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Old Rasputin XII - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

525 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 525
Reviews: 366
rAvg: 4.32
pDev: 10.19%
Wants: 127
Gots: 138 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Tdizzle on 06-28-2009)
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4.16/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Bottle opened on 12.1.13

A - Pours a very dark brown with anice active dark tan head that fades slowly.

S - Boozey, oak, malts, chocolate.

T - Chocoalte, sweet whiskey, a touch of oak and grain.

D - Decent carbonation with a thinner body.

O - Lovely whiskey and chocolate, barrel plays nicely with it.

HuskyinPDX, Dec 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours dark engine oil black with an initial dark toffee colored head that subsides down to a thick, even layer across the top.

S - Sweet dark chocolate aroma, molasses, vanilla, and dark fruit.

T - Oak, bourbon, sweet dark chocolate, molasses, light smoke, black licorice, anise, vanilla.

M - Full medium body, light syrupy body, slick, sticky.

O - Strong bourbon, oak, molasses presence - if you have a bottle open

jzeilinger, Nov 09, 2013
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Old Rasputin XII from North Coast Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 525 ratings.