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78
51
style
Brewed by Summer Wine
Style: Sweet Stout
Holmfirth, England

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, keg & bottle; Status uncertain.

Milk Stout

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4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grumbo (1674) - Ipswich, Suffolk, - JAN 12, 2013
Cask from The Ale House, Chelmsford. This is a delicious, easy to drink milk stout. Very dark with a good head - no beer could look better! Thick, excellent texture. Milk chocolate aroma. Best beer of the year so far...


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
msbernac (2113) - Krakow, POLAND - NOV 4, 2016
Bottle Aroma-caramel, chocolate, coffee, Appearance-black, hazy, small tan foam Taste-medium sweetness, lightly sour, Palate-medium body, sticky, average carbonation, long finish, Overall-too sweet

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
CloakedDagger (2054) - - SEP 26, 2016
Bottle 33 cl. Pours dark brown with a warm, clear reddish glow and a beige head. Very downplayed aroma, mostly sweet licorice and then....somewhat tart and lactic? Body is fairly light, sweet, not overly roasty and again I get a slightly tart sensation. Not sure if theres a slight lactic infection rumbling down there? 260916

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mister_Li (1039) - GERMANY - SEP 9, 2016
Klares dunkelbraun mit kleiner Schaumkrone. Malzig, Rstaromen, slich, Milchsure, etwas Schokolade.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Towey1989 (2011) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2016
Keg at The Hop Inn, Newcastle-Under-Lyme. A black colour with a fizzy beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, some caramel, slight dark fruits and subtle spicy hops. Taste of roasted malts, chocolate, dark fruits, some coffee, slight vanilla, a little lactose and subtle spicy hops. Medium bodied and moderate carbonation. A dryish, fruity, roasted bitterness in the finish. More bitter than sweet for a milk stout and also quite fruity, a decent amount of dark fruit flavour. Lively but drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (14284) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2016
Bottle 190316. Red dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, chocolate, Flavour is chocolate, roasted malt, vanilla, hop, coffee. Easy drinkable beer.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drmet (856) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - JUN 6, 2016
L: -pours the darkest of brown with no light co0ming through and a big,frothy,khaki head S: -lactose,chocolate,nutty,syrupy,herbal,v coffee,spicy,apple,jasmin F: -medium carbonation (overcarbonated) -light to medium body O: Smells really pleasant.Taste is too fruity for me and its overcarbonated for a Stout

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vjohans (726) - SWEDEN - MAY 27, 2016
coffee, chocolate, roasty, vanilla, black, clear, minimal head, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, full body, creamy, soft carbonation,

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MayumiH (1054) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2016
Tap at Brewdog Soho. Roast, mild char, some dark fruit. Sweet-ish. Medium body. Nice and drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (4959) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 24, 2016
Cask, 1/2 pint, hand-pulled, Bon Accord, Glasgow (15 Feb 2016), roasted malty, oat aroma, near black with a good tan head and excellent lacing, oath, sweet, creamy, smooth, very easy to drink, subtle burnt malt aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ThirstyBird (2655) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2016
Thanks to bobinlondon! Pours a super dark brown with a tan head. The smell is milk chocolate, roasted malt, mild coffee, a hint of molasses. The taste is dark roasted malt, coffee, dark chocolate ending toasty and dry. Light/medium with average carbonation.


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