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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

9,947 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,947
Reviews: 3,365
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 305
Gots: 1,347 | FT: 43
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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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

12 oz. bottle poured into a stout glass.

Appearance: Pours a deep, dark, forbidding black with some noticeable carbonation and a big leathery tan head. It looks like what it is - a beer that's not for the weak.

Aroma: Tons of dark, bitter chocolate and espresso in the nose with some noticeable floral hops. It has a complex yet subtle aroma that lingers in the nose. Some smoke, some burnt coffee beans, some very dark fruit.

Taste: Espresso leads the way with some hop grassiness and dark chocolate also right there. Finishes dry with a nice alcohol burn. That dark, unsweet chocolate taste lingers on the palate after the drink is gone. Smells and tastes linger in the memory, too.

Mouthfeel: For a big, deep, flavorful beer, it's surprisingly approachable in terms of heaviness. It's heavy, but it's not steak in a glass.

Overall: A stout to savor and enjoy. Complex and flavorful, and up to the hype.

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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,947 ratings.