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RATINGS: 948   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A traditional full-bodied stout brewed with lactose (milk sugar). The subtle sweetness imparted by the lactose balances the sharpness of the highly roasted grains which give this delicious beer its black color.

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3.6
NikkTwist (3306) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 20, 2017
UPDATED: SEP 20, 2017 Draft at Macs Tavern. Dark reddish-brown pour. No lasting head. Milk and dark chocolates. Roasty coffee and nuts. Vanilla bean. Hints of charcoal and liquorice. Full-bodied. Milky. Solid.

3.8
AjHtoma (9) - - SEP 7, 2017 does not count
Bottle. Nice, heavy weight and feel. Coffee and licorice. Slightly bitter, fuzzy finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
willisread (3546) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 4, 2017
Draft at Craft Brewed. Pours a pitch black with a half-finger of beige head. Roasted coffee, prune and toasted granola. Medium body, great balance. Lingering chocolate and coffee notes. Touch of latte on the finish. I like this.

3.6
Drjohnrock (831) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 29, 2017
From 12 ounce bottle bought as part of a mix 6 pack from Ingles Supermarket in Lake Lure, North Carolina, tasted on July 26, 2017. Very dark brown/amber color, intense aroma of roasted malt/licorice/lactose/coffee/a bit of chocolate, good roasted malt/coffee/lactose flavor that’s not as big as the nose advertised but still quite decent.

3.6
rosskyle (755) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 30, 2017
12oz bottle. Black color with a brown head. Sweet dark chocolate malt aroma. Milk dark chocolate malt bitter flavour. Heavy body. Smooth. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
47574xeCD (1209) - Coventry, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2017
12oz bottle brought back from Florida. Poured black with beige head. Light vanilla chocolate notes. Taste is sweet chocolate malt vanilla milk. Tidy.


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