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RATINGS: 369   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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ngeunit1 (1555) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 19, 2012
A - Pours a dark brown-black color with a finger of frothy chocolate colored head. The head fades down at a fairly slow pace leaving behind some lacing. S - Aroma is a mix of roasted milk chocolate with some vanilla and oats and a bit of coffee. T - Starts off with some roasted milk chocolate, vanilla, some some cola flavor. Through the middle, some coffee flavor comes through with some oats. The finish is a mix of milk chocolate with some roasted coffee, vanilla, and a bit of earthy hops. M - Medium-plus bodied with moderate carbonation. Feels smooth and creamy with a roasted and sweet finish. D - Very drinkable. Really nice mouthfeel with great overall balance.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
crossovert (6927) - Illinois, USA - AUG 19, 2012
I think the QC may have been off on this one which is a shocker considering it is SN. But it is the beer camp and they proabbly were hanging by a thread with it. It has some rotten fruit flavors to go with a buttery and cocoa-y stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (6055) - Brier, Washington, USA - AUG 19, 2012
12 oz. Pours jet black with a decent creamy head that fades. No lace. Roasty chocolatey nose, with a little pleasantly musky melon rind hanging around. Creamy medium body, silky smooth, soft carb. Roast, chocolate, and a little touch of fruit sugar on the mid palate. Mild sweet roasty finish. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 18, 2012
bottle. Pours nearly black with a small cream tan head. Aroma is sweet and cocoa, a little bit of a chocolate cake note and some doughiness with a slight roast, Flavor starts sweet with the same doughy cake chocolate character. Really nicely smooth and rich flavors with a slight bitter cocoa finish. Medium to medium full creamy body and a soft carbonation. very good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
poisoneddwarf (1670) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - AUG 17, 2012
12 oz bottle from the 2012 variety pack bought from work. Pours impenetrable black with a thin tan head. Aroma is roasty, doughy bread. Taste is sticky sweet with a little bitterness in the finish. Flavors include chocolate milk, licorice. Mouthfeel is oily. Dessert in a glass. Another winner from Beer Camp.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TwoSipDip (8880) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - AUG 17, 2012
Bottle @ home, picked up at Wilbur’s Foco. Pours a deep brown appearance with a nice, dark brown head. Toasty, oaty, light coffee, dark chocolate, roasty, earthy aroma. A bit tangy, lightly boozy, burnt, roasty dark chocolate malty, caramel, vanilla, a touch smoky flavor. Not a huge fan of the flavor, it’s a bit overly bitter, but not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (3742) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 17, 2012
12oz bottle. Looks dark. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and coffee, and some sierra nevada hops. Flavor the same. Average to smooth texture. A good beer, but not the imperial stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beernovice39 (3102) - Montana, USA - AUG 17, 2012
Bottle pours a black brew with a brown top. Scent is roasty, chocolate and nutty. Taste is oatmeal, roasty, some nuts and a nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (3824) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - AUG 16, 2012
12 ounce from the box. Nice dark beer with solid chocolate flavor. It has a nice bitter nose and good roast in the taste. Well done.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mjg74 (2486) - La Mesa, California, USA - AUG 15, 2012
Bottle from Windy City.Roasty, slightly sweet nose. Rich yet smooth mouthfeel. Really nice balance of roasty and sweet, with just a subtle hint of hoppiness. Solid stout.

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