Parabola | Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
California, United States
firestonewalker.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 14.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
This Russian imperial oatmeal stout is aged for a full year in a blend of bourbon barrels from Elijah Craig, Four Roses, Pappy Van Winkle, Woodford Reserve, and Buļ¬€alo Trace.

Added by largadeer on 03-26-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#29
Reviews:
1,252
Ratings:
6,539
Liked:
6,424
Avg:
4.61/5
pDev:
7.59%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
3,144
Gots:
3,727
Trade:
278
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one of my favorite b/a stouts. had out of bomber and on tap at brewery. dark , tasty and a little boozy.

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2014 - Well-made. High quality. Rich and complex, with a balanced bourbon taste.

2015 - All of the above + caramelize sugar, vanilla, and breadiness. Everything is superbly balanced. BCBS is more rich, but this has a more complex and intricate smell, taste, and feel. This is a winner.

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Parabola from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 98.2% out of 100 with 6,539 ratings
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