Milk Stout (Mikkeller)

Style: Milk/Sweet Stout 6.0% ABV From: Gypsy Brewer, Places Unknown Brewer’s Note: “Warning: Mikkeller Milk Stout can cause excessive gas in stomach”   The beer’s label is appropriately a “Mikeller-style person” with a milk moustache. I personally find the Mikeller cartooning a bit odd and not quite to my style, but I definitely do appreciate its quirkiness. The label is artistic and simplistic with easily … Continue reading Milk Stout (Mikkeller)

Ellen’s Coffee Stout (Atlantic Brewing Company)

ABV: 5.4% Hops: Pilgrim, Goldings Malts: Black Patten, Crystal, Roasted Barley, Malted Barley, Chocolate Yeast: Nottigham From: Bar Harbor, ME Brewer’s Note: “This limited edition stout is brewed using fresh roasted coffee from our local roaster, Crooked Porch Coffee of Bar Harbor, Maine, and milk sugar in addition to barley malts. Adding a touch of natural Madagascar vanilla yields a touch of gentle sweetness and creaminess to the brew.” … Continue reading Ellen’s Coffee Stout (Atlantic Brewing Company)

Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout (Left Hand Brewing Company)

Style: Nitro Milk/Sweet Stout 6.0% ABV 25 IBU’s Malts: Pale 2-Row, Crystal, Munich, Roasted Barley, Flaked Oats, Flaked Barley, Chocolate Hops: Magnum, US Goldings Brewer’s Note: “Dark & delicious, America’s great milk stout will change your perception about what a stout can be.Pouring hard out of the bottle, Milk Stout Nitro cascades beautifully, building a tight, thick head like hard whipped cream. The aroma is … Continue reading Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout (Left Hand Brewing Company)

2X Stout (Southern Tier Brewing Company)

Style: Milk Stout 7.5% ABV Brewed With: 2 Varieties of Hops and 3 Types of Malts I have mixed feelings on the bottle.  I love the cows on the bottom that fan out, and I love the random upside down cows and the smaller rays of cows in between.  I like the brown and tan color scheme to depict the milk stout though it does … Continue reading 2X Stout (Southern Tier Brewing Company)