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Imperial Delusion - Mickey Finn's Brewery

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Imperial Delusion
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 9.46%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mickey Finn's Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 09-24-2011)
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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

kawilliams81, Aug 21, 2013
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3.52/5  rDev -10%

ralerwen, Oct 25, 2014
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4.05/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Served in a shaker pint glass at the brewpub.

Nice to see a new (to me, at least) stout tapped here at MF. It pours a straight obsidian topped by about a finger or so of light-ish sienna foam. The nose is sorta weak, thanks to the nitro-tap, but I do get some coffee, some chocolate, and some darkly-roasted malts. The taste holds notes of roasted malts, light coffee, cocoa, molasses, and a very faint hint of charcoal. The body is a straight medium, with a nice nitrogenation and a subsequently ridiculously smooth feel. Overall, this is one of the easiest-drinking stouts I've ever had. It ranks around Old Raspy and the like, and maintains a good amount of impy stout flavor despite the nitro-tap (which helps its drinkability a great deal). Good times.

TMoney2591, Sep 24, 2011
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4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

prisoner1572, Jan 14, 2013
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

imperialking, Mar 06, 2012
Imperial Delusion from Mickey Finn's Brewery
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.