Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout - Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
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4.35/5 rDev +3.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
550 ml bottle, no bottled-on date, poured into a pint glass.
A- Pours a dark brown with reddish hues, topped with a thick inch of creamy, cake-like tan head, which has excellent retention and leaves lots of lacing.
S- Mild aroma of chocolate, coffee and roasted grain, a bit of fruity sweetness.
T- Sweet milk chocolate, oats, mild coffee flavors, along with roasted grain and mild fruitiness. It's a nice balance of sweet chocolate and fruit flavors along with roast and hop bitterness. Also has a milky, creamy flavor to it.
M- Medium-bodied, has a wonderfully smooth, silky and creamy feel.
O- A great beer, it's very flavorful but also balanced and drinkable enough that I would recommend this very highly to someone who had never had a stout before, it's worth buying and then buying again.
Serving type: bottle
01-30-2013 10:28:35 | More by WillCarrera
Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
94 out of 100 based on 5,218 ratings.