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Nitro Merlin | Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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4.11/5
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161 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
California, United States
firestonewalker.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our Velvet Merlin oatmeal stout has been transformed into a mindblowing mouthful known as Nitro Merlin Milk Stout. The new ingredient is lactose, a.k.a. milk sugar. When Velvet Merlin is brewed with milk sugar to create Nitro Merlin Milk Stout, the effect is similar to adding cream to your dark roasted coffee. The wizardry comes via “nitro,” the brewing nickname for nitrogen gas. Exclusively on draft.

Added by ThatsThatDude on 01-07-2016

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,998
Reviews:
22
Ratings:
161
pDev:
7.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
5
Gots:
46
Trade:
0
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Nitro Merlin from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.11 out of 5 with 161 ratings
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