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Elevator Imperial Russian Stout - Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus

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Elevator Imperial Russian Stout
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 2.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: blakesell on 04-27-2008)
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4/5  rDev -3.1%

05-08-2013 22:19:02 | More by apasternak
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

04-30-2013 03:34:03 | More by OB1
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4.13/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from the tap into a wine shaped tasting glass.

Appearance- Beer pours as black as night with a large, thick cap of foam that is a red/tan. Foam refuses to let up for anything. Lacing is glued to the sides.

Smell- Dark roasted malts with enough smoke to leave a decadent scent of bacon lingering to the finish. Bacon may be hiding hops and flaws, either way, I'm not catching any flaws from the beer.

Taste- Creamy, sweet, and a bit thin as far as Russian Imperial's go. This does make it go down a bit easier as far as drinkability goes. Chocolate, smoke on the flavor isn't nearly as pronounced as it is on the smell.

Mouthfeel- Creamy as stated before, smooth, medium-full bodied, and mildly carbonated. Not astringent by any stretch of the imagination.

Drinkability- Pretty well balanced, I would and did have another pint of it and will likely have more before the keg is entirely tapped.

Serving type: on-tap

04-27-2008 19:25:47 | More by blakesell
Elevator Imperial Russian Stout from Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus
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