Spider Bite Beer Co. – Boris the Spider Russian Imperial Stout
Leave it to the Spider Bite Beer Company to make you beg for another stiff bite. They created Boris the Spider with six malts and a single hop variety, but don’t let that mislead you. Just as a spider can jump from the shadows and take prey by surprise, the bitterness in this Russian Imperial Stout may deliver an unexpected rush. Millennium hops are used to introduce an herbal spice character that isn’t quite tamed by the background of malty sweetness. Boris the Spider pours an intense black and is topped by a hearty mound of dark foam. The aroma jumps from the bottle with a complex mix of chocolate, caramel, coffee and a light toasted quality. With an ABV of 11.2 percent, you will feel Boris bite.