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Milk Stout | Black Husky Brewing

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Milk StoutMilk Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Black Husky Brewing
Wisconsin, United States | website

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.40%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Winter on 06-02-2011

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Reviews: 9 | Ratings: 37
Reviews by don1481:
Photo of don1481
3.94/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

On tap at Stubbys in MKE. 7.4% per the menu.

Poured into a pint glass.

Appearance: very dark with a tan head that dissipates pretty quickly.

Smell: sweet smelling. A faint sugar hit, almost like caramel.

Taste: yeah, this is like drinking a milk/sugar/caramel mix. Very well blended. Nothing overpowering.

Mouthfeel: a little sticky. Probably from the milk sugar. Leaves a bit of a residue in my mouth.

Overall: pretty good. A step down from the Big Bad Baptist I had before, but still very good.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of tjk135
3.65/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of alarmclock314
3.81/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

22oz bottle, no date. Pours black with a smaller sized khaki head; some lacing. Smells of roasted malt, earthy hops, and sweet lactose; below average intensity. The taste follows with roasted malt, earthy hops, cocoa, and some lactose. Subtle sweetness and mild, lingering bitterness. Average body and carbonation for the style. Overall, the flavors are a little too one-dimensional and it needs more lactose.

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Photo of deebo
4/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A higher ABV milk stout with a ton of tan, dense thick head. This is a chocolatey milk stout. Smooth as expected. Easy drinking and well done given the hug alcohol content.

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Photo of bpfrush
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of beerexplorer1973
4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of richkrull
4.09/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tjpenn
4.17/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Great beer, good complexity and drink ability without the full "imperial" kick. Very well made and enjoyable.

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Photo of sahd-1
3.91/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tourdot
3.5/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of emerge077
3.9/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Into a 0.5l dimpled mug it pours browninsh black, with a fluffy head of dark tan soufflé foam, leaving all sorts of lacing inside the glass.

Sweet lactic aroma, some roasty notes, chocolate milk impression.

Ashy roast, mellow sweetness, some light astringency. Body is light to medium, creamy and porterish. Lasting dry roasty aftertaste. Over time the astringency gets a little tiresome, not sure if it's a result of age/storage temperature or not. Overall a tasty milk stout, and i'll look forward to trying this again to compare sometime.

Thanks Jayme for the Black Husky assortment!

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Photo of robear
4.73/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Eman17
4.1/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of wcu80
4.4/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Exceptional. If this brew was more in the 5% abv range it would be as good as a milk stout could possibly be. My only complaint is it was a bit boozy. Regardless, simply awesome. I love this brewery.

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Photo of Sweffin
3.83/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GoatMother
4.44/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of adamcarlson28
4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

Photo of Zachtheporter
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of Duff27
3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

Photo of Bshaw22
3.96/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Not my favorite style of beer but well done

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Photo of brewcrew76
3.9/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A - Black with brown hues and a fluffy tan head that remained as a 1/4 inch of foam.

S - Chocolate milk lactic aroma with some roasty malts.

T - Roasty with some ash notes and a light lactic milk sweetness. The ash/roast combo becomes astringent as it warms but the lactic sweetness seems to balance it out.

M - Smooth and creamy.

D - A decent milk stout.

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Photo of Ginepiece
3.73/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JohnnyHopps
4.28/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - The beer was a brownish-black color with a slight white head.

Smell - Most noted in the nose was the malts. This smells like a run of the mill stout.

Taste - While most milk stouts remind me of skim milk, this one has the richness of whole milk. Notes of tart chocolate and sweet malt make strong impressions, with the beer finishing on burnt malt notes.

Mouthfeel - The richness of the mouthfeel in this stout is very apparent. Low carbonation allows the creaminess to shine.

Overall - Black Husky continues to impress me.

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Photo of BrownAleMale
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Zuidman
4/5  rDev -1%

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