Aurrera Stanitsa—tasting notes
Laugar Aurrera Stanitsa is part of the Black Series—along with other top stouts by Laugar like Aupa Tovarisch. It is an Imperial Russian Stout with coffee from Honduras and cane sugar. Aroma have hints of cocoa, vanilla and a lot of coffee. Taste is smooth, with a ballanced alcoholic presence, and a sweet finish with chocolate aftertaste. A great Imperial Stout.
Imperial Stout is a dark beer, ranging from dark brown to pitch black, and a well-formed head. Aroma and flavour tend to be rich and complex, with presence of roasty malts or dried fruits and touches of coffee, caramel or chocolate. Hop flavour can be from medium to high. Imperial stout is a good choice for barrel-aging, making the aromas and flavours more balanced and smooth.