Wine Enthusiast picks Prima Pils for ‘Top 25 Beers’ list.

Score = 94

Victory Prima Pils (German Pilsener; Victory Brewing Com- pany, PA); 5.3% abv, $10/6 pack. One of America’s most cherished and sought-after pilsners, this is a terrific example of an American pils that’s sure to please. The hops are big and floral on the nose, with more biscuity malt in the mouth playing alongside the notes of fresh citrus. Full and creamy with moderate carbonation and low alcohol, a soft bitterness follows through the long finish and closes on a sweet hop-oil note. An excellent companion to food, though certainly enjoyable all on its own as well.

Click here  to see the full list.

Comments are closed.

European Tradition.

  

American Ingenuity.

The Victory Brewing Story

The story of Victory Brewing Company starts on a school bus in 1973 when fifth-graders Ron Barchet and Bill Covaleski stepped aboard, on their way to a new school. The two became fast friends and remained so, even as they grew up and went to college on opposite coasts. Just months out of college, Bill’s appreciation of good beer and access to his father’s home brewing equipment inspired him to explore the hobby. That same year (1985), Bill gave Ron a home brewing kit as a Christmas gift. With that, both Bill and Ron developed their love of the craft…
Learn More…