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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bwa5879 (655) - Portage, Michigan, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Black pour with a fluffy Carmel head that turned beige quickly. Nice lacing as well. Really light, sweet roasted cappuccino aroma. Average to low carbonation, frothy/creamy mouthfeel, roasty wet finish. Good mixture of cream and earthy roasted coffee taste, taste turns only slightly acidic on finish. Really good milk stout that has robust backbone and less sweet than most.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
kjc51478 (383) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - NOV 30, 2013
12oz draft from the brewery’s taproom. Appearance is dark brown-black color with light, beige head. Aroma is mild with notes of chocolate and floral scent. Taste is sweet, malty, chocolate and lactic acidity. Palate is full-bodied, smooth and creamy texture, light carbonation, and a smooth finish. Excellent stout with a lactose bent.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
koleminer20 (595) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2013
On draft at All Stouts Day. The pour is a reddish brown with a little lingering darkness. The head is minimal, light lacing. The aroma is heavy on the lactose, with light roasty tones. It's somewhat bland. With just a creamy roast being the prominent flavor. Not a bad beer, but not complex enough. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ebone1988 (230) - Wyoming, Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2013
Aroma is sweet, lot of milk lactose, roasted malt. Appearance is dark brown, light brown head. Taste is milk lactose, roasted malt. Mouthfeel is light, carbonated. Overall, this is ok but I’m not blown away.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JaBier (4888) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Pint at the Eccentric Cafe on 3/30/13. Darkest brown pour with a medium tan head. Malty and creamy nose with notes of chocolate and roast. Malty and chocolatey flavor with a touch of lactose sourness before a roasty finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fattybladdy (553) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - APR 14, 2013
Draft sampler @ Bell’s. Pours a dark brown near black. Aroma of chocolate, taste is milk chocolate and sweet, heavy on the milky flavor. Decent overall.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
charule (1094) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 31, 2013
Draught at Bells. Dark pour with light tan head. Sweet choco milky smoothness. Great for bedtime.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
artmcd8 (1607) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2013
On tap at Bell's 3/31/13. Malty aroma. Sweet taste with some smokey qualities. Smooth. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
shrubber85 (7594) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 28, 2013
Draft. Creamy chocolate malt aroma. Dark brown with small head. Sweet milk chocolate malt flavor. Lightly bitter ashy finish. Solid and easy drinking.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mittenator (1304) - Michigan, USA - MAR 23, 2013
Draft at the Eccentric Cafe (from backlog). Near-black pour with minimal head. Milk chocolate aromas with a bit of malt in the back. Smooth chocolate milk taste with only a hint of bitter malt at the end.


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