Imperial Stout near Chicago, IL

North Coast Old Rasputin

North Coast Old Rasputin

Russian Imperial Stout9.0% ABV75 IBU

North Coast Brewing Co.Fort Bragg, CA

Produced in the tradition of 18th Century English brewers who supplied the court of Russia's Catherine the Great, Old Rasputin seems to develop a cult following wherever it goes.

New Holland Dragon's Milk

New Holland Dragon's Milk

Bourbon Barrel Stout11.0% ABV31 IBU

New Holland BreweryHolland, MI

A stout with roasty malt qualities intermingled with vanilla tones, all dancing in an oak bath, which contribute to its complex characaters

AleSmith Speedway Stout

AleSmith Speedway Stout

Imperial Stout12.0% ABV60 IBU

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Chocolate and roasted malts dominate the flavor, supported by notes of dark fruit, toffee, and caramel.

Prairie Bomb!

Prairie Bomb!

Imperial Stout13.0% ABV65 IBU

Prairie Artisan AlesTulsa, OK

Bomb! is an imperial stout aged on espresso beans, chocolate, vanilla beans, and ancho chile peppers.

Oskar Blues Ten FIDY

Oskar Blues Ten FIDY

Imperial Stout9.0% ABV98 IBU

Oskar Blues BreweryLyons, CO

This titanic, immensely viscous stout is loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee and hide a hefty 98 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt.

Great Divide Yeti

Great Divide Yeti

Imperial Stout9.5% ABV75 IBU

Great Divide BreweryDenver, CO

Oak aging gives a subtle vanilla character, rounding out Yeti’s intense roastiness and huge hoppy nature.

Goose Island 2017 Bourbon County Brand Stout

Goose Island 2017 Bourbon County Brand Stout

Imperial Stout14.1% ABV60 IBU

Goose Island Beer Co.Chicago, IL

The Original Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout. Intense aromas of charred oak, vanilla, caramel, smoke.

Epic Big Bad Baptist

Epic Big Bad Baptist

Imperial Stout12.3% ABV65 IBU

Epic Brewing CompanyDenver, CO

It’s Big, it’s Bad, Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout, with Coffee and Cocoa Nibs

North Coast Old Rasputin On Nitro

North Coast Old Rasputin On Nitro

Imperial Stout9.0% ABV75 IBU

North Coast Brewing Co.Fort Bragg, CA

Produced in the tradition of 18th Century English brewers who supplied the court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, Old Rasputin seems to develop a cult following wherever it goes. It’s a rich, intense brew with big complex flavors and a warming finish.

Sierra Nevada Narwhal Imperial Stout

Sierra Nevada Narwhal Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout10.2% ABV60 IBU

Sierra Nevada Brewing CompanyChico, CA

his malt-forward monster is bold – with notes of baker’s cocoa, molasses, and dark roasted coffee. This massive imperial stout is incredibly complex, rich, and intense.

Clown Shoes Chocolate Sombrero

Clown Shoes Chocolate Sombrero

Imperial Stout9.0% ABV13 IBU

Clown Shoes BeerIpswich, MA

Roasted dark malts plus extra chocolate malts plus ancho chile plus cinnamon plus vanilla extract plus a chocolate loving, beer drinking, Clown Shoes wearing, multi-limbed, gorgeous and glorious Mexican wrestler on the label. That’s the recipe for a Chocolate Sombrero!

Deschutes The Abyss 2017

Deschutes The Abyss 2017

Imperial Stout11.1% ABV80 IBU

Deschutes BreweryBend, OR

Immeasurable depth with a rich, complex profile. Dry spiced with cherry bark & vanilla. Aged in bourbon, wine & new Oregon oak barrels.

Founders Canadian Breakfast Stout (Cbs) (2017)

Founders Canadian Breakfast Stout (Cbs) (2017)

Imperial Stout11.7% ABV

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

Rich maple syrup, roasted coffee and velvety chocolate meld together in what can only be described as a transcendental drinking experience.

Victory Storm King Stout

Victory Storm King Stout

Russian Imperial Stout9.0% ABV65 IBU

Victory Brewing CompanyDowningtown, PA

Rolling in like a hurricane of flavor, Storm King is dense and full-bodied, with deep, dark chocolate flavors of roasted malts under a massive hop aroma.

