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Big Easy Imperial Maibock - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

Not Rated.
Big Easy Imperial MaibockBig Easy Imperial Maibock

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BA SCORE
79
okay

198 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 198
Reviews: 104
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 15.8%
Wants: 3
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  7.10% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 02-02-2003)
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This is not my typical style of beer, as I am a bit of a hop head and an IPA lover, but in an effort to continue trying different styles and flavor profiles, I picked up a bottle of the Big Easy.

A: Poured into a pint glass. The beer was clear with a medium to dark amber color.

S: Sweet and bready/malty aroma.

T: Sweet with minimal hop bitterness, indicative of this beer style. The high alcohol content comes through slightly as well.

Overall: This is a OK beer to drink. The higher alcohol content seems to reduce the drinkabilty of the beer.

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Big Easy Imperial Maibock from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
79 out of 100 based on 198 ratings.