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Panzer Imperial Pilsner - Port Brewing

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BA SCORE
83
good

181 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 181
Reviews: 134
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 14.71%
Wants: 13
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Port Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Pilsner |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: paytoplay on 10-12-2008)
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3.58/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Review from BeerAdvocate Magazine Issue #46 (Nov 2010):

A lively pour that induces a very thick, white foam head. Hazy gold that drops bright as the beer warms. Fresh, dank hops in the nose with plenty of floral notes. Smooth. Creamy. Up front bite of alcohol, heat and spice. Bready, biscuity malts. Sugary sweet. Suggestions of honey. Fruity; apples, tropical. Hoppy, bitter and assertive with decent doses of citrus, herbal and resins. Coarseness and astringency. Bone-dry, bitter finish with alcohol fumes on the breath. Perhaps a bit too hot and sweet, and could use some cleaning up, but other than that, it is what it is ... a big American Pils, brewed like a tank, hopped-up and ready to kick your ass.

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2011 02:23:03 | More by BeerAdvocate
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Panzer Imperial Pilsner from Port Brewing
83 out of 100 based on 181 ratings.