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Wreck Alley Imperial Stout - Karl Strauss Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

185 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 185
Reviews: 41
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 12.85%
Wants: 6
Gots: 26 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Karl Strauss Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: mactrail on 04-01-2012

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Ratings: 185 | Reviews: 41 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of StArnoldFan
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Wowcoolman
3.72/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Abraham21
4.14/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of funjack5150
3.39/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

I first smelled this stout and I got nothing but chocolate. And then I took my first sip and not a lot of chocolate. Then after that all I got was raisins and dates and dark fruits. To me this stout is ok...... I won't be running out to get more anytime soon.

Photo of IGOTASIXPACK
4.03/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Jackcub87
4.13/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of docoman
3.46/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Decent stout, very thin, taste pretty good more chocolate not so much coffee note. Worth a try but there are better options in my opinion.

Photo of johlac66
4.27/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Giesch
4.44/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Bubbawilly88
3.85/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of anthony-martinez
3.6/5  rDev -7.5%

Photo of OCSA_1978
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Alpha309
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of SeanMurray
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Very dark, but not overdone. Really enjoyable flavor.

Photo of LXIXME
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Dsimenson
4.14/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of yspiff
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Kenudo
4.8/5  rDev +23.4%

Photo of GatorCoop
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of MRGonzalo
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

Unexpectedly quickly vanishing head. Nice aroma (and aggresive body) of coffee and seasalt. Much more acidic taste than anticipated, with a dark roasted bean aftertaste.

Photo of zestar
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of indy351
4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of Bung
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of bmonaco
3.96/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of retry4z
3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

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Wreck Alley Imperial Stout from Karl Strauss Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 185 ratings.