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Brewed by Tyne Bank
Style: Stout
Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Occasional. Also available bottled.
Originally a Christmas seasonal in 2011.
Previously known at Cherry Oatmeal Stout.

A 5.2% oatmeal stout brewed with roasted malts and real cherries. We use a mixture of sweet and sour cherries to bring a subtle, building flavour this full bodied, velvety stout.

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (20600) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, - OCT 16, 2013
Cask at the Cask, Pimlico, 16/10/13. Mid black with a good sized tan head. Nose is roast malts, dark toffee, fruity twang, light cocoa. Taste comprises berry fruti, light roast, earthy cocoa. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light roasty tones at the curtain call. Looks and feels good, doesn’t hold much depth and no real discerning cherry flavours. Drinkable enough though.


3.6
Beese (3209) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 29, 2017
Keg at Tyne Bank Brewery , Newcastle Upon Tyne. Very nice cherry aroma. Velvety smooth. But a really good, and balanced butter sweet flavour.

3.7
nihtila (3908) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 10, 2017
Keg at Bow Bar. Dark brown, brown head. Nose is light roast and berries, dark chocolate. Tastes smooth roast, light chocolate, faint cherry and berries. Quite nice.

3.7
sammybee (14) - Bradford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2017
Head disapears on pouring,Initial taste is dominated by sweetish chocolate malt flavour , with a slight smokiness which is pleasantly funky rather than overpowering. Well carbonated with a thin body, which is unexpected in a five per cent stout. The Cherry flavour seems to come through very subtly in waves, especially as the beer warms. A decent stout, if lacking in body.

3.8
simontomlinson (581) - Blackburn, Lancashire, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2016
Thick fluffy beige head stayed well on a still black body. Luscious cherry & dark chocolate aroma Thick bodied, almost chewy! Creamy, with slight cloying. Rich dark chocolate, cherries, oatmeal, dark fruit & a long, slightly tangy cherry back.

3.1
Mr_Pink_152 (5529) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2016
Tried at the crafty crow, Nottingham. Dark almost black colour with a thick cream coloured head. The aroma has cherries, but quite subtle in the taste.

3.2
downender (8882) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2016
Cask-conditioned at the Lime Kiln, Bristol 15/7/2016. Near black in colour, with a thin, beige, head. A hint of tart cherry fruit, toasty malts, suggestion of chocolate and gentle finish. Good.

3.3
Mishnok (400) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2016
From 500ml bottle. Creamy head disappeared quickly after pouring. Dark with ruby hints. Taste is of roasted malts with bitter. I couldn't pick up much cherry. Body is a little watery. Acceptable, but I've had better stouts. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
sdmmb (1858) - BELGIUM - FEB 28, 2016
Drunk from 50cl bottle bought from Bierhuis in Ossett. Stout with hint of cherry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
fonefan (51064) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 31, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2015, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Tyne Bank Cherry Stout ].
Clear dark brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light bege head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, burnt, dark malt. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, malt bitter, dark malt, sweet malt. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20150812]

2.8
Hippoman (646) - Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2015
Cask at Ye Old Elm Tree, Durham, £3.40/pint. Ruby black beer with a thick, cream-coloured head. The nose has the cherries promised but unfortunately they are largely eclipsed in the flavour by a rather over the top smoky character that masks all else. Not great.


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