Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout | Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

BA SCORE
86
very good
1,282 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay
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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

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,282
Reviews:
489
Avg:
3.84
pDev:
12.76%
 
 
Wants:
55
Gots:
182
For Trade:
7
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A: black motor oil - didn't even kick up much head - maybe a slim finger of smooth, creamy-looking dark foam off a center pour

S: rich, sweet dark malts, roasty and bitter cocoa and coffee, some herbal and earthy aromas

T: bittersweet dark malts and sweet black coffee; suggestions of herb and anise; some blackstrap molasses and mocha; some mineral-esque qualities

M: creamy, smooth, dense, full-to-medium body; slick

O: a nice RIS, with a very earthy and grainy profile, which I liked - luxurious and decadent, yes, but with a rustic tone and traditional vibe

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Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
3.84 out of 5 based on 1,282 ratings.
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