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Storm King Stout - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,797 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 4,797
Reviews: 2,490
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 12.25%
Wants: 139
Gots: 397 | 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 Jesstyr:
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Jesstyr

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3.83/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Finally decided to take some notes and review this beer after a few drinks - certainly shocked by the "F" review below.

This beer looks like a stout - dark brown, but mostly black in color with a tan head that fades just a little too quickly. Nose is heavy on roast, without much other character - even a little alcohol burn would be nice in this nose or taste.

Taste is primarily roasted malt, definitely get some chocolate and coffee in there, but it just lacks a little bit in the breadth of flavors - it certainly has the depth. Nice full bodied drink, with just a touch of hops balance. Overall a real good beer, but maybe not as tremendous as it has been to me in the past.

Serving type: bottle

11-13-2011 01:37:38 | More by Jesstyr
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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.
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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 4,797 ratings.