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Back Road Stout - Millstream Brewing Company

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Back Road StoutBack Road Stout

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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.77%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Millstream Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: beergoot on 06-20-2014

O.G. 15.5° Plato
F.G. 6.3° Plato
22 IBU
48 SRM
6.7% alcohol by volume

2row Brewers Malt, Black, Munich 20L, Caramel 80L, Chocolate, Flaked Oats, Roasted Barley, White Wheat.
Mt. Hood, Czech Saaz, Millennium
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 10 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by antott0523:
Photo of antott0523
3.53/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.25

Bottle serving. I assume this is the same as the Millstream Back Road Stout from the same brewery under a different listing, with the only difference being the label.

A: Opaque dark brown. Light brown head that settles to a thin veil across the top of the beer. No visible carbonation. Almost no lacing.

S: Moderate notes of dark roasted coffee, and a hint of sweeter toffee. Toast, and grains. Dry oatmeal.

T: The taste follows the nose with very minor amounts of sweet characteristics, with a toasty malt element being the most prominent flavor. Some roasted coffee. The finish is a bit dry, almost ashy.

M: I think this beer falls a bit flat on mouth feel. I am trying to be impartial to the double stout, whose thick rich mouth feel I prefer. However, I do think that this beer is relatively thin and highly carbonation for the style.

D: The beer is drinkable, no question about that It is a dry single stout with no overpowering sweet elements, a good coffee flavor with roasted malts being the most prominent characteristic.

More User Reviews:
Photo of 77apm
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Bluegrass49
4.6/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of AnitaBrewski
3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

Photo of Kurmaraja
3.93/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of WestHam973
4.75/5  rDev +21.8%

Like all the beers I have had from them this is an easy drinking stout that is easy on the wallet at $7.99 a six pack. Sweet and toasty with a nice coffee balance. Great Stout!

Photo of mnredsoxfan69
3.59/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of PBIU
3.83/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of dtivp
3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

Photo of IowaBiertrinker
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Back Road Stout from Millstream Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.