Dark Horse Too Cream Stout | Dark Horse Brewing Company

Dark Horse Too Cream StoutDark Horse Too Cream Stout
BA SCORE
77.4%
Liked This Beer
3.89 w/ 1,144 ratings
Dark Horse Too Cream StoutDark Horse Too Cream Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
darkhorsebrewery.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Mitchster on 02-05-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#7,135
Reviews:
422
Ratings:
1,144
Liked:
885
Avg:
3.89/5
pDev:
9.77%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
73
Gots:
136
Trade:
2
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,144 |  Reviews: 422
Photo of kbarnes9
4.01/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dzu
3.9/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Zazzi82
3.84/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of derekgw123
4.1/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of roast_90
4.38/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of vfgccp
4.11/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of warpig372
4.32/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of q33jeff
3.96/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

**
04/22/14

On tap at Khyber Pass pub, Philadelphia. Aroma Is toasted malt, caramel, coffee. Dark black thick pour in a tulip glass, tan head. Taste is coffee, nuts, touch of chocolate. A little flat, but bartender admitted co2 not working properly. Very tasty."

**
06/26/2016
Bottle to snifter.
LOOK: dark black, brown head.
AROMA: barley, cocoa.
TASTE: roasted malt, dry stout. Chocolate, caramel.
FEEL: a touch silty, but less so than your typical dry Irish stout.

A good compromise between an irish stout and a chocolate stout.
**

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Photo of jmaskell33
3.87/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Big_Neezy
2.99/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

A: Ours deep pitch, almost dark fudge color with a limited cocoa powder colored head.

S: Dark, roasted coffee is the dominant with tobacco notes. Zero hop aroma with rich, burnt malt. Burnt marshmallow.

T: Espresso or similar dark roast coffee flavor with black licorice. Bitter with a creamy finish. Burnt vanilla and burnt dark chocolate.

M: Smooth with little carbonation. Acidic from the coffee with chalky finish. The way a cigar makes your mouth feel after smoking it.

O: It's just too burnt. Not sure if the coffee beans were over roasted but once you get the burnt flavor on your taste buds there is no going back ie. "Toast can never be bread again." I felt like a licked an ashtray and had a strong cup of coffee to rid the taste. I love coffee stouts but this is too heavy and difficult to enjoy.

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Photo of rarigney
3.79/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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

Photo of Ozzylizard
3.69/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Undated bottle at 42 degrees into hand washed and dried JK snifter, allowed to warm to 50 degrees
Aroma – roasted malt, fades
Head – average (Maximum three cm, aggressive pour), medium brown, creamy with rocks, diminishing to two mm ring and partial rocky layer
Lacing excellent – wide rings of tiny bubbles
Body – dark brown/black, opaque. Sediment in bottle.
Flavor roasted malt, slightly bitter, initially harsh but smooths out as it warms up; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate medium to full, creamy, soft carbonation

A passable stout, not really tasting or feeling like a milk stout. One and done, unless nothing else is available.

Appearance 4, Aroma 3.75, Flavor 3.5, Palate 4, Overall 3.75

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Photo of VictorsValiant
4.24/5  rDev +9%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bowzer4birdie
3.7/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tourdot
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chrishiker1409
3.96/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of AdamSteve
3.93/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of basaywhat
3.96/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle. Black color with small beige head that dissipates completely. Aroma of coffee, roasted malts. Taste is coffee, more roasted malts, freshness from the lactic character, a hint of tartness, slightly bitter finish.

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Photo of bgold86
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of red94tt
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of fosters9
3.5/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ovaltine
4.25/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Azpittil57
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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

Dark Horse Too Cream Stout from Dark Horse Brewing Company
Beer rating: 77.4% out of 100 with 1,144 ratings
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