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Samuel Smith's Imperial Stout - Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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Samuel Smith's Imperial StoutSamuel Smith's Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,998 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,998
Reviews: 1,638
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 11.24%
Wants: 126
Gots: 153 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster) visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 02-27-2001)
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deltatauhobbit

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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Pours very dark brown/black with a huge tan head, fades at a slow rate and leaves some good lacing.

Smell is mostly roasted malt with hints of dark fruit such as raisins.

Taste is controlled by the roasted malt, slight bitter aftertaste from the roasted/burnt malt, assertive carbonation.

The lower ABV for this style of beer makes it possible to enjoy more than one (or two or three). Even with the lower ABV, I don't think any of the taste has been compromised.

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2007 23:43:44 | More by deltatauhobbit
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Samuel Smith's Imperial Stout from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
93 out of 100 based on 2,998 ratings.