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Left Hand Milk Stout - Left Hand Brewing Company

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89
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5,213 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,213
Reviews: 1,612
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 12.56%
Wants: 154
Gots: 380 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
ROASTED MALT AND COFFEE FLAVORS BUILD THE FOUNDATION OF THIS CREAMY SWEET STOUT.

Milk sugar in your stout is like cream in your coffee. Dark and delicious, America’s great milk stout will change your perception about what a stout can be. “Preconceived notions are the blinders on the road to enlightenment.” Udderly delightful.

Collection: Perennial
Style: Sweet Stout
Color: Black, 47 SRM
Body: full
ABV: 6%
IBU's: 25
PLATO: 15.5°
PKG: 6-Pack, Keg
Malt: Pale 2-row, Crystal, Munich, Roasted Barley, Flaked Oats, Flaked Barley and Chocolate
Hops: Magnum and US Goldings
Other: Lactose

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-20-2002)
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4.13/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From what I have read, this may be better on tap than in the bottle. I find it to be a nice, pleasant drinking dark beer. I poured well with a wonderful creamy head. If smooth and creamy is what you are looking for this may be your beer. It is on the sweeter side as are all milk stouts. It first tastes like a nice cold sweet cream coffee. Then comes the character of vanilla and roasted malts. The finish is similar to that of tiramisu or of bitter-sweet bakers chocolate. It would make a wonderful compliment to a large dinner with dessert. I prefer a nice brew to scotch anyway.

Serving type: on-tap

08-18-2008 18:07:18 | More by DownDaHatch
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Left Hand Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 5,213 ratings.