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Imperial Stout | Back East Brewing Company

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103 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Back East Brewing Company
Connecticut, United States
backeastbrewing.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Back East’s Imperial Stout is a full-bodied ale brewed with several varieties of dark roasted malt. It has a complex malt character with underlying hints of coffee and chocolate. A generous amount of English hops gives this ale a pronounced hop profile. This robust ale is unfiltered and bottle conditioned.

Added by LtCracker20 on 09-20-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#5,679
Reviews:
17
Ratings:
103
pDev:
9.48%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4
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Trade:
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Ratings: 103 |  Reviews: 17
Photo of Burkbom23
3.85/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Hopheadgou
4.28/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Nice thick body with nice lacing. Bold, roasty, chocolate, vanilla, malty and just very pleasant to drink. Also ages very well. Have had it fresh and over a year of age.

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Photo of thespaceman
4.14/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured on tap at Pies and Pints in Waterbury, CT

Appearance - Deep, black motor oil like in color - nice billowing tna head rises up the glass and holds firm. Aroma is of deep molasses, dark chocolate and some coffee notes - very pleasing overall - this one tastes simply perfect! The balance of strong malt elements between the chocolate and coffee notes make this one very nice - I love the balance here - a very good stout from an up and comer in the CT scene - a great job Back East

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4.08/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.82/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.25/5  rDev -19%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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4.27/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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4.25/5  rDev +6%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

Photo of GinjaSlice
4.2/5  rDev +4.7%

2012 aged on tap. Really deep chocolate taste with a lingering alcohol bite

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3.88/5  rDev -3.2%

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4/5  rDev -0.2%

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4/5  rDev -0.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -19%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

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4/5  rDev -0.2%

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4/5  rDev -0.2%

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Imperial Stout from Back East Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.01 out of 5 with 103 ratings
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