Dragon's Milk - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

4,189 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 4,189
Reviews: 1,208
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 13.78%
Wants: 220
Gots: 829 | FT: 36
Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A barrel aged Imperial Stout with roasty malt character intermingled with deep vanilla tones, all dancing in an oak bath.

2014 Bottles are 11% ABV

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 08-12-2002)
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

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5/5  rDev +25.3%

One word to describe this beer, that being AMAZING. I never thought I would be able to rate a beer as a 5. Even my favorite beers I wouldn't give a 5 to cause the aren't perfect. This beer hit the top in every way imaginable.

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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3.76/5  rDev -5.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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5/5  rDev +25.3%

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3.72/5  rDev -6.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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4.6/5  rDev +15.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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4.63/5  rDev +16%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.12/5  rDev +3.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4.04/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

650ml Bottle from the Ottawa LCBO for $8 or so

Appearance - Dark brown colour with an average size frothy/fizzy beige head. I can't make out the amount of carbonation showing and there is some fair lacing. The head lasted for around 5 minutes before it was gone.

Smell - Malts, chocolate, coffee, vanilla

Taste & Mouth - There is an average amount of carbonation and I can taste malts, chocolate, and coffee. There is also some vanilla and a bit of a bourbon flavour.

Overall - An interesting brew. Not over the top in sweetness or bourbon, but still packs a punch in ABV. Very drinkable and a nice well rounded flavour. I guess I was expecting something more robust, but that isn't necessarily a bad thing. Can't see this improving with age really, seems about perfect now.

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3.52/5  rDev -11.8%

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5/5  rDev +25.3%

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5/5  rDev +25.3%

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4.15/5  rDev +4%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

Very well made and blended. It definitely doesn't lack any flavor. Very good. New Holland hasn't disappointed me yet.

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

This was one of my first BA stouts and at the time thought was fantastic, but now that I've sampled many others... it's still good, but like others better. Has a sweet more of a creamer taste compared to others that are more chocolate and coffee flavors.

Dragon's Milk from New Holland Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 4,189 ratings.