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World Wide Stout - Dogfish Head Brewery

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World Wide StoutWorld Wide Stout

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,825 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,825
Reviews: 1,624
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 14.8%
Wants: 499
Gots: 1,285 | FT: 113
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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Kbogac

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4.3/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Had the opportunity to try this on draft. Arrived in a small snifter. About 1/2 inch of dark foam on top of a dark brown/black beer.

Smell is caramel, coffee, chocolate and molasses.

Taste is intense. Sweet toasty malt mixed with chocolate and caramel. Sweeter as it warms with less chocolate. Also more heat when warmer. This beer was fairly young so there was a noticeable alcohol finish. A couple years of aging calm it down nicely.

The mouthfeel is heavy with some carbonation. Almost creamy.

Overall this is a great beer. Flavors are complex and enjoyable.

Serving type: on-tap

03-04-2012 01:49:40 | More by Kbogac
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World Wide Stout from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 3,825 ratings.