Founders Breakfast Stout Nitro

Founders Breakfast Stout Nitro

Imperial Stout8.3% ABV60 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

An intense fresh-roasted java nose topped with a frothy, cinnamon-colored head that goes forever.

Founders Lizard Of Koz

Founders Lizard Of Koz

Imperial Stout10.5% ABV40 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

Fresh Michigan blueberries, rich chocolate and vanilla aged in bourbon barrels to round out those beautiful flavors.

Bell's Expedition Imperial Stout

Bell's Expedition Imperial Stout

Russian Imperial Stout10.5% ABV

Bell's BreweryComstock , MI

Imperial Stout with complex chocolate, dark fruit malt character.

Deschutes The Abyss 2016

Deschutes The Abyss 2016

Imperial Stout11.1% ABV80 IBU

Deschutes BreweryBend, OR

A deep, dark Imperial Stout, The Abyss has almost immeasurable depth and complexity. Hints of molasses, licorice and other alluring flavors.

Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break

Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break

Imperial Stout11.5% ABV

Evil Twin BrewingBrooklyn, NY

This beer contains the secret Imperial ingredient - keep it cool, clean, confident, arrogant, and flamboyant. Forza Imperiale!

Prairie Artisan Ales Paradise

Prairie Artisan Ales Paradise

Imperial Stout13.0% ABV

Prairie Artisan AlesTulsa, OK

We took a stout, gave it a hint of vanilla and a good deal of toasted coconut and created one season defying, genre bending brew.

Lakewood The Temptress

Lakewood The Temptress

Imperial Milk Stout9.1% ABV56 IBU

Lakewood Brewing CompanyGarland, TX

Va-va-voom! Our Temptress is seduction in a glass. Curvy in all the right places, this Imperial Milk Stout pours with a thick, milk chocolate head, sweet caramel notes and a warm complexity that grows deeper with every sip. Take your time with her and she’ll reward you.

Prairie Artisan Ales Birthday Bomb!

Prairie Artisan Ales Birthday Bomb!

Imperial Stout13.0% ABV65 IBU

Prairie Artisan AlesTulsa, OK

Aged on coffee, cacao nibs, vanilla beans, and ancho chili peppers. The peppers add just the right amount of heat.

Southern Tier Choklat

Southern Tier Choklat

Imperial Stout10.0% ABV65 IBU

Southern Tier Brewing CompanyLakewood, NY

The complexity of the darkest, bitter-sweet candy together with the original frothy cold beverage of the ancient Maya

Alltech Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout

Alltech Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout

Imperial Stout8.0% ABV25 IBU

AlltechLexington, KY

Carefully crafted by Alltech’s master brewers, Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout® builds on the success of its barrel-aged brother, the beloved Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale®. Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout is brewed and aged with Alltech® Café Citadelle Haitian coffee and aged in world-famous Kentucky bourbon barrels. The result is a complex stout with dark-roasted malts, hints of caramel and vanilla and a lightly roasted coffee finish.

Bell's Black Note

Bell's Black Note

Stout Aged In Bourbon Barrels10.8% ABV

Bell's BreweryComstock , MI

Malty notes of dark chocolate, espresso and dried fruits.

Prairie Artisan Ales Christmas Bomb!

Prairie Artisan Ales Christmas Bomb!

Imperial Stout13.0% ABV60 IBU

Prairie Artisan AlesTulsa, OK

Imperial stout aged on espresso beans, chocolate, vanilla beans, and ancho chile peppers & Christmas spices.

Dogfish Head Oak Aged Vanilla World Wide Stout

Dogfish Head Oak Aged Vanilla World Wide Stout

Imperial Stout16.0% ABV70 IBU

Dogfish Head Craft BreweryMilton, DE

Epic Triple Barrel Big Bad Baptist

Epic Triple Barrel Big Bad Baptist

Imperial Stout11.4% ABV

Epic Brewing CompanyDenver, CO

Imperial stout aged in Whiskey & Rum barrels with cocao nibs, barrel aged coffee, & barrel aged coconut added.

