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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.7/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 188   ABV: 6.25%
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President Ulysses S. Grant’s (Uly to his friends) Chocolate Oatmeal Stout is what this ale is all about! As dark as the mines of Galena, this stout has a rich and creamy tanned head which leaves beautiful lacing in your glass as it is enjoyed. You will savor the profound notes of chocolate and roasted malt which dominate its flavor profile. Roasted coffee notes linger on the palate to entice the next sip!


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2473) - Illinois, USA - MAY 22, 2014
[Bottle] Deep brown colored pour is almost opaque. Chestnut colored foamy head. Aromas of milk chocolate, dark brown sugar, light vanilla and oats. Taste is of cocoa powder, mocha, vanilla, ash and anise. The finish seemed to hint at chicory too. Creamy texture. Fair lacing. Nicely balanced.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nuplastikk (4708) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 11, 2013
12oz bottle. Brown-black body. Creamy beige head. Bigger side of medium bodied, very fresh and sessionable. Caramel, chocolate. Easy going, a touch watery, touch of roast. OK.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
madvike (2907) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - APR 24, 2013
Bottle shared by nuplastikk...thanks Greg! - Pours dark brownish black with a foamy tan head. Nose is a bit of sour milk, smooth dark malt--though not a ton of pungency in the smell. Taste is smooth and mellow with dark bread malt, prominent oatmeal, and some chocolate. Thickish with a really smooth carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (6980) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - APR 21, 2013
Tap at the brewpub. Dark pour with a frothy cream head. Lots of roasted coffee, mild chocolate, and some licorice. Smooth palate. Solid.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (3124) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 28, 2012
Dark pour from bottle. Brown head. Rich coffee taste. Smooth and easy drinking. Love it ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
boozedude (1998) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - OCT 26, 2012
Pours black with dark brown head..aroma of prune, and coifffee... Taste is toasted malts, chocolate, ... Very smooth.. Love it

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jimmeekrek (52) - - MAY 9, 2012
Thanks to Dembonz for bottle share. Pours a medium brown color with medium carbonation. Slight sweetness leads to a dry semi-bitter dark chocolate finish. Absolutely loved the aroma on this brew, solid stout.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
demmbonz (592) - Erin, Wisconsin, USA - APR 21, 2012
Nearly opaque. Nice head. Nice lacing. Nice bitter toasted malt flavors. A very good stout.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drywallman (334) - Lake in the Hills, Illinois, USA - DEC 19, 2011
Bottles picked up at the brewery. Poured near black with a moderately lasting dark beige head. The malt had the chocolate and licorice thing going on, which was pretty good. The hops were an herbal package that unfolded nicely. This was as expected for a sweet stout.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drowland (6169) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - NOV 20, 2011
On tap at the Great Taste of the Midwest. The aroma touches on chocolate and coffee but not much else. Mildly chocolate and coffee flavor, mixed with water and seltzer. Meh.


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