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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

9,640 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,640
Reviews: 3,349
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 288
Gots: 1,215 | FT: 38
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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1/5  rDev -76.7%

maverick32, Aug 13, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

joek440, Aug 13, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

GaryMarkle84, Aug 12, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

pma7779, Aug 12, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

server222, Aug 12, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

TheTinDoor, Aug 12, 2012
Photo of Chickenhawk9932
4.7/5  rDev +9.3%

Pours dark like molasses with a coffee colored head that hangs around for the duration.

Smells of coffee, chocolate, molasses, and malt.

Big malt bomb with a bitter coffee/chocolate punch. Not overly sweet at all. The slight sweet caramel notes are well balanced by rich bitter notes of chocolate, coffee, and molasses. This is one big decadent brew, and my tatse buds are dancing.

Chickenhawk9932, Aug 12, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

ScottR, Aug 11, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

M_Burkey, Aug 11, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

JSchock7, Aug 11, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

RyanGoodman, Aug 11, 2012
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5/5  rDev +16.3%

Fantalek, Aug 11, 2012
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4/5  rDev -7%

rob99er, Aug 11, 2012
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4/5  rDev -7%

slowdaddy, Aug 10, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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5/5  rDev +16.3%

WoodenLeg410, Aug 10, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

zduerr, Aug 09, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

jhhollier, Aug 09, 2012
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4/5  rDev -7%

stinadez, Aug 09, 2012
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5/5  rDev +16.3%

leagr, Aug 09, 2012
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4.68/5  rDev +8.8%

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a wide-mouthed glass

Inky black liquid with a dark inviting tan head

Aroma is full of toastyness, charcoal

The flavor is monstrous. Monstrously bitter, monstrously rich, lots of hops, lots of alcoholic warmth, dark chocolate finish that seems to last forever, with a few notes of cab sav red wine. Lots of espresso like notes, especially in the residual of slight creamyness in the midst of the monstrously massive bitterness.

This beer is very true to style. It is everything I expect from a Russian Imperial Stout and more.

jmbranum, Aug 09, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

Bockerdoppel91, Aug 09, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

EricYames, Aug 09, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

rpstevens, Aug 08, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

MyKroberts237, Aug 08, 2012
Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,640 ratings.