Left Hand Milk Stout | Left Hand Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company
Colorado, United States
lefthandbrewing.com

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
ROASTED MALT AND COFFEE FLAVORS BUILD THE FOUNDATION OF THIS CREAMY SWEET STOUT.

Milk sugar in your stout is like cream in your coffee. Dark and delicious, America’s great milk stout will change your perception about what a stout can be. “Preconceived notions are the blinders on the road to enlightenment.” Udderly delightful.

Collection: Perennial
Style: Sweet Stout
Color: Black, 47 SRM
Body: full
ABV: 6%
IBU's: 25
PLATO: 15.5°
PKG: 6-Pack, Keg
Malt: Pale 2-row, Crystal, Munich, Roasted Barley, Flaked Oats, Flaked Barley and Chocolate
Hops: Magnum and US Goldings
Other: Lactose

Added by BeerAdvocate on 04-20-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6,815
Reviews:
1,763
Avg:
3.92
pDev:
12.5%
 
 
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310
Gots:
1,540
For Trade:
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Actually drank the Milk Stout Nitro. Depending on how aggressively you pour it generally has a thin but quite creamy head and respectable lacing down the glass. Which along with the flavor and taste improves with a warmer serving temperature.

Initial aroma upon pouring brings roasted coffee to mind to me. Has a silky mouth feel for me and lacks punch of hops ( which is fine with me).

Founder's Breakfast Stout was my top stout, but for half the price I wouldn't hesitate purchasing more Left Hand Stout.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

This baby has got it all. Pours a deep coffee black with a caramel head that sticks around for awhile and leaves light laceing. A nose of coffee, dates, toffee and biscutts. Hits the tounge smooth and silky, taste the milk chocolate and the roasted malts, a hint of hop bitterness in the finish. Nothing too complex but theres a depth to the flavor. Have another!

Edit: just caught the nitro version. Extra Smooth, but lacks head. Get it fresh! The flavor of this beer holds up over the years for any lover of dark ales!

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Left Hand Milk Stout from Left Hand Brewing Company
3.92 out of 5 based on 6,815 ratings.
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