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Imperial Stout Trooper - New England Brewing Co.

Imperial Stout TrooperImperial Stout Trooper

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947 Ratings
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Ratings: 947
Reviews: 466
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.74%


Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
2006 - 12oz bottle
2007 - not released
2008 - 12oz bottle
2009 - 750ml bottle
2010 - 750ml bottle and Groucho glasses label change
2011 - bottle date added to label
2012 - 500ml bottles
2013 - 500mL bottle labeled 12/2013

(Beer added by: goodbyeohio on 12-29-2006)
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PicoPapa

Connecticut

4.33/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750mL bottle. Pours a brackish dark brown color with a small, brown frothy head. Nice amount of sticky lacing. Aromas of dark, bitter chocolate, roasted malts and some coffee/cappuccino. Taste is a nice big hit of dark, bittersweet chocolate upfront. Surprising amount of hop flavor to it. A bit of a mocha finish to it. Overall, this beer has a lot of flavor and a nice amount of hops as well. A bit pricey but the perfect Russian Imperial to drink during the winter.

Serving type: bottle

12-26-2010 07:16:42 | More by PicoPapa
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ThrewRedButter

Massachusetts

4.71/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

2011 vintage into a teku glass

A - Pitch black with dark brown head

S - Is this stout flavored? Huge milk chocolate and roasted malts. Dark fruits, figs, even a slight cherry on the nose. Wow, is this complex!

T - Oh yeah. The dark fruits are more on the taste. Still getting the milk chocolate and espresso notes. Just great.

M - Fluffy and thick as all hell. Goes down so smooth.

O - Easily the best non-flavored and non barrel-aged RIS I've ever had. So much going on here. Feels bigger than the 8.5% abv and so robust. Will seek this out again. The force is strong with this stout.

Serving type: bottle

04-25-2014 01:48:29 | More by ThrewRedButter
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Imperial Stout Trooper from New England Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 947 ratings.