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RATINGS: 2664   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
retinadoc (159) - - MAY 21, 2012
UPDATED: JUN 19, 2015 Nitro draft. Black color. Muted hop aroma. Very fine bubbles, frothy head. Sweet, hoppy flavor. Relatively simple flavors for a stout. Slightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gorm (1802) - Sandnes, NORWAY - AUG 31, 2015
Mørk btun/svart farve med kremet skum. Lukt av røstet malt, kaffe og kakao. Smak av røstet malt, kaffe, sjokolade og laktose. Vinmonopolet Sola.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (1331) - GREECE - AUG 31, 2015
355ml bottle. Black color with beige brown head. Roasted malty aroma, chocolate, milk chocolate, some coffee. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma with some dark fruity notes addition. Medium to full oily body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
hman43 (628) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - AUG 29, 2015
It pours black with a dark tan head. The carbonation cause a rich appearance on pour. It has aromas of roasted malts and coffee. There are elements of chocolate as well. It has a smooth, creamy texture. It has a sweet creamy roasted taste with coffee and elements of chocolate.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
djoeye (2549) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 28, 2015
Left Hand Brewing Milk Stout Nitro : Look; beige film on black body. Aroma; flower, milk chocolate. Taste; roasted malts, black caramel, milky impression - leading to a fruity finish. On palate normal. Overall; name’s understood, it’s a milky way. [355ml btl, abv5.4%, B@Vinmonopolet 9020 N]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AStoutFan (20) - Geneva, New York, USA - AUG 27, 2015
Definitely a milk stout. Silky smooth with strong milk flavor and smell. However everything else about it is fairly run of the mill. Definitely has the milk character it should but nothing much to offer me outside of that. Nitro bottles never work for me, only make a bitter pour with little to no head. On draft this stands a chance of being worth a try.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drmet (368) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - AUG 26, 2015
L: -pours almost completely dark with faint ruby tinges and a medium,frothy,beige head -S: -chocolate,mocha,coffee,smoke,nutty T: sugar F: -low to medium carbonation -light body O: The sweetness seems balanced.Really nice

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClassyBeagle (374) - USA - AUG 23, 2015
THE standard by which all milk stouts are judged, at least for me. Sure there are better, and certainly there are worse, but this is the measuring stick.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jinroh (802) - ESTONIA - AUG 23, 2015
Nitro version. Pours black, beautiful and persistent foamy head. Aroma has some soft roast, milky. Taste is also silky and you can feel the sweetish nitro working. Overall quite well done although not too special or spectacular.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jspencer78 (12) - Rochester, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Poors black with little head which dissipates quickly. Sweet as expected, malty with some coffee. Creamy on the palate with a little fizziness. Very easy to drink

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
JulioRangel (53) - Salvador, BRAZIL - AUG 19, 2015
Cerveja escura com sabor de malte tostado, café e chocolate. Espuma de baixa persistência. Cerveja encorpada, de sabor suave e macio.

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