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Dragon's Milk | New Holland Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
newhollandbrew.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A barrel aged Imperial Stout with roasty malt character intermingled with deep vanilla tones, all dancing in an oak bath.

2014 Bottles are 11% ABV
2016 Bottles are 11% ABV

Added by beernut7 on 08-12-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3,011
Reviews:
1,529
Ratings:
5,858
pDev:
12.9%
Bros Score:
3.82
 
 
Wants:
361
Gots:
1,878
Trade:
43
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 5,858 |  Reviews: 1,529
Photo of COKeeffe
3.33/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Walleybeer
5/5  rDev +24.1%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Jsalz21
3.94/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Skabiski
3.73/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dsimenson
4.35/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Spikester
4.16/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Black with ruby highlights using my led flashlight to back light. The tan head was small and faded to a persistent ring in short order. A few spatters of lace were left on the sides of the glass.
Smell is vanilla cocoa and a whiff of bourbon.
Taste is dark chocolate vanilla some candy sweetness and the bourbon.
Mouthfeel is medium and well carbonated. The finish is balanced with a hint of dryness at the end.
Overall a bit too sweet for me but seems to be well made.

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Photo of Imcoachoshea
3.79/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Vidblain
3.81/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SerpentX
3.64/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MMOSNN
3.82/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of johlac66
4.15/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Cristoph
2.51/5  rDev -37.7%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of mbjb0720
4.05/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Branlott42
3.95/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of travolta
3.76/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MouldyCrow
4/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of luvbier
4.13/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of beerbones
4.21/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mnine
4.42/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of TheBrewsky
4.61/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of msscott1973
4.3/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of glennchapin
4.44/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of jimpyle48
3.86/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sampled from bottle

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Photo of Mikeycustoms101
2.53/5  rDev -37.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2.25

I did not enjoy this beer. Has a great apperence and smell however it has an overpowering flavor of bourbon. Not a smooth drinking beer to say the least and overpriced in my opinion

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Photo of drewskihausen
3.57/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Bold apperance; nice head.

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Dragon's Milk from New Holland Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.03 out of 5 with 5,858 ratings
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