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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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We at Schlafly Beer, Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting Company and Culinaria, a Schnuck’s Market, are proud to share with you our latest collaborative effort: Oatmeal Stout brewed with raspberry puree and cold-toddy, Colombia Monserrate Coffee. Since 2008, Kaldi’s has worked directly with a small community of 59 producers in the Huila region of Colombia. This unique coffee comes from the collaboration of farmers who are as proud to bring you this coffee as we are to bring you this beer.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011

Date: October 01, 2010
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting
Appearance: muddy brown, fine beige head
Aroma: chocolate and raspberry aroma with coffee overtones
Flavor: sweet raspberry flavor, touch of raspberry tartness, only a hint of coffee
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jmagnus87 (2707) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - SEP 13, 2011
750ml bottle from Pick’s poured into an English Pint. Pours a dark black with about 2 fingers of tan head. Stars with a strong aroma of raspberry with a slightly less strong aroma of coffee to finish it out. Taste is light sweet, light sour and medium bitter. Starts with a sweet and sour raspberry but ends huge with strong black coffee. Medium bodied with a thick and creamy texture. Lively carbonation and a long bitter finish. Overall, it’s a very good beer. Perfect for drinking hanging out around a bonfire this time of year. Something worth seeking out.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ughsmash (7180) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 17, 2011
On tap at GTMW. Poured deep brown with a very nice cap of dark beige head. The aroma was led by enjoyable roasted coffee, with chocolate and nutty complements.. warm and well-balanced, with little raspberry evident on the nose. The flavor found hefty roasted coffee again, with raspberry puree well-integrated throughout.. some meaty character on the middle and tart seeds on the edges.. finished with more delicious raspberries and dry-roasted coffee.. loved it! Medium-bodied, dry, and grainy on the palate.. moderate carbonation.. OK flow.. I’d gladly drink this again!

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jandd1983 (2740) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - AUG 7, 2011
It poured a deep black color with a small bubbly tan head. The aroma was of earthy roasted malt, raspberry and coffee. The flavor was of the same mix of coffee/raspberry/chocolate. Body is lacking.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale über alles, Arizona, USA - JUL 21, 2011
bottle at dak’s 1/2/11. hazy. porter colored brown. nice aroma... coffee and its nuttiness, roast, green chilis and loads of raspberry. the flavor is a big let down... raspberry and roast with a little tartness on the end... watered down and meh. thin and no fun.8/3/5/2/13

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
suprchunk (2336) - Crestview, Florida, USA - JUN 2, 2011
It pours a very dark opaque brown, bordering on black. Cannot see any light coming through even when holding a light behind it. Nice sized, creamy, tan head up on top of the dark base. Thin layer of lacing left behind when I swirl the glass. Not much was there before swirling though. Huge raspberry aroma. It smells like some type of raspberry tart topping. There is a very distinct coffee aroma underneath it all. Like a very dry smelling coffee. More like sniffing a used coffee filter, but not in a bad way. Got kind of a nutty aroma, maybe seeds from the berries. A little bit of alcohol also peeks in to say hello. Hello.

Big bitter front end on this puppy. After that initial shock I am greeted with a nice chocolate and coffee taste. A creamy mouthfeel with a bit of a powdery back end. Not as much raspberry in the taste as there was in the nose. I’m sure the bitterness that is there each time I drink is a little bit of raspberry and coffee. It’s not a bad thing, just a weird combination that I would not have put together. So, bitter, sweet, chocolatey, and a bit fruity. Overall a decent, albeit weird, beer. It could’ve been a whole lot worse.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
dionysus (1448) - Arizona, USA - JAN 4, 2011
Bottle pours murky brown with a khaki head. Aroma shows notes of chocolate, roast malt, raspberry preserves and green coffee. Flavor shows the same with additional notes of molasses and a touch of ash. Overall body is thin and just lacking in general. Good concept without followthrough.

2.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nbutler11 (1267) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JAN 2, 2011
Live Rate! Bottle opened at Dakine’s house -- thanks! Pours a murky brown color with a ruby tint and a thin tan head. Smells awesome -- spicy chile notes from the coffee and bursting with raspberries. The flavor, however, is a complete let down. Tastes like a watered down flavored coffee, and lacks any body or alcohol. Bummer.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dcschiller (2207) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JAN 2, 2011
(750ml).. Pours cola color with tan hean. Aroma of coffee and raspberry. Sweet Thin and oily. Nice flavor and aroma, but could use more body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SuperDave (1932) - Beautiful Sunny Mesa, Arizona, USA - JAN 2, 2011
Dark ruby-brown pour with thin head. Light roast, fruit and coffee in the aroma. Fruity flavor with a bit of coffee on the finish. A bit thin, but pretty tasty.


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