The key to enjoying Toronto winters asa grown up is to remind yourself of the joy they brought you when you were younger! Go sledding, build a snowperson, get out on the skating rink, have a snowball fight! And, when you’re done indulging in those simple wintery pleasures, we hope you’ll enjoy this award winning Export Stout brewed especially to remind you of how satisfying winter in this city can be.
Style: Foreign Export Stout*
OG: 17 Plato
Malts: All British-origin malts: Maris Otter, 2 kinds of Crystal malt, Chocolate malt, and Roasted Barley
Hops: Northern Brewer
Yeast: California Ale (our house strain)
Aroma: Baker's chocolate, ground coffee, touch of dried fruit
Appearance: Jet black with ruby hues, opaque with a persistent tan head
Taste: Chocolate and roast up front, with a touch of toffee, biscuit, and dried fig. Firm hop bitterness, no discernible hop flavour, clean finish, dry
Mouthfeel: Medium body, medium-low carbonation, creamy and substantial, though not overly lingering, mouthfeel
Overall Impression: A dark, moderately strong, balanced, dry stout with prominent roast flavour.