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2013 Stone ESPRESSO Imperial Russian Stout | Stone Brewing

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2013 Stone ESPRESSO Imperial Russian Stout2013 Stone ESPRESSO Imperial Russian Stout
BA SCORE
4.34/5
Outstanding
2,733 Ratings
2013 Stone ESPRESSO Imperial Russian Stout2013 Stone ESPRESSO Imperial Russian Stout
BEER INFO

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

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by WillCarrera on 04-17-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
378
Ratings:
2,733
pDev:
7.83%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Trade:
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Ratings: 2,733 |  Reviews: 378
Photo of crob3888
5/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Look: Pours black with dark brown edges and dark brown head
Smell: fresh brewed espresso, semi sweet chocolate, espresso beans
Taste: chocolate fondue, coffee beans, dark dried fruits, chocolate chip cookie
Feel: chewy and a medium amount of carbonation
Overall: probably my favorite coffee beer ever, and an incredible variation on a Stone classic

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

Photo of brutusmuktuk
5/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Amazing beer. Has a jet black color with a foamy brown head. Aroma is coffee and malts. The taste is espresso coffee with some malt and chocolate. The beer goes down smooth and has a nice full body feel. One of the best beers I have ever had - almost perfect in every category.

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

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5/5  rDev +15.2%

2013 Stone ESPRESSO Imperial Russian Stout from Stone Brewing
Beer rating: 4.34 out of 5 with 2,733 ratings
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