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RATINGS: 234   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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This long-time favorite brewers’ choice beer was created to hop us challenge expectations and keep us true. We now expose it to you. Using roasted barley, chocolate malt, and Midnight Wheat (tm), KGB has a color that is as dark as a torrid past, a body as full as a well kept dossier, and a taste a complex as a conspiracy theory.

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4.8
Nickpdx731 (1) - - JAN 20, 2013 does not count
Rich color with roasted aroma and flavor. Notes of coffee. Finishes very smooth. Amazing.

4.7
chuckfinley (1) - CHAD - FEB 20, 2011 does not count
Fantastic. Period. Фантас fantastisch

4.7
SPDickerman (1315) - Texas, USA - MAR 5, 2011
Pours dark black with faint redness around the edges and a three-finger tannish head. Smells roasty, chocolaty, malted and lightly bitter. Tastes like sweet malted barley in the front end, sweet chocolate in the middle, and bitter chocolate and alcohol in the back end. Full-bodied with a creamy texture and pretty much no mouth-carbonation, Widmer Brothers KGB Russian Imperial Stout finishes with a bitterness that fades to sweetness with the passage of time.

4.7
blackmurder (236) - Whitaker, Oregon, USA - MAY 1, 2012
Best beer Widmer brews. I used to get six packs of this stuff pretty regularly. Aroma is sweet and heavy of malts and brewers yeast. Appearance is of standard affair. Very sweet taste with minimal carbonation, alcohol is hidden well and the finish is pleasant.

4.6
dentarthurdent99 (8) - USA - MAR 5, 2002 does not count
Huge beer. Nice and heavy with excellent roast. This is truly imperial......

4.6
bpreo (3011) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - FEB 8, 2013
I missed out on the 2011 version, but it’s back now in 2013. Good, but not as strong as I would have hoped for. Still, 9.25% alcohol, but it tastes sweeter.

4.5
gwfrankpsu (231) - McKinleyville, California, USA - MAR 18, 2002
Only at the brewery - this is a beer hunter's delight. Wonderfull dark, rich and a shot of alcohol. This is truly meant for those damp and cold northwest winters - this would warm the Grinch.


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