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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout - North Coast Brewing Co.

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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutOld Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

9,167 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,167
Reviews: 3,322
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 252
Gots: 998 | FT: 32
Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 01-18-2001)
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thatruth

Washington

4.28/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

picked up a four-pack from the Safeway near Alaska Junction in West Seattle for a whooping 8.49. stupid good price. poured 12 oz bottle into pint glass.

pours a wonderful mocha colored, inch and a half head with moderate tan lacing. coffee black, with coca cola like bubbles and flow. opaque in glass with caramel tint when light hits. absolutely no light penetrates this beer.

smells of strong, roasting cocoa, malt and firewood. a nice milk-and-creamy coffee aroma with cherry-like overtones.

chocolaty on-bringing, lacquer hint imperial stouts tend to have. malty, a faint spicy - almost cinnamon - vibe.

frothy hot chocolate feel, brisk aftertaste with a great, clean finish.

THE Imperial Stout brewers should look up to, respect, and admire.

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2011 02:26:09 | More by thatruth
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Taste: Medium sweetness up front giving way to a lightly bitter aftertaste

Palate: Light bodied with a thin oily texture, finishing with a long bitter finale.

Overall: A very good imperial stout

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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,167 ratings.