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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: 503
Gots: 1,289 | 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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dherling

New Jersey

4.35/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A 2005 bottle found in an India deli's refridgerator in NYC. Poured out a Darth Vader black with no head whatsoever. Huge amount of malt in the nose, with even more alcohol. Rasins, sherry, molasses, lots of fun sweet things here. Everything is there in the taste that you get int he nose, but the alcohol isn't particularly apparent. Where do you hide 18% alcohol? Behind a ridiculous amount of barley I guess. I also get some chocolate and coffee, soy sauce, and even a hint of sour cherry. I wouldn't call this an extremely dirnkable beer, it has to be someone who likes this style. Big stouts, barley wines, scotch ales, port and sherry drinkers. But if you like this styles, you will love this beer. Try to let this warm up a bit, as the soy sauce and sour cherry did dissipate and left behind some warmer coffee and espresso.

Serving type: bottle

10-07-2006 16:23:17 | More by dherling
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World Wide Stout from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 3,833 ratings.