Neapolitan Milk Stout | Saugatuck Brewing Company

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Neapolitan Milk StoutNeapolitan Milk Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Saugatuck Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
saugatuckbrewing.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Jips on 07-03-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
861
Reviews:
145
Avg:
3.89
pDev:
12.34%
 
 
Wants:
55
Gots:
202
For Trade:
3
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Ratings: 861 |  Reviews: 145
Photo of TonyTwins
3.76/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tone77
3.71/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a black color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is of strawberries, chocolate. Taste is strawberries, roasted malts, chocolate, some light hints of vanilla. Feels medium/full bodied in the mouth and overall is a unique and enjoyable beer.

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Photo of KAP1356
3.44/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BeerTest
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Knapp85
3.94/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mcpat1993
3.52/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Solid stout that's very creamy. Doesn't have a lot of carbonation. At least the draft that I had.

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Photo of MacStinson
2.21/5  rDev -43.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Photo of allentownpaguy
3.77/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dsa7783
3.73/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

On tap at Bonds Tavern in West Orange. Pours a jet black ebony hue with moderate frothing. Candied aroma replete with hints of chocolate and molasses. Similar overall flavor profile.

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Photo of CharlesK
4.05/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Jlang2012
3.8/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Harry_C_Peters
3.82/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Limbo
4.16/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Disappointing look all together but not horrible. Fantastic taste and aroma, just as advertised with notes of strawberry, chocolate, and vanilla. Interesting, unique, and overall good beer!

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Photo of classixIII
3.84/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Dark pour, not much head. Aroma is exactly as advertised...Neapolitan, interesting. Taste is same, very interesting! Chocolate, Vanilla and Strawberry all present and accounted for. Sweet and milky, almost need to scoop it into the glass. Great dessert beer, could never drink more than one at a time.

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Photo of dustin22martin
4.02/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Cuervo_PCB
3.7/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of schoolboy
4.28/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

When you pour this, it is immediately disappointing, but as soon as the aroma hits you, bam, you know this is what was advertised.

The look is pretty flat, but nicely clear dark with tiny bubbles. The aroma is of strawberries, chocolate (just barely) and vanilla. Who'd a thunk the best use of that combo ever was in beer (ale, of course).

They don't say it is for breakfast, but that seems to be working fine. Very highly recommended.

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Photo of EmperorBevis
3.85/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bottled
Pours a dark chocolate body with decent enough off white head
Aroma is actually Neopolitan
Strawberry chocolate
You've got that in flavour with a milky edge

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Photo of Stofko1992
4.04/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Treyscottthomas
3.68/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Jsalz21
4.16/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Timc32
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of The_Kriek_Freak
4.02/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours black with a tan head. The aroma is very typical for a stout but with the added element of strawberry (albeit very faint). The taste is sweeter than I was expecting (for once a Sweet Stout that is actually sweet!) and once more the strawberry is there. A very interesting and enjoyable beer.

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Photo of BoomKentucky
4.28/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of dbrauneis
3.99/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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Neapolitan Milk Stout from Saugatuck Brewing Company
3.89 out of 5 based on 861 ratings.
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