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Reverb Imperial Pilsner - Boulevard Brewing Co.

Reverb Imperial PilsnerReverb Imperial Pilsner

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BA SCORE
85
very good

283 Ratings
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Ratings: 283
Reviews: 60
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.44%


Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Pilsner |  7.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
With its classic recipe and impeccable craftsmanship, this summer seasonal is a study in delicately balanced contrasts. Up front, Pilsner malt makes a clear yet restrained statement, answered by the steady, harmonious hum of Saaz hops, traces of which linger in the dry, crisp finish.

32 IBU

(Beer added by: Reaper16 on 08-18-2012)
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Reviews by mdcrouser:
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mdcrouser

Missouri

3.68/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Transparent gold, characteristic of a pilsner an inch of white head lays on top, bubbling down to a small island of head in the center.

Mildly malted, with grass and lemons in the nose. Doesn't smell near as big as you'd assume for an Imperial.

Big for a pilsner - much the opposite of the nose. Very grassy, some lemon, considerable malt, little lasting reverb on the tongue.

Super dry, relatively subtle carbonation.

Good for the style, but not my favorite style. Take it or leave it.

Serving type: bottle

08-26-2012 03:42:05 | More by mdcrouser
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Reverb Imperial Pilsner from Boulevard Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 283 ratings.