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RATINGS: 746   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!


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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
strongpieman (1582) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - NOV 30, 2012
Bottle. Deep black, bitter, strong burnt flavors, strong carbonation. Okay, but I was disappointed.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RichTheVillan (4163) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2012
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; pours pitch black thin tan head, roast malt aroma with a hint of smoke, viscous chewy mouth feel, sweet coffee taste slight bitterness. Southern Tier make great beers.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevencon (506) - Sarasota, Florida, USA - NOV 30, 2012
Dark black pour roasted aroma soy, some soy. Nice body taste is okay soy roast and burnt grain. Beer is good but others are better.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
conway (1935) - - NOV 28, 2012
Pours black with almost no head. Aroma is chocolate and roasty malt. Taste is sweet and delicious. Surprisingly wonderful. Reminds me of 3 Floyd's Moloko but not as silky. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cards04 (2156) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 28, 2012
Pours a coca-cola colour with some dark tan head. Aromas are milk and cream, some coconut, and as it warmed, coffee. Flavours are lactic at first, then strong roasted malts, and espresso flavours. Quite nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
matthewgerke (67) - - NOV 28, 2012
Bottle. Poured medium black with a thin tan head and good lacing. Creamy chocolate aroma with a slight vanilla undertone. Great balance of chocolate and toasted malt flavors made it not too sweet from the lactose and had a great, slightly creamy finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mr_TBone (168) - Hollywood, California, USA - NOV 27, 2012
Good good - I want to drink several of these. I did expect a bigger, creamier, chewier body but this was a stout that I wished I could find at my local pub... Something to be said about that.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dwm1034 (695) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 26, 2012
Bottle imported to IL from WI beer fridge. Nose is sweet coffee and chocolate...taste runs to same but more of a bitter sweet version...great strong / bold taste...very very good / tasty!

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Patrickctenchi (4604) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - NOV 25, 2012
Pours black with a thick, dark tan head. Scent is coffee and cola. Taste is sweet, lactic....coffeee... Chocolate and cream....very malty. Maybe just a little too milky overall and in finish, but still quite good.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gwebster (5) - Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA - NOV 24, 2012 does not count
This is my current favorite Milk Stout. The taste is great, it's really smooth, and strong. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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