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Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,647 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,647
Reviews: 2,568
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.43%
Wants: 480
Gots: 1,410 | FT: 78
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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Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +9.2%

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4/5  rDev -8%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

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2Cents

Nebraska

4.93/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

The 2013 classic release, poured into a large wine glass.

A: Motor oil black with a caramel colored head that thins down to a creamy film. There is a lasting caramel colored head and lacing that sticks around.

S: Dark chocolate, coffee, caramel, vanilla and caramelied brown sugar.

T. Dark chocolate, caramel, non dairy creamer, caramelized brown sugar and espresso. The after taste is a blend of all of the above.

M: It's creamy but not very thick, just enough carbonation to give a chocolate soda feel. There's not very much of an alcohol bite.

O: This is my current favorite stout, with the exception of Peche Mortel. It's is a very unique R.I.S. it doesn't have that Licorice and leather thing going on; but it more then makes up for it with a creamy caramel, dark chocolate and espresso combo. I hope this sticks around "these parts" for a while.

Serving type: bottle

04-22-2013 04:26:04 | More by 2Cents
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Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -48.3%

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New York

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

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Massachusetts

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Iowa

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Illinois

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4/5  rDev -8%

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California

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California

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

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Colorado

4/5  rDev -8%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -8%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -8%

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4/5  rDev -8%

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California

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

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Fubar1453

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -8%

04-19-2013 20:40:22 | More by Fubar1453
Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing Co.
97 out of 100 based on 6,647 ratings.