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Brouwerij Frontaal Deer Hunter (13.4%)

Almost certainly the best Imperial Russian Stout I’ve ever tried, Frontaal’s take on the style is absolutely sublime. It pours a thick gluey road tar black with a creamy cappuccino head and smells of liquorice root nd rubber balls. The … Continue reading

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Riegele Biermanufaktur Noctus 100 (10%)

“A whole pint of Imperial Russian Stout. Ouch. Noctus 100 is delicious. It’s a big round stewed fruit beer. It’s a beer packed with prunes and damson jam, treacle tart and brandy heat, brown bread and boozy plums. It’s a … Continue reading

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Brouwerij Emelisse Imperial Russian Stout (11%)

Part of Emelisse’s White Label Series, this is an Imperial Russian Stout that has been made with peated whisky malt and aged in Bowmore barrels. And. It. Is. Amazing. Pouring an inky black, the aroma is heavy with damp undergrowth, … Continue reading

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Blue Monkey Brewery Silverback In The USSR (10.5%)

This is a big fat round cuddly gorilla of a beer, and rightly so coming from Blue Monkey. It pours a deep dense black and smells of stewed plums, apples and jelly sweets in damp wooden crates. The flavours aren’t … Continue reading

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Liverpool Organic Brewery Imperial Russian Stout (8.1%)

This is by far the best beer I’ve tried from Liverpool Organic. Pouring an impenetrable black with a small cappuccino head, the smell is rum soused chocolate coffee beans. This is a thick, unctuous beer, full of chocolate and coffee, … Continue reading

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