Willoughby Blue & Black Stout | Willoughby Brewing

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Brewed by:
Willoughby Brewing
Ohio, United States
willoughbybrewing.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by adamette on 06-20-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
3
Avg:
1.89
pDev:
66.67%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Reviews by jeffbearer:
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3.73/5  rDev +97.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had a glass of this beer at the National Home Brewers Conference Pro Brewers Night. I normally would not review such a beer in this situation but seeing that this beer only has 1 review so far, and a bad one at that I needed to write something because I really enjoyed this beer.

This beer is a Milk Stout with Chocolate and Blueberries added, It's a pretty wild concept and the flavors worked well for me. In fact I'm naming this beer one of the most interesting beers available at the Session.

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3/5  rDev +58.7%

Photo of adamette
1.52/5  rDev -19.6%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

poured from tap at Willoughby Brewing Company in Willoughby, Ohio

A Jet black, no light visible through it. I really like the look of this beer. Minimal if any head though.

S Faint, almost no smell. Distant smell of Blueberries.

T Heavy, dark, some bluebery. There is a sweetness along with the coffee grounds taste. I admit that I am not a fan of milk stouts.

M Heavy, harsh, hard to have in your mouth

D Poor. I did not finish my pint and I usually try to at least finish my pint to give a beer a fair tasting but I could not finish this one. I will not buy this again.

Notes: brewer tried too hard with this one. I did appreciate the look of it (no light whatsoever) but the blueberries and the stout just did not work for me.

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Willoughby Blue & Black Stout from Willoughby Brewing
1.89 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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