Lagunitas Imperial Stout | Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas Imperial StoutLagunitas Imperial Stout

Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.90%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
2010 8.2% abv

Added by kbub6f on 08-31-2001

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4/5  rDev +7.2%

From the 650 ml. bottle. Sampled on September 5, 2014.

Mostly black pour with mahogany brown highlights around the edges of the glass. Big, long lasting tan head.

Aroma of roasted, sweet, dark malts, a dusty cellar, and moderate bitterness.

Medium but quite smooth body.

The taste begins like aged malts but then the bitterness is more pungent than my nose expected. Low to no booze.

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On sale for $4.29 at Hop City, Atlanta. One of the best beer bargains around.

A: Black with a tan one finger head that dissipates fast. Some lacing.

S: Anise, leather, dark fruit (plums, dates).

T: Wow! Chocolate and licorice do a jig on my tongue. Dark fruit cuts in, too. Caramel and a bit of coffee round out the taste. Hearty as hell. Robust. Just a stellar brew.

M: Medium to heavy with medium carbonation. Thick. Dry. Full volume.

O: A surprisingly good RIS; one I would easily recommend. I'd pay twice as much for this terrific brew. Well done, Lagunitas.

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Lagunitas Imperial Stout from Lagunitas Brewing Company
3.73 out of 5 based on 2,108 ratings.
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