Brew by Numbers 12|02 Barrel Aged Imperial Porter

product image

alc./vol:
9.2%

Proof:
18.4°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Crown cap

Categories: Stouts & Porters, Porter

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


A strong (whopping 9.2% alc./vol.) imperial porter brewed by Brew by Numbers in London’s Bermondsey where it is aged in Jim Beam oak barrels. Unfiltered, unpasteurised and bottle-conditioned so expect a yeast sediment. Hence, store upright and pour slowly.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 11/04/2015

Appearance

Opaque, deep deep brown, virtually black with retentive tan head and good lacing.

Aroma

Caramel, coal dust, mocha coffee and bourbon.

Taste

Mocha coffee, toasted malt, woody liquorice and bourbon with light black pepper spice.

Aftertaste

Dry wood tannins, tobacco leaf, bourbon, dark chocolate and espresso coffee. Leaves a sticky sweetness on the lips.

Overall

Rich and yet dry. Roasted malt, charcoal and mocha coffee.

More about BBNo. 12|02 Barrel Aged Imperial Porter

×
  • Welcome to
  • Receive updates packed with drinks, bars and cocktails content
  • Please confirm you are over 21 years old and enter your email
  • No thanks, continue to diffordsguide.com
CSS revision 68bce92