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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

3,143 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,143
Reviews: 621
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 135
Gots: 473 | 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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MassachusettsBeerFan

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

02-23-2014 14:32:47 | More by MassachusettsBeerFan
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ItsYourBoyBlue

California

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

02-23-2014 11:02:26 | More by ItsYourBoyBlue
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Lamdawg420

Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

02-22-2014 22:38:29 | More by Lamdawg420
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JoeMans

New York

4/5  rDev -3.4%

02-22-2014 21:10:15 | More by JoeMans
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Griffith

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -3.4%

02-22-2014 17:25:21 | More by Griffith
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KolbMarley

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

02-22-2014 17:18:46 | More by KolbMarley
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Beermasterjarrett

California

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

02-22-2014 07:14:01 | More by Beermasterjarrett
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drdiesel9483

Ohio

4.08/5  rDev -1.4%

Look - very dark brown color. Great brownish head that last for a good amount of time.
Smell - I can smell the alcohol, chocolate, and lots of coffee.
Taste - coffee taste with some alcohol. Sweet chocolate taste as well.
Feel - smooth, with great medium carbonation.
Overall - I let this beer sit for about 6-9 months and it was fantastic.

02-21-2014 21:08:15 | More by drdiesel9483
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hop_devil

Indiana

4/5  rDev -3.4%

02-21-2014 18:01:05 | More by hop_devil
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CasanovaCummins

Nevada

4/5  rDev -3.4%

02-21-2014 15:51:02 | More by CasanovaCummins
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random846

California

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

02-21-2014 07:53:14 | More by random846
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titty_mcbitty

Texas

4/5  rDev -3.4%

A: Black as midnight.

S: I get those familiar Sierra Nevada hops, chocolate, spice, rum.

T: Sweet chocolate, bitter hops, rum soaked raisins, pretzel, salt, burnt toast, roasty malt, nutmeg, gingerbread, and some caramel.

M: Thick but not super viscous. Nice though, no doubt.

O: I have had this beer before and forgot about it. Good thing I decided to pick another one up again, because the flavor is complex and it's an overall pleasant beer. I love the RIS's and this beer does the style good.

02-21-2014 07:36:53 | More by titty_mcbitty
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cjgator3

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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NOLANDMAN

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +20.8%

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StoutItOutLoud

Illinois

4.03/5  rDev -2.7%

2013 vintage. 12-oz poured to tulip. Consumed 2-20-2014.

Thick and viscous. Opaque black; large, frothy, 3-finger mocha head. Decent alcohol legs coating the glass. There's a cap holding out.

dark roast coffee; grassy hops; baker's chocolate. wish there was more dark fruit here

one dimensional - dark chocolate-hops roastiness. alcohol less noticeable than ten fidy

well-carbonated. medium mouthfeel.

02-21-2014 02:31:56 | More by StoutItOutLoud
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British Columbia (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

02-20-2014 06:12:58 | More by Erik-P
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Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

02-19-2014 23:10:13 | More by brutusmuktuk
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New York

4/5  rDev -3.4%

02-18-2014 22:18:44 | More by dwoolley1
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California

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

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North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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sjstraub

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -3.4%

02-16-2014 19:22:58 | More by sjstraub
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stealth

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

02-16-2014 03:27:24 | More by stealth
Narwhal Imperial Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 3,143 ratings.