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RATINGS: 253   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
When life gives you oysters, be sure to brew some killer oyster stout. That’s exactly what Nico Freccia and Shaun O’Sullivan, co-founders of 21st Amendment Brewery did. In a food+beer collaboration with Hog Island Oyster Company co-founders, John Finger and Terry Sawyer, the 21st Amendment Brewery team has created Marooned on Hog Island, the latest beer in their Insurrection Series, a limited edition, once-in-awhile four-pack release of a very special beer that rises up in revolt against common notions of what canned beer can be. Marooned on Hog Island has an ABV of 7.9% and was brewed using Magnum and Willamette hops with an ale yeast, a variety of malts including Pale, Crystal, Chocolate and Carafa, Rolled Oats, White Wheat and the kicker: 450 pounds of Hog Island Sweetwater oyster shells.

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3.7
Niko100 (2944) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 9, 2013
Dark brown/black color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted/smoky sweet malt, chocolate, & some coffee; Flavor of roasted sweet malt, caramel, coffee, dark chocolate, oyster grinds, and some licorice; Dry finish; Nicely balanced; Overall, fairly unique & tasty - good.

3.7
RobertDale (6576) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - APR 4, 2013
12 ounce can. Pours a very dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of chocolate, malt, and coffee. Taste is roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, salt water, and caramel. Nice!

3.8
mixmasterob (1057) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 1, 2013
Black pour with a nice frothy dark head. Aroma was vanilla, cocoa and roasted malt. Slight earthiness. Flavors were chocolatey with bits of roasted malt. Super dry and slightly salty finish with average carbonation. Velvety mouthfeel with some interesting things going on. Nicely done.

3.7
dpjuart (1112) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 30, 2013
Can at GE. Pours black with brown, foamy head, good lacing. Muted nose, chocolate and roast, licorice and cherry. Lots of roast and astringency as it warms, some chocolate, bitter and salt. Rather smooth and tasty. Yum.

3
UDBeernut (2883) - Saint Johns, Florida, USA - MAR 30, 2013
Hog island, philadelphia: at one point the largest shipyard in the world, now home to the most ineffecient and poorly designed hub airport in the world, the bitthplace to the hoagie sandwich. Lots o’ history here and Yes, lots of people have been marooned here... Espcially with the gracious help of UsAirways F in the A connections. Can pours motor oil black with a thin tan head with no retention. Nose of mild roast, grass. Taste is astringent. Dark caramel, and roastiness on the finish. Kinda of one demential. Body is thin.

3.6
sonnycheeba (6126) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 27, 2013
Can. Pours deep, dark brown with thick, fizzy tan head; decent retention and lacing. Aroma is roasted and caramel malts, cocoa, chocolate, plums, raisins, floral hops, and light vanilla. Flavor is roast malts forward with supporting dark fruit esters, vanilla, light toffee, and strong earthy hops at the finish; dry, bitter, ashy finish. Medium body and carbonation.

4.5
HourGlass13 (951) - North Carolina, USA - MAR 23, 2013
Very dark pour with little to no head. Unique to say the least, but not in a bad way. Malty and thick tasting. A hint of salt is notable in the mix. Hands down one of the best canned beers. No real alcohol taste and no after taste. Very drinkable, and very good!

3.8
MarkSachon (1030) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 22, 2013
12 oz can from Giant Eagle on Rte 8 in Pittsburgh. This was good but I noticed a semi-foul odor in the first sniff. The overall saltiness takes a while to get used to but most will enjoy for what it is.

3.8
bigguns22 (798) - Maryland, USA - MAR 21, 2013
This is a very unquie Stout can’t say I have ever had one like it. Pour in dark brown in color with a great tan head that is full of very tiny tight bubble head that almost looks like milk shake. Aroma is malty,sweet and has alcohol notes that are like sherry. Full body and bitter but a little to much alcohol on the finsh.

3.2
kayres (888) - , Georgia, USA - MAR 21, 2013
Blackish pour with a tan head. Fruity plum flavor medium bodied. Medium hoppy citrus in the middle and finishes dry ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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