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Storm King Stout - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,808 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 4,808
Reviews: 2,492
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 12.29%
Wants: 140
Gots: 400 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-10-2001)
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Reviews by Armand:
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Armand

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4.78/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Poured into tulip glass from 12 ounce bottle at around 55 degrees. Nice dark mocha head on it that lingers around for a while.. Very smooth beer poured dark and thick. Cocoa, and coffee aroma filled the glass and smelled so good. Taste a lot smoother than most Imperial Stouts. Good beer to chill with.

Serving type: bottle

10-13-2010 06:40:13 | More by Armand
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A - Pitch black with a light brown head

A - Coffee, Sweet, and malty

T - The taste isn't as sweet as the smell but isn't bitter. Taste coffee, dark chocolate, with a hoppy finish. The alcohol isn't noticeable which is surprising.

M- medium mouthfeel compared to most stouts, but heavy for a non stout drinker. really smooth however.

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s. Sweet smell, malt heavy.

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o. Very very good stout.

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Great looking and tasting dark beer.
A lot of Victory's are fantastic and there are, literally, 1000's upon 1000's of reviews on each one so my review and all others are sort of lost but I'd like my 2 cents on record for what I deem the best of the lot. Being from Philly, there are a lot of Victory's everywhere. The best place is the Victory Beer Garden down where the Spectrum used to be. It is an amazing place with what seem to be, dozens of the big "V", tap handles along an enormous bar.
I've had this beer there too.
It has a kick to it and has a large, magnificent coffe-ish colored head.
When I pour from the bottle I use a Duval Tulip glass and the head fills the upper end of the 22 oz glass. Quite impressive.
Heck...
I'm going out and get another one right now.

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Storm King Stout from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,808 ratings.