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RATINGS: 709   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Double Milk Stout
"2 varieties of hops & 3 types of malts"
Milk stout, also called ‘cream’ or ‘sweet’ stout, is a stout containing lactose, a sugar derived from milk. Because lactose is unfermentable by beer yeast, it adds sweetness and body to the finished beer. Milk stouts have been claimed to be nutritious, and were marketed as such in the early 1900s with claims that would make the FDA wince. One ad read, “Ideal for nursing mothers, for the healthy, for the invalid, and for the worker.” Surely! Of course, we couldn’t stop at a traditional milk stout. Ours is a double, an addition to our 2X line, and at 7.5% abv is every bit as delicious as it sounds. To your health!


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
HIGHB4LL (652) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 25, 2014
12 oz. bottle from Cash Wise in Williston. Appearance: finger light chocolate head, opaque, light-ok lacing. Aroma: coffee, roast, light booze, lighter dark chocolate, Palate: full body, soft carbonation, creamy texture, bitter finish. Taste: sweet milk chocolate into light dark fruit sweet and slight booze, then on into coffee and finishing with dark chocolate bittersweet and lingering milk chocolate sweetness. Overall, super smooth beer, lovely chocolate milk taste, unique, complex, balance, Amazing!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mep3222 (571) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Chocolatey roasted malt with a slight lactose sweetness aroma. Flavor is similar, lactose is not very noticeable and the finish is quite bitter for a milk stout. Almost has a burnt malt flavor. Palate has a light feel for a double stout. Not nearly as balanced as some other milk stouts and has some odd burnt flavors and not enough lactose balance. Ok but nothing special. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ronaldtheriot (1330) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Southern Tier 2X Stout has a medium, cream-colored head, a dark brown, almost black, appearance, and just a little bit of lacing left behind. The aroma is a wonderful mix of milk/cream, dark-roasted malt, and sweet bread crust. Taste is the same, with low bitterness, but high acidity. Mouthfeel is heavy and slick, and Southern Tier 2X Stout finishes wet and sip-able. RJT

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
loco_gallego (139) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 20, 2014
Brune-noire très foncée. Mousse marron claire, seul anneau persistant. Mais avec bons dépôts. Arômatique de malts toastés. Sur les chocolats et café. On décèle un houblonnage floral. Entrée en bouche légèrement sucrée, après on sent fortement le toastage. Avec une amertume en fin de bouche durable et équilibrée entre taostage café et l’houblonnage. Crémeuse. Grosse carbonation pour une stout, mais pas déplaisante. Bel équilibre entre toastage et houblonnage... Le côté sucré des malts peu décelable, mais ça ne manque pas forcément.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
arnold931 (623) - Iowa, USA - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle. Pours very dark brown with nice tan head and lacing. Nose is dark chocolate, coffee and licorice. Taste is some coffee and hop bitterness. Bitter aftertaste.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
eduardovl (938) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 16, 2014 330ml bottle served in a big snifter glass. A: Pours a blackish brown color forming a small but quite creamy beige head. Medium retention and only small spotty lacings left in the glass S: Strong notes of roasted malts, coffee and dark chocolate. Biscuity. Earthy yeast profile. Great notes of flowery hops in the end T: Slightly sweet upfront. Strong notes of roasted malts, coffee, milk and dark chocolate follows by a sharp hops bitterness in the end. Great balance of roasted malts bitterness and hops bitterness M: Heavy, creamy and milky body. Smooth. Good carbonation (a bit too much, indeed). Roasted malts and hops in the aftertaste O: Great drinkability. Delicious American Milk Stout [ BA Review @ 6/5/2014 ]

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
mkel07 (3661) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 13, 2014
Bottle from Archive Beer Boutique May 2013. Everything that you want in a stout is in this beer- deep black colour, great aroma and flavour with malt, chocolate and a bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Westchesterco (1092) - mclean, Virginia, USA - OCT 5, 2014
From a bottle it is dark brown. The aroma is luscious LoJack licorice and coffee the taste is sweet that is grapefruit that lingers as coffee and chocolate

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (3624) - McLean, Virginia, USA - OCT 5, 2014
From a 12 oz bottle shared in Avon NC. Pours black with a tan head. Aroma of milk chocolate. Some coffee flavors and a hint of licorice. Bitter roasted finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
N3lson1 (247) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - OCT 2, 2014
Drank out of a mason jar poured from a twelve ounce bottle purchased from Wegmans. Wonderful aromas of chocolately, roasted sweetness. Pours almost black, a nice light brown head, and very little carbonation. A delicious stout, one of the best stouts I have ever had and I’m a stout person.


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