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RATINGS: 3913   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.1   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Produced in the tradition of 18th Century English brewers who supplied the court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, Old Rasputin seems to develop a cult following wherever it goes. It’s a rich, intense brew with big complex flavors and a warming finish.

The Old Rasputin brand image is a drawing of Rasputin with a phrase in Russian encircling it—A sincere friend is not born instantly.


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3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ingy (100) - candler, North Carolina, USA - MAR 19, 2008
bottle, black with ample, cream colored head. Full taste of coffee, malt, chocolate and spice. Big and delicious! Well balanced with a lingering finish which does not disappoint.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jpkeskinen (354) - FINLAND - JUL 2, 2015
Drank from a bottle. Strong, deep, and full of flavour. There are all the typical components of an imperial porter but something is still missing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markoijelena (1040) - Belgrade, SERBIA - JUN 30, 2015
Bottle 0.355l at Beerville Beer shop Belgrade Serbia.Thanks Milos for bringing this bottles from USA.Taste with him and Vlada ciaoooo.20.05.2015.Pour it dark color with small white head.Very thick.On the nose smoke, roasted malt.Taste and aroma little bit dissapointed maybe is something wromg with this batch I honestly expected more.Taste and aroma of bitter, chocolate, some coffee but very thin.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
RIVERA_HOU (13) - Texas, USA - JUN 29, 2015
Great beer with pizza. The head is super thick, it’s like a thing in itself, I took a bite out of it. I taste caramel and chocolate with a great aftertaste of hops; 70 IBUs if I’m remembering correctly, bravo! It’s brewed in tradition of English brewers who supplied the Russian court of Catherine the Great. Whoever that is, it makes you feel like Catherine the Great. Old Rasputin is my segway into being a connoisseur of stouts. Definitely could become one of my usual beers. It was highly recommended to me and I highly recommend it as well.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Woodspop (14) - Rivervale, AUSTRALIA - JUN 27, 2015
First try, poured a rather large head and very dark, fine taste and a nice finsh. Rather enjoyable before my meegoreng. Chocolate, coffee, toast, smoke

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mauroruellas (240) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 22, 2015
Escura,opaca,liquido viscoso levemente licoroso,espuma formou um creme marrom mediano com boa manutenção;no nariz uma explosão de aromas,aparecendo malte torrado,caramelo,café,chocolate,lúpulos aromáticos,baunilha,notas amadeiradas;sabor tão soberbo quanto o aroma,inicialmente com um rápido dulçor e complementando com o delicioso amargor da torrefação e dos lúpulos,álcool é notado de forma harmoniosa e bem inserido,encorpada,complexa,final seco,amargo e longo. Cerveja potente,intensa,aveludada,excelente cerveja.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
emusche (49) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 20, 2015
Pours black, thick head; minimal recession. Aroma is heavy of molasses and toffee caramel malts. Taste is sweet, heavy molasses, some chocolate. Very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
RodrigoPacheco (80) - - JUN 20, 2015
Uma referência no estilo. Encorpada, densa, amarga, torrada e muito equilibrada! Sensacional!!!!!!�

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Zakoon (223) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2015
355ml. bottle enjoyed @ home. Pours black with a one finger tan head. Aroma is roasted malt, caramel, dark chocolate, coffee and dark fruits. Flavour is malty sweetness and bitter roast. Medium to full bodied, oily texture, average carbonation. Finish is roasted and bitter.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Tognetta (292) - Campinas, BRAZIL - JUN 18, 2015
Totalmente negra, espuma marrom abundante e de facil formação, persistente. Aroma achocolatado, maltes torrados, adocicada, alcoólica. Paladar de dulçor intenso, licorosa, notas torradas que ficam mais amargas no aftertaste, mais pra chocolate amargo do que café, aveludada, persistente como pouquíssimas cervejas. A melhor imperial stout que tomei até hoje.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kajser27 (238) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUN 17, 2015
Pitch black, moderate to weak dark tan creamy head, nice lacing. Aroma is some caramel malt, chocolate, strong roasted malts, bit licorice and some alcohol also. Taste is moderate sweet malt, caramel, chocolate, dark chocolate, strong roasted notes, bit coffee, quite bitter roasted character and a very dry bitter finish, hint of alcohol. Lasting bitter aftertaste. Full- bodied, moderate carbonation, creamy.


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