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Narwhal Imperial Stout | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
4.16/5
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5,099 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
California, United States
sierranevada.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by JohnGalt1 on 10-14-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,333
Reviews:
953
Ratings:
5,099
pDev:
9.62%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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334
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1,467
Trade:
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Ratings: 5,099 |  Reviews: 953
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4.16/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

2014 bottle with about 2 1/2 years on it.Pours pitch black with a fairly thick khaki head that recedes rapidly and leaves minimal lacing. The aroma is coffee and chocolate. Flavor is the same but a touch of soy sauce joins the party. Feel is a tad thin but overall an excellent beer.

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4.27/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

An outstanding and delicious imperial stout. Superb chocolaty and coffee flavors. a smell that doesn't disappoint. Rich and smooth. Perhaps my favorite beer from SN. What can I say? I love this style, and Sierra Nevada delivers on my high standards for stouts. Will make this a regular in my rotation, along with Ten Fidy, FBS, FIS, and others. Well done.

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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Narwhal Imperial Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.16 out of 5 with 5,099 ratings
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