Stone Imperial Russian Stout | Stone Brewing

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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:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-21-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
8,363
Reviews:
2,751
Avg:
4.34
pDev:
9.22%
 
 
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820
Gots:
2,336
For Trade:
96
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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Served on tap at the Stone tap room in South Park.

2010

A - Pitch black with a milk chocolate head and thick brown lacing on the glass. No light is passing through the glass. Soooo pretty.

S - Lots of chocolate and roasted malts. Really reminds me of an oak aged stout. Lots of vanilla hiding in there as well.

T - Lots of chocolate and smooth malts. Even after being aged there's still a little booze hiding in there, but it's the good kind, if that makes any sense. This brew is just getting better and better and I feel all the flavors are really complimenting each other.

M - Very rich and dry. Not a lot of carbonation. Heavy and really leaves you wanting another sip.

O - So glad I was able to get this when I did. Having a brewery tap room close by is such an amazing privilege. Thanks for this amazing brew Stone!!!

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Stone Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing
4.34 out of 5 based on 8,363 ratings.
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