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Espresso Imperial Russian Stout - Stone Brewing Co.

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Espresso Imperial Russian StoutEspresso Imperial Russian Stout

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

2,430 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 2,430
Reviews: 349
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 7.82%
Wants: 127
Gots: 398 | FT: 48
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: WillCarrera on 04-17-2013)
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Reviews by themind:
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themind

New Jersey

4.14/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A big coffee beer thats pretty hot! The beer looks amazing in the goblet. The aroma was roasted coffee and the taste was the same. My issue here is it's very boozy. I guess I should have aged it a bit but it is still a very good stout. A good job by Stone but I prefer other coffee beers such as Peruvian Morning. That said it's worth a look.

Bottom Line: Flame on! this guy has heat! Age it a bit.

Serving type: bottle

05-25-2013 00:45:41 | More by themind
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Espresso Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing Co.
97 out of 100 based on 2,430 ratings.