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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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While it may resemble a popular Irish Stout, our Oatmeal Stout is quite different. Most notably it's sweeter. Chocolate, coffee and caramel flavors round out this smooth, full-bodied beer.


peteysmu's rating

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
peteysmu (63) - USA - DEC 25, 2011


3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
gregwilsonstl (1277) - Missouri, USA - APR 13, 2015
Dark black. Thick lacing. Creamy head. Sweet. ...very sweet. Somewhat chocolate after sweetness fades.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
JonLaRue (38) - St Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 10, 2015
Smooth oatmeal taste with a fair amount of boldness at the end. As far as oatmeal stouts this is the standard of measures.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Headbanger (3501) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 19, 2015
16oz Draft 12/28/14 (High Life Lounge-DSM)-Pours black with a decent tan head. Aroma of sweetness, coffee, and chocolate. Taste of the same. This medium to full bodied brew is well balanced and I was pleasantly surprised. Great.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
seymour (1623) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - MAR 9, 2015
Tasted on nitro tap at Seamus O’Daniels in Dogtown, seated at the bar next to the Irish flags, union stickers, and toughs complaining about today’s bathroom drywall jobs. It poured opaque black, that is, after the cascading tan foam settled back into fluid, with a persistent head and lots of lace. Nondescript grainbill, no real malt complexity. I didn’t get much chocolate, coffee, caramel, bread, toast, toffee, dark fruit, roasted barley, etc. Sufficient bitterness but lacked hop flavours/aromas too. Sweeter than Guinness, with less metallic bite, but not very malty-sweet in its own right. Nice full body with smooth and creamy mouthfeel from so much oatmeal. It’s obviously all about the nitro presentation; not bottled, only served on tap at logical Irish-themed bars, etc. Good, no glaring faults, but not the greatest overall.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (38082) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2015

Cask (gravity) @ GBBF 2013, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Summit Vanilla Cafe Mocha Oatmeal Stout ].
Clear dark black brown color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is heavy malty, roasted, oat, chocolate, coffee, vanilla. Flavor is heavy sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a long duration, dusty coffee - mocha, vanilla, chocolate, vanilla beans. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat flat. [20130814]

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lukemcg (8) - Kansas, USA - JAN 31, 2015 does not count
Pleasing finely foamed head, liittle aroma, pleasant caramel and chocolate taste

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwm1034 (695) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2014
DRAFT at Flying Saucer in Little Rock. Almost black with thin tan head. Nose is sweet with hints of coffee and chocolate. Taste in very similar. A definite session stout....excellent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (1913) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Nitro draft at Khyber Pass. Opaque pour with a large foamy khaki head. Tastes generally smooth with a bit of extra caramel funk at the very end. Some leather and charcoal. Sweetens but nerfs a bit. Oddish notes popping up in between the solid standard stout notes. Maybe a window shutter is off key (whatever that means.) Not bad but NOT perfect.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VT (1795) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 6, 2014
On tap at Town Hall Brewery, Minneapolis. Reddish dark hued black with a resilient white head. Aroma is roast and cereals. Flavor is roast, chocolate, hazelnut. Finish is dry, bitter and coffeeish. Medium to full body, soft, extremely velvety mouthfeel, average carbonation.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BOSSbrewer (2517) - Arkansas, USA - APR 23, 2015
Had this on nitro at Foster’s Pint & Plate in Rogers. Pours dark brown with a creamy off white head (thanks to nitro). Aroma is an even blend of roast and dark chocolate. Mouthfeel was very creamy and smooth. Really nice beer, and even better on nitro.


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