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Fate (AZ) Candy Bar Milk Stout

Fate (AZ) Candy Bar Milk Stout
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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Milk stout brewed with cocoa nibs, vanilla bean, sea salt and honey roasted peanuts.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Clownoisseur (268) - Buchanan, Michigan, USA - NOV 12, 2014
Growler courtesy of BOLTZ7555, thanks J! Pours a semi-transparent black, with dark brown hues. A small mocha colored head that fades to a ring. Aromas of salty peanuts, light cocoa and a light vanilla and nougat. I imagine a Snickers bar. Taste is a nice balance of the cocoa and vanilla sweetness alongside the roasted nuttiness of the peanuts. It’s just much thinner than I was hoping for. It’s a good sweet stout but lacks some depth according to my palate. Kind of fades a bit in the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (9559) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 7, 2014
Growler... Pours dark brown with a small, creamy, beige head. The faint aroma offers roasted peanuts accompanied by a watery, chocolate nuance. Medium-bodied with a thin mouthfeel and tingly carbonation. The flavor is sweet and roasty, but mirrors the nose with watery notes of chocolate and peanuts. Minerals in the finish. It’s tasty, but thin. I’m probably just spoiled by the excellence of Funky Buddha’s and Cigar City’s boutique beers. Big thanks to daknole for sending this fresh growler my way!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jredmond (5673) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 16, 2014
Sampled at GABF 2014. Pours a deep black body. Aroma is dark chocolate, cocoa nibs and peanuts. Mouthfeel is medium to soft - light actually, with notes of chocolate covered peanuts, fudge, cocoa, soft vanilla and more nut character. Really nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheAlum (5950) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - OCT 12, 2014
GABF 2014 Rating (Denver, CO). Pours a nice darker blackish hue, good opaque body with just a gentle brownish glow on the edges. Firmer head atop stays frothy, light brown with good stick around, lacing. Aromas are nice and toasty, firmer chocolate elements and cocoa meet gentle vanilla, a touch of earthiness, nutty, toasty with biscuits. Bigger nose greets and pleases. Initial is medium bodied, a nice airy quality to the body makes this one go down easy. A bit creamy and chocolate driven as we enter, some fudge, cocoa nibs hit with gentle roast, nuts and earth coming on. A faint coffee waft, more chocolate, gentle vanilla and nougat. Airy, light and pretty crushable, this one packs on the flavor well without overburdening the palate with sticky or firm cloying body. Backend is dry, a bit toasty with some cleaner toast and roast, gentle dollop of sweetness. Pretty solid stuff here. Glad I finally got to try it. Flavors and palate and how they work together really is what makes this beer neate.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BiiruBierBeer (249) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - AUG 20, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2014 Smells like a standard stout. Tastes like a pretty solid stout as well except for notes of peanut and chocolate in the aftertaste that are pretty nice. Body is medium and smooth. I?ll happily order this one any time I see it available.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Viajero (32) - - AUG 14, 2014
Somehow forgot to add this one in from my notes. Here we go! Wow, right off the bat the beer’s namesake rings true on the nose, and it continues to the palate. Liquid Snickers bar. Beer like this can’t help but make you smile - so creative, so fun, so carefree. The palate has more than enough viscosity to support the flavor, which is no small feat at only 5.8%. Somehow it never gets cloying either, again a testament to the brewer, as the ingredient list screams toothache. Overall, just a wonderful brew.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
WillRunForBeer (863) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Growler with big thanks to Dak! My first AZ rate! Pours Coca Cola brown with just a little off white head. Aroma is peanuts, chocolate and caramel. Smells like a snickers tastes. Roasty stout flavors with chocolate and peanut. A bit of smoke in the finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ibrew2or3 (7107) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Pours with a deep mahogany body that has amber edges and supports a light tan head of foam. The aroma is pretty big with molasses, vanilla, maybe some maple syrup, toffee, graham cracker and chocolate. There are dark roasted malts that are well off in the background and pretty well covered up by all the sweetness. The taste starts with a sweet mix of vanilla, molasses and then malt sweetened chocolate goodness. To midway some dark roasted malts and toffee drizzled dark toasted bread peak out amid a sea of various slick sweetness. Yummy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcnielsen (2284) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Multiple pours at GABF. Pours a black color with tan head. Roasty, chocolate, peanuts, and caramel flavors. I was a bit skeptical about this beer, but it was pretty good; pretty good but not exceptional.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JBoan (176) - Arizona, USA - NOV 16, 2013
On tap @ Fate. Pours deep black with a tan mocha head. Aroma is peanuts, chocolate, cream, caramel and faint roasty smoked coffee. Taste is chocolate, milky caramel and roasted peanuts. Very balanced, medium bodied creamy amazing stout. Glad to have this in AZ!


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