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BA SCORE
89
very good

60 Ratings
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Ratings: 60
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.25%
Wants: 3
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
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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Reviews by ccrida:
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3.93/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bomber in a nonic, appearance is black with a dark tan head leaving some scattered foamy lace.

Smell is sweeter, malted milk / lactose and plasticy phenols. Herbal hops have some brightness that keeps the sweetness dry. Some caramel as it warms.

Taste is more pronounced sweetness, caramel and purple fruits, with light char and roast, stout wise. Nice touch of acidity.

Mouthfeel is thicker.

Drinkability is pretty good. Like the complexity, a touch sweet.

ccrida, Nov 16, 2013
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3.84/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bottle: Poured a pitch-black color stout with a large off-white foamy head with good retention and some good lacing. Aroma of roasted malt with nice black chocolate notes and some cocoa is pleasant. Taste is also dominated by semi-sweet black chocolate notes with some light dry roasted malt notes and some cocoa notes re also identifiable. Body is full with good carbonation and no apparent alcohol. Not as dry or bitter as some other example of the style and somewhat lacking in compelxity but still really enjoyable.

Phyl21ca, Jul 04, 2014
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indy351, Oct 07, 2014
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3.89/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Gigantic Brewing Co. 'Most Premium Russian Imperial Stout' @ 10.0% , served from a couple of 650 ml bottle's purchased for $8.15 each

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

MF-ok/good carbonation , full bodied

Ov-ok/good beer , decent 'RIS' , no wow factor

prost LampertLand

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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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.

O - A solid coffee forward stout. Not bitter and nutty.

HuskyinPDX, Dec 30, 2013
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Most Premium from Gigantic Brewing Company
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