Imperial Stout | Pyramid Breweries, Inc.

no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
no score
Send samples

Brewed by:
Pyramid Breweries, Inc.
Washington, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by nathi on 11-26-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

For Trade:
View: Beers | Events
User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 4
Reviews by nathi:
Photo of nathi
3.35/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Black, but not the blackest by far. Nice dark tan head but falls very fast.

Very low aroma for this style, just a low malt with some chocolate and coffee roast, small hint of black currant.

Flavor is relativly simple, not huge, but very good. Nice malt, although a little sugary, with a good roasty finish. Some fruity complexity and some low minty hops in the end. Alcohol is percivable, but not real high and adds complexity.

Great dry finish, adds to drinkability.

This is not an outstanding beer, and is very simple for the style. But is clean and drinkable, with the only major distraction being the sgary malt is a bit cloying, but that is balanced with the dryer finish. A beer to enjoy, but not really one to savour.

 736 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of HungarianCount
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of beertaster13
3.11/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Very strong stout. Pours a liquid oil black with a decent light mocha head. The smell is strong of alcohol, faint hint of roasted malts and coffee beans. The taste is very strong. Loaded with alcohol, dark rich taste of roasted malts, thick. Not bad when paired with a desert but a little strong for my liking. Very heavy alcohol 9.2%

 334 characters

Photo of gandres
4.09/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From tap to growler to wine glass
Appearance: Black, dark, but deep clear when held against the light
Aroma: Toasted grains
Taste: aroma of locirice comes out when drinking
Mouth feel:
Overall very good beer relative to other beers offered at pyramid
Drank: January 25, 2016

 275 characters

Imperial Stout from Pyramid Breweries, Inc.
3.51 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.