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Russian Imperial Stout

Inspired by brewers back in the 1800's to win over the Russian Czar, this is the king of stouts, boasting high alcohol by volumes and plenty of malt character. Low to moderate levels of carbonation with huge roasted, chocolate and burnt malt flavours. Often dry. Suggestions of dark fruit and flavors of higher alcohols are quite evident. Hop character can vary from none, to balanced to aggressive.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 8.0-12.00%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 1813) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Barrel-Aged SilhouetteLift Bridge Brewery10.004.52331-
Raven's Eye Imperial StoutEel River Brewing Co.9.503.75322-
War And PeaceFulton Beer9.504.22316-
Huge ArkerAnderson Valley Brewing Company13.504.12314-
Imperial Stout Trooper - Bourbon Barrel AgedNew England Brewing Co.8.503.82303-
Big RICCTallgrass Brewing Company10.504.17302-
St-Ambroise Stout Impériale RusseMcAuslan Brewing9.104.21298-
KGB Imperial StoutWidmer Brothers Brewing Company9.303.6129384
GeorgeMikkeller ApS12.124.13289-
Brewmaster's Premium Reserve Russian Imperial StoutSprecher Brewing Company7.903.66284-
Westbrook / Evil Twin Mini Growler Imperial StoutWestbrook Brewing Co.10.504.13283-
IStout8 Wired Brewing Co.10.004.02281-
MoscowMidnight Sun Brewing Co.11.004.11279-
Verdi Imperial StoutBirrificio Del Ducato8.204277-
YouEnjoyMyStoutCambridge Brewing Company10.504.11276-
Hr. FrederiksenAmager Bryghus10.504.1273-
System Of A StoutBeachwood BBQ & Brewing11.304.32270-
[BANISHED] Tough LoveCrux Fermentation Project11.504.25270-
Vortex IIPisgah Brewing Co.11.703.9826894
Russian Imperial StoutIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant9.504.18252-
LegionCommunity Beer Company10.004.01251-
Emelisse Imperial Russian StoutBierbrouwerij Grand-Café Emelisse11.003.9124684
Nikolai Vorlauf Imperial StoutFunky Buddha Brewery9.504.05246-
Podge Belgian Imperial StoutPicobrouwerij Alvinne10.503.48239-
Damon (Port Barrel Aged)Hill Farmstead Brewery ? 4.26239-
Black Damnation I - Black Berry AlbertDe Struise Brouwers13.004.19224-
Cafe BORISHoppin' Frog Brewery9.404.09216-
Arcadia Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial StoutArcadia Brewing Company12.003.74215-
Atwater VJ BlackAtwater Brewery11.003.82215-
Imperial Blud18th Street Brewery10.504.17208-
TovarishBeachwood BBQ & Brewing11.204.2420487
Dark Horse Plead The 5th - BourbRum Double Barrel AgedDark Horse Brewing Company12.004.18202-
Darkstar NovemberBottle Logic Brewing13.704.45202-
Boris The SpiderSpider Bite Beer Company10.003.94201-
Tatonka StoutBJ's Chicago Pizza & Brewery Inc.8.503.75201-
Kuhnhenn Solar EclipseKuhnhenn Brewing Company18.003.93196-
Bourbon Barrel Aged DragoOnion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.10.004.24196-
Your Black Heart Russian Imperial StoutO'Dempsey's8.003.94195-
Old Growth Imperial StoutCaldera Brewing Company8.804.09192-
Saint Petersburg Imperial StoutThornbridge Brewery7.403.95191-
Boaks Monster Mash Imperial StoutBoak Beverage10.003.57189-
Bitches' Bank18th Street Brewery12.004.52189-
Imperial Russian StoutWellington County Brewery8.003.89188-
Hemel & AardeBrouwerij De Molen10.004.04186-
Enlightened DespotLickinghole Creek Craft Brewery11.304.1818494
Imperial StoutMendocino Brewing Company10.003.89182-
Pothole Filler Imperial StoutHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company9.004.05182-
Unorthodox Russian Imperial StoutTwo Roads Brewing Company9.203.84180-
Igor's DreamTwo Roads Brewing Company10.904.09178-
Colorado Ithaca / GuanabaraCervejaria Colorado10.504.09172-
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