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Narwhal Imperial Stout - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,796 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,796
Reviews: 691
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 9.88%
Wants: 193
Gots: 713 | FT: 38
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 10-14-2012)
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

First time trying, 12 oz bottle into a snifter. Poured with almost no head, jet black and not as thick as I was expecting. Mostly roasted malts on the nose. Paired with some 72% dark chocolate which is pretty much my standard for IRS. Taste was the biggest miss for me - mostly malts and some fruit, very little else. Mouthfeel was thin in my opinion for IRS. I had this one night after a 2014 Expedition, which was spot on, so maybe just variations on the style with my preference being a bit bigger IRS than Narwhal.

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Narwhal Imperial Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 3,796 ratings.