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RATINGS: 248   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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A Founders take on a classic style, brewed with a generous amount of flaked oats, chocolate malt, roasted barley and a healthy helping of Nugget hops, Founders Oatmeal Stout is nitrogen-infused to give it an extra smooth and creamy mouthfeel. An attractive cascade effect gives this beer its forthright visual appeal—and the body and clean flavor delivers on that initial promise.


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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
metalhead0043 (144) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - OCT 12, 2013
On tap at Triangle Wine Co. Pours black with a light tan colored head. Aroma is sweet, bready and slightly malty. Tastes like slight chocolate and oatmeal, kind of watery too though. Body was much thinner than I like. Slightly creamy but not really enough to make up for how thin and watery it tasted. This is the first beer from Founders that I have come away from highly unimpressed.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christpuncher (948) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 8, 2014
Smokey and bitter draft pour. Very black coffee flavored. Pours almost black. Had at world of beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Busick (352) - South Carolina, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Loved the beer without the CO2...excellent beginning to a Founder’s Beer Dinner!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rdixon77 (602) - Georgia, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Black pour with fluffy khaki head. Nose and taste were malty, nutty, with a touch of sweetness. Palate was perfectly creamy. Enjoyed it.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Enwiebe (100) - - JUN 22, 2014
6/22/14. Draft at Brew. Pours inky black with a nice nitro head. Reasonable compromise for a session stout. Super roasty notes but only a light hop nose. A bit thin body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (3845) - Frisco, Texas, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Bottle. The look is dark, big dense head, and black in color. The smell is lighter, malty, dusty, cocoa, oats, and ok. The taste is oats, malts, cocoa, dry, and ok.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ebone1988 (203) - Wyoming, Michigan, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Beer #200. Aroma is robust, roasted malt, chocolate, oat. Appearance is dark brown, light tan head. Taste is great, lots of nutty flavor, roast, I’m blown away for a low abv. Mouthfeel is perfect, creamy, soft carbonation. Overall, I should never doubt Founders. This is amazing.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ross (2073) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - JUN 11, 2014
Tap. Dark black color, tan thick head on it. Smells like chocolate, oats, etc. Taste is sweet, thick, flat body (expected), tastes like what I feel like Guinness should taste like. Stellar beer, easy to drink, thick, but not too filling. Great stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mstrcrwly (231) - New York, USA - JUN 8, 2014
On draft, poured into a pint glass..black pour with fluffy tan head..aroma of roasted malts,coffee,cocoa..creamy,dry mouthfeel..good low abv stout.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DCLawyer (1358) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Draft->shaker at Westover Beer Garden. Near black with creamy tan head. Roasted malt with creamy coffee and hints of cocoa. Subdued, a little dry on the finish. OK.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
EyeAmBaldman (188) - Illinois, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Pours dark mahogany with a thick long lasting tan head. Not bitter at all. Aroma is dark malts and chocolate. Taste is muted and creamy. Smooth and dry on the backend. Very good.


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