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Imperial stout, also known as Russian imperial stout or imperial Russian stout, is a strong dark beer or stout. It has a high alcohol content, usually over 9% abv.

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Why did my Big Bad Baptist come in a brandy snifter?

Over the weekend, I decided to order something new from the menu: a Big Bad Baptist. I thoroughly enjoyed it (lots of coffee flavor and not nearly as much alcohol taste as I feared). But it came in ...
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What specific characteristics distinguish an imperial stout from other kinds of stouts?

My local growler shop regularly has a variety of stouts on tap, of which I usually pick Imperial. What, specifically, distinguishes an Imperial stout from other kinds of stouts (say a regular stout, ...
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Can a beer be stored for 13 years?

I recently bought a bottle of beer (imperial stout) which is "best before" 2033. It's more than 13 year from now. I know that strong beers have a high longevity and I even have some Belgians expiring ...
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How hard is it to find a Three Floyds Dark Lord?

I'm not looking for any specific vintage or special variant. Just the standard Dark Lord RIS. I'm also well aware of the fact that Three Floyds has limited distribution in the Midwest, and I'm for ...
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Right price for limited edition beer

How do I calculate the market value for a limited edition beer (1700 bottles only)? It cannot be bought anywhere anymore except from private collectors. The beer in question is the Opeth XXV ...
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