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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

10,198 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 10,198
Reviews: 3,384
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.47%
Wants: 332
Gots: 1,462 | FT: 44
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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2/5  rDev -53.5%

barley, Jun 29, 2012
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4.45/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

P:  A pitch black abyss mounted by a mountain of frothy cappuccino head. Retention is great and  and leaves a thick layer of decadent clouds on top. 

S:  Decadent aroma with roasted malts, dark chocolate, espresso beans, molasses, and oak. 

T/M:  Taste follows the nose and delivers a nice alcohol sting to cut the sweetness. Bitterness is mild but has nice earthy qualities. Small amount of cherry alcohol lingers in the back of the throat.  Full creamy body with a splash of carbonation. Finish is dry with some chalkiness and leaves behind dark cocoa and bitter coffee. 

O:  This is one of my favorite RIS because it's quite delicious and it's hands down cheaper than anything else. You couldn't ask for a better deal than this. The flavors and aroma speak for themselves and deliver a complex yet elegant beer that is sure to please. 

Hopswagger, Jun 28, 2012
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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 10,198 ratings.