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Stout - Milk / Sweet

The Sweet Stout, or Milk Stout, is a very dark brown to black colored, sweet, full-bodied, slightly roasty ale that can suggest coffee-and-cream, or sweetened espresso. The sweetness in most Sweet Stouts comes from a lower bitterness level than most other stouts and a high percentage of unfermentable dextrins. Lactose, an unfermentable sugar, is frequently added to provide additional residual sweetness. Much sweeter and less bitter than other stouts except the stronger Foreign Stout. The roast character is mild, not burnt like other stouts. Somewhat similar in balance to Oatmeal Stouts, albeit with more sweetness.

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Name Ratings  Score   
1Bell's Special Double Cream Stout 
Bell's Brewery (Lion Co. - Kirin Holdings)
Comstock, Michigan
 1966  3.84 Find
2Three Floyds Moloko 
Three Floyds Brewing Company
Munster, Indiana
 699  3.83 Find
3To Øl By Udder Means 
To Øl
Copenhagen N, Denmark
 490  3.78 Find
4Za Miastem Słodkie Lenistwo (Milk Stout z kakaowcem) 
Browar Za Miastem
Wysogotowo, Poland
 59  3.78 Find
5Solipiwko Barrel Nygus 
Browar Solipiwko
Wrocław, Poland
 83  3.78 Find
6Vox Populi Vox Stout Milkshake 
Microbrasserie Vox Populi (Groupe Glutenberg)
Montréal, Quebec
 36  3.78 Find
7Tree House That's What She Said 
Tree House Brewing Company
Charlton, Massachusetts
 97  3.77 Find
8Maryensztadt Darkness My Friend - Wild Sweet Stout Rioja Barrel Aged 
Browar Maryensztadt
Zwoleń, Poland
 25  3.77 Find
9Mast Landing Gunner's Daughter 
Mast Landing Brewing Company
Westbrook, Maine
 118  3.76 Find
10Cervisiam Impaled Maple - Pecanisher II 2.0 
Oslo, Norway
 13  3.75 Find
11Dark Horse Too Cream Stout 
Dark Horse Brewing Company
Marshall, Michigan
 855  3.75 Find
12Moersleutel Cheesy Name? Dairy You Have It 
Moersleutel Craft Brewery
Alkmaar, Netherlands
 39  3.74 Find
13Left Hand Milk Stout Nitro 
Left Hand Brewing Company
Longmont, Colorado
 144  3.74 Find
14Stu Mostów Chocolate Stout Nitro  
Browar Stu Mostów
Wrocław, Poland
 18  3.73 Find
15Mikkeller Milk Stout 
Copenhagen, Denmark
 505  3.73 Find
16Hammerton City Of Cake 
Hammerton Brewery
Islington, England
 45  3.72 Find
17603 Granite Stout 
603 Brewery
Londonderry, New Hampshire
 21  3.72 Find
18Ballistic Mexican Hot Chocolate Stout 
Ballistic Beer Company
Salisbury, Australia
 16  3.72 Find
19Mast Landing Gunner's Daughter - Coffee 
Mast Landing Brewing Company
Westbrook, Maine
 12  3.71 Find
20To Øl By Udder Means (Aged in Muscatel Barrels) 
To Øl
Copenhagen N, Denmark
 139  3.7 Find
21WeldWerks German Chocolate Cake 
WeldWerks Brewing Company
Greeley, Colorado
 13  3.7 Find
22Pressure Drop Big Milk 
Pressure Drop Brewing
Tottenham Hale, England
 20  3.7 Find
23Firestone Walker Cinnamon Dolce Nitro Stout 
Firestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)
Paso Robles, California
 30  3.69 Find
24Fate Milk Stout 
Fate Brewing Company (formerly: McFate)
Scottsdale, Arizona
 13  3.69 Find
25Surly Grindcore 
Surly Brewing Company
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 34  3.69 Find


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