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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

9,200 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,200
Reviews: 3,325
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 253
Gots: 1,012 | 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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zonker17

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-10-2014 13:10:06 | More by zonker17
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sjstraub

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-19-2013 18:16:09 | More by sjstraub
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Acuity

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

09-05-2013 05:41:23 | More by Acuity
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Travcofarms

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

12-17-2012 17:30:20 | More by Travcofarms
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larryarms847

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pitch black in appearance with an off white/golden head.

Smells like chocolate, coffee, caramel, toffee, and booze.

Tastes like chocolate, coffee, caramel, toffee, and booze.

Mouthfeel is very carbonated, but still silky smooth, very fresh tasting and a definite treat.

Overall I definitely understand why the fan base for this exists, not to mention the fresh batch I had made it absolutely delicious. Since these are everywhere, I'd love to grab a couple of 4 packs to age to do some side by sides.

Serving type: bottle

04-19-2014 01:26:21 | More by larryarms847
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JasonMinck

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

09-08-2013 10:32:40 | More by JasonMinck
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Denzo

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

10-08-2013 01:17:46 | More by Denzo
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glowsun

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

08-23-2012 06:16:06 | More by glowsun
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Rwang

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-13-2013 06:09:27 | More by Rwang
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ironchefkook

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-12-2014 05:13:55 | More by ironchefkook
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richj1970

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-27-2013 22:43:51 | More by richj1970
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Steve_Oldrati

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

04-01-2013 18:26:59 | More by Steve_Oldrati
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DrIPA

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-15-2013 03:24:18 | More by DrIPA
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Sisky

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

02-14-2013 04:00:46 | More by Sisky
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RyFikes

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-10-2013 13:44:06 | More by RyFikes
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TheSleepyMonkey

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-22-2013 23:54:10 | More by TheSleepyMonkey
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labattblueribbon

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-06-2014 21:07:03 | More by labattblueribbon
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nick_asian

Nevada

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-19-2013 07:21:58 | More by nick_asian
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ScottRansom

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

12-02-2013 21:48:38 | More by ScottRansom
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xxcarpxx

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-30-2011 02:57:30 | More by xxcarpxx
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RobDB

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-13-2014 19:27:43 | More by RobDB
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maynard713

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

10-21-2012 01:50:07 | More by maynard713
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Matt73

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-08-2014 01:29:43 | More by Matt73
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JSBILK

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-18-2013 16:59:18 | More by JSBILK
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mudhoney

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I love a nice Imperial Stout. This one wasn't one of the best I have ever had, but still a very good choice.
It poured black as night. Almost impossible to see through.
The aromas are smokey. Hints of coffee and chocolate peek through.
The flavor is bittersweet and chocolatey and slightly watered down for an Imperial Stout. Not thick in mouthfeel or flavor, but the taste is somewhat notable.
Definitely a good choice for dessert or as a winter warmer but by far not my favorite.

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2004 17:20:45 | More by mudhoney
Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 9,200 ratings.