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Storm King Stout - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,765 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 4,765
Reviews: 2,489
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 12.25%
Wants: 135
Gots: 384 | 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 notalagerlugger:
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notalagerlugger

Indiana

4.3/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This is my favorite imperial stout. You could call it a Black IPA if you want, even though I do not belief in this new term. It has a dark color with a dark head. You can smell the toasted and roasted malts as well as the hop bitterness. The taste is sweet at first then followed by the hop flavor. Drinking water while enjoying this beer helps to clean the taste buds to taste the sweet flavor of the first sip. My brother calls this beer liquid bread, I agree it has a chewy mouthfeel. This beer is not a creamy sweet stout; as a hop head I enjoy this beer. It is a stout that any hop head can enjoy or a transition for malty lovers to leave the dark side and switch to the diverse world of hoppy goodness.

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2012 16:28:57 | More by notalagerlugger
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Smell: Dark stone fruit, some hops, big coffee.
Taste: Big black coffee taste. The bitter hangs on for a bit but is slightly offset by that ineffable dark fruit.
Mouthfeel: Oddly gritty. Does hang about in the mouth for a long time.
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Storm King Stout from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,765 ratings.