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RATINGS: 790   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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!

markfield81's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
markfield81 (42) - adamston, - JUN 16, 2013

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jc1762 (530) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 27, 2016
Poured into a shaker showing pitch black with latte colored foam. The nose shows freshly ground coffee with hints of dark chocolate. The palate is light bodied and medium carbonated. Very smooth mouthfeel. Obviously sweet due to the extra sugar but not overly so. The finish shows a latte-like bitterness. Accomplishes what it sets out to do.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RRistow12 (586) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - APR 15, 2016
Tasted from bottle. Pours black with a beige head. Aroma is cocoa and coffee. Taste has moderate bitterness balanced by sweet creaminess. Flavors of chocolate, vanilla, coffee, caramel. Well done sweet stout. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bubblehouse (1136) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAR 25, 2016
Pours really dark with a milky nose. Pretty easy to drink. A bit bitter but in a good way.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tfontana (473) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 12, 2016
Bottle pour into nonic pint glass from Julio’s Liquors. Aroma is dark fruit and roasted malts with lactose and pungent alcohol. Appearance is almost opaque very dark brown with small light brown head with poor retention and negligible lacing. Taste is as aroma--sweet dark fruits over roasted malts and mild late alcohol. Palate is medium bodied with creamy texture, average early carbonation with late lively zing to the tip of the tongue, late burnt/ash quality to the finish. Overall, good but alcohol is too present and it is more carbonated than necessary.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stoned99 (977) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 1, 2016
341ml bottle from Craft Beer Cellar drank at 14C.Aroma: good nose of milk chocolate, wood. App: black with brown tint, small beige head little retention. Taste and palate: medium body, smooth, chocolaty, watery, subtle bitter finish. Overall: nose is great but this is kinda watery. As much as I don’t really enjoy the watery feeling it?s how this should be. Smooth, not too tasty, sweet with light bitterness. That’s how Milk Stouts should be. This rating is more based on what it deserves than how I enjoyed it. Well done!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BBHansen (646) - Køge, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2016
Bottle @ Friends/the chef. Appearance: pours clear dark brown with ok soapy beige head and lacing. aroma/taste: milk chocolate, chocolate, coffee and some citrus notes. palette: medium to strong malty aroma, average carbonation, medium to full body, medium to notable sweetness, somewhat balanced by a medium bitterness, average duration and a creamy texture. Overall: Tasteful and nicely roasted milk stout - usually not fond of the genre but this one works well .

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
redbeered (46) - GREECE - FEB 25, 2016
bottle: pours dark brown with a very thin tan head ............coffee and chocolate dominate but also has toffee and olive pumice aroma......medium sweet with medium body......some dried fruit and licorice taste ....chocolate taste increases as it warms up......slight bitterness at tail end ......

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radiomgb (2686) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 21, 2016
355ml bottle. Black in colour with a thin beige head, light lacing. The aroma is of lactose, white sugar, some vanilla, light roast. The flavour is sweet first with some roasty malts, light chocolate, nutty. Sweet mouthfeel, medium body, medium carbonation. Finishes long, sweet with a roasted bitterness. Thinner then their other stouts but quite drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JFGrind (1969) - Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 11, 2016
Dead of Winter maybe the best time for a strong stout. 2X Stout being a coffee dominated sweet stout with full black body, tan head and strong alcohol warming fits the bill. Licorice, chocolate and roast round out the Double Milk Stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Msdrbeat (255) - - FEB 8, 2016
On tap at Hopcat. Super smooth on nitro. Great mouthful. Dark with a bit of booziness. Lovely.

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