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Russian Imperial Stout - Beerworks Craft Brewery Series Beer Kit

This is absolutely the best beer kit in the world (for people looking for a strong Stout) and includes almost TWICE as many ingredients by weight than the very best competing kits.

This kit also includes all of the ingredients (other than water of course) that you'll need. Beerworks Russian Imperial is the only stout on the market to include priming sugar, which gives you excellent results whether the stout is barrelled or bottled.

Availability: In stock

£38.95

SKU: bwcb07

£38.95

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What is it?

This is the most expensive beer kit in the UK. Trust us; this is a good thing!

Why?

Because it's absolutely the best beer kit in the world (for people looking for a strong Stout) and includes almost TWICE as many ingredients by weight than the very best competing kits.

This kit also includes all of the ingredients (other than water of course) that you'll need. Beerworks Russian Imperial is the only stout on the market to include priming sugar, which gives you excellent results whether the stout is barelled or bottled.

Kit Contains:

  • 2 x 2.5kg Pouches Of Stout
  • 1 x 150g priming Sugar
  • 1 x 20g British Ale Yeast
  • 1 x 650g Brewing Sugar
  • 2 x 75g Columbus Hops
  • 1 x Small Mesh Bag
  • Instructions also included

Kit Specs:

  • Makes: 40 Pints
  • ABV: 7.7% (Approx)
  • Bitterness (EBU): 56-70
  • Colour (EBC): 24-32

NOTE: Equipment for fermentation/brewing and storage/dispensing is not included and should be bought separately

NOTE: All our Beerworks Craft Brewery Series kits are suitable for vegetarians and vegans

Additional Information

Beer Kit Brand Beerworks
Beer Kit Type No
Beer Kit Weight 3.0 kg +
Sugar/Malt Required No
Beer Kit Style Liquid Malt Kit

Reviews

Knockout kitReview by Bobthebrewer
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This makes a superb, dark rich and powerful stout. The Beerworks kits are the best I've tried . Across their range, I find the amount of hops provided is too much for me. But once you've tried a kit, you can adjust to your taste. I'm taking the advantage of the fact its summer to reserve some of my last batch for autumn. Definitely going to be brewing this stuff again! (Posted on 06/07/2019)
Knockout stout!Review by Faraday
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This was my re-introduction to home brewing since my student days. This kit is pricey (at the non-sale cost) but worth every penny. It really is full on with body, flavour and ABV! I'd reduced the hops with other Beerworks kits, but felt this thick, dark monster could take the full bag. I'm glad I did as the result is outstanding. Looking forward to having another batch of this ready for winter (Posted on 10/04/2019)
Superb!Review by Paul
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This is a beautifully smooth, tasty stout, really quite exceptional. I have shared it with friends and family and no one has had a bad thing to say about it.
Yes, it is expensive compared with other kits but the end result makes it very worthwhile! (Posted on 01/01/2019)
MagicReview by Ben
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Highly recommend this stout kit-better than most pints in a pub and the vast majority of shop bought bottles, exception being Northen Monk’s Death stout. Blacker than black and delicious, the kit seems pricey for a homebrew kit but that’s because you get twice the ingredients you do in a normal kit. (Posted on 26/03/2018)
Wow what a kitReview by Gavin
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This is really a epic kit & one epic stout might look pricey but we'll worth the price (Posted on 23/09/2017)
Really boss beerReview by Zico
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Not much else to say.. you won't find a stout this good in the supermarket, and you'd be paying quite a price to pick up any comparable bottle. Cheers Richard and crew! (Posted on 01/09/2017)
WOW .....Review by JOHN
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All I can say is wow that is some stout .................... (Posted on 15/06/2017)
FantasticReview by Russ
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Though pricey (in comparison to the rest) it is well worth it. Should last a long time as one is enough unless you are a hardened drinker / alcoholic. Perfect winter warmer. I'm looking to buy another even though I've only had 4 of the first batch. Full tasting beer which I believe to be better than most bottled beers you'll get at the supermarket. We're going to stick one into a steak and ale pie and see how that turns out. Love it! (Posted on 21/11/2016)
Mighty Dark BeastyReview by Gaza the Instructor
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Not a beer for all, just those who enjoy old fashioned strong dark tasty brews.
Love it well-done guys. (Posted on 11/10/2016)
Excellent BrewReview by The Prof
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At last a brew kit that actually does what it says on the box - best one in the world! Tis true indeed. A powerful stout but with the huge amount of hops, does not taste winey or strong. Yet it is! Beware. Just bought some more to make this Autumn! (Posted on 20/09/2016)
Dark and magnificentReview by Gazza the instructor
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Strong,dark and magnificent . Good HB kit.
Keep everything clean&sterile Watch your
temps.
I bottled mine let 2nd ferment for 4 weeks.
WOW!!!! Will do again love it.
Secret is don\'t rush KEEP CALM DRINK
TEA!! (Don\'t think so will be drinking gin
I made with my Airstill)
Nice one Richard & Crew. (Posted on 15/04/2016)
Excellent BrewReview by tonystox
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I am now into my second batch. Lovely full bodied taste with a final gravity of 7.5% ABV. Very pleasant in the mouth with a good strong hoppy/bitter finish. Best stout on the market. Do try this superb kit. (Posted on 27/09/2015)
Best home brew stout everReview by Col Scrivs
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I love this stuff. I\'ve made a few good stouts before but none have been this good. In fact there are not many shop / pub bought stouts that I prefer to this (Maybe Brew dog or Blue Monkey)
So much flavour, Awesome :) (Posted on 10/03/2015)
Perfection from a kitReview by Chris Doyle
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This kit is perfect with a full bodied taste and lingering hoppy after notes. I have plied friends and family and they all think its been brewed professionally. ( In my eyes it has) I barrelled mine and is just like a stout poured from a hand pump. Would certainly recommend anyone to have a go. (Posted on 13/02/2015)
Yes yes yes!Review by Phildebeast
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Had a sample of this at the lovebrewing course in Liverpool and it was a winner then. One xmas present later and I've brewed my own batch and its most definitely a winner now. Mine came out at a whopping 7.75% and it's tastes phenomenal. One piece of advice is whack a mesh bag or paint strainer around your syphon because them juicy hops make it rather difficult to get all the goodness.
Classic kit, well worth the cost. I don't think I can wait till my birthday for this one again so I'll probably buy it myself. (Posted on 27/01/2015)
Superb homebrew stoutReview by Pete Willis
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Easy to brew and excellent instructions. Can't really go wrong and if you do the shop staff give excellent advice and directions.
This stout is full bodied with plenty flavour and I can honestly say it is the best beer I've ever tasted. Thoroughly recommended. (Posted on 04/01/2015)

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