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New Holland Dragon's Milk (Bourbon Barrel Stout) - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

3,652 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 3,652
Reviews: 1,157
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 13.85%
Wants: 185
Gots: 642 | FT: 37
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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3.3/5  rDev -16.9%

mousebeer, Friday at 06:45 AM
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

taez555, Friday at 01:31 AM
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4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

LeeW, Thursday at 07:04 PM
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2.75/5  rDev -30.7%

did not enjoy. i'm not a huge fan of high ABV beers but people had been nagging me, telling me i was going to like this one. i finally picked it up. i like all the new holland beers i have tried (the poet might be my favorite beer ever) but this was more than a disappointment to me.

the smell, the taste, the aftertaste - all of it kind of repulsed me.

i wasn't a fan of the 10% thing, but it was more the taste here. this just wasn't a good beer to me. in fact, i'd go as far as to say i found it a bad beer.

kim_thayil, Thursday at 03:32 AM
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4.52/5  rDev +13.9%

Giesch, Thursday at 01:54 AM
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3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

ECalebrews449, Thursday at 01:19 AM
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4.13/5  rDev +4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle. 2014 Vintage. Pours a dark brownish black color with a thin ring of khaki head. Good amount of lacing. The aroma is Bourbon at first followed by some oak, vanilla, roasted malts, and chocolate. The taste is bourbon and oak. Chocolate and roasted malts as well. Hints of charcoal and earth. Finishes with some nice Bourbon notes. Very noticeable alcohol warmth. Lightly carbonated with a heavy-ish mouthfeel. This is a great year round Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout. Overall, fantastic.

PicoPapa, Thursday at 01:17 AM
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3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

dheldman, Wednesday at 11:25 PM
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4.76/5  rDev +19.9%

BradRog, Sep 24, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

glass_house, Sep 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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brandonati, Sep 23, 2014
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3.08/5  rDev -22.4%

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4/5  rDev +0.8%

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3.8/5  rDev -4.3%

medvfl, Sep 21, 2014
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4.76/5  rDev +19.9%

ironmaiden232, Sep 21, 2014
New Holland Dragon's Milk (Bourbon Barrel Stout) from New Holland Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 3,652 ratings.