Full bodied. Smooth. Aged alcohol warmth. Sweet, malty, roasted flavor that stops short of burnt. Med to low bitterness. Dark fruits, caramel, toffee or currant flavors add to complexity. Traditional beer from countries bordering the Baltic Sea. A cross between English Porters influenced also by Russian Stouts. A good, dense tan head.
IBU: 25.7; ABV: 5.8%