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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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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutOld Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout

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

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

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A - Pitch black. Tan and white layered 2 finger head. Very creamy in appearance. 4.5/5

S - Chocolate, toffee and coffee. Dark toasted malt. Toasted bread. Very muted. 3.5/5

T - Toffee and chocolate. Toasted bread. Slight bitterness on the back end. 4/5

M - Very thick and chewy. Very creamy. Heavy body which matches with this style of beer. 4.5/5

O - Great beer especially with dessert. Bitterness was more than expected. 4/5

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Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout from North Coast Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.3 out of 5 with 12,308 ratings
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