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15th Anniversary Escondidian Imperial Black IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

1,397 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 1,397
Reviews: 713
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 12.8%
Wants: 54
Gots: 138 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  10.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HopHead84 on 08-16-2011)
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ghamel

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-14-2011 17:19:51 | More by ghamel
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Tpsauer

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-20-2011 20:31:39 | More by Tpsauer
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RandyJ

Ohio

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-15-2011 03:05:18 | More by RandyJ
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allouez86

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-16-2011 21:18:08 | More by allouez86
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morehpperliter

Ohio

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-14-2011 20:36:51 | More by morehpperliter
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Amergin

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-15-2011 04:23:39 | More by Amergin
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TheRougeBastard

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +18.5%

12-03-2011 05:08:12 | More by TheRougeBastard
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ROBSTARR

Michigan

5/5  rDev +18.5%

12-10-2011 17:01:50 | More by ROBSTARR
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kbuff13

California

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-28-2011 03:18:11 | More by kbuff13
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PKing

New York

5/5  rDev +18.5%

03-05-2012 18:12:18 | More by PKing
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ATXRyan

Texas

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-17-2011 19:00:45 | More by ATXRyan
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shockrocker65

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +18.5%

07-20-2012 02:54:01 | More by shockrocker65
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random846

California

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-15-2011 10:55:54 | More by random846
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CGMLS3

Florida

5/5  rDev +18.5%

12-09-2011 02:23:08 | More by CGMLS3
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SickNukes

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +18.5%

05-20-2012 01:52:15 | More by SickNukes
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PhiloPsych

California

5/5  rDev +18.5%

This is the most snifferific beer ever! The smell is absolutely, absolutely, absolutely lovely! Cocoa, lots of vanilla (wow!), molasses, licorice, smokey malt, and plenty of hops. The color and viscosity are also beautiful--the espresso crema head puffs up and leaves a layer on top that never goes away. The mouthfeel is thick and creamy and becomes whipped--chocolate mousse--in the mouth. The taste: are you kidding me?! Hops forward, imperial chocolate stout in the finish ... with a hoppy second finish! This is a great beer--a great, great, great, great beer. Terrific beer. Awesome beer. Lovely beer. Delicious beer. My new favorite beer. What a beer! Right?

If you loves stouts (I do) and you love hoppy IPAs (that's me, too), you're gonna love this beer--it's the perfect mix.

09-23-2011 06:26:47 | More by PhiloPsych
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Pellinore1

Illinois

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-14-2011 15:19:42 | More by Pellinore1
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chrispoint

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +18.5%

02-03-2012 19:32:01 | More by chrispoint
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Vaultdweller27

Maryland

5/5  rDev +18.5%

12-25-2011 02:43:00 | More by Vaultdweller27
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Elfastball7

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-14-2011 22:32:16 | More by Elfastball7
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IamC0lin

Kentucky

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-17-2011 17:13:44 | More by IamC0lin
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Ty82884

California

5/5  rDev +18.5%

12-04-2011 20:52:20 | More by Ty82884
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DuffBrew85


5/5  rDev +18.5%

02-07-2012 14:38:57 | More by DuffBrew85
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Jstark5150

California

5/5  rDev +18.5%

11-19-2011 06:49:59 | More by Jstark5150
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jsurfs82

Ohio

5/5  rDev +18.5%

12-19-2011 20:39:44 | More by jsurfs82
15th Anniversary Escondidian Imperial Black IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 1,397 ratings.