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!

Milk Stout - Lancaster Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Milk StoutMilk Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
87
very good

932 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 932
Reviews: 446
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 12.37%
Wants: 36
Gots: 46 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lancaster Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
We are proud to offer this traditional English Sweet Stout that's bursting with roasted barley flavor. A dark ale, Milk Stout has just a touch of sweetness provided by an addition of non-fermentable lactose sugar.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-01-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 932 | Reviews: 446 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by nofalltoofar:
Photo of nofalltoofar
nofalltoofar

Pennsylvania

4.4/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Delicious almost black looking brew. Nice tan head begins to form, although I bet it would be better from a tap. Even with the minimal lacing and head from the bottle, it's still an attractive pour.

S: Dark smell of oats and caramel. Some chocolate and coffee aroma.

T: Even dark taste with caramel notes and a chocolate undertone. Oats presence strong with barely detectable metallic presence. A little bitter for the average stout, hop presence immediately notable.

M: A little tangy, carbonation is possibly excessive. Again, probably better on tap. A little on the tingly side, not as thick as the typical stout.

I had a bottle of this poured into an imperial pint glass. It's a very good beer. Even in bottle form, the quality of this brew is readily apparent. I wish I could have gotten my hands on a tap with it, but beggars, chosers, etc. This delicious beer should not be passed up on when encountered. I'm curious to see if the Lancaster Brewing Company's other beers can stand up.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2012 19:47:33 | More by nofalltoofar
More User Reviews:
Photo of DrBier
DrBier

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

07-27-2014 21:30:55 | More by DrBier
Photo of Boggdogg
Boggdogg

Pennsylvania

3.76/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A- pours a deep black color with a beautiful brown head that fades into a small ring of lacing that lasts the entire glass.
S- don't really smell anything. Literally nothing score is low but very mellow coffee aroma.
T- very melo taste for a stout which I enjoy very much. Slightly bitter and slightly creamy. Balance is amazing with this beer.
M- very smooth full bodied beer with wonderful lingering sweet coffe bean flavor.
O- very well brewed and highly recommended. In one word, melo.

Serving type: bottle

07-27-2014 01:06:21 | More by Boggdogg
Photo of hophugger
hophugger

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-26-2014 18:56:19 | More by hophugger
Photo of Lehighace06
Lehighace06

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +9.5%

07-26-2014 00:24:30 | More by Lehighace06
Photo of JMScowcroft
JMScowcroft

Vermont

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-25-2014 19:55:23 | More by JMScowcroft
Photo of Jimbo321
Jimbo321

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +16%

07-25-2014 15:45:07 | More by Jimbo321
Photo of smithj4
smithj4

New York

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-24-2014 22:23:45 | More by smithj4
Photo of Holdren84
Holdren84

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +16%

07-24-2014 21:22:56 | More by Holdren84
Photo of AricGresko
AricGresko

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +16%

07-24-2014 01:06:22 | More by AricGresko
Photo of Peytonsa7
Peytonsa7

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +16%

07-23-2014 17:12:49 | More by Peytonsa7
Photo of JohnDee
JohnDee

New York

3.25/5  rDev -16.2%

07-22-2014 03:38:28 | More by JohnDee
Photo of curlybird
curlybird

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

07-21-2014 17:38:37 | More by curlybird
Photo of BlackBeerDown
BlackBeerDown

Arkansas

3/5  rDev -22.7%

07-17-2014 02:58:01 | More by BlackBeerDown
Photo of Minoan212
Minoan212


4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-14-2014 02:55:36 | More by Minoan212
Photo of hipHOPSanonymous
hipHOPSanonymous


4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-13-2014 20:54:10 | More by hipHOPSanonymous
Photo of lakersgt1
lakersgt1

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +22.4%

07-12-2014 22:11:12 | More by lakersgt1
Photo of kevintaraross
kevintaraross

Maryland

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-12-2014 20:49:54 | More by kevintaraross
Photo of Squacher
Squacher

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +28.9%

07-06-2014 23:29:03 | More by Squacher
Photo of olbubba
olbubba

Florida

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-06-2014 18:32:58 | More by olbubba
Photo of JamesWindfelder
JamesWindfelder

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -48.5%

07-05-2014 06:11:29 | More by JamesWindfelder
Photo of Mpenders
Mpenders

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +3.1%

07-01-2014 00:02:27 | More by Mpenders
Photo of TB2012
TB2012


4/5  rDev +3.1%

06-30-2014 23:02:10 | More by TB2012
Photo of thestoutmaster
thestoutmaster

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +3.1%

06-29-2014 00:15:47 | More by thestoutmaster
Photo of Leiermann
Leiermann

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +3.1%

06-24-2014 12:58:57 | More by Leiermann
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Milk Stout from Lancaster Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 932 ratings.