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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 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
LuckyDog (484) - - JAN 14, 2015
I do love a good stout and thus is a classic of the style. Very smooth. Slightly sweet. Moderate roast. Opaque with good lacing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerGago (13) - SWEDEN - JAN 13, 2015
Not My style at all, too flat and homogeneous beer, reminds me more of a soda. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tstamba (379) - Maryland, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Bottle to a pint. Dark burnt amber with thin tan head and lacing. Notes of sweet milk chocolate and coffee. Smooth well balanced slightly bitter finish... Well done.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
weordie (204) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JAN 10, 2015
Pours black with almost no head. Slight aroma of milk bottle sweets but it’s not strong. Delicious taste of milk bottle sweets followed by a hint of milk chocolate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Joel (114) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 8, 2015
Huge nose of coffee/chocolate. Tastes slightly sweet with notes of milk chocolate. Very smooth, very light to non-existent hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsmanigold (52) - - JAN 3, 2015
UPDATED: JAN 28, 2015 A good stout with a good slightly sweet roasted dark chocolate malty flavor with a bitterness that hits you at the back of the tongue. A good coffee taste that lingers after each sip. The aroma has hints of sugar and roasted coffee in it.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
RickReallyBrew (43) - Franktown, Colorado, USA - JAN 1, 2015
No complaints. But I do prefer a wee but heavier Stout, like an imperial stout. Everything is great with this brew but I just like my stouts a bit chewy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopwine (457) - brooklynzzzzz, New York, USA - DEC 31, 2014
This one had been really hyped for me as I hadn’t had a nitro stout in a bottle before. I was actually pretty disappointed... Completely typical and forgettable milk stout aside from being on nitro in a bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zekada (357) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle from Ship in a Bottle. Aroma contains roasted malts, vanilla, coffee and some fruit. Pours black with a small beige head. Taste is more dry than sweet, though with a nuttiness, coffee and roasted malts. Palate is disappointingly thin for a stout. Overall an okay beer, though a bit to tasteless.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RW80 (979) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 31, 2014
12OZ bottle labelled as Nitro Stout. Appearance: Allmost black, brown with a small pillowy tanned head. Head has a good retention for it’s small size. Aroma: caramel, roasted malt, and chocolate. Taste: roasted malt, dark chocolate, coffee and a hint of caramel, The finish is a typical coffee and burned malt biterreness but with some sweetness of the start still there. Mouthfeel is quite creamy with soft carbonation for style.

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