Liquid Confidence Imperial Chili Stout—tasting notes
Liquid Confidence is an Imperial Stout by To Øl, brewed with Ancho and Guajillo chilies, smoked Chipotle, Sorachi Ace hops and a blend of Black, Cara Crystal, Melanoidin, Pale and Roasted Barley malts. It has a strong coffee aroma, with lots of chocolate and spicy notes. Taste has licorice, chocolate, coffee and then the spicy chili punch that takes this Imperial Stout to another level lasting until the bittersweet finish.
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.