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Emmett's Imperial Pilsner - Emmett's Brewing Company

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Emmett's Imperial Pilsner
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.07
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Emmett's Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Pilsner |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

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Beer added by: Dithyramb on 07-21-2006

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4.2/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sampled on tap at the Dundee location. Served in a modified snifter glass, "because of the high alcohol content." Came off chill hazed sunny yellow with a wisp of a head and decent lacing. Aroma of earthy hops and grassy malts.
Though the carbonation was enough to make it go down easy, it seemed thicker than expected. Starts out with a chalky, grassy malts, but is finished with a hefty dose of what I usually just chalk up to "European hops." Not sure what specifically the flavor is, but it is usually associated with Euro-macro-lagers. Plays out well here, with a great dose of complexity. ETOH is very well hidden, though the brew finishes very dry.

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Emmett's Imperial Pilsner from Emmett's Brewing Company
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