Courage Imperial Russian Stout - Wells & Young's Ltd
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4.5/5 rDev +6.1%
275ml bottle served in a mug like glass.
A: Pours a dark brown color forming a big and solid dark beige head. Excellent retention and tons of thick, creamy and lingering lacings left in the glass
S: Sweet. Chocolate cake. Strong notes of roasted malts. Licorice, Oreo and espresso. Dark dry fruits. Light notes of dyacetil. Very earthy and a bit booze in the end
T: Slightly sweet. Strong notes of roasted malts, dark chocolate, espresso, dark dry fruits. Brown bread and earthy yeasts. Intense bitterness, a mix of roasted malts and herby hops
M: Creamy, heavy full body. Medium to low carbonation. Dry, bitter and roasted aftertaste
O: Excellent drinkability. Perfect Russian Imperial Stout
08-14-2014 22:59:28 | More by eduardolinhalis
3.96/5 rDev -6.6%
Appearance: Black with ruby on the edges. Spotted lacing. Quickly dissipating head that was rocky and chunky.
Nose: vinegar, resin, pepper, pear, nougat, slight bread.
Taste: Perfect mouthfeel. smooth and syrupy, velvety and delicate. Hides it's ABV extremely well. Raisins with some alcohol hotness in the middle and at the end.
Notes: 2012 vintage. An excellent example of an imperial Russian stout.
07-25-2014 03:41:10 | More by travolta
Courage Imperial Russian Stout from Wells & Young's Ltd
94 out of 100 based on 625 ratings.