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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

3,800 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,800
Reviews: 1,624
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 14.8%
Wants: 494
Gots: 1,271 | 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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Schmaltzy

California

4.05/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from 12oz bottle into Chimay Glassware.

A- Black, Black and black with 1/2 finger tan head that dissapated quickly leaving minimal lacing.

S- Nice roasted barley/malt scents, HOT loads of alcohol on the nose like a whiskey/bourbon scent, definate soy sauce smell on this one.

T- Loads of roasted barley/malt, chocolate, coffee, the alcohol is there slightly disguised by a huge barley/bourbon spike on the mid to back palate, soy sauce comes through on the backend. Very nice flavors that change with each sip.

M- Very heavy thick beer with little carbonation.

D- Good, very high ABV means this is a definate sipper, only thing that helps it is the great flavors that come through. I have one more that I will try again in a couple of years once it has mellowed out a little bit.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2010 16:43:35 | More by Schmaltzy
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T- taste matches the nose and so smooth...being a 2011 vintage definitely benefited the smoothness of this beer...still, this beer is nearly 20 percent and youd never guess...good achievement by DFH
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World Wide Stout from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 3,800 ratings.