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RATINGS: 221   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
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When life gives you oysters, be sure to brew some killer oyster stout. That’s exactly what Nico Freccia and Shaun O’Sullivan, co-founders of 21st Amendment Brewery did. In a food+beer collaboration with Hog Island Oyster Company co-founders, John Finger and Terry Sawyer, the 21st Amendment Brewery team has created Marooned on Hog Island, the latest beer in their Insurrection Series, a limited edition, once-in-awhile four-pack release of a very special beer that rises up in revolt against common notions of what canned beer can be. Marooned on Hog Island has an ABV of 7.9% and was brewed using Magnum and Willamette hops with an ale yeast, a variety of malts including Pale, Crystal, Chocolate and Carafa, Rolled Oats, White Wheat and the kicker: 450 pounds of Hog Island Sweetwater oyster shells.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
bytemesis (3518) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - FEB 21, 2013
Tap. Pours deep brown black with a medium brown creamy head that dissipates with nice lacing. Aroma of coffee and roasted malts. Flavor is the same, medium sweet, light bitter. Creamy full bodied mouthfeel. I very much enjoyed this beer.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheGB (515) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - FEB 20, 2013
Pours black with a 1/4" brown head. Light aroma of malt, chocolate and hops. Nice taste and a smooth palate.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
strongpieman (1539) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - FEB 16, 2013
Can. Deep black pour, tan head. Thick with a strong roasted malt flavor and sharp bite. Complex flavor

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
bth122 (1296) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 16, 2013
Can. Poured dark brown, two finger head that stayed awhile. Aroma of cocoa, caramel, roasted malt, vanilla. Medium sweetness. Light bitter at end. Medium body. Creamy texture. A typical good stout. Didn’t get much of the oyster shell notes, maybe some slight saltiness. Pretty good.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aracauna (3138) - Georgia, USA - FEB 15, 2013
Nice, rich coffee and and anise. Slight cocoa underneath. Aggressive hopping meshes well. Just a hair watery in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Keyes88 (60) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 13, 2013
Pours a nice black body and a decent tan head. Malty and roasty smell. Lighter body with smooth dry roast flavor. Little carbonation. Great flavor and easy to drink. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dlovell2 (895) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - FEB 11, 2013
UPDATED: SEP 10, 2014 Poured from can dark brown with large tan head. Chocolate, roasted malt aroma. Very nice roasted malt flavor, chocolate flavors and caramel and brown sugar. Hop finish. Good stout but Not as much brine flavor as I have had in other oyster stouts. Creamy feel in mouth.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (8054) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 11, 2013
Cans from Capone’s and Blue Dog. Pours fairly thick dark brownish black with minimal khaki head. Nose is roasty nutty cacaoey dark chocolatey malt, backup hops, blackberry. This one has a nice depth of aroma. Tastes rich, complex, with flavors of pumpernickly malt, cacao, hops, walnut, blackberry, and some black patent malt in there as well as some mineral flavors. This one is very good, and very unique, and yet another great canned beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Capa (2031) - Manama, BAHRAIN - FEB 10, 2013
Dark with a tan head. Aroma is roasted, sweet, chocolate. Medium, smooth body with a finish of light tingly carbonation. Flavor is roasted malts, chocolate, a bit of burnt sugars, light coffee. Finish is lightly bitter from the roasted malts. Solid stout, but less oyster than most oyster stouts I’ve had.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MercyDevice (361) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 10, 2013
Pours a very dark brown and has a light brown head. Rich and spicy, with some malt and bread notes. Interesting (but not bad) aroma. Tastes very good.


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