Stone Imperial Russian Stout | Stone Brewing

Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Imperial Russian Stout
BA SCORE
4.33/5
8,385 Ratings
Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Imperial Russian Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States
stonebrewing.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.60%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-21-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#395
Reviews:
2,761
Ratings:
8,385
pDev:
9.24%
Bros Score:
4.17
 
 
Wants:
835
Gots:
2,341
Trade:
94
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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This stout is defining of what a stout is. Best of the best.

Hands down a perfect brew, genre-defining.

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5/5  rDev +15.5%

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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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5/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Pours black black black. Half inch of mocha brown head lingers for a long while.

Chocolate roast dominates the smell. Some winey raisin scents as well. Incredible.

Dominating flavor. Sweet chocolate, bitter roast. Caramel, raisins, alcohol. Huge, yet so damn refined. Better than the best wine hands down. Absolutely fantastic.

Smooth and silky on the tongue, incedibly tasty and very drinkable. A finely crafted ale.

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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Five out of five total

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Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing
Beer rating: 4.33 out of 5 with 8,385 ratings
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