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Drake's Drakonic Imperial Stout - Drake's Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

393 Ratings
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Ratings: 393
Reviews: 217
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 9.9%
Wants: 41
Gots: 34 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Drake's Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  8.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Drake's Drakonic Imperial Stout - 8.75% ABV, 40 IBUS
A big, malty beast of a beer that exemplifies the way we roll here at Drake's. Two-row malt is blended with Chocolate malt, roasted barley, and dark Crystal malts to make up the grist. Only one hop addition, Columbus, is added for bittering, allowing the abundance of malt in this beer to shine through. Enjoy the dense brownish head, the silky maltiness, and flavors of licorice, coffee and chocolate, rounded out with a slightly dry finish. here's to those who don't fear the mighty!

(Beer added by: xlperro on 08-20-2003)
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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Danielr26, Jan 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Dshep1340, Jan 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

sansho, Jan 14, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev -1%

22oz. split 2 ways. A pretty thick appearing black pour, finger of dark tan head. Retains well enough.

Aroma, Roast malt, earthy chocolate. Some lighter anise.

Taste, Solid roast malt and licorice again. Pretty well balanced though and not too bitter. Plenty of dark chocolate. Small coffee and malted milk balls.

Solid medium body, not quite creamy carbonation. Minimal warming presence.
A solid representation.

Bung, Jan 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

Jtrigonis, Jan 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

random846, Dec 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

jsanford, Dec 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Rick778, Dec 15, 2013
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

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4/5  rDev +1.5%

leprakhan, Dec 08, 2013
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

pkalix, Dec 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

sloelco, Dec 05, 2013
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anteater, Nov 22, 2013
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

cjw333, Nov 17, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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4/5  rDev +1.5%

JSchock7, Nov 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

NYR_Rob, Nov 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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4/5  rDev +1.5%

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4/5  rDev +1.5%

dav2080, Oct 03, 2013
Drake's Drakonic Imperial Stout from Drake's Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 393 ratings.