Smuttynose Imperial Stout

Smuttynose’s Imperial Stout, the latest in their Big Beer Series, pours dark brown to black with little in the way of tannish/brown head. There are rich chocolate and malt sides to the nose, while the beer does well to unite the hop and more sweet elements into a luxurious and dangerous package. An alcohol bite concludes each quaff and refreshes palettes for subsequent sips; additional flavors present in this beer include dark fruit (figs, prunes) and dark roasted coffees and mochas. Continue reading “Smuttynose Imperial Stout”