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Mission Imperial Alt - Mission Brewery

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Mission Imperial Alt
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 3
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mission Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  8.25% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: charlzm on 02-21-2009

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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 3
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3.75/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Consumed 02/18/09 at Stone World Bistro, Escondido, CA.

Medium amber colored brew. Clear. Well-carbonated: tiny bubbles march up the sides of the glass non-stop. No head when glass was presented; just sticky off-white foam.

The nose notes a sweet, nutty aroma.

Very flavorful. Strong caramel malt character. Slight nuttiness. Honey and molasses - this is a sweet beer. Stops just short of cloying, but thank goodness it was a smallish glass.

Unexceptional mouthfeel.

Not sure how long or if this beer was conditioned, but more time on this brew would probably increase drinkability and decrease that almost-too-much sweetness.. (634 characters)

Mission Imperial Alt from Mission Brewery
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