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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Midnight Oil is an Oatmeal Coffee Stout. "Quiet and sensual like a moonlit night, this complex blend of toasted oats, roasted barley, chocolate wheat malt, and dark roast organic coffee, imparts an intense aroma and complex flavor profile. Midnight Oil will wake up your senses. We brew a traditional English oatmeal stout with a rich malt profile, then add locally roasted organic fair trade coffee while this ale is cold conditioned. Cold extraction imparts an intense coffee aroma and flavor without the bitter oils using heat processing techniques


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Clarkdvm (94) - Florida, USA - NOV 6, 2013
Truly does resemble oil with a bit of froth. Surprisingly smooth. Strong coffee aroma. Somehow didn’t seem unique

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gerbewa (206) - - AUG 21, 2013
Very strong notes of coffee. Weaker malt background. Good coffee stout not great. Had draft in Tallahassee at fermentation lounge.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (3828) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - AUG 20, 2013
32 ounce growler thanks to BMMillsy. Roasty with chocolate notes. Slight burnt taste. Coffee. Medium body. Pretty nice overall.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (8863) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 31, 2013
On tap at the Miccosukee Root Cellar restaurant in Tallahassee. Dark brown pour, brown head. Roasty flavors up front with some creamy notes of coffee and chocolate. Smooth.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndyW68 (1029) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 5, 2013
Dark, nearly black with tan head. Aroma is coffee and chocolate. Taste os coffee and chocolate. Nice bitter finish with a little light palate.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
radio_nowhere (745) - Maryland, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Sample at Mile Marker Brewery in St Augustine, FL. Black color with tan head. Aroma of coffee. Did these guys just serve me cold coffee?? Nope, taste reveals carbonation and notes of chocolate, bitter roasted malt and light earthy hops. Light body, medium carbonation, somewhat acidic with lingering roasty/coffee-like finish. A coffee smelling beer that actually had no coffee in it! Great stuff.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
S_Side_Smitty (429) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - APR 17, 2013
Pours black with a medium tan head. Aroma is espresso! Taste is black coffee up front with a roasted malt finish. Not super complex, but a very agreeable coffee flavor. Interesting and easy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fluffy (1466) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - MAR 27, 2013
pours a dark ruby black with a cream colored head. aroma is dark malts, a bit of smoke. flavor is dark grains, a bit of coffee and cocoa. a fairly dry finish. pretty darn good.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
raradel (334) - Atlanti Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 22, 2013
Not my favorite. Coffee ground flavor, thin for a stout, chalky, then a bland aftertaste. Boring.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rbrazell (1574) - Charleston, South Carolina, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Draft at Fermentation. Black pour with a big creamy brown head. Rich roasted and chocolatey aroma with coffee, vanilla and earthiness. Flavor follows pretty closely with more dry bitterness throughout the body and finish. Pretty tasty Stout.


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