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RATINGS: 1446   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 306   ABV: 10.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Narwhal Imperial Stout is the latest beer in Sierra Nevada’s High Altitude Series. This malt-forward monster is bold – with notes of baker’s cocoa, molasses, and dark roasted coffee. This massive imperial stout is incredibly complex, rich, and intense and will develop in the bottle for years to come.

Style: Imperial Stout
Hops: Magnum, Challenger
Malts: Two Row Pale, Chocolate, Honey, Carafa, Roasted Barley

Availability: 12 oz bottles, Draft
Arrival: October, 2012

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3.7
MisoW (3662) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 26, 2016
Bottle at home from SinH4, part of Euroswap 04/2016, many thanks. Pours deep brown color, dark beige head. Aroma of citrusy hops, coffee, roasted malt, dark chocolate. Taste is sweet, medium bitter, coffee, cocoa, nuts, roasted malt, dark chocolate.

4.4
JerryMeritt (11) - Pana, Illinois, USA - NOV 26, 2016
Poured at 55 degrees into a pint ale glass. Appearance, opaque black with a 1/2 inch head that dissipates quickly. Aroma of chocolate, black licorice, and dark stone fruits. Taste, hop forward, black licorice, and bitter chocolate. Finish, dark chocolate and licorice. A good imperial stout for the money but are better ones out there in the same price range.

3.8
Beerhunter111 (22268) - P´Castle, GERMANY - NOV 25, 2016
12fl oz bottle. Pours quite dark orange brown colour with a mid-sized good lasting tan head. Aroma of dark roated bitter malt, coffee. Taste of dark roasted malt, some red fruits, coffee, cocoa, caramel, some alcohol, quite nice!

4.1
RhetoricalAns (939) - Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 21, 2016
Black pour, rich wet sand coloured head, fairly rocky foam, little bit of lace. Sweet caramel aroma, dark coffee roast and cocoa. Taste is of course malt dominant, sweet but not cloying, strong. medium-heavy body. the big abv was undetected. A most excellent imperial stout

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JDBaker11058 (2337) - Maryland, USA - NOV 17, 2016
appearance: jet black, thick beige head. aroma: huge nose of molasses, black licorice, cocoa powder, hint of booze and vanilla. taste: black licorice, plum and raisin (maybe some port); cocoa powder, molasses, chicory. finish: slick, full palate; slightly boozy, caramel, chocolate, cocoa, and vanilla. notes: Big, smooth stout. Even so, abv well-hidden and it didn?t feel too big. Juuust right. Draft at Owen?s Ordinary.

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