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Krampus (Imperial Helles Lager) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

926 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 926
Reviews: 405
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.05%
Wants: 69
Gots: 50 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Pilsner |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 07-15-2008)
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mnapier

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3.9/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Serving Temperature, 50 degrees. Serving Glassware, 12 ounce tulip.

I would like to first preface this as interesting in that an imperial helles is not all that common. With that said this beer pours orange and clear with an initial strong foamy head that dies out leaving a nice lining of lace throughout.
The nose is interesting with the intersect of tangerine citrus, and spicey notes, and some honey.
The mouth is medium with strong hop profile, with cinnamon, and honey, and the previously mention tangerine like ctirus.

Interesting to say the least but non one I would want to hadn to someone new to helles.

Cheers

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2009 04:35:07 | More by mnapier
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Krampus (Imperial Helles Lager) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 926 ratings.