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Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout Bourbon Barrel-aged With Cherries - Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout Bourbon Barrel-aged With Cherries
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.81
pDev: n/a
Wants: 3
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: mothman on 12-24-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 2
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3.7/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

This must have been somewhat of a hidden gem at Great Taste (or no one wanted to drink it), but there was no lines for it. I got a large pour from one of the brewers. It was black with a nice collar of tan head.

This beer had a ton of cherries, maybe a few too many. Not as much barrel flavors as I'd like. It was good, but not what I was expecting. I like Big Eddy RIS and I think I would enjoy the barrel aged version without the cherries. It tasted very similar to the regular version, but with a dominate cherry flavor.

A solid offering, but not something I was heavily impressed with. Still cool to try!

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Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout Bourbon Barrel-aged With Cherries from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
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