Imperial Stouts (also known as Russia Imperial Stouts) are renowned for their deep and intense dark flavours. Expect robust notes of dark chocolate, coffee and dark fruits. With high ABV’s ranging from 8% to 12%+, this is definitely a beer that will provide you warmth on cold winter nights and should be sipped slowly.
Some popular brewers include The White Hag brewery, known for their modern interpretation of traditional Irish beer recipes and richly dark high ABV beers. Lervig breweryis known for their innovation and full-bodied deep flavoured Imperial Stouts.
This beer style definitely lends itself to the more experienced drinker who is looking for a beverage to savour slowly in small quantities. Why not add one of thes unique high ABV stouts to your next mixed craft beer case on Tap Door?