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Narwhal Imperial Stout - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Narwhal Imperial StoutNarwhal Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

3,142 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,142
Reviews: 621
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 135
Gots: 472 | FT: 32
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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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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Kentucky

4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

03-18-2014 15:23:20 | More by fleurdelou
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Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -21.5%

03-18-2014 07:14:33 | More by RobertColianni
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Vermont

4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

03-18-2014 01:43:37 | More by VTBrewHound
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thethinker

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

03-17-2014 17:33:54 | More by thethinker
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Pipelovejoy

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

03-17-2014 14:03:04 | More by Pipelovejoy
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PeakedInHighSchool

Missouri

4/5  rDev -3.4%

03-16-2014 20:55:14 | More by PeakedInHighSchool
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salthemonster

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.4%

03-16-2014 18:46:39 | More by salthemonster
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Fettpopps

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

03-16-2014 14:04:24 | More by Fettpopps
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army01

Texas

4/5  rDev -3.4%

03-16-2014 06:03:07 | More by army01
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Akshay

California

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

03-16-2014 01:25:57 | More by Akshay
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5/5  rDev +20.8%

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Loco_Joe

New York

4/5  rDev -3.4%

03-15-2014 23:48:36 | More by Loco_Joe
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ronniebruner

Arizona

4.15/5  rDev +0.2%

Easily one of the darkest stouts I have seen in a while. Beer pours a DARK black molasses color, making light impossible to penetrate this brew. The beer has a beautiful, smooth aroma, topped off with a nice amount of lace and head when poured into a glass. A slight hint of chocolate is abundant and the beer is extraordinarily smooth. Sierra Nevada never let me down and in my opinion it is a toss up between them and Widmer as the best American brewers. An absolute must have, so far the best new beer I've tried in the last 6 months or so.

03-15-2014 19:50:36 | More by ronniebruner
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Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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Washington

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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New York

5/5  rDev +20.8%

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Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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Massachusetts

4.03/5  rDev -2.7%

2013 edition bottle poured...

A - Solid black with a 1 finger brown head that dissipates rather quickly. Nice sticky lace retention

S - Milk chocolate, nuts, campfire

T - All kinds of chocolate, some smoke, oak, hops, caramel, boozy

M - Exceptionally soft and pillowy, medium body, low carbonation

O - An excellent, fairly easy to find RIS. It's big and boozy with a lot of complexity. I really like this one though it's just a step below that next level.

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British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.4%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev -3.4%

03-12-2014 23:36:03 | More by nebula1999
Narwhal Imperial Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 3,142 ratings.