Nitro Chocolate Milkshake
Southern Tier Brewing Company

Nitro Chocolate MilkshakeNitro Chocolate Milkshake
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From:
Southern Tier Brewing Company
 
New York, United States
Style:
Sweet / Milk Stout
ABV:
10%
Score:
93
Avg:
4.18 | pDev: 5.98%
Reviews:
33
Ratings:
104
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jan 22, 2022
Added:
Jul 21, 2019
Wants:
  8
Gots:
  9
Ale brewed with chocolate, sea salt, vanilla beans, and with chocolate and vanilla flavors added.
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Ratings by BB1313:
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Reviewed by BB1313 from Ohio

3.84/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Canned on 7/31/19. 12oz can poured into a tulip. Pours almost black with a creamy khaki head that falls leaving great retention and nice lacing. The aromas have some vanilla leading the way along with some caramel. Subtle hints of cocoa and chocolate. Malts are there. The flavors basically follow the nose. More vanilla and caramel. Some coconut in the mix. The sea salt definitely comes through and accentuates everything that's going on. The chocolate does its thing. There's a sweetness to this one, but it's definitely not cloying or over the top. Nice malt backbone. It finishes with a subtle warmth, but it's not hot at all. Mouthfeel is on the lighter side of full-bodied with low carbonation. It's creamy and velvety while remaining light and slightly "watery". It's basically what you would expect from a nitro beer, more or less. It's smooth.

This is a nice "dessert beer". Nice aromas and flavors. It's basically what you would expect from a Southern Tier stout. It might not be my new personal favorite stout from them, but it's still good stuff.
Oct 30, 2019
More User Ratings:
 
Rated: 3.9 by TMoney2591 from Illinois

Jan 22, 2022
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Rated by Captain69 from Illinois

3.62/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
had this one aged for awhile - no much head lacked the taste when i first tryed it
Aug 25, 2020
 
Rated: 4.7 by CPE1704TKS from Florida

Jun 13, 2020
 
Rated: 3.77 by mattreitz49 from Florida

May 28, 2020
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Reviewed by CraftFan5 from New Jersey

4.6/5  rDev +10%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
2 April 2020 - Beer #65

Corona Day #21

Price: $3.99 at Quarry Wine and Spirits in Baltimore

Appearance: 5 - what can you say? Nitro beers are hotties. The video shows it all. I'm left with a beautiful frothy tan head that looks like it'll never move.

Nose: 5 - like I mixed a chocolate milk with the Hershey's syrup.

Taste: 4 - yeah, pretty much like chocolate milk. Fairly mild.

Mouth: 5 - extremely thick and frothy. Nitro is like magic.

Overall: 5 - won't win any awards, but just plain fun to drink. I should buy a few sixers.

Cheers!
Apr 21, 2020
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Reviewed by Hopheadjeffery from Illinois

4.14/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4
Sampled in a taster glass from draft at O'Toole's on November 1, 2019. Southern Tier's Blackwater Series now offers a next-level drinking experience with its newest launch, Nitro Chocolate Milkshake. Using nitro capabilities with smooth chocolate, vanilla profile with a hint of Himalayan sea salt, this brew offers cascading, creamy richness that is a step above traditional imperial stouts.
Mar 08, 2020
 
Rated: 4.25 by trek7000 from Illinois

Mar 06, 2020
 
Rated: 4.24 by Commandophile from Illinois

Feb 20, 2020
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Reviewed by NYNorseman from New York

4.69/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
Southern Tier has created a rich and creamy chocolate milkshake with 10 percent ABV. This beer is smooth and deceptively delicious. It smells like milk chocolate - Willy Wonka style. This is a sweet dessert beer and I am drinking this one in front of a fire reminiscing about all the chocolate from my youth. Give it a try - it's definitely worth it!
Feb 07, 2020
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Reviewed by CarolinaCardinals from North Carolina

3.98/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4
Picked up a 9.6 oz single from the Craft Beer Hop Stop cooler 10-22-19 for $3.99. Canned on 9-25-19; consumed 2-1-20.

Beer poured black with a beautiful tan head that has some great hang time.

Nose is a pleasant chocolate milk forward.

Taste is chocolate and lactose forward with a nice touch of high concentrate cocoa to help balance some of the sweetness.

Mouthfeel is light bodied and not overly smooth.

Overall a very nice dessert beer, fun to try!
Feb 01, 2020
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Reviewed by TonyLema1 from South Carolina

4.11/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4
L: jet black, big fluffy tan head, tons of lacing
S: chocolate, cocoa, dome roasty malts
T: follows the nose
F: super creamy, great mouthfeel, full bodied, great finish
O: a little sweet, but I love this beer!
Jan 19, 2020
 
Rated: 4.2 by Jdells09 from New Jersey

Dec 11, 2019
 
Rated: 4.25 by paulish from New York

Dec 04, 2019
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Reviewed by BlackBeerPirate from Illinois

3.95/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
Taste: sweet, milky, chocolate, nutty notes, smooth finish. Lactose, malty coco nose. Black/brown, opaque, tan soft nitro head some lace. Medium to med/light body. A little thin to be an imperial stout.
Nov 30, 2019
 
Rated: 4.28 by ElGallo from New Hampshire

Nov 29, 2019
 
Rated: 4.09 by DVMin98 from North Carolina

Nov 28, 2019
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Reviewed by Strix from Wisconsin

4.26/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25
Huge frothy nitro head to start

Cocoa/vanilla dominates the nose

Not unlike a chocolate milkshake, with a bit more vanilla, a hint of booze.

Mouthfeel velvety, but ultimately feels quite light and undercarbonated; trading some front end smoothness for backbone with the nitro

Nobody does desserts like Southern Tier
Nov 17, 2019
 
Rated: 4.47 by BeerMe8 from Florida

Nov 14, 2019
 
Rated: 4.52 by BobsBrewReview from Missouri

Nov 11, 2019
Nitro Chocolate Milkshake from Southern Tier Brewing Company
Beer rating: 93 out of 100 with 104 ratings