RATINGS: 249   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
When life gives you oysters, be sure to brew some killer oyster stout. Thats exactly what Nico Freccia and Shaun OSullivan, 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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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (8142) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAY 24, 2013
hog island, at least theres pork to eat .. . pours a dark brown .. . medium foam, lacing is good .. . some tar, chew, used toffee, and burnt werthers originals .. . mild mouth, solid .. . pretty nice all around, and being in a can- loved it .. . .
How would you like your pancakes? .. . >br>

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kramer (5955) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 23, 2013
Can. Pours an almost opaque dark brown body with a small frothy light brown head that fell quickly to a thin film. The nose is roasty and sweet with lots of licorice, some chocolate, a little bit of a briney note, and black strap molasses. The flavor is quite sweet and roasty with a slightly salt laced briney finish. Fairly nice Foreign Stout up front with a nice thick licorice note, the finish is what gives it a little bit of a unique twist. Medium bodied, a slight stickiness, moderate fizzy carbonation. Pretty nice beer, but the saltiness on the finish gets to be a bit tiring.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (8572) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 20, 2013
12 ounce can thanks to the Boise crew. Pours a dark medium brown color with a medium beige head. A interesting nose of ash, cherries and some smoke. The flavor is similar: light dry fruit, ashy and smoky, some light roasted malts. Very grainy. Interesting and good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sledutah (7137) - Utah, USA - MAY 18, 2013
12oz can from the Boise guys, thanks
Clear dark brown with a small tan head and good lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, dry chocolate and smoky. Flavors of roasted malts, earthy and smokey
Nice and tasty

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Panzuriel (2003) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Marooned on hog island, easily the strangest beer name in a long time. Rescued from the discount cart at Harris teeter in Charlotte, nc. Dark black brown liquid with disconcerting creamy bits. Nose a dry roasted black coffee with limestone notes. Medium roasty coffee with a touch of cream. Lightly fizzy body. More dark coffee on the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MikeJslc (778) - USA - MAY 17, 2013
Brown, clear, tan head. Nutty, chocolate, biscuit, an interesting earthy note that I assume is oysters. Interesting beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rodenbach99 (4327) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 16, 2013
Cannette de bire encanne le 11/19/2012. Classique brune fonce avec des reflets rouges. Au nez des fruits rouges comme des cerises. En bouche des saveurs agrables de fruit, de chocolat, de Cherry Blossom. Une rondeur acceptable et un peu lger pour 7%. Trs digeste, facile boire et une finale agrable sur les fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - MAY 15, 2013
Dead certain I rated this recently. One of the increasing number of disappearing ratings that many seem to have been reporting of late. Anyhoo, thanks to durhambeer for gifting me this can. Nice hefty pour, color of jerky and molasses, with a medium carbonation. Soft chocolate malts in the nose along with moderately bitter notes and just the faintest whiff of salt and brine. Fairly understated in that area as far as other erster stouts Ive had, but still distinctive and an enjoyable brew overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (9580) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 13, 2013
12 oz. can. Pours a nearly opaque midnight brown, faint amber on the edges, with two fingers of rocky, frothy khaki head that laces the glass in big ribbons. Aroma of dark chocolate, sea water, dark fruits (berries mostly), toasted oats, and earth. Flavor of bitter dark chocolate, earth, roast, leaves, and burnt toast. Light-medium-bodied, with low carbonation and a smooth, rich, roasty mouthfeel. Barely any saltiness or brine in the flavor. Interesting beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GT (9982) - Oceanside, California, USA - MAY 13, 2013
355mL can thanks to my little sister. Clear cola maroon pour. Medium tan head. Spotty to Sheety lacing. Nose is dark cherry, licorice, big brown sugar, some funky seafood, sweet brownie. Taste is denser vanilla, mild tangy lemon, bitter cocoa powder, long dark chocolate finish. Quite enjoyable. No saltiness and no oyster as usual.

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