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RATINGS: 327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   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.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oldno7 (137) - Spokane, Washington, USA - NOV 22, 2009
Pours beautifully with a perfect head. Aroma is faint of chocolate and coffee grounds. The flavor is very good, it starts out smooth and then goes sweet. Very drinkable and enjoyable.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (1473) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - OCT 26, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into a snifter. Black with a finger of light tan head. Aromas of oats, chocolate, roast, subtle dark fruit. Tastes of roasty notes, oats, dark chocolate, a slight bit of vanilla, hint of raisin/dark fruit. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gam (3287) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 24, 2014
Deep beige head dark pour medium strong carbonation aromas roast coffee chocolate rich oat the flavours roast coffee sharp sweet oat roast coffee medium bitter mild cocoa chocolate nothing special the finish cannot really come into this one as any good tastes are okay but very flat sort of stout some richness but not a winner

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (5986) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 2, 2014
this is a big, dry, smooth, chocolatey oatmeal stout. very well done. one of the best in this style iíve had in a while."

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
winto (30) - Washington, USA - SEP 12, 2014
nose: like a concentrated black butte porter. perfect. palate: this is everything i want in a stout. strong cocoa but not too sweet, not roasted to starbux levels where itís just charcoaly and bitter, super aromatic, not over-hopped, great creamy carbonation to offset the sweetness and long pleasant cacao finish. beautiful on so many levels. i was hesitant to give it a perfect score but iíve had too many stouts that were just gross.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsnicholas (181) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - SEP 11, 2014
!Bottle (22oz $4):pours black with a little tan jean. The bitter sweet chocolate taste a little to much. To many others to try but not bad.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
dudesmccool (4) - - AUG 7, 2014 does not count
What flavor! What smooooooothnes. Best of the best here folks. My all time favorite beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sjacklyn (13) - Michigan, USA - JUL 31, 2014
A good oatmeal Stout. I could drink a few of these. Not sure what else to say, so I wonít.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bule (795) - California, USA - JUN 28, 2014
On tap at Kin. Pours a dark black color with some beige head. Mild roasted malt and hops. Mildly sweet. Nicely balanced.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jbuskirk (460) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Oatis encompasses all of the best aspects of the Oatmeal Stout. Rich, smooth, sweet - itís all here. The note of chocolate - brownie-like and fused with some coffee roast - is brilliant. While the hops are present enough to wash the palate, Oatis never lets you forget that itís a malty, creamy brew. A killer option for pairing with dessert, Oatis is an awesomely balanced Stout with warmth and velvety sleekness to spare.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Koskela (290) - Marysville, California, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Choc and sweet almost grainy flavor come from this deep brown brew with a light brown head. The flavor is choc and sweetness with that slight oatmeal flavor in the end. The bitterness comes at the end and in good combo. Itís a pretty decent full bodied brew with a good carb. And a slight dry flavor/mouthfeel at then end.


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