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Storm King Stout - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,715 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 4,715
Reviews: 2,488
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 12.25%
Wants: 134
Gots: 374 | 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 ryantupy:
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ryantupy

Minnesota

3.9/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours a oil black color with a nice off white head.

S - This beer smells of coffee, mild hops, smoky malts, and chocolate.

T - At first you notice the coffee with slight hints of molasses, mild sweetness in the backdrop, and smoky malts. Alcohol is fairly noticable.

M - Overall this is a very smooth beer with balanced level of carbonation.

D - A definate sipper.

Serving type: bottle

10-27-2008 15:28:06 | More by ryantupy
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Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

07-11-2014 00:52:19 | More by Shennan20
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4.71/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Look: Pitch black with a light tan head. Poured into a snifter, it looks about as dark as any other stout I've had.

Smell: Chocolate covered cherry's. Just a very powerful level of sweetness overall. Just a hint of alcohol is present in the smell.

Taste: A great balnace of sweet and bitter. Very malty up front with a finish of mild hops. Different, but better than I expected.

Feel: Very full bodied beer.

Overall: Fantastic overall. I hope to come across the brew much more often. Oddly I used to live just outside of Downingtown, PA and have just recently heard with in the last year of this brewery. Where have I been?

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2014 22:38:26 | More by EvoRich
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

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4.03/5  rDev -1.2%
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Appearance: It has a nice jet black color to it. It has a nice thick creamy tan head that dies down slowly and leaves lovely lacing.

Smell: The aromas definitely give out hints of roasted malts, coffee, dark chocolate and some resiny hops.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has roasted malts, coffee, dark chocolate, faint dark fruit and a ton of bitter piney/grassy hops.

Mouthfeel: It has a medium carbonation with a nice overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied by good flavors and aromas.

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12oz bottle at 41 F poured into a tulip. 297 13 ??? P 1133 is the bottle code (as close as I can read).

Pours black, with a smallish beige head. Head fades slowly. Lots of fine, slow carbonation to sustain the head. Smell is a little smokey, some black licorice. Maybe lots of black licorice. Some kind of light, plummish aroma.

Taste is coffee and plums and smoke, in an interesting and fairly successful way.

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Storm King Stout from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,715 ratings.