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RATINGS: 208   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Malty and creamy, and very smooth. Very Drinkable and a quite well made. "Slow Elk" is the nickname for a cow, which are sometimes mistaken for Elk?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (4900) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Sampled at the Tucson fest. Black with a ring. A light roasted nose. Cream and chocolate flavors. Cool name, too. Very easy to drink. A hint of bittering hops. Nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
bpr77 (264) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Pours black, hints of coffee and unsweetened chocolate are noticeable...flavor is chocolate malty and the thing that struke me was a fruity ale flavor...body is noticeably light for a stout and more carbonation than i have had in one finishes powdery gritty pretty good beer but probably will pass on buying again...didnt catch my attention

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
smith4498 (3009) - Miami, Florida, USA - SEP 28, 2012
Bottle from a trade with cbkschubert. Pours dark brown color with tan head. Roasted malt aroma with hints of chocolate. Milk chocolate flavor with moderately roasted malts and a slightly ashy finish. Medium body with moderate carbonation and a creamy mouthfeel. Thanks Craig.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aquilo (539) - Berkeley, California, USA - SEP 22, 2012
Black with a thin head. Aroma is roasted malt and baking cookies. Flavor is bitter and sweet, and the sweetness is almost too much. Smooth mouthfeel. Good overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Finhead (1165) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - SEP 21, 2012
Pitch black with a frothy, tan head. The aroma has oatmeal and milk chocolate along with light caramel. It has a medium body with a creamy texture and average carbonation. The taste is sweet with a smooth, easy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - SEP 16, 2012
bottle in the mixed case pours black with a medium tan head. Aroma is lactose, big roast and coffee. Flavor is semi-sweet cocoa and roast with a dry finish. Nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bbrock81 (304) - Le Mars, Iowa, USA - SEP 15, 2012
Pours opaque brown-black with a smallish tan head. Aroma is standard stout, roasty, malty, coffee. Flavor is fairly typical as well, very well balanced, coffee and roastiness, a bit of hoppiness, a nice malt base. Palate is excellent, this is where the oats really come in to play, smoothing everything out very nicely. Overall a good oatmeal stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmoreau (2359) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - SEP 11, 2012
On tap at the annual CBS picnic, and self served to clear plastic with a black/brown color, light tan, creamy head foam, and curtainy cling to the lacing. The aroma was some graininess, and well toasted, nearly roasted malt at this point. Roastiness came forward in the flavor as dry coffee and a little cocoa. Also present were low hop bitterness, not much sweetness, soft carbonation, light to medium body, and a somewhat thin texture. Okay.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mintzmeet (195) - Seattle, Washington, USA - AUG 19, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 2, 2012 Burnt hot fudge aroma. Malty and creamy. Nice nutty toasted flavor. Roasted malt. Pretty thick. Frothy. hints of caramel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
luttonm (2192) - Belgrade, SERBIA - AUG 15, 2012
12Oz. Dark watery black, sour sweet malting. Mild oaty crisp bite. Sour and light, alright.

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