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Left Hand Milk Stout - Left Hand Brewing Company

Left Hand Milk StoutLeft Hand Milk Stout

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BA SCORE
89
very good

4,817 Ratings
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Ratings: 4817
Reviews: 1600
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 12.59%


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:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-20-2002)
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TWHartman

Minnesota

3.43/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

I have the nitro milk stout

A- Opaque black, I held it up to a light and barely any shown through. Tanish head with great retention. I was told to pour it straight down the center, which I did. I was expecting a little better head off the hype the guy who sold it to me, not really that "nitro-y", just a stout with good head retention, which is just like saying a stout...

S- roast, some residual sweetness

T- nice clean attack, has that classic Guinness-like start where you think, "wow, this is pretty light, I could probably drink a million of these". The roast flavor tempers the lactose sweetness well. Usually when I see milk stout I get ready with a glass of water afterwards to wash the candy like sweetness out of my mouth, which is not necessary with this beer. The sweetness lingers on pleasantly.

M- very smooth and almost refreshing despite the sweetness.

O- I want to love this. As I have gone through my pint I keep nudging up the taste score. Its just too sweet to take over as a go to stout

Serving type: bottle

07-25-2013 04:23:45 | More by TWHartman
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Left Hand Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 4,817 ratings.