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Birra Menabrea
(Birra Forst)
Not open to the public (as far as I know)
Via Ramella Germanin, 4
I-13051 Biella (VC)
Telephone: +39 (0) 15 2522320
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Opened: 1846

Annual Production: 100,000 hl

U.S. Importer: Banville & Jones Wine Merchants

Contributors: Enrico, Kevan Mitchell, Mario Kornmesser, markus weber

Updated: August 11, 2021

Beer List

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    • Date: September 23, 2008 (#7366)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Hy-Vee Council Bluffs, Council Bluffs IA
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright amber. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Biscuity malt.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light-medium body, low carbonation. Lots of sweet biscuity malt. Clean sweet finish.
      Overall Impression (2)

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    4.80% abv.
    • Date: August 30, 1996 (#1554)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Kamuela Liquor Store, Kamuela HI
      Score: 14½ points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Very very pale, high carbonation and head. Delicate malt aroma, no mercaptans at all. Sweet, pretty good body. Hint of hops late, but overall a very sweet beer. Slightly metallic finish.