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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   IBU: 29   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
As seen at Flat 12! Malty and rich. Hints of chocolate and the nice roasty finish of coffee complement a milk-sugar sweetness that gives body and a full mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ContemplateBeer (1926) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - DEC 10, 2014
Aroma: Moderate coffee roast with a little fudge; touches of vanilla. Appearance: Jet black pour with a mocha head that settles into a slightly sticky skin. Flavor: Lactose and light fudge up front with more coffee roast presence toward the finish. Palate: Medium body, sticky texture, soft carbonation, astringent finish. Overall: A pretty nice milk stout; one of the better Flat 12 beers I’ve had.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bpar73 (885) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown pour with a thin tan head. Coffee, chocolate with a light underlying sweetness. A nice stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (9672) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 2, 2014
4oz on tap at Ei8ht Ball. Dark brown color, near black from a distance. Thin off-white head, leaving good ropes of lace. Kind of clear brown color around the edges. Medium body. Smooth, kind of soft, lighter carbonation. Light slick finish. Kind of darker chocolate, good bigger roastiness for a milk stout. Moderate sweet taste, good light bitter balance. A solid milk stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rondphoto (3624) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - NOV 28, 2014
on tap @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Nearly opaque brown/black, brown rim head, stripes of lace. Taste is gritty roasted chocolate malt that never becomes sweet or silky enough to make me believe it is a milk stout, but, what it does possess is enough to be a good brew - solid bitter chocolate malt that becomes edgy on the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ben4321 (5402) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - NOV 6, 2014
Location: 12 oz bottle from Andy by way of trade, 11.6.14

Aroma: The aroma is clean and malty, roast, lactose, fairly light aroma overall
Appearance: Pours a dark brown color with a small tan head and light, drippy lacework
Flavor: The flavor is clean and malty too, not super sweet, but pretty malty, with a mild bitterness
Palate: The body is fairly light, leaning medium’s way, soft carbonation, and a light dry finish
Overall Impression: I found this to be a solid example of the style. The aroma and flavor are both on the lighter side, but both are still solid. The lightness of the body works nicely actually, and the smoothness add to the drinkability. Pretty solid stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcr (2517) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle. Deep brown body. Short, frothy tan head. Aroma of cocoa powder, chocolate nubs, roasted malt, vanilla, coffee. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly bitter. It finishes lightly to moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, soft carbonation. Chocolate and cocoa dominate the taste which also has notes of vanilla. The finish displays some roasted malt bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jhliesen (812) - West Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Draft--black with a small, tan head. I imagine the head was larger before it made to my table. Mocha coffee aroma with a hint of chocolate. Taste was more to the burnt coffee flavor, but the beer was thin and milky smooth. Never heard of the beer or the brewer before this and I happily surprised.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Floback (550) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - JUN 1, 2014
Pours a dark brown body with a rim of tan froth for a head. Rich nose of coffee beans and toffee. Flavors of soy sauce, more coffee, subtle cookie and caramel. Maybe a bit of wood. Full bodied with soft carbonation. A bit lacking in the mouthfeel; I'd expect a tad more rounded creaminess for this style. This is definitely no Duck Rabbit Milk Stout, but a good brew nonetheless. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsquire (4070) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Brown color out of the bottle with a thin beige head and an oddly chalky nose. Some lactic sweetness in the flavor but I also got a lot of burnt grains and some stale coffee in the finish. Not great.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Shag (2769) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - APR 26, 2014
A dark brown to black color with a ruby hue. The aroma is like chocolate milk with a hint of coffee. The flavor is bitter sweet. Some milk chocolate and dark chocolate in there. The aftertaste is rather sweet. Overall a good beer.

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