to buy it!

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Photo of Chugs13
3/5  rDev -12%

Estaminet Premium Pils from Brouwerij Palm NV
3.41 out of 5 based on 130 ratings.
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