Avery Tweak

Avery Tweak

Imperial Stout17.5% ABV65 IBU

Avery BrewingBoulder, CO

Our very own Parker, of the cartoon and cat loving variety, created this cult classic character back in our 17th season. Appearing in several episodes under another stage name that was deemed inappropriate, our executive producers and editors decided that a name change and further character development— a 4-month hiatus in Bourbon barrels—were necessary to satisfy our most ardent and demanding viewers.

Anderson Valley Huge Arker Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout

Anderson Valley Huge Arker Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout13.5% ABV88 IBU

Anderson Valley Brewing CompanyBoonville, CA

True to its Boontling moniker, “Huge Arker” is a massive force of nature that detonates on your tongue. After primary fermentation, the beer is aged in Wild Turkey® Bourbon barrels until it fully matures. The deep mahogany color is evocative of the opulence to follow. Dark luscious aromas of burnished oak mingle with candy sugar, bourbon and hearth-baked bread. The luxurious flavors redolent of honey and molasses are intertwined with the richness of dark chocolate and the ardent warmth of alcohol, underpinned with hints of coffee, vanilla and dark fruits. ABV from 11% to 13.5% in 2014.

Cigar City Marshal Zhukov's Imperial Stout

Cigar City Marshal Zhukov's Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout11.5% ABV28 IBU

Cigar City BrewingTampa, FL

Opaque black in color, with notes of espresso, chocolate, dark toffee and hints of blackstrap molasses. The English hop varietals provide a

Terrapin Wake-N-Bake Coffee Oatmeal Imperial Stout

Terrapin Wake-N-Bake Coffee Oatmeal Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout9.4% ABV50 IBU

Terrapin Beer CompanyAthens, GA

Epic Big Bad Baptista

Epic Big Bad Baptista

Imperial Stout12.2% ABV65 IBU

Epic Brewing CompanyDenver, CO

Big Bad Baptista is inspired by traditional Mexican coffee, Café de Olla, which is served with cinnamon and piloncillo, an unrefined sugar.

Founders Imperial Stout

Founders Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout10.5% ABV75 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

Brewed with ten varieties of malted barley, this stout is smooth as silk, yet complex and rich in body. Serve this guy at cellar temperature.

Great Divide Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti

Great Divide Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti

Imperial Stout9.5% ABV75 IBU

Great Divide BreweryDenver, CO

Cocoa nibs contribute pleasing bitterness, while vanilla notes from the oak create the aroma and flavor of a gourmet chocolate bar.

Great Lakes Blackout Stout

Great Lakes Blackout Stout

Imperial Stout9.0% ABV50 IBU

Great Lakes Brewing CompanyCleveland, OH

A Russian Imperial Stout with a hearty malt body and bold hop flavor. Named after the infamous "Blackout of 2003" that left the northeastern United States in complete darkness, but resulted in old-fashioned neighborhood porch parties and fun.

Avery Uncle Jacobs Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout

Avery Uncle Jacobs Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout

Imperial Stout17.0% ABV10 IBU

Avery BrewingBoulder, CO

Jacob Spears, 6th Great Grand Uncle, is credited as the first distiller to label his whiskey “Bourbon.” He built his distillery in Bourbon County Kentucky in 1790 — 203 years before we began brewing. In his honor, they present this robust, silky smooth, full-bodied and altogether extremely American rendition of an Imperial Stout aged for 6 months in the very finest Bourbon barrels.

Dogfish Head Siracusa Nera

Dogfish Head Siracusa Nera

Russian Imperial Stout10.0% ABV60 IBU

Dogfish Head Craft BreweryMilton, DE

Combining a roasty Imperial Stout with a jammy Syrah wine, this beer is bold and complex

Founders KBS 2017

Founders KBS 2017

Imperial Stout11.8% ABV70 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

What we’ve got here is an imperial stout brewed with a massive amount of coffee and chocolates, then cave-aged in oak bourbon barrels.

Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout 2015

Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout 2015

Imperial Stout14.2% ABV

Goose Island Beer Co.Chicago, IL

Brewed in honor of the 1000th batch at our original Clybourn brewpub. A liquid as dark and dense as a black hole with thick foam the color of a bourbon barrel. The nose is an intense mix of charred oak, chocolate, vanilla, caramel and smoke. One sip has more flavor than your average case of beer.