Brewed by Howe Sound Brewing
Style: Stout
Squamish, Canada


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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A traditional oatmeal stout with an intense roast barley flavors and mildly hopped using Willamette and Nugget hops. The robust flavour is balanced with a smooth creamy finish. It is named for the razor’s edge ridge that comes off the south flank of Mount Garibaldi’s Atwell Peak
12.5 Plato

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Masterkush7 (580) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 16, 2014
Big dark and smooth. Good roast but not bitter. Flavours of coffee and chocolate. Slight hop bitterness. Good carbonation. Overall a solid enjoyable oatmeal stout

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andrewturba (1190) - Alberta, CANADA - MAR 11, 2014
Pours a very dark black with a decent sized tan head that settles pretty quickly. Aroma is rich roasted malts, coffee, cocoa, earthy and lightly sweet. Flavour is rich maltiness, roasted malts, cocoa, mild licorice, a touch earthy, a mild bitterness sweet thing going on and a nice velvety smooth mouth feel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
beersighted (134) - - MAR 2, 2014
A traditional sweet oatmeal stout with distinct maltiness from the barley. Rich in flavor and mouthfeel, but missing the big head associated with many oatmeal stouts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
daknole (10346) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Standard brown pour with a lighter brown head. Overly roasty, dry, cocoa nibs, ashy. Not my favorite.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Thisis12ptfont (1008) - Los Angeles, CA, California, USA - FEB 28, 2014
On tap in Vancouver, Canada. Aroma is vanilla, soft chocolate, subtle toffee and milky caramel. Appears black with a thin tan foam and decent lace. Taste is thick dark chocolate, toffee bar, milk chocolate, nutty almond, cocoa flakes, strong roast and sticky caramel. Overall, I thought this was actually really nice. Good stuff from Canada.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maley1 (899) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 9, 2014
Black pour with huge fluffy tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, earthy, leather. Taste of roasted malts, hint of chocolate, touch of coffee and a nice oatmeal backbone. Medium carbonation, a touch thin but overall a very good high quality brew, much enjoyed!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Tformby (4) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2013 does not count
Big dark and smooth. Good roast but not bitter. 1 liter resealable bottle a plus for this home brewer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
piscator34 (2178) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 28, 2013
Draft sample at Barley Bros. Almost black in colour with medium carbonation. Aromas are of dark roast coffee, milk chocolate, and pale malt. The roast is very strong in the mouth, and is backed by notes of vanilla fudge, and a bit of red wine. Light bodied for the style, but not bad overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AgentAle (1167) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 22, 2013
Aroma:light roasty aroma Taste:creamy malt tadte but very light and somewhat shallow Appearance: dark body with creamy head

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
drpimento (2533) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 20, 2013
Man, this is good brew. Poured a tad warm with a colossal, foamy, frothy, fluffy, tan head that lasts for a while and a bit a lace. Color is a clear, almost opaque garnet. Aroma is roast, malt, dark old leather, earth, hint of funk. Flavors somewhat like nose with bittersweet malt and tang up front and very well balanced. Body is strangely light yet full with spot on carbonation. Finish is like flavor, a hint of smoke and good length. Super drinkable. Wish we could get it locally.

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