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World Wide Stout - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,833 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,833
Reviews: 1,624
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 14.56%
Wants: 501
Gots: 1,290 | FT: 114
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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SupaCelt

Michigan

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

the pour is very dark. a cocoa tan head of half a pinky width sprouted and was quickly whisked away into the alcoholic swirl below. some strands of lacing form as the rim foam clings.

the nose is milky and roasted with some nice boozey chocolate.

the taste is surprisingly mild. slightly alcoholic in the finish but smooth and toasty and drizzled with milky lactose sweetness and chocolate syrup at the onset. perhaps slightly alcoholic doesn't cover it.

the mouthfeel is very enjoyable. it seems to coat the palate in a slick oily richness that is cut by the alcohol to finish quite clean.

overall, this is a novelty that is worth a dabble. the cost is a bit prohibitive and the alcohol content is such that this beer is a session in itself. take it slow, laugh that you spent six pack money on a single bottle, and let the warmth carry you away to that special place...

Serving type: bottle

06-11-2011 23:04:21 | More by SupaCelt
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World Wide Stout from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 3,833 ratings.