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Brewed By: Avery Brewing Company

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Average Rating:
7.80431

Number of Ratings: 557

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Brewed In: 4910 Nautilus Ct N, Boulder, CO 80301, USA

ABV: 12.20%

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Tasting Notes

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Fireballlk profile pictureFireballlk - May 7, 2016
Deep rich coffee, dark fruits undertones; some light sweetness like caramel; malty and complex; great
bill@homebrewingnews.com profile picturebill@homebrewingnews.com - February 7, 2016
Nose is nicely complex with caramel, dark fruit, malt, chocolate and hops. Flavor follows the nose largely and shows off some great kettle caramelization. Finish is quite dry but remains complex throughout. Excellent!
damien.mordrid@gmail.com profile picturedamien.mordrid@gmail.com - January 30, 2016
Nice and chocolatey, with a little bit of bitterness in the back end. Slight cherry flavor.
awwillie@hotmail.com profile pictureawwillie@hotmail.com - April 9, 2015
Strong and tastes like a tootsie roll. Complex robust flavor coffee flavor as well
raoul.duke profile pictureraoul.duke - March 17, 2015
2014 variety with stated 8.5% abv. Tan to brown head which isn?t foamy but is liquidy. Dark dark brown to black with red hues in light. The nose is, honestly, magnificent. Chocolate goes without saying (that seems to be required on a stout) but the hazelnut and toffee are, in a word, enticing. Perhaps a bit sweet? That?s the only issue I can come up with. The layers of flavor are exceptional. This is one for the shortlists out there.
jjswizz profile picturejjswizz - February 19, 2015
Okay stout with a subtle alcohol taste (Barley)
gmagcolorado profile picturegmagcolorado - January 26, 2015
Very tasty, more like an imperial porter with a hop finish. Not as heavy as many imperial stouts, but packed with flavor.
dibailey profile picturedibailey - December 4, 2014
Black mocha coffee flavors with a bright nose but smooth finish
LP1 profile pictureLP1 - November 3, 2014
Choo cho cheery. Dark and strong. A slow sipper.
Xavier profile pictureXavier - October 8, 2014
Really nice imperial stout. Roasty, malty with a creamy smooth mouthfeel and some bitterness and bite on the finish
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