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Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Stone Brewing Co.

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Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Imperial Russian Stout

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,533 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,533
Reviews: 2,564
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.43%
Wants: 472
Gots: 1,376 | FT: 77
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.60% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-21-2001)
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kornkid8600

California

4.75/5  rDev +9.2%

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Texas

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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North Carolina

4/5  rDev -8%

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jriggins6

Colorado

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Devi0us

California

4/5  rDev -8%

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Illinois

3/5  rDev -31%

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RyanPS

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +14.9%

12-07-2011 01:06:45 | More by RyanPS
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California

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Nevada

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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California

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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New York

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Mtnbeerman

Colorado

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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scottyu27

Virginia

5/5  rDev +14.9%

12-05-2011 20:19:34 | More by scottyu27
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Vdubb86

Illinois

3.98/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Served in a snifter

2011 version

This pours a sultry black body with a nice rich caramel foam. The nose brings molasses and a rich cocoa. There is still some booze hanging around in the background which I imagine creates some of the heat that appears in the taste. Other aspects of the taste include dark caramels, slight molasses, and rich dark cocoa powder. This has velvety smooth flow, but there is a harshness that if removed would make this amazing. Overall this is a very good beer but it needs more time. I must say I enjoy it.

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2011 06:39:17 | More by Vdubb86
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Connecticut

4/5  rDev -8%

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New York

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Mississippi

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

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Nevada

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

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Minnesota

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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California

5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

12-03-2011 17:39:00 | More by deapokid
Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing Co.
97 out of 100 based on 6,533 ratings.