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2X Stout - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,734 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,734
Reviews: 359
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%
Wants: 44
Gots: 134 | FT: 3
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:
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(Beer added by: Morey on 12-18-2011)
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

frothy_80, Aug 04, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

JorSince88, Aug 04, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

bier78, Aug 03, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

mpalestino, Aug 03, 2013
Photo of nickapalooza86
4.06/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Pours a black color with a half finger of a tan head

Smell is roasted coffee, cream, caramel, Man I get a lot of coffee

Taste is roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, cream, bittering sweetness?, mild earthy hop.

Mouthfeel is a little lighter then expected for 7.5, medium light, a little high in carbonation for the style imo, creamy finish though

Nice stout here, good deal and not that ridiculous sweetness of the backwater crap(I mean series) Give it a go if you see it. Live, 2xIpa, IPA, Pumking and now this, I am really starting to like this brewery. Besides the overly sweet backwater series I have liked everything I have tried from this brewery!

nickapalooza86, Aug 02, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

stlkerry, Aug 02, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

Hobbit, Aug 02, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

tolambo, Aug 01, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

IrishGermanAmerican, Aug 01, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

DaveRinn, Aug 01, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

APH, Jul 30, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

Cookierachas, Jul 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

AngusOg, Jul 29, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.1%

jonaspb, Jul 29, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -34.2%

mwbrady12, Jul 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

cwkash, Jul 28, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +25%

westcott, Jul 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

erialbill, Jul 25, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Ankur, Jul 25, 2013
Photo of mwilbur
3.86/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from 12 oz bottle into shaker pint.
A: Pours pitch black with a couple mm light tan head that quickly recedes. Thin sticky lacing.
S: Caramel and chocolate malt with a hint of coffee and cream.
T: Follows aroma almost precisely...more of an alcohol presence here which gives a small boost to the predominately darker taste characteristics (caramel, chocolate, coffee).
M: Light-medium body. Fairly smooth with a bitter coffee finish. Hint of astringent hops in the finish too.
D: A decent brew, but not excellent. Seems like the latest thing for milk stouts is to pump up the ABV...and this one handles it well.

mwilbur, Jul 23, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

jaxon53, Jul 21, 2013
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4.06/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured into an Elysian snifter. Pours pitch black with a fine one finger light brown head with awesome retention and lacing. Aroma dominated by chocolate with mellow roasted malt; sweet. Flavor is chocolate, nuts, mild roasted malt. This is sweet and viscous, very reminiscent of a stout with whipped cream added; there is a detectable whipped cream element to the flavor. Nice medium to heavy, creamy body with a mouth feel that wouldn't be out of place from a nitro pour, although this is fron a bottle. A very nice mildly sweet stout. In my opinion, Southern Tier is the master of sweet stouts and this is another winner in their line up. A must for those who like the sweet stout style.

LiquidAmber, Jul 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

SUP3RDAV3, Jul 19, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

videofrog, Jul 19, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

jspaner, Jul 19, 2013
2X Stout from Southern Tier Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,734 ratings.