Brewed by Birra del Borgo (AB InBev)
Style: Imperial Pils/Strong Pale Lager
Borgorose (RI), Italy


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RATINGS: 667   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   IBU: 76   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Imperial Pilser" realizzata con Sam Calagione del birrificio Dogfish Head (USA). Pils, Carapils, Simcoe, Warior, Saaz <nt>
Una delle poche incursioni nel mondo della bassa fermentazione made in Borgorose, è il frutto della collaborazione tra Leonardo e Sam Calagione di Dogfishead. Ognuno dei due birrai ha messo del proprio in questa birra, scegliendo a turno il tipo di luppolo da aggiungere pugno a pugno in un dry hopping lungo 60 minuti, tra Simcoe, Warrior e Saaz. Più alcolica e corposa rispetto alle classiche Pils, sorprende per la sua intensità rivelandosi esplosiva ma equilibrata. Una bionda “tosta” di cui vi innamorerete, proprio come la protagonista del romanzo di WillaCather da cui prende il nome.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
panter (3) - CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 3, 2013 does not count
Tap at Open Baladin, Roma, 31. 7. 2013. Hoppy aroma, fruity-citrus. Color is yellow-orange. Flavor is hoppy, bitter. Quite sweet and fruity, medium body. Well balanced beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lunkie (1826) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - JUL 17, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 29, 2014 Malt herbal hop aroma. Murky amber colour great head and lacing. Malt citrus hop herbal flavour. Smooth palate. &#045;&#045;-Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Torrefacto (1453) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUL 11, 2013
Color ámbar con espuma anaranja densa y persistente. Aromas lupulados florales y ligero alcohol. En boca muestra matices cítricos y un final amargo intenso con trazos de alcohol. Muy rica.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
richc (239) - Bolton, Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2013
Aroma of fruit and caramel perhaps lemon and lime.. flavour of rich grainy biscuit with a light spicy note

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewBoxer (2595) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 8, 2013
Bottle. Pours a nice cloudy tan color with a head and lace that lasts. Taste is boozier then the other but drinkable. Very good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
lliams (204) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUL 5, 2013
bright cloudy yellow colour, aromas leap out- classic imperial pilsner smells. nice complex hop profile- bit of pepper n spice too. gee what a cracking beer. dangerous in its smashability

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Terminus (3595) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Bottle-purchased at Guacamole’s in Las Cruces, NM June 2013 Pours lightly hazy yellow hue with a soapy white head that was forever lasing. great lacing from the get go. nose is really bold, asertive spicy hops with notes of sulfur, spice (noble hops), lite leafy aspects, lite alcohol detected as well. smells like an amped up pils. flavors show the big gold hops going on here-leafy, lightly spicy, herbal, with a huge wallop of bitterness here. finish is very dry noble hop spicy bitterness here with a touch of alcohol and i mean just a touch. really big ibu’s here-probably around 90-100. This wasn’t a cheap beer but it was definately really good! Now i need to find the DFH version and compare. this beer has some lite musket grape notes almost champaign like notes long into the finish. tasty!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foffern (1693) - Bodø, NORWAY - JUN 29, 2013
Bottle at home. Pours a hazy yellow-orange colour with a creamy off-white medium head. Aroma of citrus, fruity hops, spices and hay in the background. The flavour is slightly sour with citrus, grassy hops, some sweet fruit and alcohol. Has a slick mouth feel, and a medium bitterness. It’s like a nice mix of an IPA and a wit. One of a kind taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (4656) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUN 29, 2013
7.5% a 750ml bottle I shared after the Saison event/ It pours a nice rich gold with a fluffy head. The aroma was full & fruity , a really great clear taste with fruity/spicy hop notes. Very well balanced, astringeant aftertaste but my impression was overall of fruity bitter deliciousness. Possibly my favorite Birra Del Borgo beer? I am not a big lager guy but this was really nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerbaaron (1974) - Arizona, USA - JUN 19, 2013
Unclear medium yellow with large fluffy white head, lasting with lace. Aroma is delightfully hoppy; citrus, lemon, floral, spicy, soft and wispy-like but full of character. Flavor follows with some initial sweetness followed by the hopppy bitterness. Medium body, clean and refreshing with pleasant grapefruit bitter finish.

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