STBC’s Choklat Stout

this weekend we hit up one of our fave places – the Twin Light Taphouse – in search of a lil’ som’somn you wouldn’t find at just any old restaurant

the list of beers on tap had me tossing around what to order to go with dinner – but i knew as soon as i saw it on the list what i’d be ordering for dessert

Southern Tier Brewing Company’s Choklat StoutImperial Chocolate Stout

The Popol Vuh, the sacred book of the Maya, unfolds a complex web of mystery around a beverage known as xocoatl (ch-co-atle). At Southern Tier, we’re not surprised that hieroglyphs of the ancient Maya depict chocolate being poured for rulers and gods. Even through the many voyages of Columbus, the mystical bean remained nothing more than a strange currency of the native peoples.Moving through centuries, the circular journey of cacao has been realized in our brewing house, encompassing the complexity of the darkest, bitter-sweet candy together with the original frothy cold beverage of the ancient Maya to bring to you our Blackwater Series Choklat Stout. We have combined the finest ingredients to tempt your senses & renew the power & interrelation of history in every bottle.
11.0% abv • 195º L • Imperial Chocolate Stout • 22 oz / 1/6 keg
2-row barley / caramel 60 malt / barley flakes / chocolate malt / bittersweet Belgian chocolate / kettle hops: chinook & willamette

when the waitress came over and said it smelled like a tootsie roll, i could not disagree. it almost tasted like someone dumped an awesome beer into my hot chocolate. i had to hold myself back from drinking it too quickly so i could savor every sip… kinda wishing i hadn’t waited until dessert to order this bit of goodness!

and yes – this one is DEF being added to the BEER PAGE :0)

choklat stout

Imperial Chocolate Stout

the ancients called it ‘food for the gods’

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The Popol Vuh, the sacred book of the Maya, unfolds a complex web of mystery around a beverage known as xocoatl (ch-co-atle). At Southern Tier, we’re not surprised that hieroglyphs of the ancient Maya depict chocolate being poured for rulers and gods. Even through the many voyages of Columbus, the mystical bean remained nothing more than a strange currency of the native peoples.Moving through centuries, the circular journey of cacao has been realized in our brewing house, encompassing the complexity of the darkest, bitter-sweet candy together with the original frothy cold beverage of the ancient Maya to bring to you our Blackwater Series Choklat Stout. We have combined the finest ingredients to tempt your senses & renew the power & interrelation of history in every bottle.
11.0% abv • 195º L • Imperial Chocolate Stout • 22 oz / 1/6 keg
2-row barley / caramel 60 malt / barley flakes / chocolate malt / bittersweet Belgian chocolate / kettle hops: chinook & willamette
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