Very complex aroma and flavor of walnut/pecan, pears in brandy, campfire, dried fruit with a hint of green olive, roast coffee and cream, vanilla and figs. Finish is quite lengthy, and the overall effect is elegant, layered and restrained, while at the same time ebullient.
With an ABV of 10 percent, this strong imperial stout features a very complex aroma letting off hints of nuts, pears, brandy, and dried fruit. You’ll notice flavors of roasted coffee beans, cream, and vanilla. The Courage Imperial Russian Stout finishes on a long, elegant note. It’s a powerful, mildly heated brew that comes off perfectly smooth.