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Pilsener - Imperial

A catch-all for strong, sometimes hoppy lagers that range from modern versions of "Imperial Pilsner", to more traditional strong lagers which are more common in Eastern Europe. These are essentially stronger versions of pilsners, though the increased malt and alcohol will noticeably reduce the hop accent. Because these are usually all-malt, and comfortably hopped, they are easily distinguishable from malt liquors. Without the malt character of bocks, these are worthy of a style all their own.

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1Marble Into The Void 
Marble Beers
Manchester, England
 16  3.72 Find
2Birra del Borgo My Antonia 
Birra del Borgo (AB InBev)
Borgorose (RI), Italy
 761  3.71 Find
3Stone / Maine Dayslayer 
Stone Brewing
Escondido, California
 118  3.71 Find
4Dieu du Ciel! 6e Soir (Pinot Noir)  
Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!
Montréal, Quebec
 35  3.64 Find
5Silver Creek Imperial Mai-Bock 
Silver Creek Brewery
Cedarburg, Wisconsin
 26  3.57 Find
6Lagunitas ScareCity #1: Imperial Pilsner 
Lagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)
Petaluma, California
 152  3.56 Find
7Dieu du Ciel! 6e Soir 
Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!
Montréal, Quebec
 107  3.56 Find
8Liquid Riot Blushing Star 
Liquid Riot Bottling Company
Portland, Maine
 10  3.54 Find
9Full Sail Capsize Imperial Pilsner 
Full Sail Brewing Company
Hood River, Oregon
 78  3.52 Find
10Matuška Námořnik (Czech Sailor Navy Lager) 15° 
Pivovar Matuška
Broumy, Czech Republic
 66  3.5 Find
11Black Forest Imperial Pilsner 
Black Forest Brew Haus
Farmingdale, New York
 19  3.5 Find
12Upright The Clash Beer 
Upright Brewing
Portland, Oregon
 47  3.49 Find
13Gordon Biersch Braumeister Selekt Imperial Pilsner Brau (IPB) 
Gordon Biersch Brewing Company (Craftworks)
San Jose, California
 50  3.49 Find
14Modist First Call 
Modist Brewing Company
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 19  3.48 Find
15Boulevard Noble Prize Imperial Pilsner 
Boulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat)
Kansas City, Missouri
 57  3.48 Find
16Kissmeyer Snowy Spring Royal Pilsner 
Kissmeyer Beer
Charlottenlund, Denmark
 46  3.48 Find
17Garage Project Hops on Pointe 
Garage Project
Wellington, New Zealand
 133  3.47 Find
18Sweetwater Dank Tank Magnum IP 
Sweetwater Brewing Company
Atlanta, Georgia
 72  3.47 Find
19Black Oak Epiphany No. 2 Imperial Pilsener 
Black Oak Brewing
Etobicoke, Ontario
 35  3.47 Find
20Boris Brew Cappra 
Boris Brew
 24  3.47 Find
21Alpine Beer Company Emerson Lager 
Alpine Beer Company (CA)
Alpine, California
 37  3.47 Find
22Christoffel Nobel X 
Sint Christoffel Bier
Breda, Netherlands
 363  3.46 Find
23Evil Twin Kiwi Imperial Pils 
Evil Twin Brewing
Brooklyn, New York
 101  3.46 Find
24Three Floyds Evil Power Pils 
Three Floyds Brewing Company
Munster, Indiana
 145  3.46 Find
25Australian Brewery / Feral Brewing Storm Trooper Imperial Pilsner 
The Australian Hotel and Brewery
Rouse Hill, Australia
 15  3.46 Find


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