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RATINGS: 143   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Big brother to our Motherís Milk, Joe Mamaís starts with out Motherís Milk recipe. We then add copious amounts of brown sugar to add body and increase the alcohol. After primary fermentation we then infuse a cold coffee extract from our friends down the street, Monkey Joeís Roasting Company.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bonbright7 (181) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - SEP 25, 2009
Tap at The Lark. As I approached the bar at The Lark last night, a friend welcomed me and suggested that I try something new on tap. The dark brown ale looked to be very dense and the slight aroma of roasted malts came forward. It was probably too cold at the time to illicit anything more than the malts for my nose to enjoy, but I went ahead with the first taste to see what it was like. I found the delicious milk stout to be similar to one of my favorites from Colorado and when it warmed up a little, the subtle chocolates and chalky cocoa elements surfaced. As the slight lacing descended in the glass, I knew my friendís suggestion had been perfect starter for my beer groupís meeting that evening and to share with other friends who would soon darken the door.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beastiefan2k (3584) - HdG (past: NYC, KS, Rain City), Maryland, USA - OCT 14, 2016
Batch 067 16. Black beer with big head, very large and sticky lacing. Aroma is very fumy, roasty, and rich. There is an espresso bean chocolate aspect. Itís rich without being over the top. Flavor is lighter and more down to earth. A light acidity with an earthy light coffee, a light lactose sweetness. Easy drinking despite all the elements. Lighter body for the aroma.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bricks (988) - Delaware, USA - JUL 20, 2016
Pours and looks lifeless black. Smells awesome.. lmocha, coffee.. Taste strong of coffee, a bit bitter... smooth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jayb0 (1163) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Very good, the coffee is well balanced and tasty. This nicely fills out the also good but slightly thin Motherís Milk.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat (5163) - Georgia, USA - MAR 20, 2016
Pours nearly opaque coffee with a light tan head. Aroma delivers peppery, roast malt and molasses tones. Flavor echoes the aroma, peppery but not fiercely so - Iíve had beers that could turn your mouth into a set from "The Towering Inferno," but this ainít one of them. Roast malt, molasses and chocolate round out the pleasing flavor. Body presents good firmness and fizz. Got milk?

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gregwilsonstl (2139) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 27, 2015
Really good. Milky. Lots of coffee. Sharing this with my bros (Joe) and Tony. This is really delicious.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerdedone (3235) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 16, 2015
Bottle. Pours black with a small tan head. Aroma of coffee and chocolate. Flavor of black coffee, chocolate, brown sugar, vanilla and had some smokiness with a dry & roasty finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AskForJenny (1066) - Ontario, New York, USA - OCT 8, 2015
12 oz gift from Stacy - Nice two stroke color, cocoa lace, many layers on the palate. However, stout it is not.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
demannu (378) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 19, 2015
Great aroma of dark roasty coffee and sweetened cream. Dark pour with tan head that leaves s nice film. mild lacing. Smooth mouth feel. A bit lighter than expected but still satisfying medium/light body. Very nice flavor. Milk assists and roasted coffee. Nicely done. Iím a fan.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrodooo5 (1508) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - SEP 10, 2015
Beautiful & delicious but imperial? Deep dark pour w/ a tan head & pretty ring of lading. The aroma is coffee w/ just a hint of sweetness. The flavor is roasted coffee but finishes a touch watery & slightly clean. Itís rather drinkable but doesnít have the chewy body that an imperial needs. Still tasty tho & overall quite good!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Slubgob (310) - West Hartford, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle into glass, Mohonk tasting. Opaque black coffee color, cream head. Roasted coffee nose, a touch of caramel. Sweet in the mouth, dark roast. Prominent coffee finish, lingering with coffee bitterness. Excellent stout!

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