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Wiper and True Stout Milk Shake

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Wiper and True
Brewed at Cheddar

Style: Sweet Stout
Bristol, England

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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Milk Stouts are brewed with sugar from cow’s milk to give the beer a sweet, creamy tone. Bristol breweries were once famous for making the best milk stouts around. For our take on the traditional recipe we’ve used copious amounts of chocolate malts and laced it with vanilla to create a milkshake rich, velvety and satisfying dark beer.

MALTS • Maris Otter Pale, Chocolate, Crystal, Roast Barley, Torrefied Wheat.
HOPS • Phoenix

Previously 5.1% in 2014 changed to 4.8%.
Latest batches brewed at Cheddar Brewery.


3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Toxophilly (12) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2016
This sample bottled 17th March 2016, 4.3%, Motueka, Amarillo, Magnum hops, "Milk Stout Milk Shake". Solid black body, ivory head at first soapy and loose with big bubbles, settling into a nice thin layer, then dissipated. Aroma of coffee and hint of dark soy sauce. Sweet with light chocolate bitterness. Body is delicious and milky with a clean dry finish and slight astringency left on the tongue.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nilsas (3329) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUL 3, 2016

Lukt: Kaffe og lakris.
Utseende: Sort.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt skum.l
Smak: Kaffe, lakris, sukker.
Hvor: Kjøpt@Oddbins, London, Nydt@Hotel.
Medium: Flaske@500ml, ABV@5,1%, Når@03.07.2016

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
berkshirejohn (5947) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2016
Cask at the Nags Head, Reading. An opaque black pour with a ring of beige head; aroma of toasted oats; very sweet with an oaty body; and a dry lactic finish. A pleasant milk stout, but very sweet.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (17143) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 21, 2016
On tap at Ravensgate Arms Ramsgate. Black beer lasting tan head. mostly chocolate with some sweetness. But some milky lactose. Some dryness on the finish. Just a bit too milky for me. Ok though.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (25127) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 17, 2016
Bottled@Public Corner, Vaasa (backlog). Black colour, small off-white head. Aroma is roasted malts, some coffee, mild creamy notes. Flavour is coffee, vanilla, roasted malts, some toffee and mild sweetness as well. Brutally drinkable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsga (7242) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 1, 2016
Small beige head. Opaque black body. Roasty earthy chocolate pudding aroma with dusty notes. Sweet earthy chocolate pudding taste with burned notes. Mild, soft, flat mouthfeel. Mid-bodied. Sweetish chocolatey cold coffee aftertaste with rye crisp bread notes. Nice, drinkable, unusual. (0.5l bottle, odd bins, Edinburgh.)

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JackMandarin (185) - Aberdour, SCOTLAND - MAR 31, 2016
Bottle from Oddbins, Bruntsfield, Edin. Pours a very dark brown with a reddish hue. No real head. A small amount of lacing in the glass. Roasty aroma. Dark malts. Espresso. Burnt toast. Bit of herbal hoppiness. A small hint of the musk from the vanilla. A whiff of a half-burned cigar in there too. Sweetness in the taste with a beautiful richness. Rounded, full mouthfeel for the ABV (which is only 4% here). Chewy texture. Really low carbonation. Sweet, brulee’d notes. More vanilla flavour comes through mid-way which adds to the decadence! Light bitterness and a drying finish which keeps the palate balanced. Delicious!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerowl80 (198) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2016
Bottle.Pours dark brown. Aroma of sweet malts, chocolate and vanilla. Taste is light sweet with a touch of roasty bitterness in the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (16079) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 11, 2016
Bottle at Public Corner 4.1%. Dark brown color, small off-white head. Light sweetish chocolate aroma. Light-bodied. Sweet chocolate and some roastyness. Ok sweet stout.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (6325) - Vantaa, FINLAND - MAR 11, 2016
Bottle @ public corner, Vasa. Near black with a thin off white head. Vanilla, sweetness, light roastedness in aroma. Really smooth. Vanilla milk shake, quite balanced as well. Long sweet finish with some vanilla.


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