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Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Stone Brewing Co.

Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Imperial Russian Stout

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

5,956 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 5956
Reviews: 2528
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 9.4%


Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-21-2001)
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BeerRun13

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4.43/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This one is a 2005 (one year old).

Pours as black as can be. A nice thick, creamy, dark tan head laces well. This beer is picture perfect.
Smells of roasted malt, dark chocolate, and a slight cherry/fruit essence.
Tastes like burnt dark chocolate. A touch of coffee like bitterness. A hint of berries or cherries in the middle. A touch of spice.
Full bodied and well carbonated. There is a slightly spicy touch to the tounge.
Gret beer and very drinkable. I think I'm going to try to get my hands on some more 2005 as well a cellar some 2006.

Serving type: bottle

06-07-2006 21:36:24 | More by BeerRun13
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Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing Co.
97 out of 100 based on 5,956 ratings.