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RATINGS: 302   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69/5   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Not your typical "Jelly of the Month Club" beer. Dark roasted malt and bittersweet cocoa and coffee flavor and aroma burst from this pitch black milk stout. The full body and sweetness are derived from the addition of lactose (aka milk sugar) which is not fermentable by beer yeast. A healthy dose of English Kent Goldings hops provides a counterpoint to this ales rich and complex maltiness.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - NOV 13, 2012
Draft. Deep brown with a creamy tan head. Aroma of chocolate, roasted malt and coffee. Flavor follows with some light residual sweetness and a light mineral quality in the finish. Medium body with soft carbonation. Solid except for the slight mineral taste.


4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ctplt777 (519) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 26, 2017
Holy chocolate this is good. This might be the smoothest milk stout Ive ever had. Absolute insane chocolate aroma, coffee and vanilla. It smells like a hershey bar dipped in coffee. Upon drinking this beast, one will notice its like liquid chocolate and its so smooooth. Silky is absolutely right with this one, I want to just geek out on it all day. Such a delicious beer, these guys can do no wrong. Highly recommended.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
llkc (1777) - rhus, DENMARK - FEB 24, 2017
Duft stor fyldig duft rist malt chokolade kaffe, smag ristet malt kaffe chokolade bitter rustet malt

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tgncc (3118) - Bellmore, New York, USA - FEB 20, 2017
The aroma is chocolate, milk cream, roast. The appearance is deep black, light tan head. The flavor is like the aroma, chocolate, milk. The finish is sweet, light pine hops. Medium in body. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Dorkenstein (491) - - FEB 14, 2017
Aromas of roasted malts, dark fruits, and dark chocolate, some sweet cream too. Taste is dark fruits, dark chocolate, espresso and roasted malts, some sweet cream, and a nice Kent goldings hop finish.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
strap (842) - Sindelfingen, GERMANY - FEB 13, 2017
very dark with a thick beige head. roasted coffee and cocoa aroma, slightly sweet of chocolate with a somewhat sour finish. very good stout.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stew41 (1966) - Phuket, THAILAND - FEB 3, 2017
A bit tangy for mine but not this is at fault levels. Some roast and chocolate but the aforementioned does dominate. No doubt pleasant but not the softness I was expecting. (HKD39 @ Brewdog HK)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Speko (300) - DENMARK - FEB 1, 2017
Can 0,5. Pours black with small beige head. Aroma of coffee, brown sugar, wood, dark berries, dark chocolate. Sweet taste with notes of coffee, dark chocolate, nuts, black berries, lactose. Full body, oily texture and soft carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (5967) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 31, 2017
16oz can for $3.00 at City View. Opaque brown-black body. Thin, oily beige head. Really smooth and sweet. Pretty much nails it, this is certainly a solid example of the style. Drinks pretty clean, leaning more into the lactose than the deeper dark malts. Almost over-the-top with the lactose at times, Good stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Finhead (1693) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - JAN 3, 2017
Deep black pour with a tan head. The aroma has chocolate with some light wood. It has a full body with smooth texture and average carbonation. The taste is mildly sweet with a lightly roasted finish.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Itzjerm (2525) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - JAN 2, 2017
Very sweet very smooth. Thick chewy. Balanced. Has a light off chocolate and milk flavor. A bit watery. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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