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RATINGS: 461   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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This rich, full-bodied Stout has sweetness from caramel malt, bitterness from roasted barley and smoothness from flaked oats. Available on draft and in bottles.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (12937) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 21, 2004
Opaque cola body with beige head. Aroma is medium sweet, chocolate, some lactic sourness, light roasty. Taste is medium sweet, chocolate, some roasty, light lactic sourness, faint cherry. Light-medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (12594) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 2, 2007
(Bottle, BB Jan 03 2007) Pours a nut brown body with a large forthy beige head and descent lacing. Aroma of mustiness, cocoa, and roastiness. Flavor of baked oats and roasted malt.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (12011) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - AUG 8, 2010
on tap-pours a tan head and black with red color. Aroma is mild dark malt. Taste is roasty dark malt, slight earthy hops. Medium body.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (11854) - Escondido, California, USA - MAY 25, 2007
12-oz. bottle received via trade with Duane. Pours black with a tall foamy off-white head, mostly lasting, good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (roasted, chocolate, caramel), light hops (herbs), heavy yeast (leather) with notes of cola and cardboard. Medium bodied, fizzy texture, average carbonation and a bitter finish. Average duration, light sweetness, acidity and bitterness; leathery roasted malt flavor.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (11500) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 12, 2012
12 ounce bottle from State Line. Pours a clear dark brown color with a large frothy brown head. Aroma of oats, rich roasted malts and chocolate, herbal hops. The taste is sweet oatmeal, sweet roasted malts, caramel, chocolate, bitter hoppy finish. Medium bodied. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (11279) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 7, 2014
Bottle shared at a tasting at Vova’s place. Better Beer Of The Month Club. Black with a tan head. Aroma of lots of coffee, cocoa, roasted grains and a bit of drier dark fruits. Roasty flavor, slightly sweetish, slightly smoky, with coffee, some chocolate and a drier finish. Medium-bodied, slightly creamy oatmeal mouthfeel. A nice one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (11067) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 20, 2007
Sample at the Lambert St. Louis airport location. The beer is a nearly opaque dark brown color with a thick and foamy light beige head that burns off slowly. Patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malt and milk chocolate, with a hint of mocha. Medium-bodied with a creamy mouthfeel. Sweet caramel malt, chocolate and grain flavors with traces of hops and coffee. The finish remains smooth (bordering on watery actually) and sweet with a lingering sweetness. Above average overall.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (11044) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 11, 2006
UPDATED: APR 21, 2006 12oz bottle acquired in trade with TannerTavernboys (thanks!). Poured a dark brown with an averaged sized tan head. Aromas of roasted malts, chocolate and oatmeal. Tastes of roasted malts, light coffee, oatmeal, and chocolate. Light bitter finish with light lacing left on the glass.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JAN 18, 2009

Date: November 01, 2008
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party
Appearance: clear dark ruby red, wispy beige head, bits of drippy lace
Aroma: dark chocolate and roasted aroma, touch of dark caramel sweetness
Flavor: rich roasted flavor, dark chocolate, earthy and dry, long bitter finish follows the dry roasted character
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 10/20
Rating: 2.7/5.0
Drinkability: 6/10
Score: *4

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (10829) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUN 26, 2008
Bottle and thanks strykzone! Dark brown almost bladck pour with a small head. Aromas of cereal and oats. Flavor is dry and very nice. Smooth and lightly malted with some nice hops. Good stuff!


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