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RATINGS: 355   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.19   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 324   ABV: 10.8%
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Just one wooden barrel of this beer was produced. The beer is Stone Imperial Russian Stout, and it was aged for about a year in a used bourbon barrel. From that wooden cask, we were only able to keg up very little. Expect to see the next appearance of this at the Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens after it opens early this summer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Yoachim (46) - SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
Flaska på provningen USA comes to Göteborg 2014. Luktar lakrits, träd, frukt, vanilj, Fin svart färg. Smakar salt, choklad, russin, alkohol, vanilj, frukt, godis, härlig känsla i munnen.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
tkrjukoff (4101) - SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
Bottle @ rlgk. Pours jet black with a small tanned head. Aroma is sweet roasted malty coffee chocolate. Flavor is as aroma very drinkable a bit acidy and pungent eith balanced bitterness and a surprising sweet aftertaste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beardaxe (266) - - OCT 13, 2014
Sweet boozy aroma. Hot finish but not disagreeable. Rich chocolate powder flavor. A little bland at times. Nice oily mouthfeel. Not as roasty as regular stone IRS. Fun, but nothing stands out. Doesn’t merit the work it might take to get one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dr_MedievAle (197) - Alabama, USA - SEP 29, 2014
vintage 2014. aroma: kbs or bourbon county. can’t decide. more specific: leather and chocolate; cinnamon in there, too. appearance: dark black, quickly dissipating tan to dark brown head. taste: cocoa powder, cinnamon, some cola/cardamom and bourbon burn. palate: very velvety.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
slowrunner77 (6084) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
"2006 - a little past it’s prime, so the hops didn’t really add to it at all, but damn, the roasted malts and chocolate, anise, etc in this beer aged in bourbon barrels? A thing of beauty. Would really like to try this a year or two old instead of 6. 2014 as Fyodor’s Classic 500 ml bottle...soft luxurious palate aroma and flavor, just like guradians slumber. AWESOME! "

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ElManana (511) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - SEP 18, 2014
Bottle @ RBBSG III. Pours black, small beige head. Aroma is dominated by vanilla and chocolate. Taste is very sweet, vanilla and more chocolate. Huge stout, lovely.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BuckeyeBoy (2865) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 13, 2014
500ml bottle (Fyodor classic) with a big thanks to Darrel. Pours out a thick rich silky black topped with a ring of a brown head. Nose is roast malts chocolate coffee bourbon barrel goodness vanilla and some sweetness. Taste is just as wonderful as the nose. All of the classic bourbon barrel goodness along with a great rich taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
RobertDale (3704) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - SEP 12, 2014
500 ml. bottle. Batch 3. Pours a thick black with a small brown head. Great aroma of bourbon, malt, chocolate, and vanilla. Taste is bourbon, roasted malt, dark chocolate, vanilla, and coffee. Hides the alcohol content very well. Rich and creamy. Superb!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (8911) - , New Jersey, USA - SEP 9, 2014
Bottle as Fyodor classic. Pours black brown head. Nose/taste of bourbon, oak, vanilla, roast chocolate. Medium body.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jkwood04 (4155) - Connecticut, USA - SEP 5, 2014
500ml bottle (Fyodors Classic - batch 3) in a tulip. Pours black with a lacy, beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, bourbon and oak and vanilla, chocolate and hints of coffee, some light sweetness, and some hints of dark fruits. Flavor the same with an incredible blend of the base beer and bourbon. Thick texture. A really good beer; glad I finally got to try it.

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