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4.33/5
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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:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-21-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#393
Reviews:
2,763
Ratings:
8,396
pDev:
9.24%
Bros Score:
4.17
 
 
Wants:
836
Gots:
2,338
Trade:
93
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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.28/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Did a tasting last week at my house. KBS, WWS, Founder Breakfast and this Stone IRS. 1 person had it ranked first, 3 people had it second and 1 had it third. I put it a close second to KBS. Great beer and you you don't have to go through the BS of trying to find it.

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of craftbeersweden
4.61/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Bottle from Systembolaget in Sweden. Released sept. 2:nd 2013. This bottle opened on may 1, 2014.

Black, oily, liquid with a one finger high brown head. Leaves almoust no lacing on the glass.

Nose: Coffee, dark chocolate, vanilla, sweet licoriche, hops and dried fruit.

Taste: Roasted malt, dark chocolate, cream, coffee, grass and espresso.

Body: A full body with just a hint of carbonation. A light biterness at the end.

Conlusion: A fantastic beer with a complex body that wants to be investigated!

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing
Beer rating: 4.33 out of 5 with 8,396 ratings
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