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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Black Imperial Pilsner.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (8678) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 23, 2016
Bottle from Cork & Cask. Pours dark brown with a thick beige head. Aromas of chocolate, light coffee, light citrus tang. Taste is more of the same. Interesting take on the style. Nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
M_Sack (568) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 15, 2016
Bottle. Very dark brown/black, with latte coloured frothy head and strong lacing. Strong chocolate aroma, coffee, lick of citrus. Chocolate and coffee are the predominant flavours, but a great citrus lightness and slight bitterness. Slightly over carbonated. Great style that you don't see too much around the Aussie beer scene. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
floydian1 (1296) - FNQ, Australia, - AUG 16, 2015
From a classy 500ml bottle euphemistically billed as a "black imperial pilsner" with BB 3/16. This is basically a hoppier schwarzbier with sweet toasty caramel malts on the nose and tongue before a medium-full lingering somewhat resinous dry hop bitterness takes over the palate. It pours cloudy dark red-brown with a rocky tan head. Hard to believe that this is still technically a lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Davros (2601) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - AUG 13, 2015
Pours black with a light tan head. Nose shows spicy hops, bready malt, herbal notes and soft vegetal characters. Flavours include roasted malt, herbal and spicy hops and bready notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maneliquor (3482) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 22, 2015
Tap at Mane Liquor. I rate this. Bloody tasty with heavy coffee and a pleasing burnt bitter-like finish which lingers and drops off nicely. Sessionable as well which is impressive. Could drink a bit of this. Nice stuff

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mkel07 (4832) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 10, 2014
On tap at Scratch Bar. Rating from April 2014. There are hints of smokiness that gets in your nose and throat and the beers pours a dark brown colour.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rangi (670) - NEW ZEALAND - JUN 21, 2014
Nice refreshing lager with just a touch of roast and hops. Great looking beer pure black with a tan head.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
StevieT (1354) - AUSTRALIA - APR 25, 2014
From a growler at Warners on the Bay. Apparently it’s a dark pilsner, pours almost black with a tan head, the hops flavour kicks in after the rich roasted malt. I liked it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
PetesBeers (38) - Adelaide, AUSTRALIA - APR 10, 2014
Confusing, but not a bad drop. The nose convinces you you’re about to drop into a double IPA, whilst the colour is saying malt, malt. Well, a bit of both don’t hurt. On tap at the Wheaty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (9417) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2013
Draught as a pot size at The Scratch, Brisbane. On July 21, 2013.
As "Imperial Black Pilsner".
Clear dark red to black color, teal head. Sweet, malty, a bit roasted taste. Roasted, slight bit metallic aftertaste. Medium but high co2 mouthfeel, medium high bitterness. Sweet, malty scent.

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