1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Russian Imperial Stout

Inspired by brewers back in the 1800's to win over the Russian Czar, this is the king of stouts, boasting high alcohol by volumes and plenty of malt character. Low to moderate levels of carbonation with huge roasted, chocolate and burnt malt flavours. Often dry. Suggestions of dark fruit and flavors of higher alcohols are quite evident. Hop character can vary from none, to balanced to aggressive.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 8.0-12.00%   [ ? ] 

View the Most Popular: Russian Imperial Stout
You've rated 0 beers within this style.
Style Examples - 1 to 50 (out of 1210) - Ordered by # Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150  | next › last »
Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Co.9.004.39,92297
Ten FIDYOskar Blues Grill & Brew10.504.387,461100
Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Co.10.604.347,05993
Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company10.504.365,883-
Brooklyn Black Chocolate StoutBrooklyn Brewery10.004.155,61091
ParabolaFirestone Walker Brewing Co.13.004.614,73497
Bell's Expedition StoutBell's Brewery, Inc.10.504.234,674-
Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company9.504.214,26689
Oak Aged Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company9.504.263,79196
Narwhal Imperial StoutSierra Nevada Brewing Co.10.204.143,463-
Dark Lord Imperial StoutThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub15.004.283,38290
Samuel Smith's Imperial StoutSamuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)7.004.173,14999
Plead The 5th Imperial StoutDark Horse Brewing Company11.004.312,998-
DarknessSurly Brewing Company10.304.52,689100
Espresso Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Co.11.004.342,60097
Great Lakes Blackout StoutGreat Lakes Brewing Co.9.004.222,55089
B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal-Imperial StoutHoppin' Frog Brewery9.404.242,36093
Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Aged Plead The 5thDark Horse Brewing Company11.004.552,05497
Barrel Aged B.O.R.I.S. Oatmeal Imperial StoutHoppin' Frog Brewery9.404.32,025-
Marshal Zhukov's Imperial StoutCigar City Brewing11.004.371,995-
HeresyWeyerbacher Brewing Co.8.003.941,93489
Brooklyn Black OPSBrooklyn Brewery10.504.131,882-
The CzarAvery Brewing Company10.573.931,66790
Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers13.004.251,53390
Siberian Night Imperial StoutThirsty Dog Brewing Company9.704.141,51081
Old Heathen Imperial StoutWeyerbacher Brewing Co.8.003.921,49897
Lagunitas Imperial StoutLagunitas Brewing Company9.903.761,448-
Samuel Adams Imperial StoutBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)9.203.81,43580
Great Lakes Barrel-Aged Blackout StoutGreat Lakes Brewing Co.9.504.371,373-
Imperial StoutRogue Ales11.004.031,19972
Heavy Seas - Peg Leg Imperial StoutHeavy Seas Beer8.003.651,180-
Blaecorn UnidragonClown Shoes12.504.071,140-
Santa's Little HelperPort Brewing10.004.011,117-
Big Eddy Russian Imperial StoutJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company9.503.811,11675
Imperial Stout TrooperNew England Brewing Co.8.504.211,046-
D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer Double Imperial StoutHoppin' Frog Brewery10.504.221,039-
Sexual ChocolateFoothills Brewing Company9.754.121,017-
Smuttynose Imperial Stout (Big Beer Series)Smuttynose Brewing Company9.804.0998886
Bourbon Barrel Aged Vanilla Bean Dark LordThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub15.004.72966-
Barrel Aged Sexual ChocolateFoothills Brewing Company9.754.37853-
Wake Up DeadLeft Hand Brewing Company10.203.86806-
Duck-Rabbit Rabid DuckThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery10.003.92782-
Schlafly Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial StoutThe Schlafly Tap Room10.504.0877684
Imperial StoutNøgne Ø - Det Kompromissløse Bryggeri A/S9.004.1276690
Northwind Imperial StoutTwo Brothers Brewing Company9.103.8758-
Bourbon Barrel Aged Siberian Night Imperial StoutThirsty Dog Brewing Company10.904.25687-
Courage Imperial Russian StoutWells & Young's Ltd10.004.2565699
Black HoleMikkeller ApS13.103.82641-
Black Metal Farmhouse Imperial StoutJester King Brewery9.303.98637-
Ivan The Terrible Imperial Stout - Barrel-AgedBig Sky Brewing Company10.004.28634-
« first ‹ prev | 1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150  | next › last »