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RATINGS: 335   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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3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Storm_Shadow (115) - British Columbia, - SEP 14, 2013
Enjoyed this one ! Pours real dark almost black. Aroma of malt, roasted coffee and oats. Tastes sweet with some chocolate notes. Forget the afternoon coffee and grab one !


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cantabrian (879) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 6, 2014
Very silky. Aroma is olives in brine, and flavour is brunt toast, oat malts and,... not much more. Pretty much uni-dimensional. Not my favourite.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
78samh (173) - Olympia, Washington, USA - NOV 29, 2014
12 oz bottle pours black with a tan head. Strong toasty and smokey aroma. Taste is sweet roasted malts with hints of coffee, cocoa, smoke and toast. Robust and flavorful stout. Not bad.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ajnepple (2526) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - NOV 26, 2014
12 oz bottle from Total Wine & More - Gilbert, AZ. Dark roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, earthy hops, light bitterness, molasses, light licorice and a touch of dark fruits. Good.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Hanan (80) - NW Phoenix, Arizona, USA - NOV 20, 2014
As advertised. High end stout. Beautiful. Ninkasi's gonna blow up. So good!!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
KennyB (2) - Reno, Nevada, USA - NOV 16, 2014 does not count
Awesome offering by Ninkasi. Very balanced stout. I recommend it to someone looking for a stout that isnít bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SODAK14 (294) - Rapid City, South Dakota, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Pours VERY dark with a small head. Nice tasting with a bit of a dry finish. A slight taste of chocolate with a pretty high alcohol content...good for a cold night!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
cblado (247) - Washington, USA - NOV 11, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a deep black color, nearly opaque. Aroma is yeast, roasted hops, and a toasty malt. Flavor is rather sour up front, but quickly turns into a backside of sweetness. Palate is quite thick. Overall an excellent stout, and a great cold-weather beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thegreenrooster (3299) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 6, 2014
Pour is a black with a average tan head. Aroma is a nice roasty, toasty dark malt. Flavor is more of that thick roasted malt with a little chocolate and coffee. Leaves a nice thick roasted malt residue on the tongue as this goes down. A very thick but heavily roasted oat goodness.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GenDV138 (1768) - 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 (3338) - 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


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