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RATINGS: 2610   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   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 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Listigovers (436) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 23, 2015
What a nice smooth creamy stout... Can’t beat the nitro creaminess and huge roast flavor. Great beer, too easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Chalumeaux (282) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Poured from bottle. Dark chocolate color with thin tan head. Aromas of coffee chocolate band smoke. Taste is smooth with chocolate catamel and vanilla tones and just slides down. I wish this was barrel aged as it would be awesome.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
WillRunForBeer (1230) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 22, 2015
12oz bottle shared by Chalemeaux. Thanks, TJ! Record month of rates for me! Much more fun than beating the seasonal snowfall record (did that too). Pours nearly black with a light tan head. Aroma is dark coffee, lacto. Flavor is nic and smooth, chocolate, dark coffee. Well done.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hopmaestro (398) - Örebro, SWEDEN - MAR 17, 2015
Aroma is fruity and sweet but also general stout notes. The taste is awesome, and this is how a sweet stout should taste. Strong caramel, sweet vanilla and chocolate. It’s like a cup of hot cocoa for hard dudes/dudettes, but cool... and tastier.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zwiebel88 (477) - GERMANY - MAR 14, 2015
Pechschwarz. Bitterschokolade, Kakao, leichte Kaffeenoten, Frische. Am gaumen Kakao, Bitterschokolade, Milchnoten, leichte süße, etwas Kaffebitterkeit. Ziemlich dünn und sehr süffig, geschmeidig.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lukaduke (2566) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Pours a rich burnt umber color with a finger of khaki foam. Roasty, soft cocoa, some malted milk creaminess underneath. Mouthcoating liquid with a pleasant underlying chocolate milk flavor throughout. Hint of bitterness lingers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
pov (3) - - MAR 12, 2015 does not count
This beer was a nice beer and I really liked it and the aftertaste was smooth and milky.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
skibum8484 (2) - New York, USA - MAR 12, 2015 does not count
Originally found this in AZ a few years ago. The best milk stout I’ve found. My old faithful of Milk Stouts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
likeatrainwreck (93) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2015
Pours black with a tan head. Aromas of roasted malts and coffee. Really rich, creamy mouthfeel without being overly sweet. Coffee, cream, roasted malts, not much bitterness. Not as thick in the mouth as expected which makes for a really drinkable beer. Lovely stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Homer321 (2543) - Melboring, Florida, USA - MAR 7, 2015
Bottle of the nitro variation. Smell is coffee, chocolate, sweet. I really forgot how damn good this beer smells. Taste is a decadent explosion of milky sweetness and light chocolate/coffee. It’s been many many years since I’ve had this beer, and damn is it good. Does seem a bit thin, but that’s because most stouts are like 1.040 FG these days, with 1000 adjuncts. But dang, this is good stuff.

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