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RATINGS: 1542   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Dragonís Milk is a 17th century term used to describe the strong beer usually reserved for royalty. This strong ale was aged in oak for over 120 days. The aging process extracts flavors from the wood, which contribute to its complex character. Hints of bourbon flavor perfectly compliment its roasted malts to produce a beer fit for a King.


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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
metalhead0043 (144) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - JAN 17, 2014
12 oz bottle for 4 bucks. Pours black with a slight brown/amber hue to it and a huge light brown head. Aroma is huge on the bourbon side of things, with some vanilla, caramel and chocolate coming through as well. Taste is mostly coffee and roasted malts up front with a slight bourbon taste and alcohol coming through on the back end. Medium body and texture but slightly creamy. Not as thick as I normally like in an Imperial Stout. Itís a pretty good beer but I just donít think I am a fan of the bourbon barrel style of beers. Still this is probably the best one I have had so far. Decent enough but overpriced.


4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Westland (10) - Barcelona, SPAIN - APR 1, 2015
Una de las revelaciones del Barcelona Beer Festival. Tienes el embeleso del dulzor, derivado de la lactosa, que te hace olvidar que estŠs ante una bestia alcohůlica. PodrŪa estar bebiendo mŠs, lo cual es una estupenda seŮal.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SuperTiti33 (718) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 28, 2015
Brune foncé. Nez: beurre. Vanille. Cacao. Biscuit. Noix de macadame. Bouche: riche. Ronde. Bourbon. Beurre. Caramel au beurre salé. Toffee. Noix. Fruit sec. Finale amère et fruité. Très bien.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dcingram (2) - - MAR 28, 2015 does not count
This is a stout that is too heavy to drink more than one bottle. It is too sweet and the alcohol content is too high.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
Cool_Bond (1803) - Kung av ÷l @ Facebook, SWEDEN - MAR 27, 2015
The aroma of oak barrels, whiskey and dark fruits. The taste is of oak and alcohol. Heavy bitterness that fills the mouth for a long while. Too much alcohol taste. This beer I liked unfortunately not. Follow me @ Kung av Ųl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BRW (1301) - Barcelona, SPAIN - MAR 25, 2015
On tap at BBF. Black colour with creamy tan head. Roasted, oak, vanilla aroma. Sweet, chocolate, oak, vanilla, roasted taste. Medium to full boy.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
lukedarock (233) - Howell, Michigan, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Silky smooth vanilla and oak flavor/scent, this beer is very good 11 percent creeps up quick, stout love

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SG111 (379) - New York, USA - MAR 21, 2015
Bottled, 2014 vintage. Pours black with very small tan head. Aroma is brimming with bourbon, coffee, vanilla, roasted malts, chocolate, Really excellent smelling beer. Flavor is bourbon character, vanilla, chocolate, fairly standard for a bourbon-aged beer, but the balance is just perfect. Really not too boozy. Phenomenal.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
AwesomeBeer1 (1) - - MAR 17, 2015 does not count
I have been drinking beer for 29 years, awesome beer for about 27 of thos years. This beer is one you could go back to over and over again. Iíve had this on tap and in bottles, and havenít one regretted one penny that Iíve spent on dragons milk. Rich, smooth and sting all at the same time is difficult to achieve when brewing beer at this scale, but they did it with this brew. I have had many other Bourbon barrel stouts and ales, and the only My gf and I liked better (yes, lucked out and found a hot woman that insists on great beer..damn!) was the seasonal brew BackWoods Bastard...but, good luck finding that anywhere.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Lucan (3) - Wrocław, POLAND - MAR 15, 2015 does not count
Dark brown in color. Creamy, brownish head stays satisfactionary long. Aroma of chocolate, bourbon and wood. Alcohol hided well behind taste. In aftertaste I think I feel a little alcohol, but it is not disturbing. Almost perfect beer.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
onceblind (4968) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Black pour with a thin beige cap. Nice nose thatís sweet but not syrupy; chocolaty but roasty, with just a kiss of oak barrel. Delightful flavor of the same; light chocolate, light roast, light oak barrel. Nothing really vies for dominance but itís still full bodied. A light roasty oak char comes through a little more strongly on the finish.


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