Neapolitan Milk Stout | Saugatuck Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
3.93/5
Very Good
917 Ratings
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

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Added by Jips on 07-03-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#6,224
Reviews:
162
Ratings:
917
pDev:
11.96%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
58
Gots:
216
Trade:
4
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Ratings: 917 |  Reviews: 162
Photo of Mooslerfitness
4/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Cat_Marcoux
4.58/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Whitey_from_Remedy
3.78/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Gemini6
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chinchill
4.11/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On nitro tap at Engine 15 in JAX.
Great looks, with a fine, durable, creamy tan head over a clear dark brown body that's nearly opaque.
Lightly sweet, with a moderately strong flavor for style. Interesting and distinctive, with hints of cream, roasted nuts, vanilla, milk chocolate and light grains.
Creamy smooth, medium body.

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Photo of BabaBeer
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ob512316
4.39/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.75

120z bottle poured into glass. This beer looks between black and dark brown with no head. The smell is strawberry, chocolate, and vanilla. The taste of strawberry comes out first, followed by vanilla, then finally chocolate. Both strawberry, and chocolate have a strong presence. Tastes like Neapolitan icecream.
This beer does't feel like a stout.
Overall this beer excedes expectations. One or two in a setting is good enough more than that would be overkill. It is on the sweet side. Definitely worth drinking again.

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Photo of buzzedup
3.44/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of GravityKills
4.08/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jjamadorphd
3.87/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

This was just about everything I thought it would be, pretty good...

I picked this up not really expecting it to taste like neopolitan ice cream, and it actually did not, but it was tasty indeed. A dark, practically black beer with the undeniable scent of neopolitan ice cream - through and through. Mouthfeel was slightly watery, but still leaning towards medium-bodied. Though I couldn't smell any malts, I did taste it though making a the beer balanced in my eyes. A very good, desert beer, without a doubt.

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Photo of wjbent
3.81/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JamieDuncan
3.91/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of basaywhat
3.91/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12 oz bottle. Pours black with little head and lacing. Nose is ice cream. Flavors of neapolitan ice cream, vanilla, chocolate, strawberry. Taste is medium sweet, light bitter. Full creamy body light carbonation.

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Photo of MHJeff06
4.5/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of cruzmissile72
4.71/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Nitro draft pint, cascading lasted for quite some time. Rich, deep brown color with a creamy head. Delicious, with hints of chocolate and sweetness from the milk. An excellent stout.

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Photo of NickThePyro
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bear1964
4.41/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of epyon396
3.83/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of vabeerguy
4.06/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of MGoeltz
4.22/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Futbolmanby
3.58/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dragginballs76
3.81/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance - Pours thin black with thin light tan head that quickly dissipates to a small ring.

Aroma - The aroma is a pretty balanced smell of dark chocolate, strawberry and a very mild vanilla. There is also a mild maple and some roasted malts.

Taste - The taste is similar to the aroma but I am getting less strawberry and vanilla. There is a nice chocolate and roasted malt flavor combined with a bitterness on the finish.

Feel - Thin for a stout, mild carbonation pretty dry bitter finish.

Overall - The aroma was promising but I am just not getting very much strawberry or vanilla in the flavor.

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Photo of Tjb14
3.69/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Gagnonsux
4.24/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Chuckdiesel24
3/5  rDev -23.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Neapolitan Milk Stout from Saugatuck Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.93 out of 5 with 917 ratings