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Guinness Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout 4pk-11oz Btls

Maryland- American Double/Imperial Stout - 10.3% ABV - Aged in bourbon barrels for outstanding flavor and character, this limited-time special release imperial stout boasts sweet chocolate, roasty notes with a velvety mouthfeel, some coconut and an oak finish.

BEER TYPE
BEER STYLE
Stout, American Double/Imperial Stout
SKU
239535817-2

Guinness Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout 4pk-11oz Btls

$17.99
+CRV
Limited quantities may be available in store. Not available for online purchase.
Sacramento (Arden)
Out of Stock
Beer is not eligible for shipping to California.
Quantity
*Price, vintage and availability may vary by store.
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Subtype / Style

American brewers, inclined as they are to experiment with the limits of beer styles, have pushed American Stout to high levels of malt and hop character. Thus, they’ve “doubled,” or “imperialized,” American Stout into a very strong brew. Expect a very robust, full-bodied stout with lots of complexity in aroma and flavor, with many examples surpassing Russian Imperial Stout beers in strength and intensity. Look for a dark, virtually black color displaying the beer’s roasted malt soul. The rich malts combine with generally high hop aromas and flavors along with alcohol notes and esters of dark fruits. All elements are typically balanced, exhibiting a layered complexity, with many examples aged in whiskey or bourbon barrels for additional levels of aroma and flavor. American Imperial Stout and Imperial Stout beers may be cellar-aged, during which the beer’s character will evolve. These are beers for sipping and savoring. Several popular examples are only available on a special-release basis.