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Brewed by Bristol Beer Factory
Style: Sweet Stout
Bristol, England

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RATINGS: 172   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned; Regular and Cask; Occasional.
Previously 4.8%.

Sweet, black and extremely full-bodied. Unfermentable Lactose sugar (added during the boil) sweetens the Chocolate and Black Malt derived roast / burnt flavours.
Ingredients: Maris Otter Pale Malt, Crystal, Chocolate & Black Malts. Challenger Hops.
An historic beer, recreated for the modern drinker.

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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
teorn88 (7198) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2015
Backlog rating. Cask at CBC Covent Garden, London. It pours a brown body with small beige head. Aroma is subtle sweetness with notes of chocolate vanilla milk powder. Tate is softly sweet upfront and medium bitter ashy an dry in the finish. Notes of chocolate vanilla lactose wood roast. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, ok

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GothGargoyle (2508) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 11, 2015
Black with a beige head. Aroma is chocolate, vanilla, coffee, dates. Medium bodied, slightly creamy mouthfeel, lightly sweet on the palate with a hint of roast on the finish. Taste is milk chocolate, vanilla, coffee, black currant.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
foxo82 (853) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2015
Bottle. Decent milk stout but while this had the expected subtle sweetness it lacks intensity of flavour or length of finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
KyotoLefty (9640) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 10, 2015
Cask at the Harp. Pretty black, low tan foam. Chocolate mlik nose, lots of cocoa. Sweet cocoa, milk. Thin, light. Tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerViking (4391) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2015
Cask at the Magpie, black with a thin head, coffee and ash on the nose with a hint of plum, dry-sweet and ashy, with touches of herbal bitterness and cocoa. Light milky texture and a touch of sour cherries on the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
msbernac (2203) - Krakow, POLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle Aroma-caramel, coffee, chocolate, Appearance-black, hazy, beige foam Taste-medium sweetness, lightly sour, lightly bitter, Palate-light body, creamy, average carbonation, bitter finish Overall- very good

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Erasmus_ro (2660) - Alabama, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark brown, black with a small, stylish, dark beige head. Aroma is coffee, roast, light sugar and chocolate, light lactose. Taste is roast, some coffee, some lactose, somewhat sweet, but not too much. Fairly low carbonation.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MissPxx (959) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2015
Very milky and creamy. Sweet and delicious. Good creamy head. Gorgeous dark colour. Very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (15418) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 3, 2015
On cask at Euston Tap, pours black with a small beige head. Nose brings out lactose and some cocoa. Flavour is well-balanced, with cocoa and lactose in good balance. Medium bodied and chocolatey. Solid milk stout.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjik83 (1407) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - APR 29, 2015
50cl flesje via Firma Bier Alcoholpercentage van 4,5% Uitgeschonken in Keyte glas Uiterlijk: zwart met mooie cremelaag Aroma en smaak: romig van de lactose, chocolade, gebrande koffie, caramel, kandijsuiker, klein bittertje Conclusie: romige en vrij zoete stout, best smakelijk ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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