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RATINGS: 2504   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 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 16, 2003
(Bottle) Pours a dark brown (almost black) color with a small tan head. Had a nice creamy chocolate flavor with a nice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ConiseurofBeer (242) - Downingtown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 1, 2003
Light black (if that makes sense) in color. Burnt nose with a small choclate and malt taste. A bit of hops at the end. Decent, but nothing to write home about.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
raindog (560) - Evansville, Indiana, USA - NOV 29, 2003
Dark brown/black pour. Medium,lacey head. Leaves nice patch of head. Full roasty,creamy,sweet aroma.Medium body,full mouthfeel,creamy texture. Great chocolate,roasty,creamy flavors. Finish is roasty,slightly lactic,and lingering. Doesn't have the full-throttle acidity of Bells Susie,which is why I like it better. Fairly good,filling,stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Eyedrinkale (3213) - Astoria, New York, USA - NOV 28, 2003
Enjoyed this over and over for the morning GABF session. Creamy coffee, chocolate taste combined nicely with malt to finely mask any alcohol taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DrBeer (829) - Solna Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 19, 2003
Dark brownred. Milkchocolate aroma with tones of coffee and bitter cocoa. Sweet flavor with tones of milk and coffee. Dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
matta (1140) - Tampa, Florida, USA - NOV 16, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2004 ReRate: 9/29/04
Milk-Duds, malted milk chocolate candy… roasted and pressed coffee, sweet sugary note in the middle… 7% abv., I don’t see it at all! Certainly happy I re-rated this one!

A nearly black body, but when you hold this stout to the light an amber silhouette is present. The aroma is lactic…. it’s creamy, yogurt like, chocolaty, notes of cold coffee. The flavor is quite similar, sweet whole milk and cream, something is reminiscent of the Yoo-hoo chocolate drink…. Fairly good stuff. ….The mouth feel is medium, heavy on the palate though

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Terminus (3272) - Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA - NOV 15, 2003
bottle-this was NOT a stout-very thin-looked like a porter. one dimensional coffee aroma and flavor. I know this was fresh because it was bottle dated "bottled on 8/3/03" not good!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wildchefbill (245) - Sarasota, Florida, USA - NOV 15, 2003
Pours black with long lasting head. Good malt/chocolate aroma. Flavor is chocolate/coffee with a slightly bitter espresso aftertaste. Faily weak mouthfeel and flavor. The aftertaste is too sweet and a little cloying. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5316) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - NOV 3, 2003
Thanks again to redlem for another beer! Pours brownish black with a small tan head. Nose is sweetened coffee with milk chocolate. Bitter taste with some roasted, sweetened malt notes coming through towards the finish. Creamy mouthfeel. Lightly bittered finish. Good beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheDean (786) - MIlwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 31, 2003
This is a very interesting Stout. As the name suggest it has a bit of a cream taste to go along with a dark stout taste. Being a Wisconsinite, I like it!

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