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RATINGS: 372   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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This big oatmeal stout is midnight black in color--with a big roasty, mocha-like aroma. It has a silky body from the use of rolled oats, and a round and lasting finish. Perfect as an after dinner treat.


2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ICEatALAMO (944) - Troy, Michigan, USA - SEP 2, 2012
bottle. the aroma is better than expected. Get some malt and a little oak from the smell as well as some vinegar. The taste is big with a lot of malt. Not very memorable, but not terrible.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
douglas88 (6134) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 2, 2012
12 ounce bottle from Bier 30. Pours a pitch black color with a medium brown/tan head. A rich nose of smoke and roast, light mocha. A great stout: really sessionable....well maybe not at 9% but smooth roast, light dark fruit, sweet dark oils, coffee, lactose, metal, smoke. Very good. The oatmeal does lots for the palate. Great! A nice night for a stout.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Trev (1947) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - SEP 2, 2012
black pour, thin tan head. aroma is oats, chocolate, roasted coffee. flavour is cocoa, light burnt malt bitterness. smooth/oily oat texture. bakers chocolate bitterness in the finish. Decent overall.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerSensi (119) - California, USA - SEP 2, 2012
Poured from bottle into glass very dark with little head. Aroma of cocoa, vanilla and some sweetness. Taste is smooth with a nice oatmeal up front. Nice long finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
craftbeerdesign (2182) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 2, 2012
12 oz bottle from Beer Camp mix pack. pours black with brown highlights and a small tan head. chocolate / roast / sweet nose. med body with sugars, chocolate malt, coffee, oats and dark fruit tones. sweet and deep roast finish with some lingering bitterness and chocolate.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Finhead (1194) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - SEP 2, 2012
Black pour with a thin, tan head. The aroma has chocolate syrup and some lightly roasted coffee. It has a full body with creamy texture and average carbonation. The taste is balanced with a little sweetness up front and a slightly more bitter taste in the warm finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ADfan (568) - Orange County, California, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Very dark in the glass with a beige head. It has an aroma of cocoa, vanilla and some sweetness like molasses. Taste is smooth with oatmeal up front and then more vanilla and licorice. It has a long finish that is well balanced.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikesaum (596) - Newark, Ohio, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Pours dark black with reddish dark brown head that fades slowly. Aroma is mocha, some chocolate. Taste is pretty nice, smooth mocha and chocolate flavors that get back up from some bitter hops, nice creamy mouthfeel. Not too bad, not awesome for an impy stout though.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AWISLguy (1341) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Bottle from Beer Camp 12pk bought at Woodmans in the Falls. Pours very, very dark brown with a cafe au lait head. Terrific retention; still a consistent eighth inch head while halfway through the glass. Very little lacing. Aroma has expresso, caramel, molasses and oysters. Taste is of sweet molasses, roasted malts, bitter bakers chocolate and some earthy wood. Down through the glass the bitterness increases. Not thick, but solid in depth with almost no real alcohol presence. Finishes bitter with hints of saltiness and sweetness. A good one!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
dmac (4091) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - SEP 1, 2012
12 oz bottle from a Beer Camp 12pack purchased at Spirits Crossroads. Poured a pitch black solid body with an average to large full dense frothy beige head. Aroma had some initial hints of lactosse that quickly faded, followed by oats, light notes of sweet chocoloate, touch of soy and cola along with some cold pressed espresso. This is super smooth for a 9% and I would have sworn that this was 7% or under, most likely under, smooth softer carbonation and a velvety smooth mouthfeeel overall. Flavor of wet dark chocoalte, lightly burnt toast, dark chocolate, hint of cola, oats, light touch of vanilla and maybe some burnt oats. Solid beer.


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