German Pils | Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)
Wisconsin, United States | website

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.35%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by t0rin0 on 11-19-2010

BEER STATS
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
18
Avg:
3.57
pDev:
12.89%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
3
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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 18
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Photo of Sammy
3.28/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

On tap at the downtown brewpub. Neutral aroma, light coloured but noticeably lacey. A decent drinker, with a mild bitterness and mineralness as denoted by 13 IBU. Average mouthfeel. Suitable carbonation.Serviceable sessionable, at 5.4% abv.In a word, unoffensive.

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Photo of WoodBrew
3.5/5  rDev -2%

Photo of Eaglefan344
3.5/5  rDev -2%

Photo of g_jenkins
2.25/5  rDev -37%

Photo of Hendrick24
3.32/5  rDev -7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of MooseBoose
4/5  rDev +12%

Photo of MaxOhle
3.83/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Rosquin
3.75/5  rDev +5%

Photo of jwc215
3.69/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours slightly hazed light yellow with a thin head that lasts and leaves some lacing.

The smell is very mild - a hint of grain, with touch of lemongrass. Something else mixes in that I can't quite place but is not particularly pleasant - fortunately it is muted.

The taste is of grain, some lemongrass balance. Clean finish.

The feel isn't quite crisp, but it is smooth.

An easy-drinker - hits the style well enough. A mild/soft interpretation. Good enough choice for an easy-drinking, inoffensive pils.

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Photo of Jimboe
4.25/5  rDev +19%

Photo of erogers
3.28/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Sweffin
3.29/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Pintofbrown
3.74/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

In a shaker pint.

Bright gold body, this pils has a ring of bone white foam.

The scents are light and unobtrusive, lemon, cracker, pepper.

I am surprised by the earthiness that hits me in this pilsner. I was expecting a more crisp profile of flavors. It slowly gives way to a little bit of lemon, grass, and a subtle cereal finish. Again, they are not bold and in your face flavors, fairly light.

I really like the feel. I am so used to pilsners being very carbonated, whereas this one is smooth and floats over the tongue.

This beer is supremely quaffable and will not raise eyebrows in a good or bad way, just a case of good beer doing good things.

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Photo of Sconnie25
3.75/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I purchased an individual can of this from a Trig's Cellar 70 in Wausau, WI. This German Pils pours a light golden hue with a decent head and lacing. The aroma is crisp and clean with a nice hint of sweet bready malt. The flavor is sweet and grainy upfront and finishes malty at the back but is very crisp and clean. Overall I really enjoyed this Pilsner.

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Photo of pjsikorsky
2.75/5  rDev -23%

Photo of t0rin0
3.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sampled 10/9/2010 at the brewpub.

Pours dark yellow, clear, small white head, small amount of lacing, and not much retention.

Aroma is lemon, urine, malt, and grass.

Flavor is grass, earthiness, corn, pee, and bitterness. Not great by any means but on par for the style. Lots of CO2.

Body is light/medium. Drinkable.

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Photo of Soneast
4/5  rDev +12%

Photo of bigpoppa67
3.5/5  rDev -2%

German Pils from Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)
3.57 out of 5 based on 18 ratings.
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