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Nikita

Bourbon barrel aged russian imperial stout

NIKITA [ni-kee-tuh, kroo-sh-chef] — 1894-1971, Premier of the Soviet Union from 1958-64, oversaw the creation of Sputnik 2. 

To create Nikita, we aged Sputnik 2 in bourbon barrels for four months.  Sputnik 2 was the second beer in our Sputnik Brewer's Series.  It was a Rye Russian Imperial Stout brewed by our brewer, Brady Alden.  It was a fairly traditional imperial stout brewed with roasted barley,  midnight wheat, and 20% local rye, hopped with Magnum, Cascade, and Mount Hood.  

ABV

9.8%

availability

limited release in tasting room only