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Mother's Milk Stout - Brewery Vivant

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Mother's Milk Stout
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7 Ratings
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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brewery Vivant visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: GRPunk on 05-16-2012)
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GGRECH

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

03-20-2014 01:23:09 | More by GGRECH
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Mxsluis

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

07-02-2013 00:32:58 | More by Mxsluis
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rolandboy

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

11-13-2012 05:05:35 | More by rolandboy
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jmdrpi

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

served from the nitro tap in a tall thinner glass. Proper two-part pour.

appears black with the typical thick white perfect layer of head. mild aroma, slightly roasty. had to bury my nose to get a smell.

taste is slightly sweet and sugary expected of the style. smooth creamy body that goes down easy.

overall - about what I expected. If you want a change up from Vivant's Belgian style offerings, order up a pint of this.

06-18-2012 21:40:24 | More by jmdrpi
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thebigredone

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

05-30-2012 00:09:07 | More by thebigredone
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liamt07

Ontario (Canada)

2.68/5  rDev -22.3%

On tap at the brewery, into a snifter.

Black body, with minimal clarity but some burgundy hues at the edges. Fairly dense beige head with good retention and lace. Nose has some lactose, butter, light smoke/ashtray and a hint of metal. Not super appealing by any stretch. Taste doesn't do much to help this beers case, with more wet ashtray/stale cigarette flavour, and the lactose only accentuates this somehow. Perhaps some chocolate in there as well. More ashtray into the finish, almost offensively so. Moderate bitterness, but a good bit of sweetness to 'balance.' Lighter feel than I'd like in a milk stout - couldn't finish the glass, this was far and away the worst beer offered by these guys.

05-23-2012 17:23:36 | More by liamt07
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GRPunk

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Nitro tap to Becher glass.

A- Typical nitro. Rich tan head, 2-fingers high. Deep brown-black body. Good sustain on head and quality lacing.

S- Rich and robust. Expected chocolate aroma, like milk chocolate or a creamy milkshake. Unexpected, roasty, smoky scents. Quite appealing.

T- Follows aroma. Sweet, rich milk chocolate. Smokiness isn't quite as appealing as the aroma would suggest.

M- creamy and smooth. Full bodied. Nitro is a nice way to go.

O- nice brew. Had a second. Roasty quality is interesting at first, kind of wears after a couple servings.

05-16-2012 22:51:25 | More by GRPunk
Mother's Milk Stout from Brewery Vivant
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.