Marshal Zhukov's Imperial Stout | Cigar City Brewing

Marshal Zhukov's Imperial StoutMarshal Zhukov's Imperial Stout
BA SCORE
95.4%
Liked This Beer
4.37 w/ 2,755 ratings
Marshal Zhukov's Imperial StoutMarshal Zhukov's Imperial Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States
cigarcitybrewing.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.00%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
This Russian Imperial Stout is dedicated to Georgy Zhukov, arguably one of the finest generals of World War II. Opaque black in color, with notes of espresso, chocolate, dark toffee and hints of backstrap molasses. The English hop varietals provide a subtle herbal dryness, and finishes with a hearty slap of roasty espresso. Pair Marshal Zhukov’s with Mushroom Solyanka, dark chocolate, cherries and ground wars in Russia.

We brew and release Zhukov's in the summer knowing that a beer of this heft reaches its full potential a few months after release. So save a bottle for the cold winter!

80 IBU

Added by BigMcLargeHuge on 11-17-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#305
Reviews:
574
Ratings:
2,755
Liked:
2,629
Avg:
4.37/5
pDev:
9.15%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,178
Gots:
930
Trade:
96
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4.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.36/5  rDev -0.2%

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5/5  rDev +14.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -2.7%

shared with a friend. too boozey right now. will evaluate more at the next encounter.
if it was mine I would hold it for a while.

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4/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.2/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Incredibly rich flavorful stout. Tastes a bit too much of soy for my taste though. Very thick mouthfeel. Dark as midnight. The soy flavor is just not my thing, though still a very solid stout.

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Marshal Zhukov's Imperial Stout from Cigar City Brewing
Beer rating: 95.4% out of 100 with 2,755 ratings
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