Originally Posted by Irish Stout
Interesting... I had never heard this before and I don't know if I whole heartedly agree. When not ordering a Modelo Negro or a Dos Equis for a Mexican beer, I will almost assuredly order a Pacifico with a lime. Brown bottled Pacifico with a lime is just fine with me.
Also, isn't a Pilsner just another type of lager? Do you mean an amber lager vs a pale lager vs. a pilsner?
It's just a general rule of thumb. I read it one of my beer magazines.
Yes, a pilsner is a pale lager.