Strawberry Milk Stout | Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling

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Strawberry Milk StoutStrawberry Milk Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling
Texas, United States
drinkrangercreek.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by elNopalero on 05-03-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
149
Reviews:
16
Avg:
3.69
pDev:
14.09%
 
 
Wants:
11
Gots:
24
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 149 |  Reviews: 16
Reviews by elNopalero:
Photo of elNopalero
4.6/5  rDev +24.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This pours a dark brown with a billowy foam topping. It has a light lactic (milk stout) aroma but one that doesn’t give much of an indication as to how much strawberry will be on the flavor. I like surprises.

This one definitely surprised, in a good way. The flavor has a light lactic tartness to it with a nuanced strawberry sweetness and a mellow roastiness which ties it all together. Creamy, smooth, just enough but not too sweet. I found this really enjoyable. Made it a sipper and it held up even as it warmed. Now can I have another?

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More User Reviews:
Photo of ONovoMexicano
3.16/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

In a snifter.

A- Dark khaki fluffy head. Pitch black body. 4

S- Dark chocolate, milky strawberry with a bit of synthetic aroma. 3.5

T- Very synthetic strawberry flavor, then pleasant dark chocolate and dark roast flavor. 3

M- There's a good dry, bitter finish, but the synthetic strawberry screws up this beer and gives some unpleasantness up front. 2.75

Overall, the bad messes up the good on this beer. It's below average.

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Photo of JDV
2.64/5  rDev -28.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Pours black with small head. Smell is chocolate, dry and metallic. Tastes different than a standard milk stout for sure, but strawberry is not too obvious. Taste is dry, chalky, lightly metallic chocolate with a light tart flavor from the strawberry. Not the best flavor combination, but drinkable. Medium body and soft carbonation. Once is enough for me of this.

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Photo of BeerSamurai34
4.19/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

This one was surprisingly good. It pours jet black with a huge slowly dissipating head. There are nice notes of strawberry and chocolate on the nose. Surprisingly, there is actually a good amount of strawberry flavor throughout the drink and it gets stronger as it warms. The flavor is a bit artificial, but this is still a very nice beer.

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Photo of CavemanRamblin
3.74/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Ryno3031
3.24/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of JakerLou
3.73/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mora2000
3.58/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the Flying Saucer at the Lake Beerfeast 2012.

The beer pours a black color with a tan head. The aroma has a lot of chocolate and roasted malt in it, as well as a hint of strawberry. The flavor is very heavy on the roasted malts and chocolate, with a little bit of lactose. There is a little bit of sweet, fruity strawberry in the flavor, but it is fairly subtle. Still, it doesn't clash with the other notes in the flavor and makes the beer quite enjoyable. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

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Photo of Travis853
2.84/5  rDev -23%

Photo of Shane_1324
2.48/5  rDev -32.8%

Photo of Jacobus79
4.25/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bkeller04
4/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of zonker17
3.72/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JamLand
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of bccocx
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of humpty1602
3/5  rDev -18.7%

Photo of Elicoleman
3/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of rjp217
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Photo of Sazz9
3/5  rDev -18.7%

Photo of vickersspitfire
3.91/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This is a nice dark ale topped off with a light tan head that quickly dissipated into thins, scattered bubbles. Hops aromas are very present and you can pick up hints of the occasional dark fruits-blueberry and blackberry, figs, and plum. This is a full bodied beer, slightly bitter overall and goes down smooth has a good alcohol aftertaste.

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Photo of Longhorn08
4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

Photo of jaydoc
3.61/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of XicanoBeerRun
3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

Photo of gtermi
4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

Photo of Big_Dave
3/5  rDev -18.7%

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Strawberry Milk Stout from Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling
3.69 out of 5 based on 149 ratings.
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