Young's Double Chocolate Stout | Wells & Young's Ltd

5,757 Ratings
Young's Double Chocolate StoutYoung's Double Chocolate Stout

Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd
England, United Kingdom

Style: Milk / Sweet Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-06-1999

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3.84/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a can into a Samuel Adams pint glass. Pours almost black with a thick tan head that stays all the way through the beer. Watch the head cascade and settle. Appearance is always one of the best things in a nitro beer.
Smell, on the other hand, is almost non-existent. Can smell a slight bit of chocolate and a bit of the aluminum can. Meh. The taste picks up a little. Sweet chocolate is very pronounced. That accounts for most of the flavor. It is nice though. Obviously a smooth and creamy mouthfeel. A bit thick compared to some other nitro can stouts.

I would like to try this in a bottle, because I feel like the nitro can is holding it back in smell and taste.

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

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3.82/5  rDev -5%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

wow what a great beer i didnt know it was a milk stout would have brought it sooner .... pours black the best color a smooth taste that not that sweet for some reason i thought it suppose to look like chocolate milk but doesnt its dark so another wonderful dark beer sit back and enjoy

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

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3.44/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from nitro-can into sweetwater snifter.

A-pours a nice chocolately brown falling into a dark brown, almost black. Has a nice light brown head.

S-smells a bit dull but has some nice hints of coffee and roasted malts.

T-A bit of coffee, and maybe a hint of chocolate. Definitely roasty. Just like the smell a bit dull. Tastes like a much more flavorful guiness.

MF-Nice and creamy. Could have a little more to it but still pretty nice. Doesn't leave much feel afterward though.

O-This is a nice beer. Very good for the price. Would recommend this to anyone looking for a good stout, but definitely not getting the "double chocolate" in it.

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Young's Double Chocolate Stout from Wells & Young's Ltd
4.02 out of 5 based on 5,757 ratings.
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