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RATINGS: 320   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Just in time for the rainy weather... Seasonís Greetings from Ninkasi! The Holidays are about family and Otis is the newest member of the Ninkasi family. This Oatmeal Stout is named after Otis, the black lab of our working brewer and part owner. Rich robust flavor, silky oatmeal body, and cheek-warming strength fights off the cold winter months. Whether youíre with family, friends, or alone, Oatmeal Stout is perfect for warming the heart.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hockeybeerguy (1618) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - JAN 5, 2014
It pours a dark brown close to black colored body with a slim half finger off-white/tan foamy head, some lacing slides into the body as it goes down. The aroma has some dark roasted malts, light coffee, slightly oaty. The taste has some roasted sweetness, slight chocolate, bittersweet chocolate aftertaste, and ends with a dry finish. Its somewhat easy on the palate. Overall, this is a good oatmeal stout, definitely worthy of many more pours and as a breakfast stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Squizzle (135) - Idaho, USA - DEC 23, 2013
This is a good Stout. Itís one of those stouts I can actually drink more than one of.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Haslinger (865) - The World of Beer, Texas, USA - DEC 18, 2013
on tap @ Provisions Market, pours a deep brown with a frothy foamy head, smells a bit lackluster, slight hops but not much else, taste is smooth malt and a hint of oatmeal and bread. Quite good

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
harrymel (1480) - Spokane, Washington, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Bottled: unk A: dark brown on black with a sheet of light mocha foam. Spotty lace. S: Smells like a bag of buttered popcorn (before it gets popped). This is a complete failure to the nose for a stout. That being said, itís almost fetish like with itís tones. T: Still buttery, with some roasted malts, burnt caramel, a weird manure tone. M: medium on full bodied with lower carb, semi dry finish. Pretty decent here. O: This beer is not a good example of an oatmeal stout. could be the bottle, but I wonít know unless somebody else gives me some of their bottle, because this is shite. Serving type: bottle 12-09-2011

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Davhgbrew (929) - Coconut Creek, Florida, USA - DEC 2, 2013
Black color, tan head. Aroma of cinnamon and charcoal. Sips full and with alcohol up front with big oat taste. ..duh itís called oatis! Creamy texture with the roasted burnt malt flavors. High alcohol is pretty prevalent, but Iím drinkin it fast so it might be different as it warms.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmikolich (1438) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - NOV 29, 2013
12oz stubby bottle, really flaked oat heavy, which is th point.. enjoy this very much.. medium to light body but solid taste milk chocolate goodness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Brentv (310) - Portland, Oregon, USA - NOV 25, 2013
Served in a glass at a local fishhouse - not sure if it was from a bottle or tap. Black with aroma of chocolate and roasted malts. Similar flavor, and lots of it, neither sweet nor bitter. Creamy.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
coreyc1221 (260) - Truckee, California, USA - NOV 20, 2013
Dark malt, chocolate and cream aroma. Black black red hue with a thin tan head. Dark malt and coffee start with a cream and of course oat aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadRobin (1859) - Silver Spring, USA - OCT 28, 2013
On tap at Frisco Tap House & Brewery in Columbia, MD. Opaque, brown-black with a tan head and excellent lacing. Aroma of roasted chocolate malt, oats, sweet roasted malt, light coffee and mild hops. Taste of sweet chocolate malt, oats, light coffee and mild hops. Full/medium body and medium/low carbonization with a vey nice mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DocJitsu (836) - Florida, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Pours a very dark brown with a pillowy, sudsy, dark, grey-taupe head. Coffee, smoky, date, English bitter aromas. Underlying wetness with some light astringency overarching. Ripe, British fruitiness, a little smoky coffee, all well-blended. Very nice stout.

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