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Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,528 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,528
Reviews: 2,564
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.43%
Wants: 472
Gots: 1,375 | 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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NHhomebrewguy

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-06-2014 22:53:54 | More by NHhomebrewguy
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Titus34


3.75/5  rDev -13.8%

07-06-2014 21:16:41 | More by Titus34
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MattSharpless

Virginia

5/5  rDev +14.9%

07-06-2014 19:52:30 | More by MattSharpless
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styleisking

Michigan

4/5  rDev -8%

07-06-2014 15:40:02 | More by styleisking
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guinness_myBoy


4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-06-2014 15:19:06 | More by guinness_myBoy
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jawas

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -8%

07-06-2014 01:50:23 | More by jawas
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BastardKing24

Oregon

4.59/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Pours a dark black with a huge tan head that sticks around for loads of lacing.

Smell is of rich cocoa and coffee, with leather and piney hops a plenty.

Taste is deep and dark, mysterious, loads of roasted flavors. Chocolate, coffee, a nice yeasty note, and bitterness from the hops. Sweet and bitter at the same time. Alc. note is kept to a minimum. One of my favorite Impy stouts ever.

Feel is well carbed, and a viscous to the taste buds. Thick enough to be an imperial beer without making it a total sludge bomb.

Overall one of my favorite stouts ever. Always worth the 7$

Serving type: bottle

07-06-2014 01:49:35 | More by BastardKing24
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Averwo

Iowa

4.75/5  rDev +9.2%

07-06-2014 01:36:24 | More by Averwo
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sourdog

California

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-05-2014 21:04:00 | More by sourdog
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the_encinitan

California

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-05-2014 18:02:23 | More by the_encinitan
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DrNikFeelGood

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -13.8%

07-05-2014 05:14:32 | More by DrNikFeelGood
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KG710

Georgia

4/5  rDev -8%

07-05-2014 03:45:32 | More by KG710
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dgtiii

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-04-2014 19:08:58 | More by dgtiii
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ElJosharino

Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-04-2014 18:12:20 | More by ElJosharino
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matt2591

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-04-2014 15:49:26 | More by matt2591
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Mumbles720

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-04-2014 03:18:06 | More by Mumbles720
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Halluxone

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-03-2014 21:57:21 | More by Halluxone
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TheItalianStallion

New York

4.48/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

2014 Release poured into a Duvel tulip

A: Black as night with a 1 finger brown head that quickly dissipates. Barely any lacing throughout the glass.

S: Roasted malts, coffee beans, and a faint bit of anise.

T: Heavy roasted/toasted malts with some sweetness. Coffee, dark chocolate, and anise are also present with a little bit of alcohol.

M: Very, very smooth with a creamy mouthfeel and light carbonation. Perfect on the palate.

O: Damn this beer is good. Overall this is an excellent imperial stout with an amazing mouthfeel and huge roasted malt flavors. One of my favorite imperial stouts, I would highly recommend this beer.

Serving type: bottle

07-03-2014 18:21:39 | More by TheItalianStallion
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joegard

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-03-2014 17:30:48 | More by joegard
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BigV

California

5/5  rDev +14.9%

07-03-2014 16:41:10 | More by BigV
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Kuoinetown

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-03-2014 13:14:36 | More by Kuoinetown
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Ant4711

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -13.8%

07-03-2014 13:09:11 | More by Ant4711
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Beestin

Iowa

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-03-2014 04:20:03 | More by Beestin
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tmclain

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-03-2014 01:49:42 | More by tmclain
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mattycasey

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-03-2014 01:48:36 | More by mattycasey
Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing Co.
97 out of 100 based on 6,528 ratings.