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RATINGS: 2438   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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This English style of beer, also known as Sweet Stout or Cream Stout, first appeared in London in the late 1800’s. The early brewers touted the health benefits of the milk sugar in this beer which today relates mainly to the increased amount of calories(no real health benefits…sorry). The milk sugar adds a well rounded sweetness to this dark beer and makes it an outstanding, year ‘round stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kidobutai (309) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Interesting offering, poured from a bottle at The Cheese Shop with brie and sharp cheddar. Nice coffee flavor, great color, small head, I’d drink this again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
adster (164) - HUNGARY - JUL 3, 2014
Villámgyorsan eltűnő habja alól édesen pörkölt, sűrített tejes aroma száll fel, mely egy kissé savanykás és karamelles, telt, malátás ízben folytatódik, a prímet azonban a stoutokra egyébként is jellemző, frissen fejt, mosdatlan tehéntejes aroma viszi, mely ebben az esetben szinte magától értetődőnek tűnik.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ryecatcher (739) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Bottle (label says Nitro though). Pours a stouty brown-black, opaque with a thin off-white head that hangs around for a while like you’d expect from a Guinness pub-draught can. Nose is roasty, Cocoa Puffs, coffee and faint smokiness. Mouth is a bit thin for the style, medium bittersweet, decent mix of milk-chocolate, roasted barley, coffee beans. It’s decent -- I’m not jumping on the bandwagon though. Spiteful Brewing here in Chicago does a much better interpretation of the style called ’Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow’.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DavidS80 (14) - - JUN 29, 2014
Wonderful stout, one of the best milk stouts on my opinion. Great mouthfeel. I do prefer the Nitro Milk Stout over the regular but just by a bit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JBPortland (675) - Portland, Maine, USA - JUN 29, 2014
12oz bottle pours creamy dark mahogany with light edges and a finger of head. Nose is subtle roast, cream, coffee, vanilla. Taste is smooth light bodied, nice mocha, iced coffee, vanilla, cream. Finish is semi sweet coffee, , touches of chocolate ice cream, nutty vanilla, latte, milk. Enjoyed this.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gooball201 (38) - Parsippany, New Jersey, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Nitro is great. Not much carb but loaded with roasty n toasty flavs. Left Hand has nailed it. Awesome dessert brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
budznsudz (554) - Audubon, New Jersey, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Dark pour with a creamy tan head. Aroma of dark malts, cream, and brown sugar. Taste is subdued chocolate malts, coffee, and nuts.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
hype (15) - - JUN 28, 2014
Pairs wonderfully with kohler craiverie terrapin chocolates! Cxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxzxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx. X. Cx cccc cccc cccc

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
swengw (7) - - JUN 27, 2014 does not count
Dusty bottle of the Milk Stout Nitro. Poured hard into a pint glass, looks dark with about a finger’s width of tan head. Smells like coffee/mocha. Smooth and thin with predominant coffee notes and a creamy vanilla finish. Yum.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radarsock (885) - Vermont, USA - JUN 26, 2014
Had on tap at The Grill Next Door. $5.00 for the full pint. Pours a murky purplish-tinted dark brown with which a a vanilla off-beige head 1 finger in length stood. Tastes and smells of chocolate-covered raspberries, autumnal leaves, molasses, DME, coffee syrup, artificial creamer, and tobacco. I’m surprised I hadn’t reviewed this before, but there’s a time for everything. And a time for this beer. Smooth stout. Could have had more flavor, though.

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