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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.13/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Our Oatmeal Stout is brewed with 10% Oats and three specialty malts. At 40 IBUs and 7% ABV, this brew covers a soft and supple flavor spectrum of coffee, black licorice, and dark chocolate

Availability:
October - January

Malts:
Rolled Oats, Black, Chocolate, Caramel

Hops:
Nugget, Willamette, Cascade

OG: 17.5


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkmagus82 (1729) - - OCT 4, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 12-4-13- Poured from a bottle into a pint glass Appearance – The beer pours a deep brown, nearly black color with a one finger of a cream colored head. The head has a good level of retention, slowly fading to leave a great level of lacing on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma is a nice blend of roasted malt, oatmeal, and some sweeter smells of sweet chocolate a bit of caramel. Along with these are some hints of vanilla and a bit of a bready smell, overall giving a nice roasty and sweet stout smell. Taste – The taste begins with a sweet chocolate and oat taste with lots of vanilla sweetness. A moderate amount of roastiness is present right from the start which fades a bit as the taste advances. A bit of a coffee flavor comes to the tongue more toward the middle with a little bit of a molasses and light earthy hop flavor comes to the tongue. In the end a nice roasted, and sweet oatmeal stout flavor is left to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the slightly thicker and creamier side with a carbonation level that is on the average to slightly lower side. Both are rather nice for the roasted and sweet flavors of the beer and make for a very easy drinking but soothing feel. Overall – A rather enjoyable brew overall. Nice, sweet, raoasty, oats, and smooth flavors with a very easy drinking feel.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (5975) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 11, 2014
"7%, you think this would be a touch more robust, but the body is a slight letdown. Otherwise, a solid interpretation, if not quite a standout. ample roast and chocolate, smooth, maybe a touch too sweet, but I liked it."

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
adnielsen (9252) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Bottle @ Greg’s dump, picked up at Supermarket Liquor. Pours a reddish brown with a light brown head. Light cocoa and caramel aroma with a bit of coffee. Dull carbonation. Light fruitiness. Some chocolate and roast in the flavor. Kind of boring but not horrendous.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (6293) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 13, 2014
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, dark reddish brown with off white head, aroma brought notes of nuts, grain, brown sugar, some slight plum. Taste is a mix of dark cocoa, roast, hints of brown sugar, hints of dark fruit. Eh not bad, but not great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
foyle (241) - Wyoming, USA - APR 5, 2014
Poured from 12 oz bottle into nonic glass. Appearance: pours a 3/4" cream colored head that recedes leaving light lacing. Color is a dark reddish brown that is nearly opaque. Some streaming carbonation is detectable despite the dark color. Aroma: roasty malt, caramel, toast, a bit of herbal hops and some vanilla. Mouthfeel: medium bodied and fizzy, somewhat sticky with a drying finish. Flavor: nice combination of dark roasted malts, creamy oats, some vanilla and caramel with some earthy and herbal hops. Overall: well done oatmeal stout and appropriate to the style.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
IrishBoy (3855) - Bakersfield, California, USA - FEB 10, 2014
12 oz bottle from a Winter Sampler Pack from Safeway Salinas. Nose is chocolate and very light amounts of coffee. Clear brown with a medium beige head. Flavor is light chocolate with hints of sweet and bitter.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
COMRADEJOSH (294) - Ft Hood, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2014
Smooth creamy with hints of chocolate well balanced and easy on the palate. Very enjoyable and well done.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rmussman (1702) - California, USA - JAN 9, 2014
Sampled in a mix pack at Costco. A nice stout that is very clean and smooth on the palate. The flavor was not quite what you would want and IBUs are quite low.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sledutah (4923) - Utah, USA - JAN 8, 2014
On tap at the brewpub in Walnut Creek
Dark brown with a small beige head and lots of lacing. Aroma of dark chocolate , coffee and toasted malts. Flavors of chocolate and roasty
Decent, mild stout.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jdavidh (151) - California, USA - DEC 27, 2013
Great chocolate and coffee nose with a rich mahogany color. Typical solid oatmeal stout flavors. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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