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RATINGS: 713   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   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!


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Elwood (3336) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - JUL 19, 2012
Serving: 12 oz. bottle from Wegman’s Leesburg. It pours pitch black with a creamy, dark tan head. The nose has a good dose of flint, earth, and slight burnt notes. The flavor thankfully isn’t so dry. A bit of lactose sweetness up front, nice roasted malt notes, a little flint, milk chocolate, and very slight burnt notes on the back end. Well rounded with lots of flavor. Full bodied with low, creamy carbonation and a lasting bitter finish. Quite nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5856) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUL 18, 2012
The beer pours a dark brown color with a tan head. The aroma features a lot of chocolate and a good bit of roasted malt. The flavor is very similar. The chocolate and nut notes really come through, as does some roasted malt. I also get some oats and lactose and cream notes in the flavor. Thick mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thirdeye11 (5635) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 16, 2012
(12oz bottle) medium brown, creamy head. Nose and taste of oats, chocolate, smooth, bit oxidized, light in body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3885) - Florida, USA - JUL 15, 2012
On draft at the Brass Tap, poured a black color, aromas of chocolate, roasted malt, light lactose, and some light hops. Flavors are the same enjoyable at the bar, light sweetness to it, nice overall.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (1879) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - JUL 14, 2012
On tap at Mad Mex. Pour coal black with bigh light brown head. Thick lacing, medium carbonation, thick body, and roasted dark chocolate aroma. Taste is roasted malt, dark chocolate, and slightly bitter hop finish. This is good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (9466) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 14, 2012
Dark brown pour, beige head. Aroma has lactose sugar up front in the nose, sweet milk chocolate and a hint of roast. Flavor is loaded with sweet cocoa, chocolate milk. Nice stout.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrHangover (2766) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 14, 2012
Draft. Black, dark brown colour with a tanned head. Roasty, chocolate, earthy aroma, some dark fruits and spices detected. Creamy mouthfeel and a medium sweet taste. Slight hints of alcohol causing a sweet finish with a nice, long chocolate aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borresteijn (4928) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 13, 2012
On tap at Beer Temple. Black, light beige head. Aroma of milk chocolate, roasted malts, pipe tobacco, light moccha. Flavour is medium sweet, light malty, milk chocolate, roasted malts, coffee, light chocolate bitter finish. Medium bodied at best, soft mouthfeel. Tasty beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
markwise (4545) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - JUL 13, 2012
On draft at the brewery. Pours a dark stout brown with a tan head. Nose is roast, dark malts, dark chocolate, earth, and a slight peanut aroma. Flavor is chocolate and peanut with lactose, earth, and mild bitterness. Interesting double stout. Medium in body and chocolatey.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thunderhops (224) - Vermont, USA - JUL 11, 2012
Pours dark with limited head, aroma is caramel, chocolate, malts. taste is quite sweet, malty and milk chocolate. somewhat fizzy, medium body slick on the palate leaving a bitter sweet finish.


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