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RATINGS: 311   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Just in time for the rainy weather... Season’s 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 you’re with family, friends, or alone, Oatmeal Stout is perfect for warming the heart.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beergeek23322 (2030) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2013
January 2011. 22 oz. bottle. Dark brown with a tan head. Roasted malt, coffee and chocolate aromas. Rich and robust, very nice mouthfeel. Smooth finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
GT2 (7896) - Carlsbad, California, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Tap at Commons Santa Monica. Thick coffee foam. Clear deep cola brown. Nose is tootsie roll, paper, dusty. Taste is tangy, lemon, lots of acid extraction, bitter roasty coffee. Some thick chocolate. Palate is definitely lactic and a bit too tart for style.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jnance34 (3) - Raleigh, USA - AUG 20, 2013 does not count
Smells like chocolate and caramel, tastes like chocolate and coffee. Nice balance of sweetness and bitterness. Great oatmeal stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
baraciisch (1530) - USA - AUG 17, 2013
Thick black pour... Aroma of sweet roasted malts, hint of vanilla... Flavor is oats, roasted malts, with notes of dark chocolate and coffee... Really solid everyday stout ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stevoj (1705) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Excellent stout. Black as night with thin creamy beige head. Aroma is molasses and burnt toast, Taste is smooth, Mouthfeel velvety, dark chocolate, espresso. Smooth and drinkable, and delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cthomas2390 (200) - Colorado, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Pours black with no head. Coffee aromas but little else. Slight sweet chocolate and coffee flavors with a bit of sweetness. Bit of oiliness on the palate but too harshly carbonated for a stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (936) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - JUL 31, 2013
Solid but non descript. Hits all the notes you expect it to, without excelling at any. Nevertheless, good. B. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AbbeyRoade (259) - Missouri, USA - JUL 31, 2013
The best oatmeal stout I’ve tried to date! Very smooth and an excellent body to hold the deep chocolate/malty flavors in. Incredibly refreshing and has a wonderful chocolate/malt aroma. Great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (1342) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUN 30, 2013
7.2% from Sugaya. 500 yen or so. Dark viscous pour with a brown head of foam. Notes of chocolate & a hint of coffee in the aroma. A solid flavor of roast coffee, chocolate and a slight bitterness and a touch of nuttiness in the finish/aftertaste. The oatmeal gave it a creamy full body. Quite good, an above average stout.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Onehelm (12) - California, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Tasty coffee aftertaste that stays there like chocolate. Beautiful black color. Very aromatic, can be used for beer aroma therapy. Balanced and 5 minutes later the flavor turns nutty. Great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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