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World Wide Stout - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,807 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,807
Reviews: 1,624
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 14.8%
Wants: 497
Gots: 1,274 | FT: 111
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  18.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with a ridiculous amount of barley, World Wide Stout is dark, rich, roasty and complex. This Ageable Ale clocks in at 15-20% ABV and has a depth more in line with a fine port than with a can of cheap, mass-marketed beer.

70 IBU

(Beer added by: Todd on 01-02-2002)
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BBM

New York

4.53/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Had on Christmas Eve. Poured thick, black, and actually had a decent tan head considering the ABV. Nice lacing around the glass as well. The aroma was a bit pungent, very alcoholic and roasty.

The taste is much smoother than the aroma. Sweet, dark roasted nuts, sharp, warming alcohol (but not overwhelming), notes of vanilla, oak, bitter espresso. I have to say I was very impressed they managed such a strong beer to have such a robust taste without becoming too alcoholic.

Mouthfeel is thick, full-bodied, and a little chewy. I have to admit one 12oz bottle was more than enough, and the beer is pretty expensive. But it's still worth trying at least once. One of DFH's best

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2008 14:26:31 | More by BBM
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World Wide Stout from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 3,807 ratings.