Milk & Cookies Stout | Wicked Weed Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wicked Weed Brewing
North Carolina, United States
wickedweedbrewing.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by IrishColonial on 12-20-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
212
Reviews:
41
Avg:
4.05
pDev:
7.9%
 
 
Wants:
55
Gots:
40
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 212 |  Reviews: 41
Photo of rspauldi
3.5/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SMKilp
3.83/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of vfgccp
3.55/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sabtos
3.91/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

I'm having this shortly after enjoying French Toast Stout. The pour is a similarly dull, blackish-brown with an additional ruby hue on the edges and a slightly more formidable yet still moderate tan, frothy blanket.

This doesn't smell drastically different from French Toast, but there is a little more cinnamon, as well as a raisin sweetness. I also get that chocolate malt, and little to none of that astringent pine, or whatever it was that negatively influenced French Toast. There is actually, pleasantly, an element of crispy, toasted, brown-sugared oatmeal cookie. Wow.

Taste is smoother and slightly more decadent than French Toast, with raisin, cinnamon, and chocolate chip oatmeal cookie--this is hitting all the right notes without being overly forward or cloying with flavorings.

Milk & Cookies is still in beer territory, but for me it's more like a brown and less like a stout. Again, similar to French Toast, being lighter in body and feel than a good stout, with a thin, frothy fizz and a semi-dry finish.

I like it better than French Toast, definitively.

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Photo of WesMantooth
4.2/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A smaller pour at a bottle share

It smells like cinnamon raisin cookie. There is a little bit of sweetness there, but mostly spices.

It tastes like it's described and smells. A nice balance between the slightly sour raisin and the vanilla milk sugar sweetness. It is more doughy and bread like than cookie, so a little heftier. The cinnamon is a nice compliment and never takes away from the rest of the flavors. There is no coffee at all to me.

Great beer. Nicely balanced flavors.

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Photo of Texasfan549
4.14/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of kjkinsey
4.1/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SomethingClever
4.16/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Small pour into a plastic cup

A: Body was a black brown with a little khaki head.

S: Raisins, cinnamon, bread, vanilla

T: Lots of raisin sweet cinnamon doughy sweetness and breads lots of a raisin bread taste with nice lingering sweetness

M: Medium to fuller body lighter carbonation

O: This was exactly as described a very nice beer easy drinking sweet with lots of raisin and cinnamon.

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Photo of Jason_cs
4.04/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of StoutElk_92
4.55/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

16.9 oz. bottled on 11.08.16

Pours black with a creamy tan foam head. Smells like chocolate, milk sugars, golden raisins, cinnamon, vanilla, toffee, caramel, molasses, brown sugar, toasted malts, coffee, with earthy herbal grassy pine. Tastes like chocolate, milk sugars, golden raisins, cinnamon, vanilla, toffee, caramel, molasses, brown sugar, toasted malts, coffee, with earthy herbal grassy pine. Feels medium bodied, creamy with moderate carbonation. Overall a real nice imperial milk stout with golden raisins, cinnamon and vanilla.

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Photo of PatGreer
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MAJ85
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Georgiabeer
4.1/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of kvgomps
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ncvbc
3.49/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DioS
4.47/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of jschott75
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Dave_Treat
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of vabeerguy
4.04/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of joemochas
4.43/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of speedlimit7
4.63/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of millerbuffoon
3.74/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of qcghost
3.83/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of beer_guy_nc
4.34/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Zazzi82
4.21/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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Milk & Cookies Stout from Wicked Weed Brewing
4.05 out of 5 based on 212 ratings.
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