Russian Imperial Stout

Description:
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 - 501 to 550 (out of 1995) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
PopinskiAngry Chair Brewing10.004.2720-
Mutually Assured Destruction (M.A.D.) Barrel Aged RISThimble Island Brewing Company11.003.9720-
Bourbon-aged Jolly Roger Imperial StoutOtto's Pub and Brewery9.204.2720-
Barrel Full Of Monkeys - CherryPaddock Wood Brewing Co.10.003.9720-
Bourbon CzarTin Man Brewing Company12.004.4420-
Damon (Double Barrel Aged) (2016)Hill Farmstead Brewery ? 4.8520-
Cherry Thrale'sUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten9.004.1620-
Smoked Maple Syrup Imperial StoutBent Hill Brewery10.704.0219-
Mornington Peninsula Imperial StoutMornington Peninsula Brewery9.504.0719-
Bourbon Russian StoutIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant12.504.2419-
MotivatorCrank Arm Brewing9.304.2319-
Witchcraft Brenner Brewing Co.13.004.0719-
Imperial Court Stout - Saddlebag SeriesMustang Brewing Company9.603.4519-
Brunch On ThisJ. Wakefield Brewing14.004.2519-
Thrale'sUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten8.803.6519-
Resolute - Chocolate HazelnutBrothers Craft Brewing13.503.519-
Dead Man's Hand - Wine Barrel AgedBrouwerij Het Nest10.004.0119-
MexicakeTempest Brewing Company11.004.2719-
Privyet Russian Imperial StoutDESTIHL Brewery12.504.2319-
Imperial Stout Self-Titled - Imperial StoutAeronaut Brewing Company8.003.991985
Black SaddleCrystal Springs Brewing Company9.403.519-
Koschei The DeathlessWhite Street Brewing Co.13.003.8819-
Noctus 100Brauerei S. Riegele10.003.9318-
Ivan Kozhedub (IVAN)Victory Art Brew13.004.1718-
Everything Was Forever, Until It Was No MoreThrees Brewing10.004.1218-
L'ImperatriceLe Trou Du Diable8.503.5618-
Underlord AcheronLancaster Brewing Company10.003.7818-
Abbey Russian Imperial StoutAbbey Brewing Co.9.503.9518-
Edmund Fitzgerald Imperial StoutFitger's Brewhouse9.504.1418-
Beard TaxBlack Acre Brewing Co.10.504.3118-
Peter The GreatChampion Brewing Company10.504.1318-
Imperial Russian StoutRidgeway Brewing10.004.0617-
FuelCapitol City Brewing10.004.117-
Tweaked Out Hippy SippyFat Head's Brewery & Saloon10.004.6117-
Viking FuneralFour Fathers Brewing10.404.2917-
Death Of Cthulhu (Ghost 345)Adroit Theory Brewing Company12.004.117-
Russian Imperial StoutPerrin Brewery8.903.8817-
Ctayt - Russian Imperial StoutAC Golden Brewing Company11.504.3517-
Prince Myshkin Russian Imperial StoutDock Street Brewery & Restaurant9.504.0117-
Ursa MajorMcCoy's Public House10.503.8417-
Chai Tea Virginia Black BearLickinghole Creek Craft Brewery9.303.8717-
Popinski W/ Peanut Butter And MarshmallowAngry Chair Brewing10.004.2717-
Epitaph Russian Imperial StoutHeathen Brewing9.003.9317-
Revival Juliet 484 Imperial StoutRevival Brewing Co.9.503.8917-
PANIC!Galaxy Brewing Company8.803.7817-
Oaked Crazy IvanMad Fox Brewing Company ? 4.2416-
Old Rasputin (Nitro)North Coast Brewing Co.9.004.1216-
Dark Lord ChemTrailMix3 Floyds Brewing Co. ? 4.5216-
Stout Impériale Russe à L’ÉrableBrasserie Dunham8.503.816-
Imperial StoutRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery ? 3.8416-
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