Double Roast Sumatra tasting notes
De Moersleutel Double Roast Sumatra is an Imperial Porter with Lintong Sumatra cofee. It has a strong pressence of fresh coffee, with powerful dark chocolate and cacao hints and some notes of vanilla. Taste is smooth and bitter with a very well hidden alcohol and a long-lasting coffee aftertaste.
Imperial Porter or American Porter is a more aggresive version of pre-prohibition Porters or English Porters. It has a dark brown appearance and strong dark malt aromas, with some burnt character and malt additions—chocolate, coffee, etc.— and some hop, even dry hopped. Flavor is malty, with some roasted character, and medium to high bitterness and finish is from dry to sweet. It is more bitter and alcoholic than English Porters, and less strong than American Stouts.
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