From New Belgium - Serving up cold and jet black, this imperial stout should be taken seriously for about one minute as the dark foam builds. Then, enjoy its velvety chocolate-covered smoothness and delicious aroma of sustainably-grown, locally-roasted coffee.
New Belgium Brewing – New Belgium Lips of Faith: Imperial Coffee Chocolate Stout – 22 oz. bottle poured into a goblet. 9% abv.
Appearance: pours near black with a frothy tan ring.
Aroma: Coffee,chocolate,sugar,medium roast.
Taste: Coffee, dark chocolate. Spicy hops. Long coffee finish.
Mouthfeel: Full bodied with modest carbonation.
Overall: I will put this beer in the “Coffee Beers I Like” column. Not like KBS or Speedway, it’s own beer, and a respectable one at that.