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RATINGS: 2697   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This English style of beer, also known as Sweet Stout or Cream Stout, first appeared in London in the late 1800’s. The early brewers touted the health benefits of the milk sugar in this beer which today relates mainly to the increased amount of calories(no real health benefits…sorry). The milk sugar adds a well rounded sweetness to this dark beer and makes it an outstanding, year ‘round stout.

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3.4
Dedollewaitor (16359) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 1, 2008
Bottle. Thanks to Madsnp. Pours dark brown with a off white bubbly head. Aroma is roasted/burnt malts. Quite ashy. Smooth palate. Some chocolate & bitter coffee. Very drinkable!

4.1
jonas (7994) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - JUL 30, 2008
UPDATED: NOV 4, 2012 Bottle. Sweet and spicy milk chocolate nose. Very dark, Lacing off-white head. Chocolate, light cofee, spices (cinnamon, allspice), restrained milk acid, roast, a bit salt, enough hops in the finish - quite delicious mix. Medium to light, creamy body. Mhh, my kind of beer.

3.9
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 29, 2008
Pours a very dark brown, almost black, with a creamy light brown head. Aroma is roasted malt and strong chocolate and coffee and extremely sweet. Flavor starts out very sweet and rich like chocolate milk, but gets a little more bitter in the finish, which creates a nice contrast, like moving from milk chocolate to bitter chocolate. Medium-full body, and a nice creamy mouth feel. Definitely Left Hand’s best beer, and a really enjoyable stout. Bonus: It went really well with a glass of whiskey :)

3.2
Piggy (27) - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA - JUL 27, 2008
Bottle. Pour dark chocolate brown with a small beige thin lacing head. Smell roasty chocolate notes with hints of caramel and coffee. Taste bittersweet with coffee and chocolate lingering.

3.7
Quietman (173) - Florida, USA - JUL 27, 2008
Black.Tan head.Coffee, chocolate, malty aroma.Sweet, bittersweet flavor, something like a dark roast coffee.Smooth, creamy texture, medium body.Somewhat bitter finish.Nicely done.

3.7
troopie (2415) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - JUL 26, 2008
Bottle. Poured black with a creamy beighe head. Light sweet malt aroma with a bit of milk. Full malty flavour with more sweetness. Bit of coffee in the medium finish. A lekker beer worth drinking.

3.2
Montag (18) - , Texas, USA - JUL 21, 2008
A good beer, though not the finest milk stout I’ve tasted. You can’t go wrong with this, but there is better, perhaps for the same price. The taste was strong and slightly hoppy without being bitter.

2.9
tylerss20 (101) - New Hampshire, USA - JUL 19, 2008
Ultimately underwhelming. I had looked forward to this beer since a couple friends raved about it after trying a pint at Tapwerks in OKC. Dark pour, two finger mocha crown. Aroma is dry, roasty, heavy notes of coffee. After that it becomes very mediocre. Thin mouthfeel for such a dark beer, coffee laden flavor with medium sweetness and mild acidity. Not a whole lot of bang for the buck on this beer.

3.5
Crit (4049) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 16, 2008
Clear dark brown, small tan head. Dry roast nose. Good roasted amlt profile with medium strength lasting bitterness in finish Nice!!

3.2
TrefwoordPunk (1289) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUL 15, 2008
Bottle 35,5 cl. Pours pitch black with a small tan head and a sweet aroma. The taste is sweet and the mouthfeel creamy, the finish is a tad bitter, but mainly sweet too. I don’really like this, it is a bit too sweet for me


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