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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Our Old Neighborhood Oatmeal Porter will take you back to the good old days. This classic dark ale is rich and robust, yet silky smooth. Its distinct roasty essence is deliciously balanced with a slight sweetness creating a porter that boasts intense flavors.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5727) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAR 31, 2013
Thanks to blut59 for sharing this bottle. Dark brown with a tan head. Aroma is heavy on the chocolate and roasted malt. Flavor is chocolate, oats and roasted malt. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AR (1000) - Georgia, USA - MAR 13, 2013
This is a full-bodied porter that has a robust flavor of coffee, chocolate, and a slight hint of cherry.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
magsinva (878) - Virginia, USA - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle from Bruisiní Ales - Entering old ratings from October and November 2012, reviews to come... Eventually..

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jw0406 (778) - atlanta, Georgia, USA - FEB 9, 2013
12 oz bottle pours a brown color with an off white head. Aromas of roasted malt, nutty, some chocolate. Medium bodied, smooth, very nice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Imaena (1837) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JAN 28, 2013
Draught. This is a pretty generic porter that leaves a good bit to be desired. I would give it a miss.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SpringsLicker (3152) - Tennessee, USA - JAN 10, 2013
Deep dark brown under a tan head. Roast malt and cocoa aroma. The flavor is simple and straight forward. Lightly sweet, some roast malt bitterness to balance it. A bit thin. Maybe more disappointed because Iíve had a few others that were much better and I expected more from ME.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 31, 2012

Date: November 09, 2012
Mode: Draft
Source: Brick Store Pub
Appearance: opaque brown, frothy tan head
Aroma: dry chocolate aroma, touch of caramel sweetness, light nutty character
Flavor: rich chocolate flavor, light sweetness, balancing earthyness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
monk191 (936) - California, USA - DEC 22, 2012
An interesting oatmeal stout. Pours a dark brown, with a brown head. Smell is strange, a little hit of vinegar, almost like green olives. Taste is smooth and a little sweet, but a little boring. Leaves a slightly bitter aftertaste. Not bad, but not great either. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
italianjohn (2342) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Deep brown pour orange hue ... thin off white head that was quickly diminishing ... aroma of caramel, roasted and chocolate malts .... taste is of roasted and caramel malts with a little burnt bitter flavor .... finishes dry and roasted with a nice light bitter bite ... mouthfeel is a little silky and slick .... simple porter decent

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ChainGangGuy (4386) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - DEC 8, 2012
12 ounce bottle - $1.99 at Total Wine & More in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Bottled On: "100412"

Appearance: Pours a very dark brown body with a medium-small, light beige head.

Smell: A nose of coffee-hinted roast, oats, bakerís chocolate aaanndd, well thatís it. Not alot going on here, aromawise.

Taste: Roasted malts, some nutty oak flakes, and the bakerís chocolate all carrying over from the aroma. Fairly light on the sweetness. Low dark fruitiness. Minor hop character and imparted bitterness. Semi-dry finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium carbonation. Itís certainly not the creaminess thing on the block.

Overall: A little bland, a little ho-hum. Itís certainly not Mother Earthís best effort to date.


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