Sticke Pilsner - Beer Camp #43 (Best Of Beer Camp: Imperial Pilsner) - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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Reviews by Siriusfisherman:
3.6/5 rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
First impressions upon opening are of an incredibly aromatic, crystal clear, golden pilsner. The taste disappointed slightly, the hops seemed much to subtle for a beer with 'Imperial' in the name, and clearly 5.6% alcohol does not live up to the name either. WIth that said, it is a very well-made German style pilsner and I will have no trouble finishing off all three in the case. Nothing about this beer is 'Imperial'.
Hops - Herbal, small spice, slight citrus zest. Very much a blend of the traditional noble hop flavors and more tropical IPA varieties.
Malt - Very sublte sweetness, but rich enough to keep the beer balanced.
Serving type: bottle
08-30-2012 04:30:25 | More by Siriusfisherman
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3.34/5 rDev -11.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25
S: very floral, citrus notes in the background
A: golden color
T: very hoppy pilsner lots of grapefruit/citrus notes with a mild bitterness
M: full clean body with good amount of carbonation
O: decent pilsner would have liked more floral hop character.
Serving type: on-tap
02-10-2014 06:38:43 | More by bierdeflanders
3.49/5 rDev -7.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25
A- Clear golden yellow body and a white foam cap of head. Constant stream of bubbles.
A- Clean malt light grassy hops.
T- Grainy sweet malt with a light bitterness that comes through more and sticks around in the finish. Not much in the way of hop flavor.
M- Medium body and smooth with an appropriate level of carbonation.
D- It's not bad, but there are better pilsners out there.
Serving type: bottle
05-21-2013 19:03:44 | More by gpogo
Sticke Pilsner - Beer Camp #43 (Best Of Beer Camp: Imperial Pilsner) from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 426 ratings.