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RATINGS: 735   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 74   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
Golden in color with a dry hop floral aroma and intense hop bitterness supported by a big malty backbone which culminates into a hedonistic mouthfeel. Yee haw!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - JUL 2, 2012
Ecco questa č la mia imperial pilsner preferita! Davvero magnifica e soprattutto resa ancora piů amara dalla sconfitta nella finale degli europei 2012! Aparte gli scherzi magnifica!!!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
millejt (4) - Mobile, Alabama, USA - JAN 21, 2005 does not count
Wonderful cloudy amber color, soft light colored head that dissipated rather quickly. Strong hoppy flavor with citrus flavors. Mildy bitter aftertaste. All in all a fabulous pilsner. A little pricey but well worth it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cletus (6355) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 2, 2005
I bought a few bottles of this as an accompaniment for a sushi party I was hosting and I am thoroughly impressed by this beer. Pours cloudy. Definitely the favorite at the sushi party.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
dwyerpg (5649) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 11, 2005
So its a lager not a pils? This was a great beer to end a lousy day. A light hop aroma, it looks really nice - a light yellow on the edges, dark in the middle. I definitely poured into the wrong typle of glass so there was almost no head but I don’t care. Lightly hoppy, with a fair amount of grit, it has a dry but not cottonmouth feeling throughout. Combined with the Uber-pils they make the two best pils I’ve had (far better than those Czechs).

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
adamnfineman (53) - Springfield, Oregon, USA - AUG 11, 2006
A beautiful beer worthy of an Iron Chef. For a relatively strong beer, the flavor isn’t bitter at all, just a delicious beer. Highly recommended.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
unclemattie (4358) - Georgia, USA - AUG 27, 2006
Light textured looking midyellow in color with a slight haze to it. Dry crisp aroma to it. Very refeshing bite to it. Light textured and very strong. Perfect balance for a light (strong)beer. The bottle is a keeper! I love the Iron Chef.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
mastabass666 (277) - California, USA - JAN 17, 2010
Draft at Rogue Public House SF. Honey -golden pour, thin, lacy head. Lots of slow moving bubbles.Aroma- floral, hay, malt, hops. Taste- creamed corn, sweet malt, then flavor turns citrusy, dry grass, spices, pepper, bitter hops. Finishes creamy smooth and very bitter. Palate is phenomenal.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
BOSSbrewer (2705) - Arkansas, USA - SEP 14, 2013
Pours slightly hazy and yellowish to amber. Some head. Bready with aroma of fruity hops. Earthy. Medium bodied. I'm not a fan of the style but this was very nice.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gusler (2653) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - OCT 20, 2000
Had this beer at a ’Beer Fest’, understand it is available in the bottle? Very hoppy, very robust, decent malt and hop floral nose.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jables (101) - Champaign, Illinois, USA - MAR 22, 2004
Pours a hazy light orange colour. . Aroma is sweet, dried apricots, and some light alcohol notes. Flavor is sweet, golden raisins, candi sugar, spicy bitter saaz notes, and a wee bit of alcohol. Mouthfeel is smooth and creamy. Very tasty, probably up there with the most full pilsners I've had, the only other one I can compare is New Holland Full Circle, but that one uses an ale yeast, the Morimoto has a lager yeast. Whatever super tasty brew, both of 'em.

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