2X Stout - Southern Tier Brewing Company
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Reviews by Dope:
3.8/5 rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
A: A very dark brown pour with a hint of red in it. Big fluffy milk chocolate head. Great retention and lacing.
S: Smells a lot like milk chocolate. Very creamy with a hint of chocolate and roast.
T: Roasted malt and chocolate. Pretty strong lactose presence, very milky and creamy. Almost overly so.
M: Smooth, creamy (duh) and medium bodied.
O: Not bad, just a slightly stronger milk stout than most. Lactose is a bit overpowering but not unpleasantly. Like drinking chocolate milk beer.
Serving type: bottle
01-20-2012 05:24:05 | More by Dope
More User Reviews:
4.05/5 rDev +6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Served on nitro tap at Farmhouse in Burlington.
Serves up soooo nice looking, jet black body with half a finger of thick creamy khaki head.
Not a high volume of aromas, but it was rich and roasty, good sweetness.
Taste was delicious touch on the thin side.
Mouthfeel was silky, velvety a touch thin.
Overall, a lot to like with this beer.
Serving type: nitro-tap
07-13-2014 00:56:09 | More by BoldRulerVT
3.74/5 rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
12oz bottle served in a pint glass
Pours a very dark brown that is a few shades lighter than black, fairly opaque it doesn't allow much light through but does throw some highlights on the edges. The head is about a finger thick, light tan bubbles that fall to a thin layer in some time. The smell is a touch of roasted malt combined with lactose sugary sweetness and dark caramels or light chocolates. The taste is similar to the smell as the lactose sweetness leads the way bolstered by the chocolate notes and finished with a touch of roasted malt bitterness. Hop aroma and flavor is nearly nonexistent, there may be just a touch of bitterness coming from hops with the bulk from the malt. Trends a bit towards the sweet side, especially up front while the body is incredibly creamy and smooth both due to the lactose and a high level of fine bubbled carbonation. Overall a good stout, I'm not the biggest fan of the style so personally I"m not thrilled by this beer but would say that it is well done and should be liked by fans of milk stouts.
Serving type: bottle
06-29-2014 01:28:29 | More by fank2788
2X Stout from Southern Tier Brewing Company
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