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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout | North Coast Brewing Co.

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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutOld Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout
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4.3/5
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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutOld Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co.
California, United States
northcoastbrewing.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Produced in the tradition of 18th Century English brewers who supplied the court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, Old Rasputin seems to develop a cult following wherever it goes. It’s a rich, intense brew with big complex flavors and a warming finish.


Added by kbub6f on 01-18-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#500
Reviews:
3,740
Ratings:
12,301
pDev:
10.23%
Bros Score:
4.38
 
 
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610
Gots:
3,079
Trade:
50
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12oz bottle into snifter. bottled on october 18, 2013. enjoyed on august 23, 2014

a: pitch black. two and a half fingers of head from an aggressive pour, the colour of heavily-milked/creamed coffee

s: chocolate, caramel, roasted malt, dark fruits, licorice, hints of coffee

t: dark fruits up front, then chocolate, licorice, coffee, roasted malt, and caramel in that order. finishes with a pretty strong coffee-like bitterness. slight alcohol. great stuff

m: light-to-medium body and somewhat watery which is bugging me, it's really not fitting for the style. little to no carbonation

o: needs significant improvement in the mouthfeel department. otherwise, a very delicious imperial stout with a lovely aroma and loads of flavour. it's great that this beer is very affordable and accessible too

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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.3 out of 5 with 12,301 ratings
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