1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Young's Double Chocolate Stout - Wells & Young's Ltd

Not Rated.
Young's Double Chocolate StoutYoung's Double Chocolate Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
90
outstanding

4,579 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4,579
Reviews: 2,198
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 12.9%
Wants: 120
Gots: 268 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-06-1999)
View: Beers (39) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 4,579 | Reviews: 2,198 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Mancer:
Photo of Mancer
Mancer

New York

4.2/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The bottle poured out a dark brown to jet black color with a 1 1/2 finger high light brown head. The head dissipated to a thin and sticky lace, just covering the top of the beer. The initial aromas were of light tobacco, sweet malts, and some chocolate. The initial flavors were of pipe tobacco, sweet malts in the middle ground, aided by some dark chocolate. It finished with a light roast that sat pleasantly on the palate. Overall it had a light to medium body with light to medium carbonation.

This was a pretty good beer. With a name like Double Chocolate, you would expect this to be a chocolate explosion, but it is not. There is a hefty amount of sweet pipe tobacco going on and it is the primary flavor of the beer. I don't think this is a beer that I'll frequent, maybe something on the odd occasion.

Serving type: bottle

02-24-2011 14:24:32 | More by Mancer
More User Reviews:
Photo of caustin90
caustin90


3/5  rDev -25.6%

07-30-2014 01:18:11 | More by caustin90
Photo of rev3rb
rev3rb

Virginia

4/5  rDev -0.7%

07-29-2014 23:52:53 | More by rev3rb
Photo of JaimeLondon
JaimeLondon

Brazil

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-29-2014 16:26:29 | More by JaimeLondon
Photo of Mikus
Mikus

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -13.2%

07-29-2014 02:45:36 | More by Mikus
Photo of melza
melza

West Virginia

4/5  rDev -0.7%

07-28-2014 19:29:24 | More by melza
Photo of marcelosomohano
marcelosomohano

Mexico

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

07-28-2014 05:59:10 | More by marcelosomohano
Photo of alejandro016
alejandro016


3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-28-2014 05:50:03 | More by alejandro016
Photo of Sean32
Sean32

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

07-27-2014 22:52:40 | More by Sean32
Photo of Herky21
Herky21

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -13.2%

07-27-2014 22:02:35 | More by Herky21
Photo of vickival
vickival

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

07-27-2014 18:22:46 | More by vickival
Photo of xhuang61
xhuang61

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-25-2014 22:31:28 | More by xhuang61
Photo of jamis
jamis

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-25-2014 17:51:48 | More by jamis
Photo of Kaeliri
Kaeliri

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +17.9%

07-25-2014 12:17:33 | More by Kaeliri
Photo of blabaer
blabaer

California

4/5  rDev -0.7%

07-25-2014 06:13:54 | More by blabaer
Photo of Patei
Patei


4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

07-24-2014 23:35:04 | More by Patei
Photo of Yeti1979
Yeti1979

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-24-2014 21:03:16 | More by Yeti1979
Photo of Idrankitall
Idrankitall

California

3.5/5  rDev -13.2%

07-24-2014 19:55:55 | More by Idrankitall
Photo of Madskill
Madskill

California

4/5  rDev -0.7%

07-24-2014 02:08:30 | More by Madskill
Photo of brennonos
brennonos


2.5/5  rDev -38%

07-24-2014 01:43:48 | More by brennonos
Photo of Sellen
Sellen

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

07-23-2014 23:28:55 | More by Sellen
Photo of Narthax
Narthax

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-23-2014 20:35:22 | More by Narthax
Photo of thufflife
thufflife

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

07-23-2014 16:14:35 | More by thufflife
Photo of wjoelbrooks
wjoelbrooks

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

07-23-2014 06:19:11 | More by wjoelbrooks
Photo of Robyn
Robyn

South Carolina

2.5/5  rDev -38%

07-23-2014 02:40:57 | More by Robyn
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Young's Double Chocolate Stout from Wells & Young's Ltd
90 out of 100 based on 4,579 ratings.