How Many Have You Had?

Join Here and Start Rating!

Stout - Imperial

The Imperial Stout is an intensely-flavored, big, very dark reddish-brown to black colored ale with a wide range of flavor balances and regional interpretations. Roasty-burnt malt with deep dark or dried fruit flavors, and a warming, bittersweet finish. American versions have more bitterness, roasted character, and finishing hops, while the English varieties reflect a more complex specialty malt character and a more forward ester profile. Like a black barleywine with every dimension of flavor coming into play. More complex, with a broader range of possible flavors than lower-gravity stouts.


   
 

Serve in Snifter ·  



Top Tags

 barrel aged  bourbon ba  coffee  collaboration  russian imperial stout  cinnamon  whiskey ba  chiles  rum ba  cherry

Top Raters

fonefan 
2255 
yespr 
2094 
joergen 
1717 
cgarvieuk 
1704 
madmitch76 
1658 
mcberko 
1587 
Ungstrup 
1574 
jtclockwork 
1533 
anders37 
1450 
djd07 
1410