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RATINGS: 63   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Rahrís Pecker Wrecker Imperial Pilsner: This ainít no ordinary Pilsner...... This is a real BIG TEXAS beer..... big boots, big hat with pistols loaded and ready describes this amber colored, highly hopped 7% alcohol beer. Get it while it lasts - itís our Fall Seasonal offering.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Robbievegas (230) - Las vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 20, 2012
Picked this up in the bottle from Goody Goody in Addison, TX. Sweet malty flavor with a nice hop punch, it would be a light IPA if there were such a thing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ShawnC (76) - - SEP 22, 2012
Clean nose with grassyness. Great mouthfeel. Good hidden alc with sweet malt. I wish the hops stood up more. Worth a try. ---That dog will hunt!

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dchobbs (33) - Texas, USA - SEP 4, 2012
Very mild aroma for such a hoppy pilsner...consistent but not wowing. Great amber appearance with amazing head retention. Taste was hoppy with ample caramel malt. Roast provides a toffee aftertaste. Palette is consistent with an imperial pilsner, but compare to My Antonia for example it's very heavy and lacks crisp feeling. Imperial pilsners are not a frequent in the craft beer store...if you like the more refined pilsners (Heineken on steroids) this is a pleasant beer.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
colinize (317) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 22, 2012
Little too sweet for my tastes. Nice hop presence, but lots of malts. Kind of like a light IPA, and not a very good one at that. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SPDickerman (941) - Texas, USA - JUL 21, 2012
Pours clear burnt orange with a creamy khaki head. Smells sweet, like caramel, and has some solid spicy hop notes. Taste is both sweet and spicy bitter. Medium-bodied with a smooth, creamy texture and mild mouth-carbonation, Rahr & Sons Pecker Wrecker finishes with some mild pilsner bite bitterness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6257) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAY 10, 2012
Bottle: † Amberish, slight haze, moderate off-white head, frothy, nice lacing. † Semi-sweet barnish aroma, a bit like alfalfa or something. † Has this minor aroma of rabbit food. † Very smooth hay/straw like maltiness on the tongue. † A bit hoppy as well. † Feels fairly full bodied. † More hops than most for this style, which is fine. † Strong lingering hay and straw, with a tinge towards grassiness. † This is a big hoppy Pils. † Thanks Bill for the bottle!


3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (3864) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Location: 22 oz bottle from Whole Foods-Lamar (Austin), 2/20/12

Aroma: The nose is malty and grainy, smells almost like the wort, a weird nose for a finished beer
Appearance: It pours a bright golden-orange color with a nice thin white foam and fairly heavy lacing
Flavor: The taste is actually does have some depth, with grains, malts, yeast, and hops too, fairly balanced
Palate: The body is medium, it is fairly creamy and somewhat smooth, with a soft-to-average carbonation
Overall Impression: Despite the rather odd nose (it didnít really work for me at all), I actually enjoyed this beer a decent amount. It has a very nice looking pour, it drinks decently, and it tastes pretty good too, but that aroma doesnít make the best first impression. What a weird nose that is! The rest of the beer is solid.
Update: I wonder if I got a bad or old bottle, because I didnít see anything from anyone else about the odd nose?...

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3715) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 25, 2011
Light amber in color with a decent sized off-white head. Aroma is of spicy hops, light cardboard, pine, slightly floral, and caramel. Taste is of pine, woody hops, leaves, grass.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (3938) - Frisco, Texas, USA - DEC 25, 2011
Clear, deep golden color, thinner white head. Corn, grainy, some hops, floral, perfume, and decent. The taste is grainy, corn, hops, and Floral. Ok but slightly boring still.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
high_on_hops (613) - Burlingame, California, USA - DEC 7, 2011
A dark gold/amber color with a white head and lots of lacing. The aroma is light, with mainly yeast and citrus. The flavor is similar to a pale ale, with hops and citrus being the strongest flavors, with some yeast and a somewhat fizzy body. A great beer name as well.


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