Gachupines (950) - USA - JUL 27, 2013
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear golden with little to no head. Aroma is slightly off vanilla. Flavor is a little mild for an imperial with slight notes of burnt oak. A little unpleasant.
jmagnus87 (2732) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - NOV 30, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sampled during RBSG. From notes. Mostly corn and grains, but some light citrus and a hint of caramel. Ok.
chinchill (2128) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 29, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the brewery. IBU - 30.
Excellent clarity in the golden body; good head and very good lacing.
Aroma: spicy baked bread.
This is malty for style (the "imperial" part?) despite a normal hop load. Hints of toffee and baked fruits.
O: a fine looking, very malty pilsner.
Travlr (13184) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 23, 2014
2.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Draft at Mellow Mushroom during the $1 off Shock Top pints special. Crystal clear golden yellow color. Aroma of white pepper and straw. Taste is herbal and slightly medicinal. Is it the lines or the beer?
Itzjerm (1392) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - SEP 23, 2014
2.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Not a typical pilsner type yeast. Very sweety and malty. Golden with fading head. Average taste, not worth writing home about. average with no aroma
jandd1983 (2740) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 7, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled at the RBSG 2014. It poured a golden color with a white head. The aroma was of grass and some honey. The taste was malty with some honey, grain and grass. Nice.
RobertDale (3698) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - JUL 7, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sample during SRBG Bus Tour 2014. Pours a cloudy pale gold with a small white head. Aroma of malt, grain, and citrus. Taste is malt, lemon, grain, and grass. Very thin. Very average.
GenDV138 (1768) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUL 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle during RBSG 2014 Bus Tour. Clear pale yellow with off-white head. Aromas of citrus and skunk. Tastes of skunk, caramel, citrus. Medium-light body with a dry finish.
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 1, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty grainy aroma. Fruity malty grainy weak grassy spicy flavor. Has a fruity malty grainy grassy finish.
DrSilverworm (6934) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 27, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
22oz bottle tasted during RBSG. Hazy pale yellow color. Particles in the body. Minimal white head. Light to medium body. Smooth, crisp lighter carbonation. Bready light peppery flavor. Light citrus. Moderate bitter, light sweet taste. Solid pils.
jtclockwork (8896) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 25, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Etched glass bottle. Pours cloudy yellow white head. Nose/taste of lemon, light peppercorn, pear and light alcohol. Medium body.