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Magnolia Stout of Circumstance
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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our most popular dark beer is a hearty, chewy oatmeal stout (8% oats in the grist). Lots of body, as you would expect coming from the West Coast oatmeal stout tradition. The dark, roasted character is caramel- and chocolatelike with a decided smoothness. Hops are, again, an assortment, and come across mostly in flavor and aroma, not bitterness.


3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joet (2538) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - JUL 27, 2001
Good brown foam but quick to fold, oat creaminess, bit of rye, not much hops but very nice coffee and toffee flavors.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Walt (2449) - Austin, Texas, USA - OCT 25, 2006
Pour is dark black with a dense brown head...smell is rich and roasty chocolate nose...taste is sweet and roasty with some light coffee bitterness and some fruitiness in the finish...

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kwoeltje (2233) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - SEP 7, 2004
Black with small tan head. Roast malt aroma. Flavor is roast malt and coffee, with noticable hops in the finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Odeed (1799) - Bakersfield, California, USA - OCT 16, 2004
damn this is good off the tap!!!!its not a "big beer" in any way,but it sure is good.very smooth and lots of body.just how i like my stouts.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
aspidites (1272) - manteca, California, USA - MAR 10, 2005
Nice session stout. good amlt flavors. mocha and and roast with a bit of liqourice and toffee. very clean and soft mouth feel very soft well done for strength.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
AleDrinker (1089) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 10, 2007
Pours black with a dark-brown head (I’m excited already). Flavor is coffee and burnt malt. Just by the smell I know there is a huge quantity of black patent... My tongue drips in anticipation. Flavor is just as I expected huge burnt coffee, flavor is balanced by the full body and sweetness. I was expecting the mouthfeel to be a little silkier since they call this an OATMEAL stout but still REALLY DAMN GOOD!

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChillCoat (1029) - Concord, California, USA - MAY 15, 2007
Draft. Pitch black pour with a creamy tan head. toasted malt, dough and chocolate aroma. Rich and creamy with some slight chocolate flavors. Dry and somewhat dusty with a nice even, toasted malt body. Clean finish.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
MarkSachon (937) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 15, 2016
Draft at Magnolia Pub and Brewery in San Francisco. A very tasty and pleasant stout that left me surprised at the quality of ingredients and taste. Try it --- you’ll love it!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hooker (467) - Coquitlam, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 4, 2005
Clean black colour with thick creamy chocolate brown head. Strong roasted malt nose. Big roasted malt taste with lingering dry hop finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
y0cola (361) - fremont, California, USA - AUG 29, 2006
dark. im rubbing it on my vag. dark coffee colored head. dark black cock. ugh..smells a little bit chocolatey. a little burnt but faint smell. tastes rough a little milky. burnt crispy umm


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