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Imperial Stout - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,165 Ratings
THE BROS
72
okay

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Ratings: 1,165
Reviews: 810
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 13.12%
Wants: 74
Gots: 61 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
12 Ingredients:
Malts: Great Western, Harrington & Klages, Hugh Baird XLT-80, Black, Munich, Chocolate and rolled oats.
Hops: Willamette, Cascade and Chinook. Specialty: Two Secret ingredients.
Yeast & Water: Rogue's Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water.

26º PLATO
88 IBU
73 AA
256º Lovibond

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-21-2001)
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New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2006 vintage in the ceramic bottle with the swing cap.

Pours black, supremely opaque. Topped with a two finger head of dense light brown bubbles. Leaves an oily slick of lace with each sip, and a brownish red tint on your glass. Impressive looking to say the least.

Plenty of molasses in the nose. Toffee, cocoa and almonds as well.

Molasses and burnt sugar up front faintly sweet and quite bitter. Followed by dark baking cocoa with a burnt espresso finish. Sweet malts like dark fruits and a slight citric hop twang on the back end.

Each sip is smooth and velvety. It leaves an oily film in your mouth, further enhancing the velvety feel. Goes down very smoothly for it's big abv. Nicely done, and worth the price of admission for those who wonder.

Serving type: bottle

01-15-2008 21:07:49 | More by Ieatlambfries
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Imperial Stout from Rogue Ales
90 out of 100 based on 1,165 ratings.