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

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

4,579 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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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)
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SimplySinister

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4.93/5  rDev +22.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A - Nearly opaque looking brew containing a perfect amount of carbonation plus terrific lacing.

S - Sweet smelling rich malts topped with pure chocolate goodness.

T - Incredible. Absolutely incredible. In fact, I like it so much that I feel that no chocolate stout, with the exception of Rouge, can even remotely compare. Considering this brew is a fraction of the cost of Rouge and tastes better its a God send for stout connoisseurs. I cannot even begin to explain the complex, rich nature of this brew. Delicious.

M - Somewhat thick, yet smooth and refreshing.

D - Far too good. I could drink this brew exclusively for the rest of my life without a doubt. However, I will admit that the bottled version of this brew does not even remotely compare to the nitro-can. Truthfully, if bottles are the only Young's available, I will choose the oatmeal stout over the double chocolate every time. This is because that in the bottle, double chocolate gains a bitterness that I dislike. Nevertheless, this is my all time favorite beer. Period.

Serving type: nitro-can

04-30-2009 17:18:06 | More by SimplySinister
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Young's Double Chocolate Stout from Wells & Young's Ltd
90 out of 100 based on 4,579 ratings.