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Moloko - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
92
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1,550 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,550
Reviews: 488
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.63%
Wants: 431
Gots: 279 | FT: 30
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
8.0% ABV, 30 IBUs - This Milk Stout is brewed with a portion of golden naked oats and lactose milk sugar to give it a rounded and full-bodied mouth feel. With a deep roasted and slightly sweet maltiness. August release.

(Beer added by: tjthresh on 08-23-2005)
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

danthehopslamman, Aug 25, 2012
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5/5  rDev +20.8%

therachinator, Aug 24, 2012
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4.68/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A- Pours thick and black as night. About a 1.5 finger chocolate brown head. Decent retention and good lacing. Slight hints of brown hues creep in on the edges with some light.

S- Sweet chocolate flavors dominate the nose. Slight hints of coffee roasts. Also hints of lactose sweetness mixed in with the chocolate.

T- Chocolate and coffee blend seamlessly into an almost decadently sweet, yet slightly bitter stout flavor. Darker flavors like anise and even some slight brown sugar hints also peak through.

M- Slightly overcarbonated and a tad bit thin. Really, the heavy and sweet flavor profile disguise the thin texture fairly well. Little to no alcohol heat. Quite creamy and smooth.

Overall, this is a stout from Three Floyds that gets me excited to eventually try dark lord. Pretty darn good. This is what milk/sweet stouts should model themselves after.

boilermakerbrew, Aug 23, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

NateMac13, Aug 17, 2012
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4.38/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap at the brewpub last week. Just opened a bottle I got to go.

This Milk Stout is top notch. Not sure if I've had a better Milk Stout overall. Or maybe it's just hitting the spot AGAIN!

A: terrific dark brown nice tan 1" head to protect the brew beneath it

Smell: Serious Milk stout jumps up and nips your senses, malts, sweetness too

T: terrific, thick enough to keep for you to fell the weight. Milk comes out right away, chocolate, slightest hop to finish.

M: Terrific, smooth as creme and balanced

O: Got to stock up on this one again this year. Pub to go for $8, worth every penny!

Casedogg43, Aug 15, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

pghawkins, Aug 14, 2012
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4.55/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Enjoyed at the Three Floyds Brewpub and served in a nonic half pint glass.

Shiny black body and served with a one finger dark tan head. Great retention and significant lacing as the head recedes. The smell of roasted malt, notes of cocoa, and a light sweetness. Opens with light roastiness, joined by a mild hint of semi-sweet chocolate and light mild malted milk ball-like sweetness that is perfectly balanced with roasted malt. Medium to full-bodied, extremely creamy and silky smooth. In my opinion, Moloko sets a standard for milk stouts. Extremely balanced between sweetness and roastiness with a velvetly smooth presence on the palate. Just remember it certainly packs a punch with an undetectable 8% abv, higher than might be expected, especially for a milk stout. Its exceptional drinkability can make Moloko deliciously dangerous.

chanokokoro, Aug 14, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

ZombiesAteMyDog, Aug 13, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

johunnic, Aug 12, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Enjoyed at the brewery.

A: single finger tan head with nice lacing on a jet black body, no light passing through.

S: vanilla, roasted malts, coffee, and milk chocolate.

T: vanilla, cream, roasted malts up front finishing with a very well balanced sweet chocolate and coffee bitterness.

M: smooth and creamy body with moderate carbonation.

Overall: very complex and well balanced, and each flavor is well represnted. Perfect degree of sweetness. This is an excellent mill stout.

kylehay2004, Aug 10, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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shade13, Jul 25, 2012
Moloko from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
92 out of 100 based on 1,550 ratings.