Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout
Elysian Brewing Company

Split Shot Espresso Milk StoutSplit Shot Espresso Milk Stout
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From:
Elysian Brewing Company
 
Washington, United States
Style:
Sweet / Milk Stout
Ranked #384
ABV:
6%
Score:
88
Ranked #13,542
Avg:
3.94 | pDev: 9.9%
Reviews:
183
Ratings:
757
Status:
Active
Rated:
Nov 27, 2023
Added:
Apr 25, 2012
Wants:
  59
Gots:
  158
Split Shot combines the local talents of Elysian Brewing and Stumptown Coffee in a deliciously smooth, very Northwest beer.

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Reviewed by cyclonece09 from Wisconsin

3.94/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Poured from a can into a pint glass. Pours pitch black with a light brown head. Smells of chocolate with slight coffee. Tastes of coffee with slight chocolate. Beer is medium bodied yet easy drinking, good carbonation. Overall, a very good beer.
Nov 27, 2023
 
Rated: 3.82 by BMBCLT from South Carolina

Jun 05, 2022
 
Rated: 3.92 by blissfulNemo from Michigan

Apr 27, 2022
 
Rated: 4.04 by Bear1964 from Nebraska

Feb 07, 2022
 
Rated: 3.14 by megamick from Iowa

Jan 22, 2022
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Reviewed by ChainGangGuy from Georgia

3.82/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4
Appearance: Pours a very dark brown, near black body with a small-sized, light khaki-colored head.

Smell: A chocolate-coffee nose with a softened, sweetish roastiness, a perceived creamy accent and touches of brown sugar and fruit.

Taste: Sugar sweetened coffee that, with a touch of chocolate, gives a tone of mocha (also sugar sweetened) yet also has some cola qualities. A little dark fruitiness, a little tiny pour of cream. Finishes a bit sweet with that same chocolate-coffee-cream hint.

Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium carbonation. Lightly creamy mouthfeel.

Overall: Simple though moderately pleasant.
Jan 10, 2022
 
Rated: 4 by icemanexit from Indiana

Dec 27, 2021
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Reviewed by WoodBrew from Ohio

4.02/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
I got a can of this beer from a Holiday 24pck that I picked up from my local Target store. It poured an opaque dark with ecru ring head that is not leaving any lace. The scent had mocha coffee notes. The taste was nicely balanced and easy to drink with chocolate, coffee and subtle vanilla. The mouthfeel was lighter in body with good carbonation. Overall it is a great beer.
Dec 25, 2021
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Reviewed by Shelbs90 from Montana

2.25/5  rDev -42.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25
smells almost like pbr coffee. was very nervous to try this beer. tastes like a very strong black coffee that’s a day old. definitely not my type of coffee beer
Dec 19, 2021
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Reviewed by Treyliff from West Virginia

4.04/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
12oz can poured into a pint

A- pours black in color with a one-finger creamy khaki head that has good retention

S- a big mocha aroma on the nose gives notes of chocolate syrup, espresso and heavy cream. Undertones of roast, milk sugars, hazelnuts and a hint of caramel

T- sweet milk sugars up front gives notes of vanilla cream, quickly followed by a mocha note that adds chocolate and fresh espresso. The finish gives syrupy chocolate and espresso, that sticks around in the linger

M- medium body with medium carbonation leads to a creamy mouthfeel that continues into a silky finish
Dec 18, 2021
 
Rated: 4.18 by Satsuma from Florida

Dec 06, 2021
 
Rated: 3.75 by jkermitj from Mississippi

Nov 26, 2021
 
Rated: 3.75 by NickMunford from Wyoming

Jul 18, 2021
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Rated by eatsluggs from Florida

3.58/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75
Perfect for breakfast!
Jul 21, 2020
 
Rated: 4 by Corburk from Pennsylvania

Jul 16, 2020
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Reviewed by entheos from California

2.26/5  rDev -42.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2
A very poor tasting coffee stout. It’s rather weak for an espresso and it tastes like bad coffee. The redemption is the alcohol content, but I am not about to drink this again.
Jun 24, 2020
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Rated by Ohknows from Nevada

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
I get a nice, strong coffee smell. I didn’t get a milk flavor or taste. It’s not great but it’s not bad.
Jun 13, 2020
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Reviewed by Spikester from Oregon

4.33/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Pitch black with three fingers of tan head. Rings of lace appear as the head slowly recedes.
Smell is rich dark roast coffee with cocoa nibs.
Taste is dark roast coffee cocoa bitterness with good malt backing.
Mouthfeel is full with good carbonation. Finish is slightly bitter and mildly dry.
Overall a fine Stout. Experience by 6/16/2020.
Jun 09, 2020
 
Rated: 4 by Dalbeast from Wyoming

May 30, 2020
 
Rated: 4.5 by cwm51662 from Indiana

May 25, 2020
Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout from Elysian Brewing Company
Beer rating: 88 out of 100 with 757 ratings