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Samuel Adams Imperial Stout - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,413 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,413
Reviews: 795
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 13.95%
Wants: 41
Gots: 61 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Imperial in stature and bigger than your average stout. This colossal stout was inspired by those created by 18th century English brewers for the Russian Imperial Court of Catherine II. The special malts in this intense and massive brew delivers rich flavors of dark chocolate, coffee, and anise.

(Beer added by: Duhast500 on 01-18-2009)
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Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +25%

03-22-2014 18:34:26 | More by blueberryann
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3/5  rDev -21.1%

03-16-2014 13:47:07 | More by Fettpopps
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New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +25%

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Mexico

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

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Ohio

3/5  rDev -21.1%

02-23-2014 00:25:13 | More by Miles228
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Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +25%

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JT99125

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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California

4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: Black with a brown head. Like motor oil.

M: Dark chocolate, roasted malt and dark roast coffee in the nose.

T: Dark bittersweet chocolate, dark roast coffee, roasted malt, a little dark fruit.

M: Full bodied, not smooth enough to my taste.

O: Typical of the style. If you like imperial stouts, I recommend it.

Serving type: bottle

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New York

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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Ohio

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Tennessee

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New York

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Samuel Adams Imperial Stout from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
86 out of 100 based on 1,413 ratings.