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A dry stout brewed with Rappahannock River oysters.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (3187) - McLean, Virginia, USA - APR 22, 2013
From a 12 oz bottle shared in Avon NC. Pours a cloudy dark cola with an off white head. Toasted biscuit aroma. Flavors roasted malt, saltines and just a hint of oyster. Nice balance. Mellow aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gam (3216) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 21, 2013
Biege block head dark pour medium carbonation aromas sea spray like note liquorice fruit the flavours creamy rich chocolate coffee smooth some liquorice and fruit good tasting stout finish aftertastes oyster very noticeable coffee and chocolate mix good on palate smooth stout sweet and bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (3960) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2013
Bottle. Black with a small head.Some maltiness and a medium body. Pleasant but nothing exceptional.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
omega (684) - NEW ZEALAND - APR 20, 2013
Looks better than it tastes. Not a big fan of oysters to start with, this beer does not have the richness and depth I was hoping for.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
starewich (141) - - APR 19, 2013
I had oysters once in my life, years ago, and I’d completely forgotten what they tasted like. The smell of this stuff is so strong I remembered just pouring it into a glass. The taste here, thankfully, is mostly stout, with the oyster adding a strong but interesting saltiness. The finish is very dry. I had a hard time drinking a whole glass of this but it was a worthwhile experience.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JorisPPattyn (7885) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - APR 19, 2013
Small tan-brown head over very deep brown, opaque beer. Inviting coffee nose, dessert coffee, café crème, moccha. Coffee, roasted coffeebeans, bit ashy, very dry. Finish seems to sport alcohol freely (at 5.5% ABV??), and also chili. There is something mineral, but I couldn’t link it to oyster nor mother-of-pearl. Spritzy feel, enhanced by the strange chili experience. Slick, only medium bodied. Nice. Says it all.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Furseth (1949) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - APR 19, 2013
Sample from bottle at ÖWGBG-2013: Brown clear colour, brown head. Aroma had a dominans of fruity,salty,grassy,sweet malty mix. Flavor had a amouth mouthfeeling of caramelly,and salt, Thin body, mediu fruity finsih.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Miamibeachlira (3) - Florida, USA - APR 18, 2013 does not count
Fantastic dry finish ... Light coffee aroma and taste at the end ... Deep black color ... Light head the disappears almost immediately ... Medium carbonation, again .. The dry finish is more evident as you drink more of it ... Enjoyable and a must have with the actual oysters ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Darwenus (549) - Virginia, USA - APR 17, 2013
Dark chocolate body with orangish highlights, there’s very little head or lace, just a smooth, dark surface. The aroma has a muted, kind of synthetic quality that I don’t enjoy. There’s a little bit of a chocolate quality to the smell, but it seems artificial. The flavor is a little tangy during the swallow, but it all remains fairly muted. Muted malt, dull, indistinct background character. Meh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hakloev (3) - - APR 17, 2013 does not count
Nice color, nice and powerfull experience! Good and long aftertaste! Recommended! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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