Tag Archives: Imperial Stout

Marstons Brewery Horninglow (7.4%)

I hoped beyond hope that this Bottle Conditioned Imperial Stout would be good, but it just isn’t. It’s a weak and watery middle of the road Stout that’s more water than flavour. Listing the Roasted Barley, Chocolate malt, Malted Oats … Continue reading

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Torrside Brewing Goddess Of Thunder (9.5%)

Brewed in collaboration with Neptune Brewery, this Imperial Stout with cherries is a thing of boozy goodness. There’s lots and lots of dry crunchy autumnal leaves, cocoa powder, sticky treacle tart, molasses, candy canes and lack coffee, and that’s just … Continue reading

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Neon Raptor Brewing Co. 20,000 Containers Uber The Sea (11%)

This, a Raspberry and Vanilla Imperial Stout, is absolutely delightful. It’s big and boozy, sweet and sexy, with a raspberry ripple ice cream heart that’s surrounded by Belgian waffles coated in dark chocolate, praline and honey, freshly fried doughnuts, and … Continue reading

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Turning Point Brewing Co. Powerful Sense Of Dread (10%)

Brewed in collaboration with Kees, this Imperial Stout is heavy with maple syrup, chocolate, vanilla and lactose, and has a shovel full of smoked malt to give it a warm woody depth. It’s a beer for the apocalypse, a beer … Continue reading

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Brick Brewery Orange & Fennel Imperial Stout (9%)

Now this is something else. Everything here is absolutely right, from the way the beer pours, inky black with a thick and creamy cappuccino head and a smell thick with dandelions and aniseed, to the way it feels when you … Continue reading

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