Brewed by Samuel Smith
Style: Sweet Stout
Tadcaster, England


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RATINGS: 1132   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Bottle: Filtered
Ingredients: Water; Organic malted barley; Organic cane sugar; Yeast; Organic hops; Organic cocoa extract; Carbon dioxide
Brewed with well water (the original well, sunk in 1758, is still in use with the hard well water being drawn from 85 feet underground), the gently roasted organic cocoa extract impart a delicious, smooth and creamy character, with inviting deep flavours and a delightful finish - this is a marriage of satisfying stout and luxurious chocolate.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Keg_Juggler (193) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 3, 2013
Challenging to get through this bomber, basically a carbonated version of Nestlé quik, very thin bodied, cloyingly sweet, over carbonated, no warming alcohol, no malt no hops, no dice! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

alex_leit (4443) - Minsk, BELARUS - AUG 16, 2017
Bottle. Dark brown color, creamy foam. Aroma: sweet chocolate and nut paste, cocoa. Taste: sweet, caramel, cocoa and nut paste, light sourness.

alvaro78 (560) - Sevilla, SPAIN - AUG 14, 2017
Aromas delicados a cacao tostado y café Buen aspecto espuma poco persistente En boca balanceada y profundo sabor a cacao, agradable y sedosa ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Juks (754) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 9, 2017
Bottle at Pudel, thanks Marduk. Pours dark brown, thick beige head stays. Aroma of nutella, nuts, chocolate. Very sweet. Taste is sweet, milk chocolate, nuts, vanilla, nutella. Medium bodied, average carbo. Vert sweet brew, but still drinkable and enjoyable. Nice!

sjogro (4263) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 3, 2017
Bottle shared at Maakun’s. Opaque dark brown with thin offwhite head. Sweet roasted malts, hazlenut, cocoa and custard. Burnt coffee with a lot of sweetener, vanilla icecream and milk skin. Big sweet and moderate bitter. Medium body and soft carbonation.

Maakun (5751) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 3, 2017
Bottle shared thanks to sjogro. Very dark brown with beige head. Sweet cocoa, hazelnuts, sugar, Nutella, ice coffee, light creamy, old wood, caramel. Quite sweet and light metallic bitter. Under medium bodied with slick feel.

DavidWoodruff (629) - Windsor, California, USA - JUL 25, 2017
Black with a dense brown head. Caramel, vanilla and milk chocolate are the main aromas. Soft and sweet with a gentle lactose finish. Plenty of chocolate here. Perhaps more of a bitter dark chocolate would give it more depth. Overall a very nice light bodied milk stout.

cbsickler (1) - - JUL 25, 2017 does not count
Nice sweet chocolate aroma, good chocolate flavor, slightly nutty, sweet but not too sweet. Little on thin side. Delicious! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

miggle (348) - Fürth, GERMANY - JUL 14, 2017
Dark black but medium head. Clear roasted aroma of chocolate and caramel. Taste is sweet with light bitterness. Great stuff. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Hop_Hedonist (607) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 6, 2017
Bottle - wow... sensational - perfectly balanced - sweet and creamy but not too much so - huge choc malt for the abv - great roast complexity - so easy to smash so satisfying - must get more...

robinshute123 (42) - Torquay, Devon, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2017
UPDATED: JUL 29, 2017 Wow now this is a beer, dark colour chocolate stout done to perfection. Fairly sweet but not over the top, this is one the best beers going from possibly the UKs best brewery.

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