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Imperial Stout With Specialty Grains HomeBrewing Beer Brewing Recipe Kit - 5 Gallons Malt Extract Dark Ale IngredientsImperial stouts were first brewed in England for export to the royal courts of the Russian Tsars. The Tsars are gone but the beer remains, the "War and Peace" of stouts. This kit yields a pitch black beer with tan head, resounding with burnt, bitter chocolate character, hops, and syrupy malt. A viscous, chewy body finishing with lots of roast grain and a warming alcohol note. A nice companion on a cold winter night or accompanying chocolate dessert.
Recommended: 2-stage fermentation and yeast starter.
Beer kit yield: 5 gallons;
Regional Style: British;
Beer Style: British/American Strong Ale, Stout/Porter;
Original Gravity: 1086;
Total Time to Make: 4 months.
Kit includes: malt extract, Yeast, 5 oz. Priming Sugar, 2 oz. each of Summit and Cascade hops, and Specialty Grains with muslin sack.
- Imperial Stout
- ABV 10%
- Includes 2 oz. each of Summit and Cascade hops
- A strong, pitch black beer with tan head
- Burnt, bitter chocolate character, hops, syrupy malt, and a warming alcohol note