American Imperial Stout

craft beer

American Imperial Stout Beer

American Imperial stouts are a type of craft beer that has become increasingly popular in recent years. These dark, full-bodied beers are known for their rich flavour and high alcohol content. American Imperial stouts typically have a strong hop presence, which gives them a bitter taste. They are also typically aged in oak barrels, which adds to their complexity.

American Imperial Stouts often have a thick, creamy head that lingers long after the beer has been poured. And while these beers may be strong, they are also surprisingly smooth and easy to drink. For anyone looking to explore the world of craft beer, American Imperial Stouts are a great place to start.

American Imperial Stout Details

  • Color: 39-40 SRM
  • Bitterness: 50-80 IBU
  • Alcohol: 7-12% ABV
  • Glass: Snifter
  • Temperature: 10-12°C
  • Color: Black
  • Clarity: Opaque
  • Hop: Medium-high to high
  • Malt: Bittersweet Chocolate, Cocoa, Coffee

American Imperial Stout Pairings

  • Food Pairing: Blackended Ribeye
  • Cheese Pairing: Stilton or Blue Cheese
  • Dessert Pairing: Flour-less Chocolate Cake

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