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Creme Brulee (Imperial Milk Stout) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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Creme Brulee (Imperial Milk Stout)Creme Brulee (Imperial Milk Stout)

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87
very good

3,538 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,538
Reviews: 1,294
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 18.04%
Wants: 239
Gots: 508 | FT: 29
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  9.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The brewer suggests a serving temperature of 42 °F for this beer.

(Beer added by: ph2001 on 07-12-2008)
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Avryle

New York

4.6/5  rDev +18.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Finally, finally, finally made it into Albany.

A- Very, very dark brown. Only a bit of light leaking in at the very top of the pour. Pours with a one-finger tan head. Thick & srupy looking. Some minimal lacing

S- This is it. Smells like the name. Strong vanilla & burnt sugar. incredibly sweet.

T- Tastes like it smells. Strong vanilla. Strong burnt sugar. Some lingering bitterness in the finish. The only downside would be the strong alcohol presence. I'd happily give up some ABV to reduce the alcohol presence.

M- Full & creamy.

D- Oh, definitely a desert beer. very sweet. Creme brulee flavors are very rich. Very pleased with this beer!

Serving type: bottle

07-26-2008 02:33:51 | More by Avryle
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Uber flavors here. Doubt there's any vanilla left in Madagascar after they made this. Chocolate, some coffee & just enough sweet to hit the spot. Not just for the freak effect, this is an excercise in what can be done. Well crafted and well dangerous at 9.6%.

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Creme Brulee (Imperial Milk Stout) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 3,538 ratings.