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Most Premium - Gigantic Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

57 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 57
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 11.28%
Wants: 2
Gots: 6 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Gigantic Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: artoolemomo on 11-10-2013)
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A-pour is a dark cola brown from the bottle to near black in the glass with a hint of ruby red peeking thru a thin small tan head leaving a minimal lace ring

S-ripe cherries , booze

T-somewhat smoother than Hornbeer - Fundamental Blackhorn , still a lot of smokeyness

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A - Pours a dark brown with a mixed dark brown head with good retention.

S - Malty, roasted, coffee.

T - Nice roasted malt, nutty, smooth and tasty.

D - Good carbonation with a heavy body.

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89 out of 100 based on 57 ratings.