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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48/5   EST. CALORIES: 146   ABV: 4.87%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerInHeaven (356) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - APR 18, 2014
pours dark brown with a smallish tan head. aroma is malt and bread. Creamy mouth feel with a really pleasant taste. The vanilla is dominant but not overpowering. A little reminiscent of cream soda for obvious reasons. Ever so faint hop presence. Just a hint of bitter on the finish. The best Iíve had from Stone Arch thus far. Good beer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
That1Guy (2191) - Colorado, USA - MAR 30, 2016
12 oz bottle. Pours black with a brown hue when put to the light with a tan head that is gone immediately. Vanilla, DMS, bit of chocolate. Needs more carb. Itís aight.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
koleminer20 (1857) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - SEP 11, 2015
From notes. Enjoyed at the Great Taste of the Midwest on August 08. At this point, Iím not going to lie, we were just trying to drink until they threw us out. The pour on this was a medium dark color with a few shines of ruby or garnet and a smaller, light khaki colored head that disappears quickly. The aroma is roasted malts and a touch of cocoa. The vanilla is present, but itís definitely light, and not at the forefront which, for a vanilla stout, is definitely misleading. This should be so much better. The flavors are the same. There is a creaminess here with the malts and a light cocoa presence. The vanilla is less present in the flavor than it is in the nose, which is just a bad sign. The mouth feel is thin and light, with a decent carbonation, but a watery complexion. The aftertaste is lingeringly roasty with a little cream in there. Iíd hoped for a lot more.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ratman197 (12680) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 16, 2015
Bottle poured a clear dark reddish brown with a lingering ring of tan foam. Aromas of roasted malt, bakers cocoa, vaniila extract and a hint of coffee. Palate was light bodied and smooth. Flavors of bakers cocoa, roasted malt and vanilla extract with a smooth lingering cocoa vanilla finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EtTuCthulhu (1391) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - APR 1, 2015
This beer pours a very, very dark brown color with a small khaki-colored head, and the aroma blends vanilla (which nearly overpowers the nose), chocolate, and a hint of roasted malts. The taste is slightly umami and mildly sweet with a strong lingering vanilla flavor with only a touch of roast in the aftertaste; overall, the flavor is lackluster when compared to the aroma. The palate fuses a light body, slick and thin texture, and a soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tmoreau (3474) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - JUL 29, 2014
Shared 12 oz. bottle poured to snifters, showing a clear, ruby highlighted, dark brown, almost mahogany color, with a light layer of off white foam that reduced quickly to a thin ring & film, and left some light spots of lacing. The aroma was an expressive nose of roastiness, covered by chocolate, vanilla, and syrupy sweetness. Very dessert-like! The flavor, on the other hand, was a disappointing, minimized version of the nose offered to the taste buds, with a little spritz to the carbonation, thin texture, and light body. Inoffensive, but a bummer!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
arkurzynski (2147) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Dark brown to black pour. Cocoa and powdery roasted malt with cream. Flavor is gentle roasted malt and chocolate with a light cream/vanilla finish. Lingering espresso and cream. Thin body. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kkleu357 (634) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Very sweet vanilla candy smell. Dark body. Sweet delicious taste. Very good stout. Our favorite beer from them.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mandylee (50) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Ordered a flight at the pub & immediately fell in love with this one. Great oak & vanilla notes. Not too heavy, but still substantial body. Will definitely drink this again!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jebert (500) - Watertown, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 26, 2014
Pours an opaque black with a thin tan head. Nose is malt and vanilla. Average creaminess and mouthfeel. Flavor is of vanilla, dark roasted malt and a hint of coffee. Slight hop not on finish. Pairs well with ham and rye sandwiches.

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