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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   IBU: 56   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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A fortified European-style Pilsner, lagered to perfection, brewed with Heavy Metal Warriors Lair of The Minotaur, in commemoration of their fourth full length release “Evil Power” 56 IBU 7.2%ABV


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (20662) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2014
Draught at Mikkeller Bar. Clear orange colored with a small off-white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel and hops with notes of tea, candies and pine needles. Sweet and fruity flavor of caramel, hops and candies with notes of pine needles. Hoppy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theis (13373) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2014
Draught at MikkellerBar. Clear golden - white head. Toasted. Fruity. Light bitterness. Some sweetness. Piney. Tea. Light caramel. A bit like an old dusty pale ale.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (10935) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 23, 2012
Bomber from Secret Santa (alexsdad06) - thanks for this. I’ve loved Impy Pils ever since Sam Adams brought theirs out. Pours hazy orange tinged gold with a creamy near-white head. Aroma is bready and citrusy/fruity. Unusual. Med + body. Wow. It’s hoppy. It is hoppy.* Now the hop seems rather Saaz. It has something of a barley wine aspect. It just gets better and better. Gets lush. Yum. *in a relative sense. Darn hoppy for a lager!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (10792) - Orange County, California, USA - JUL 7, 2011
A: The pour on this beer is a bright orange-amber color with a finger or so of white head. S: Not a great nose, but decent. Sweet bready and cracker malts with a bit of apple juice and some floral hops. A little bit of yeast and caramel sweetness. T: A more well put together flavor. Plenty of malt giving the beer a nice bread and biscuit flavor. There are lots of floral malts and a hint of citrus peel. A light bitterness on the back end rounds it out. M: Medium in body with a medium carbonation. Could have used a little bit more effervescence, though. O: Imperial pilsners can often been too sweet, but this had a nice balance to it.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (10584) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 16, 2011
Bottle shared by alexsdad06. Poured a clear copper color with an average frothy white head that was mostly lasting and produced good lacing. Moderate hops and small malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Solid brew and very good for style.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (9886) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 27, 2011
A lightly hazed golden amber imperial pils with a thin creamy light moka head. In aroma, a mineral whiff of fresh air, grainy malt, fresh and smooth. In mouth, a smooth crisp malt with German hops, light alcohol, quite nice. Bottle shared with GRM and ProbstK. July 24 2011. Merci Sylvain!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9704) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 29, 2011
Bomber courtesy of Forgetfu (thanks Bill) poured a clear tarnished gold with a lasting white head. Aromas of graininess, bread, earthiness and spicy hops. Palate was medium bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread, yeast,earthiness and spicy hops with a crisp lingering earthy finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (9053) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - DEC 6, 2012
Light yellow pour. White head. Crisp aroma. Pale malt, hops, light yeast. Flavor is nice, pils malt, yeast, a hint of unripe fruit. Good.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
adnielsen (9021) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 16, 2011
Bottle, courtesy of TheAlum. Thanks a lot! Clear golden yellow appearance with a white head. Sweet, lightly floral, mild hoppy, pale lager nose. Smooth, moderately hoppy, fairly strong pale malty flavor. Crisp finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GT2 (8372) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUL 6, 2011
651mL thanks to tastybeer. The pour is a hazy dark peach color with a healthy, large, buttermilk head. Bulky lace. Nice retention. Nose is sour peach. Taste is doughy, sharply bitter, a bit suddy, mildly tart, noticeable alcohol. Finishes a bit watery with cardboard. Palate feels slick and buttery but sourness cuts out an unpleasantness. Not bad. But I don’t think any brewery could sell me on the imperial pils idea.


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