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Power House Diesel Oil Stout
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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.67/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A milk stout. Social Lubricant, a beer that lives up to its name. This is a black stout beer with a firm brown head. We add a little bit of lactose for ballast. Columbus is home to Cummins Inc., makers of diesel engines. This beer is dedicated to the hard working men and women of Cummins


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (11071) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 9, 2009
Draft sample at IBG Winterfest 2009. Poured black color with an average frothy brown head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate roasted coffee and chocolate aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture. Medium roasted bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate to long duration. My expectations where more then met.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
shrubber85 (7947) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JAN 22, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 7, 2013 Tap. Roasted malt and coffee aroma. Oil black with thin head. Coffee and roasted malt flavor with light licorice. Light astringent finish. Very tasty, full bodied brew - great beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (6945) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 3, 2014
2oz taster on tap, at HopCat Broad Ripple. Very dark brown color, kind of clear around the edges. Minimal ring of off-white head. Leaves good spread of lace, though. Great bigger coffee up front, some dark chocolate, mild roast malt. Moderate bitter taste, light sweet -- a lot less sweet than expected for a sweet stout, a good bit of earthy hops on this guy. Medium plus body. Smooth, kind of chewy lighter carbonation. Lightly crisp, light slick finish. Great milk stout, I’m a fan.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BBB63 (6154) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - MAR 29, 2008
Tap at "brewery" and served in pint glass: I only had time for a couple but found that was not gonna be an issue since they only had one of their beers on tap, nice guest tap list however (but still disappointing): Jet black hue with a small fading frothy head and spotty lace. The aroma has notes of coffee, charred malt, chocolate, lactic twang, fig and plum, herbal hops, and a earthy yeast esters. The taste starts mildly sweet but a kick of lactic sourness and fruit helps the balance. The finish is bitter with a coffee and hop character. The mouth feel is soft and medium-bodied with a moderate astringent finish. All in all a solid offering, hope to try more of the beers from the new brewer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
b3shine (5825) - Indiana, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Draft to taster. Looks good; black with tan head. Smells and tastes solid; sweet and malty with notes of chocolate. Nice and creamy on the palate. A good stout.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thedm (4971) - Fort Wayne, USA - SEP 21, 2013
This draft brew on nitro from a restaurant poured a medium sized head of foamy finely sized light brown colored bubbles that were very long lasting and left behind a no visible carbonation opaque except at the edges black colored body and an excellent lacing. The weak aroma was brown malt dark chocolate and dark malt. The smooth mouth feel was weakly tingly at the start and at the finish with a lingering roasted malt aftertaste. The good flavor contained notes of roasted malt chocolate and dark malt. A decent one that I would consider buying again.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Patrickctenchi (4070) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JUL 30, 2013
Draft: Pours black, with a creamy, light brown head. Aroma is strong coffee, roast.... Flavour is creamy chocolate, a little ash. Excellent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3632) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JAN 20, 2014
On draft at Twenty Tap in Indianapolis. Pours a dark cola with a tan head. Coffee nose. Flavors of coffee, chocolate and licorice. Medium bodied. Sweet roasted finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
queenholly (3014) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - FEB 17, 2013
Tap at brewery. Chocolate and smoky peat aroma. Black brown with a small tan head. Chocolate, smoky earthy peat flavor. Medium body, soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcr (2221) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - MAY 2, 2008
Draft at brewery. Solid sweet stout that is easy to drink though it leaves a very slight off taste in the finish. Black body with a nice tan head that didn’t stick around. The nose was full of roasted malt, chocolate and a hint of coffee. The flavor was moderately sweet and moderately bitter and lightly to moderately acidic. A coffee-like bitterness stuck around for awhile. Tastes of sweet milk, char, licorice and a metallic aftertaste. Medium body, average carbonation. Soft texture. Very nice.


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