Imperial Stout
Smuttynose Brewing Company

Imperial Stout

New Hampshire, United States
9.4% ABV • IBU 100

Originally brewed in the early 19th century for export from Britain to the imperial court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, imperial stouts are characterized by their dark color & full body. This style features a rich, malty sweetness coupled with aggressive hopping (especially in American interpretations). Notes of dried fruit as well as roasted malt flavors are typically present.