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Left Hand Milk Stout - Left Hand Brewing Company

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5,201 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,201
Reviews: 1,612
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 12.56%
Wants: 152
Gots: 374 | 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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Supes

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3.28/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Appearance- Pours black with no head at all. As it sits it looks like flat cola. Not too appealing.

Smell- Dark malts with a subtle roast to them. Sweetness and a little caramel.

Taste/ Mouthfeel- Smooth beginning, Roasted, almost a flat cola in the middle. Ends a lactic sweet that stays sweet on my tongue.

Overall- A decent offering from left hand that does not stand out in any way.

Serving type: bottle

07-06-2011 07:07:13 | More by Supes
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Left Hand Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 5,201 ratings.