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Narwhal Imperial Stout - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Narwhal Imperial StoutNarwhal Imperial Stout

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Ratings: 3,534
Reviews: 661
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 9.9%
Wants: 174
Gots: 608 | FT: 35
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:
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(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 10-14-2012)
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Photo of Brackh
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Pours super black with little to no head. Smells dark and fruity. Raisins maybe? Tasted chocolate and roasted. Changed the longer I sipped. You can taste the alcohol for sure. Not a bad thing though. Not the same as some other Imperial Stouts that I have had. Delicious though.

Brackh, Wednesday at 01:35 AM
Photo of BradC
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Pours opaque black with a head that quickly fades and leaves some nice Lacing. Smells of roasted grains, some dark raisin aroma. Tastes of roasted grain, slight chocolate notes, a little coffee. Not as thick as I expected, pretty easy drinking and the high ABV is well hidden. Overall, good Imperial stout, would buy again.

BradC, Wednesday at 01:07 AM
Photo of Chappy-88
3.84/5  rDev -7.2%

Chappy-88, Wednesday at 12:18 AM
Photo of augustwest
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

augustwest, Tuesday at 11:17 PM
Photo of buzzedup
4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

buzzedup, Tuesday at 11:11 PM
Photo of jazzy_jeff
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

jazzy_jeff, Tuesday at 08:53 PM
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3/5  rDev -27.5%

gwilikers6, Tuesday at 06:34 PM
Photo of BrandonBriere
3.99/5  rDev -3.6%

BrandonBriere, Tuesday at 01:26 PM
Photo of uvachief
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Draft. Deep brown, almost black with about a 1/2 finger of head that dissipated quickly. Smells of chocolate, bread and roasted grains. Little coffee. Surprisingly light in the mouth. Not as creamy as you would expect. Tastes of dark chocolate, roasted malts and light coffee. Not espresso. Not thick. Not what I was expecting. It is light and good. Drinkable. Doesn't feel like a high ABV but it is. Good imperial stout but lighter than I wanted. I like mine thick and creamy.

uvachief, Tuesday at 12:52 PM
Photo of ryanflc
4/5  rDev -3.4%

ryanflc, Tuesday at 01:47 AM
Photo of MrBIP
4.21/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

MrBIP, Monday at 11:37 PM
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4.18/5  rDev +1%

DPCJR, Monday at 09:45 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Jamco_76, Monday at 08:42 PM
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4.76/5  rDev +15%

BigDaddy79, Monday at 10:09 AM
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

BAsbill, Monday at 03:21 AM
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

FalconOne, Monday at 12:19 AM
Photo of ObiBeerCanobi
4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

ObiBeerCanobi, Monday at 12:18 AM
Photo of RocketRaccoon88
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

The first time I tried this was because my friend said you've got to try this! It's got a narwhal on he front! A freaking narwhal! So I got it and had it and I got a six pack lol. This is an awesome brew! Nice dark and tasty down to the last drop.

RocketRaccoon88, Sunday at 11:27 PM
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Ronw, Sunday at 07:26 PM
Photo of valianes
4/5  rDev -3.4%

valianes, Sunday at 05:24 PM
Narwhal Imperial Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 3,534 ratings.