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2X Stout - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,484 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1484
Reviews: 338
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%


Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Morey on 12-18-2011)
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Reviews by LI_PO12:
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LI_PO12

Pennsylvania

3.9/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle into stout glass

Appearance- Jet black, 1 finger head

Aroma- Coffee, roasted malt, some chocolate, slight piney hops

Flavor- Very big on the roasted malt, coffee flavors, dark chocolate, its on the sweet side but not by much. Very smooth, velvet, a slight lingering astringency, slight alcohol

Mouthfeel- Medium to medium-full, moderate carbonation, slight alcohol warmth

Overall- A very nice double take on the style. Its a little bit to astringent from the roasted malt which cuts into to the sweetness. But a very nice beer that I've returned to a few times.

Serving type: bottle

07-05-2013 02:42:14 | More by LI_PO12
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tylergoov

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

04-24-2014 11:15:42 | More by tylergoov
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Virginia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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Georgia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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SmashPants

Australia

3.73/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottle: a nice 355mL brown bottle with a decent label - a nice package.

Appearance: pours an extremely dark brown tending towards black, with rudy-brown highlights around the edges. A half-finger creamy tan head hangs about for quite a time before dropping to a solid and rocky cap. Looks great.

Aroma: a fairly demure nose of roast coffee, creamy milk and a touch of bittering cocoa.

Taste: plenty of roast coffee and sweet milk flavours, bittering cocoa behind. Not as sweet as the nose but still quite smooth.

Aftertaste: still some milk sweetness with hop and cocoa bitterness. A great stout.

Mouth feel: very smooth with a bit of bite, moderate in body with lower carbonation.

Overall: this is the first beer I have had from Southern Tier Brewing, and they haven't disappointed. A fine stout, well worth it when I can afford (not cheap in Aus).

Serving type: bottle

04-22-2014 11:05:34 | More by SmashPants
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Texas

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

04-21-2014 23:58:09 | More by Techichi
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Illinois

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

04-20-2014 15:07:48 | More by tommyguz
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

04-20-2014 13:30:09 | More by markgugs
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Wisconsin

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Minnesota

3/5  rDev -21.1%

04-14-2014 22:26:32 | More by TubbyDullard
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gonzo000

Massachusetts

3.89/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

a. dark brown/ black on the pour. Careful, the head sneaks up on you. Starts near nothing, but blossoms to a full 3 finger height. Head is tan/brown in color and sits on top the beer for a while at roughly 1/3" Lacing is nice.

s. Smell of yeast dominates the after poor, giving way to malt.

t. Malt, not as sweet as I had hoped, but somewhere between outstanding and very, very good. Rounded up to a 4.

m. Excellent up front, but seems to be a grit in the finish.

O. Reminds me of a Sam Adams cream stout, which is a compliment. Not as creamy, but a solid stout. Do not be scared off by the 'sweet' title.

Serving type: bottle

04-14-2014 22:03:28 | More by gonzo000
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Minnesota

3/5  rDev -21.1%

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Mistro

Illinois

3.55/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours black, just about opaque. The hops and grains unexpectedly dominate the smell, though the typical chocolate stout scent is found just beneath. The semi-sweet chocolate becomes the most obvious to taste, with a grainy, bitter hops lingering in the finish. It has a very light mouth feel, with an appropriate amount of carbonation. A decent stout, however there is nothing that makes it stand out in stand out in a crowd.

Serving type: bottle

04-09-2014 04:29:48 | More by Mistro
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2X Stout from Southern Tier Brewing Company
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