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Brewed for the Pizza Beer Company
http://www.pizzabeer.net

Unfiltered American Ale Brewed With Basil, Oregano, Tomato and Garlic. Truly the Worldís First Culinary Beer Designed to Taste Great on Itís Own and Even Better With Food (Especially Pizza) The Beer is Truly Unique In That It Also Makes a Tremendous Ingredient in All Types of Foods. Chef Tom & Mamma Mia Have Developed Several Cooking Videos on Display at www.pizzabeer.net


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Headbanger (3491) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAY 23, 2008
16oz bottle-A slightly hazy very carbonated body with a small ring for a head. Aroma of pizza sauce. Taste of oregano, basil, slight hops, and slight tomato. This medium bodied brew is a little bitter as well. I wish I tried the original. A different tasting brew.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CanIHave4Beers (3524) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - MAY 19, 2008
This was suprisingly very good. As far as flavored and fruit beers are concerned this one is particularly tasty and interesting. The scent smells (I kid you not) like very good pizza sauce. The taste is slightly less intense, but never the less there are without a doubt, some very spicy flavors of oragano and basil. The tomato flavor is subdued but plesant. On top of all of this there is a good light hop bitterness at the back of the tongue. The beer pours with a small head and is slightly cloudy and light orange.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Shag (2655) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - MAY 17, 2008
UPDATED: JUN 14, 2008 What an interesting drinking experience. Sampled with cheese pizza of course. A golden appearance. The aroma is pepperoni, oregano, and cheese. The pizza flavor is there but not overpowering. Some spiceness shows through in the finish. Overall it does have a pizza flavor for sure but my only complaint is the body is a bit thin

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ChainGangGuy (4486) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - MAY 14, 2008
Created by Tom and Athena Seefurth of Campton Township, Illinois in his lifelong pursuit to combine two of the worldís great loves, pizza and beer. Some say itís the best pizza beer around. Feh! If I had a dollar for every time Iíve heard this... Oh, but Iíll give it a chance, as Iím a real sucker for unique beer it seems. Hm. Not to brag, but, itís a Pizza Parade, babies! Hands down, no question, it is pizza-y. That was the aim of Mister and Missus Seefurth and they achieved it. The nose is slathered in spicy, chunky, robust tomato sauce primarily, with just a slight bready background note. This, of course, carries over into the taste. Along the way, other flavors begin to develop -- some sweetish dough here, some chiffonade basil there. Even a pinch of red pepper spiciness. Oh, and packed with fresh garlic. Ah, the power of garlic. As with any pie, itís more of the same till the end, though the spices still had legs and carried on well past the finish. As you drink it down, the various flavors really start to come together as it slowly bakes in your gut, all of it settling vaguely under the definition of "pizza", at least in terms of flavor and aroma. No complaints here. However, as with Shortís Bloody Beer, I just canít see myself calling on this beer every day. Not bad at all, though. Easily the best pizza beer on the market.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
awautlet (45) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 13, 2008
Dark golden in color with a creamy off white head. Nose of pizza: tomato, basil, oregano and garlic with hints of bread dough. On the palate there is tomato and basil up front followed by a bread like finish with hints of garlic. I think this would have been better if they had used a lager as the base beer to give it some more body.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 11, 2008
Date: 05/10/2008
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party

Appearance: cloudy dark yellow, wislpy dirty white head,
Aroma: sweet tomato aroma with a hint of garlic and spicy basil,
Flavor: sweet bready malt flavor, essence of tomato and garlic, nice spicy basil, light balancing bitterness,
Overall: yup, itís pizza in a glass

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 2.9/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
unclemattie (4330) - Georgia, USA - MAY 10, 2008
12 oz twist-off bottle. Wow! Smells just like Basil, Oregano, Tomato and Garlic. Huge vegetable aroma. Tastes like a light lager beer. its seems to be short of tasting like apizza. But a pizza it does smell like! Mamma Mia!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ATLBeerDog (280) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 10, 2008
Pours a deep a cloudy orange color with a below average head, and below average lacing and slightly under carbonated. Smells of pizza spices hops. Tastes of oregano, onion, and garlic thatís complements nicely with a the hops. Not too badÖactually this is surprisingly fairly good

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAY 10, 2008
Pours a transparent golden bronze with a spotty-lacing white head. Aroma of fresh tomatoes and authentic spices. Body starts somewhat thinner than an actual pizza but the flavor is pretty consistent. Iíve had the Americaís Brewpub version and itís slightly better, but both are pretty consistent and pizza tasting without any off-flavors.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
shp555 (2024) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 10, 2008
Pours a light copper color with with a white head. Aroma is spicy, basil, tomatoes, garlic, and a little doughy. Flavor is spicy, basil, tomatoes, garlic, and a bitter peppery finish.


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