This full-bodied dark brew has an intense roast fl avor with a huge malt influence. The hop bitterness is offset by a touch of sweetness from the big malt character. Give this beer some time to mature and consider using an oak alternative for added complexity.
IBU's: 61-64 OG: 1.078-1.082 ABV%: 8.50%-8.75% Color: Black Difficulty: Easy
Everything you need to craft your best brew is here. We start with fresh ingredients to maintain flavor as well as easy-to-follow recipes measured to perfection. Contains:
Being a relatively new home brewer, This was an easy beer to start with and the results are fantastic. Take your time, enjoy the process and let this brew age and you will enjoy the fruits to your labor
Posted by George Isaac on 2nd Apr 2012
I'm a novice at this (this was my second batch!), and yet this Russian Stout was outstanding! Easy directions to follow and a very high-quality result. Nice balance of malt and hops; full-bodied but very drinkable. I will definitely make this one again!