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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

9,157 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,157
Reviews: 3,321
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 249
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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MarioM

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-20-2012 08:03:48 | More by MarioM
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OB1

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

04-30-2013 03:35:50 | More by OB1
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BeerJesus

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

02-01-2013 00:00:49 | More by BeerJesus
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dragomni

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

02-05-2012 23:17:19 | More by dragomni
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drizzam

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - This stuff pours with an opaque BLACK body...nice and dark. My pour wasn't especially aggressive, but this brew produced an ambitious 3 finger dark tan head. Looks delicious!

S - This smells absolutely delectable. Chocolate is foremost in the aroma, followed by some roasted malts. The chocolate gives a nice sweet aroma that plays so nicely with just a twinge of the roasted malt. Wow, can't wait drink this.

T & M - The aroma built me up and the flavor certainly did not let me down. That huge chocolate body is accented by a bit more roasted malt than the nose let on, and then accentuated with some slight hop bitterness toward the end. Yummy. Full bodied and the alcohol is well masked. Creamy mouthfeel with a bit of bitter chocolate aftertaste.

D - This is a beautiful example of the RIS style. Very drinkable and a brew for North Coast to be proud of.

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2010 19:50:49 | More by drizzam
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SquareKing

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

04-29-2013 16:23:42 | More by SquareKing
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Averwo

Iowa

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-29-2013 01:40:13 | More by Averwo
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caaam

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-15-2014 02:08:38 | More by caaam
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ImperialStout

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-15-2014 18:25:07 | More by ImperialStout
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BrandonCBeer

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-05-2012 00:53:15 | More by BrandonCBeer
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TargaFlorio

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

03-23-2014 16:13:44 | More by TargaFlorio
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jwmoore

Iowa

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

09-15-2013 19:57:20 | More by jwmoore
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Theniz

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

06-02-2013 12:09:34 | More by Theniz
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saburky

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

12-27-2011 05:23:21 | More by saburky
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savagepm

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

01-26-2012 19:03:26 | More by savagepm
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Zimm

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-20-2013 01:09:11 | More by Zimm
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Mister_Joshy

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-29-2012 07:43:42 | More by Mister_Joshy
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scottwurst

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

10-08-2013 20:21:18 | More by scottwurst
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hardy008

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance - Pours a huge foamy 4+ finger tan head with great retention. The color is dark black, but allows shades of ruby to show through.

Smell - Chocolate, coffee, and dark roasted malt.

Taste - Just like the smell. Has a sweet taste with some bitterness at the end for balance.

Mouthfeel - Rich, smooth, creamy, and full bodied.

Drinkability - Highly drinkable and highly recommended.

Serving type: bottle

06-10-2009 01:45:18 | More by hardy008
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whiterapid

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

01-09-2013 04:00:39 | More by whiterapid
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Alpar

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-04-2014 01:34:04 | More by Alpar
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dejones

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-05-2014 18:13:21 | More by dejones
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durwood64

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

12-25-2011 01:18:20 | More by durwood64
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adamant1912

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

01-29-2013 19:08:08 | More by adamant1912
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BUNZILLA

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

10-01-2013 19:15:21 | More by BUNZILLA
Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,157 ratings.