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World Wide Stout - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,834 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,834
Reviews: 1,624
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 14.56%
Wants: 504
Gots: 1,289 | FT: 115
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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sulldaddy

Connecticut

4.35/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I am sampling a cellared beer at that temp in a tumbler. No snifters since I am visiting my mom.
The brew pours pitch black with minimal tan head fading to a barely present tan edge layer quickly.
Aroma is very rich, prunes, raisins, warm alcohol hints, dark chocolate and even a bit of espresso. I know this is a huge beer already!
First sip reveals very thick heavy body with equally light and effervescent carbonation that barely lets its presence be felt.
Big robust flavor just as the nose predicted.
Plums, raisins and molasses dominate this malt monster. The beer finishes rather sweet with the alcohol only noticeable with the warming in my belly. Amazingly smooth and easy to drink for such a big beer. Wonder what the other bottle I have will be like in a few years??

Serving type: bottle

09-27-2004 03:08:40 | More by sulldaddy
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World Wide Stout from Dogfish Head Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 3,834 ratings.