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A stout is made with dark roasted malts which results in a dark color and a roasted malt flavor. In mainland Europe they are usually termed "noir" (black). The word stout means strong, and was applied to strong Porter in the 18th century - most typically by Guinness, who were one of the few breweries to continue making such beers into the 20th century. Guinness is today the template for Irish or Dry Stout. Other stout variations are Imperial Stout, Foreign Stout, and Sweet or Milk Stout - as well as Porter, Imperial Porter, and Baltic Porter - and the related Mild and Schwarzbier.

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1Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast 
Copenhagen, Denmark
 2236  4.1 Find
2Dieu du Ciel Aphrodisiaque 
Dieu du Ciel
Montreal, Quebec
 1217  4.05 Find
3Bells Kalamazoo Stout 
Bells Brewery
Galesburg, Michigan
 2205  4 Find
4Tree House Double Shot 
Tree House Brewing Company
Monson, Massachusetts
 29  3.99 Find
5Hill Farmstead Earl 
Hill Farmstead Brewery
Greensboro, Vermont
 150  3.98 Find
6Firestone Walker Velvet Merkin 
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Paso Robles, California
 395  3.95 Find
7Bells Cherry Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 
Bells Brewery
Galesburg, Michigan
 349  3.94 Find
8Rapp Chocolate Peanut Butter Stout 
Rapp Brewing Company
Seminole, Florida
 69  3.93 Find
9St. Ambroise Oatmeal Stout 
McAuslan Brewing
Montreal, Quebec
 1457  3.93 Find
10Matuška Stout 
Pivovar Matuška
Broumy, Czech Republic
 18  3.92 Find
11Odd Side Ales Bourbon Barrel Aged Mayan Mocha 
Odd Side Ales
Grand Haven, Michigan
 78  3.92 Find
12Arizona Wilderness Superstition Coffee Stout 
Arizona Wilderness Brewing Company
Gilbert, Arizona
 40  3.91 Find
13Amager / Goose Island RyeKing 
Amager Bryghus
Kastrup, Denmark
 198  3.88 Find
14Tree House Double Shot - 3rd Anniversary Blend 
Tree House Brewing Company
Monson, Massachusetts
 15  3.86 Find
15Rogue Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout 
Rogue Ales
Newport, Oregon
 2329  3.86 Find
16Bear Republic Big Bear Black Stout 
Bear Republic Brewing Company
Healdsburg, California
 1442  3.85 Find
17Three Floyds Hell’s Black Intelligenser (HBI) Coffee Stout 
Three Floyds Brewing Company
Munster, Indiana
 83  3.84 Find
18Tree House Double Shot - Sumatra Mandheling 
Tree House Brewing Company
Monson, Massachusetts
 15  3.84 Find
19Bells Java Stout 
Bells Brewery
Galesburg, Michigan
 1515  3.84 Find
20Bells Special Double Cream Stout 
Bells Brewery
Galesburg, Michigan
 1829  3.83 Find
21Pisgah Valdez 
Pisgah Brewing Company
Black Mountain, North Carolina
 200  3.83 Find
22Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout 
Kiuchi Brewery
Ibaraki, Japan
 1003  3.82 Find
23Buxton Stronge Extra Stout 
Buxton, England
 183  3.81 Find
24Pike XXXXX Stout 
Pike Brewing Company
Seattle, Washington
 584  3.81 Find
25Maine Beer Mean Old Tom 
Maine Beer Company
Freeport, Maine
 533  3.8 Find


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