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German Pilsener

The Pilsner beer was first brewed in Bohemia, a German-speaking province in the old Austrian Empire. Pilsner is one of the most popular styles of lager beers in Germany, and in many other countries. It’s often spelled as "Pilsener", and often times abbreviated, or spoken in slang, as "Pils."

Classic German Pilsners are very light straw to golden in color. Head should be dense and rich. They are also well-hopped, brewed using Noble hops such has Saaz, Hallertauer, Hallertauer Mittelfrüh, Tettnanger, Styrian Goldings, Spalt, Perle, and Hersbrucker. These varieties exhibit a spicy herbal or floral aroma and flavor, often times a bit coarse on the palate, and distribute a flash of citrus-like zest--hop bitterness can be high.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-5.5%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 151 to 200 (out of 3155) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Old Pavilion PilsnerMarshall Brewing Company5.00773.71
Ayinger Bavarian PilsPrivatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying5.30764.16
Breakside Liquid Sunshine PilsnerBreakside Brewery5.20753.79
PilsnerChuckanut Brewery & Kitchen5.00743.94
Zee German PilsKarbach Brewing Co.4.80743.93
Mother Of ExilesRevolution Brewing5.20733.68
PilsnerMarble Brewery4.70733.77
Hertog Jan PilsenerArcense Stoombierbouwerij (Hertog Jan Brouwerij)5.10733.28
New Cleveland PalesnerPlatform Beer Co.5.00713.68
Trail MagicTree House Brewing Company5.20714.01
Sapporo ClassicSapporo Breweries Ltd.5.00713.05
Speakerswagon PilsnerHaymarket Beer Co. Pub & Brewery5.00703.68
Highland PilsnerHighland Brewing5.50703.8
PilsBlue Pants Brewery5.60694.12
Grieskirchner PilsBrauerei Grieskirchen AG4.80693.58
Slimy Pebble PilsNorth Country Brewing5.00693.43
Mönchshof OriginalKulmbacher Brauerei AG4.90683.48
Engelberg PilsnerUpright Brewing Company5.50683.94
Gin PonyHalf Acre Beer Company6.00673.9
Riverton FlyerFoundation Brewing Company5.50663.92
PilsenerKaiserdom Privatbrauerei Bamberg4.80663.11
Mill Street PilsnerMill Street Brew Pub4.80653.63
Das NaturtrübeDinkelacker-Schwabenbraeu AG5.00653.47
Holsten PilsHanseatische Getränke-Industrie (HGI) Holsten-Brauerei AG5.20653.07
Licher PilsLicher Privatbrauerei4.90653.61
StammtischUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten5.40643.95
Brand PilsenerBrand Bierbrouwerij5.00643.09
Crux PilzCrux Fermentation Project5.20633.84
Monteith's PilsenerMonteith's Brewing Co.5.00623.13
Saranac Bavarian PilsMatt Brewing Company / Saranac Brewery5.50613.78
Atwater PilsnerAtwater Brewery ? 613.34
Pendulum PilsnerB.W. Beer Works USA4.50603.59
The Legendary Duff BeerDUFF Sales & Marketing E.K.4.90602.42
Shadowclock PilsnerBurial Beer Co.5.50593.97
Beck's GoldBrauerei Beck & Co.4.90592.97
Columbus PilsStieglbrauerei zu Salzburg GmbH4.90593.52
Sunshine State PilsFlorida Beer Company5.00583.46
Angel City PilsnerAngel City Brewery5.60583.4
PilsnerCrescent City Brewhouse ? 583.28
Spezial PilsAleSmith Brewing Company4.90583.76
Elemental PilsenerLightning Brewery5.50583.45
Little Bo PilsSmog City Brewing4.40573.52
Ripstop Rye PilsBase Camp Brewing Company5.70563.75
VlietThrees Brewing5.10563.85
La PitouneLe Trou Du Diable5.50553.75
This. Is. Lager.BrewDog4.70553.43
Astra UrtypHanseatische Getränke-Industrie (HGI) Holsten-Brauerei AG4.90553.01
1845 All Malt PilsMinhas Craft Brewery5.50542.5
LandbierBrauerei Kapsreiter GmbH5.30543.8
GetawayLift Bridge Brewery5.20533.67
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