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Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout | Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
3.81/5
Very Good
1,286 Ratings
Big Eddy Russian Imperial StoutBig Eddy Russian Imperial Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
leinie.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by jj21 on 10-27-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
490
Ratings:
1,286
pDev:
12.86%
Bros Score:
3.27
 
 
Wants:
55
Gots:
181
Trade:
7
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Ratings: 1,286 |  Reviews: 490
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3.49/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a snifter.

A: Black. Pours a 1+ finger, bubbly, brown head. Settles pretty quickly, but not completely.

S: Roasted coffee, with lots of dark chocolate, raisin, and molasses.

T: Bitter roasted espresso beans. Bitter pecan shells. Raisin, prune, and tons of booze.

M: Syrupy and thick. Bitterness lingers on the palate throughout. Very boozy.

D: Sipping experience.

Atmosphere is pretty good. Nice head, and some fair lacing. Nose is roasty and sweet. Bitterness and booziness overpower the characteristic chocolate and coffee components. Overall, this is an okay quaff.

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Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.81 out of 5 with 1,286 ratings
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