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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

9,210 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,210
Reviews: 3,326
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 253
Gots: 1,016 | 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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klawburke

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-25-2013 01:02:54 | More by klawburke
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iCabaLLero

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-24-2013 23:16:01 | More by iCabaLLero
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robertmitchum

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-24-2013 09:51:56 | More by robertmitchum
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SwG237

New York

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-24-2013 03:59:49 | More by SwG237
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BillHilly

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

05-24-2013 00:41:01 | More by BillHilly
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donovado

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-23-2013 23:52:07 | More by donovado
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Boston_Steve

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-23-2013 22:42:34 | More by Boston_Steve
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visionaries

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-23-2013 17:45:33 | More by visionaries
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kvnstfrd

Missouri

2/5  rDev -53.5%

05-23-2013 13:54:20 | More by kvnstfrd
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lighthabit

Oregon

4.06/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

a veritable black hole, light does not go far in this one. lacing it there - though i've seen this one do a bit better in the past - smell is malty bakers chocolate. yum. taste is so very well done. i enjoy this because it isn't super flashy in what it does, rather, it's a solid stout with a bakers chocolate bit of flavor, malt, hops, vanilla, finishing a bit dry . . . all assembled so wonderfully. sip and enjoy, the old man on the front is watching you, and i'm sure he's saying "slow down, take a moment"

update . . .
first, he's not saying that, but you'll have to go google it yourself.
second, go read up on old rasputin. i bet you'll enjoy this classic russian imperial all the more. here's a link to get you started - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grigori_Rasputin

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2013 06:06:10 | More by lighthabit
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Nightrain87

California

4/5  rDev -7%

05-23-2013 05:59:58 | More by Nightrain87
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AaronBricking

Kentucky

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

05-23-2013 05:06:21 | More by AaronBricking
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Callmecoon

California

4/5  rDev -7%

05-23-2013 02:20:15 | More by Callmecoon
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linnymtu

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-23-2013 02:06:59 | More by linnymtu
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golfchance

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-23-2013 02:05:51 | More by golfchance
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firecrack0r

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-22-2013 22:58:24 | More by firecrack0r
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TomPF18superhornet

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-22-2013 21:47:13 | More by TomPF18superhornet
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Rdc67

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-22-2013 20:30:04 | More by Rdc67
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bob_d_j

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

05-22-2013 19:43:22 | More by bob_d_j
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DeekNayvuz

Montana

5/5  rDev +16.3%

05-22-2013 19:28:53 | More by DeekNayvuz
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bf7

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -7%

05-22-2013 16:49:48 | More by bf7
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BigbROB

Illinois

4/5  rDev -7%

05-22-2013 15:52:56 | More by BigbROB
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Hopinista

Nevada

3.25/5  rDev -24.4%

05-22-2013 07:10:17 | More by Hopinista
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SmellsofMahagony

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-22-2013 03:17:32 | More by SmellsofMahagony
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drrone

Utah

4.6/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a goblet

A - Pours a sexy completely black liquid, which liberates a 2 finger light brown head that slowly faded and left light lacing.

S- great nose of chocolate, mocha, light vanilla and light malt. great nose

T - Awesome wave of mostly the same as the taste. Chocolate, coffee and malt. Very nice.

M - Full bodied and lightly chewy. Drinks well.

O - After trying many very good RIS, this still satisfies and impresses. It is worth finding and drinking on a regular basis.

Serving type: bottle

05-22-2013 01:33:40 | More by drrone
Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,210 ratings.