3% ABV imperial stout is made with a malt bill that includes 2-row, Munich, chocolate, caramel, debittered black and roast barley, with the addition each year of a different variety of Intelligentsia coffee beans.
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IS stands for Imperial Stout
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Tod Mott, head brewer of the Portsmouth Brewery, left the brewpub's kegs on July 19, taking his famous "Kate the Great" imperial stout with him.
And with his suitcase of hops and grain hand-imported from Eastern Europe, he and his friends are aiming to create a genuine Estonian Imperial stout to lend a degree of authenticity to their next pub festival.
Named after the Ukrainian twin town of Barnsley, Gorlovka Imperial Stout is an intense black colour and pours with an off-white foamy head.
Their IPA, Pale Ale, Porter, Amber Ale, Blonde Ale, Old Ale and Imperial Stout are all crafted from organic hops from New Zealand and organic grains from the Pacific Northwest and Canada.
Don Llewellyn was 76 when he had his first published 17 Complexity and beauty in Jim Perrin's memoir of grief 18 FOOD Fizz tasting with wine expert Neil Cammies and Brian Glover sizes up an Imperial Stout 22 TRAVEL Emily Woodrow discovers Canada's maritime province of New Brunswick, and Mr Holiday answers your queries 24 24 27 GARDENING Our columnists John Humphries and Lynne Allbutt share their hints and tips 27 TV & FILM Gavin Henson gets set to sparkle in Strictly Come Dancing 53 PUZZLES Brain teasers for the weekend 54 CYMRAEG Tudur Owen a Bethan Gwanas sy'n camu yn l i Oes Fictoria
Now that they don't need to ask their mothers for pocket money, the creative class of New York take great pleasure in standing around getting drunk on an intriguing selection of beers on tap (Weyerbacher Raspberry Imperial Stout anyone?
Russian imperial stout in turn inspired the creation of Baltic porters, porters made in the Baltic Sea region.