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Lion Imperial Premium Malt Pilsner - Ceylon / Lion Brewery Limited

Lion Imperial Premium Malt Pilsner
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BA SCORE
70
okay

167 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 167
Reviews: 122
rAvg: 2.96
pDev: 25.34%


Brewed by:
Ceylon / Lion Brewery Limited visit their website
Sri Lanka

Style | ABV
Euro Strong Lager |  8.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: DoctorDog on 06-11-2009)
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Douglas88

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2.6/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Bottle from College Liquors in Grand Junction, CO. Pours a crystal clear golden color with a small white bubbly head. The aroma is mostly skunky corn and grains. The flavor is pretty much full of sweet corn and other adjuncts, a sour mash, and skunked flavor. I'm not sure how fresh this was, but it was just a OK lager.

Serving type: bottle

11-11-2008 05:25:33 | More by Douglas88
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S: Grains. Some floral hops but very mild.

T: Cereal grains and sugar, plus extra sugar, with some sugar. A subtle smokiness. Hops are nearly absent.

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O: Meh. As I said, I thought I was buying the Imperial Lion Stout. I won't get the pilsner ever again. I've had so many better and cheaper pilsners...

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Lion Imperial Premium Malt Pilsner from Ceylon / Lion Brewery Limited
70 out of 100 based on 167 ratings.