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Indiana City Shadow Boxer Oatmeal Stout



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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Indyís premier Stout. Shadow Boxer is a rich full-bodied oatmeal stout, featuring dark roasted malt aroma with hints of vanilla and robust coffee-like flavor. In honor of the brawlers. Fists at your chin. Plant your feet. Jab. Jab. Overhand right. Repeat. Lace up!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kathouse (1626) - Nevada, USA - NOV 5, 2015
Only a ring of foam tops the deep brown liquid. Coffee and chocolate aroma is mimicked in the flavor. Roast finish is drier than the sweet stout moniker.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (5640) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 17, 2015
Black pour from draft at their brewery. Milky and fresh cocoa aroma. Slightly smokey flavor. Roasty and creamy. Very good beer. One of my favorites today

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
patrick767 (4010) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 27, 2014
tap at the brewery - Pours near black with a tan head and has an aroma of roast malt, coffee, and smoke. Not sure why Iím thinking smoked as itís not a smoked beer, but thatís alright. It has a good roast malt and coffee flavor, a full body, and dark roast malt that lingers on the palate. Very well done.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Block (2207) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Had this as a part of a flight tasting. This was a great stout. High in alcohol with a robust body. A light coffee flavor with more dominate roasted malts, caramel, and dark chocolate. A bit of spice which may have lead to my slight teriyaki flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrSilverworm (9671) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Taster on tap at the brewery. Black color. Good thin light brown head, leaves good lace. Nice bigger earthy bitter hop character, I like that. Bigger coffee, good roast malt aromas. Dark chocolate. Good longer aftertaste, big flavor for the ABV. Very roasty, good bitterness. Medium to bigger body, smooth, lighter carbonation, good chewiness. This is a fantastic oatmeal stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
phaleslu (9384) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 24, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 25, 2014 Growler from RapeBeer- thanks a ton, Nico! Very generous. Pours a deep, opaque, basically black color with a bit of tan head that quickly dissipates into a ring with an island of thin film. Aroma of coffee, dark chocolate, nuts, toast, tobacco, and a little fudge. Flavor is mostly the same- starts and finishes with coffee, oatmeal, earth, tobacco, nuts, toast, and dark chocolate. Light-medium bodied, with a roasty mouthfeel and low to moderate carbonation. Good, roasty oatmeal stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
b3shine (8114) - Indiana, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Draft to taster. Looks good; a fairly opaque dark brownish black with light beige lacing. Smells solid; dark malt, coffee, roast, and a bit of dark chocolate. Tastes like it smells with a solid mouthfeel. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
queenholly (3623) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Growler. Chocolate/coffee/mocha and peaty oat aroma. Black brown with a minimal head. Chocolate, mocha, and peaty oat flavor. Body on the lighter side of medium, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
WozWx (83) - Lafayette, Indiana, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Pretty nice little oatmeal stout! Excellent color with great smell and taste off coffee, chocolate, and oatmeal.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LilBeerDoctor (3737) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 22, 2013
On tap at the brewery. Pours a dark brown with a thick light tan head. Aroma of coffee grounds, roasted malt, bitter chocolate, roasted nuts. Flavor of roasted malts, nuts, light coffee, chocolate, charred malt. Great stout with a slight coffee presence. 8/4/8/4/15 (3.9/5)

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