Elixir of My Soul
Invictus Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout
Rich & warming, this bourbon barrel-aged Russian Imperial Stout is our offering to devotees of independent craft brewers everywhere who understand beers that are years in the making, entirely unprofitable, and completely craft.
473 ml Specialty Boxed Bottle
Available selectively at LCBO On-Line & Always at the Brewery
INSIDE THE RECIPE
ABV 18.4% | IBUs 30 | SRM 50
Malts: Pale Malt, Munich Malt, Chocolate Malt, Great Western Malt, Caraform III, Roasted Barley, Flaked Oats
Hops: CTZ, Halertauer
Special Additions: Demerara Sugar, Cellared Over a Year in Buffalo Trace, Jim Beam, and Heaven Hill Bourbon Barrels
Pours opaque ebony with voluptuous aromas of raisins, amaretto, and roasty bourbon. The silky, viscous mouthfeel coats the palate with a turbinado sweetness, dark fruit, and a smooth, belly-warming, spirited finish.
Among devotees of Craft Beer, there are incomparable beers which become Standards of Faith testifying there are Brewers who care deeply about their art. Rich and warming, each annual brew of the Invictus solera program originates with the 2015 genesis with beautiful variations of each barrel-aged vintage.
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