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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

4,829 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4829
Reviews: 1601
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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phiberoptik

Ohio

4.43/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Almost-but-not-opaque black/brown with a creamy full cappuccino colored head. The lactose gives this beer lacing for days.

Smells of dark chocolate, root beer, tobacco, anise, espresso. My wife says it reminds her of tiramisu.

Tastes creamy, sweetened coffee, slight char, cappuccino, buttered spice bread, black molasses.

Full bodied, heavy mouth coating, creamy, viscous.

The is very enjoyable and a great beer after a meal to curb the craving for dessert. Its very easy to drink but very satisfying. Too filling to drink more than a couple. This is a great sweet stout!

Serving type: bottle

08-16-2012 00:43:56 | More by phiberoptik
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3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

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abeeronthebeach

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3.69/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Coca cola coloured, topped with a lightweight cap of mocha foam.

S - Smoke and coffee hit me first off. Roasted malts play a supporting role. The aroma is nice but not outstanding.

T - Mild yet a little underwhelming. All the classic stout flavours are there, but they're muted.

M - It's definitely super smooth, so credit to Left Hand for figuring out how to put nitro beer in a bottle. Be that as it may, it feels smooth in part due to feeling undercarbonated. Milky yet too thin to be called creamy.

O - I'd try this again on tap, but this beer reiterates to me that it's hard to go back once you've gone Imperial. This might be a nice step on the ladder if you seek to climb upwards from Guinness.

Serving type: nitro-bottle

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Left Hand Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 4,829 ratings.