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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

9,516 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 9,516
Reviews: 3,341
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 275
Gots: 1,164 | FT: 34
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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memphischas

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-24-2013 00:18:55 | More by memphischas
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MLaVioletteJr

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -7%

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Hdredfern

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

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njable

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -7%

06-23-2013 20:18:14 | More by njable
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William85

Washington

4.15/5  rDev -3.5%

I've had this beer a few times before in the bottle, so I was excited to see it on nitro-tap at a nearby barbecue join (bitterroot in Ballard).

Wow. The flavors in this beer are amazing -- lush chocolate and coffee notes stand out, supported by a fairly intense hop layer. I recall being just as impressed by the flavors with the regular bottle version of Old Rasputin, but the nitro definitely adds a lot to the experience.

The beautiful 2-finger head at the top of my pour was amazingly substantial -- almost completely unaffected by my first couple of sips -- and the texture of this beer is correspondingly creamy/velvety, leaving a pristine lacing trail all the way down the glass.

This is a great beer, as all of the other reviews proclaim, I would heartily recommend the nitro-tap version.

06-23-2013 20:01:51 | More by William85
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beerbtl

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-23-2013 19:48:16 | More by beerbtl
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Kempski

Illinois

4/5  rDev -7%

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Hardcore

Hawaii

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calcutron

Texas

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scot959

California

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

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California

4/5  rDev -7%

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4/5  rDev -7%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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India

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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Arkansas

4/5  rDev -7%

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Alabama

4/5  rDev -7%

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Florida

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev -7%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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SMKilp

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -7%

06-21-2013 01:23:01 | More by SMKilp
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SoCalStout

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-21-2013 00:35:53 | More by SoCalStout
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EvoJoe

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

06-20-2013 19:19:23 | More by EvoJoe
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Mordhaus

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-20-2013 01:17:25 | More by Mordhaus
Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,516 ratings.