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RATINGS: 742   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!


rxeight's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rxeight (1739) - Illinois, USA - DEC 1, 2012
dark black. this is a solid milk stout. toasty malt, bits of chocolate. a bit of sweetness. not as sweet as some of the others like moloko. medium thickness.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (3855) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 17, 2015
pitch black color. Brownies soaked in bakers chocolate. Not sweet nose. Med full mouth, decent bakers chocolate and brownies mouths. Very dry. Lingering chocolatey finish. Fantastic.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
JStax (3439) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - APR 11, 2015
12 ounce bottle poured into a snifter. Pours a darker brown with a beige head of foam. No retention, really. The aroma has milky chocolate and anise. The taste is moderately bitter, with a milky sweetness to it. Chewy mouthfeel and low carbonation. Maybe a little past its prime.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
hophead1234 (19) - - APR 8, 2015
Poured up a black brew with a head that quickly died to absolutely nothing. Looks flat now. Smells of roasted and chocolate malts makes the lack of any head seem not so bad. Taste did not disappoint either and was the same as the aroma. Silky smooth to drink but only marginal carbonation feel. So it tastes great, needs improvement on body, but the price is not too far out there and the 7.5% make it worth drinking.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cwill (15) - Coatesville, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 6, 2015
Aroma and taste of chocolate and coffee. A little boozy for a 7%ABV Not bad. Definitely not my favorite of this style.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdixon77 (1403) - Georgia, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Old rating. Black pour. Milk chocolate, some lactose, nutty, black malts. Creamy mouthfeel. Better than average.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cool_Bond (1848) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - MAR 28, 2015
The aroma of coffee. The taste is of dark malt and black coffee. Okay bitterness that fills the upper part of the mouth for a long while. Okay and easy to drink beer. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
katrinaez (353) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 23, 2015
Had on Nitro tap. Good chocolate but slightly dull towards the end of the taste. Picks up well with food.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsnicholas (325) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - MAR 12, 2015
Bottle (12oz $2): Nearly blank with small tan head. Smells and tastes little a cross between bitter sweet chocolate and milk chocolate with a hint of salt. Body is medium plus. Good milk replacement 😃

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madvike (3045) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle - Pours black with a ring of tan head. Nose is nutty dark malt, rye bread, and a bit of milk sugar. Chocolate and a hint of coffee grounds. Smells a little nutty for a milk stout. Taste is the same--roasty and nutty with some bitter burnt wood and ash notes. Some sweet milkiness, but overall I was surprised at the dry roastiness on this one. Slick and medium bodied with medium carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ndfreak77 (126) - USA - FEB 27, 2015
Pours a dark mahogany brown. Aroma is roasted malts and grass hops. Initial flavor of sweet/sour milk is almost a turn off, but this beer is complex in that you need to taste the entire profile to really appreciate it. The milky flavor gives way to a grassy hop finish. I almost pick up a note of bubblegum in between the sweet/sour milkiness and the grassy hop finish. That’s wasn’t the intent. I would love to try this brew from a nitro tap as opposed to a bottle This one is interesting and requires more than one to rate.


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