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Pistol Whip'd - Noble Ale Works

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Reviews: 9
Hads: 66
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: n/a
Wants: 1
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Noble Ale Works visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Halcyondays on 11-05-2012

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This one felt a little hollow for a Czech pils, lacking enough of that bready malt backbone the style demands, and finishing crazy dry. They say they hopped this with Motueka, and that only reinforces my continued suspicious of lagers/pils that try to use new wave hop varities. Not saying it can't be done, but it seems to be a dicey proposition. Just doesn't work here. 'Course, those hops do smell nice, so I guess there's that. (431 characters)

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s: tons of sweet grains, lemongrass, pepper, vanilla, sweet citrus, grassy hops. something like a bubble gum cardboard.

t: very clean. vanilla, pilsner malt, grassy hop bitterness (more than id expect). there is a sweet spice in here that i can't put my finger on - like a sweet coriander, maybe. tons of fresh dough in here too. finishes with sweet grainy malt, earthy hops and just a hint of sweet citrus

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Pistol Whip'd from Noble Ale Works
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