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Oatmeal Stout - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Oatmeal StoutOatmeal Stout

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BA SCORE
87
very good

539 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 539
Reviews: 447
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 28
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

This beer is currently in retirement. Last packaged in 2010. Brewpub draft only.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-25-2002)
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damndirtyape

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3.9/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Single bottle (bottled on 03/24/10) poured into a shaker pint.

Appearance: Black on the table with a thin tan foam across the top. There was persistent lacing as I drank it down. Held up to the light its a very dark garnet red with bubbles moving up slowly through the beer.

Smell: Strong roasted malt smell with some sweeter molasses notes at the end.

Taste: Not bad - roasted malts dominate along with some hops in the middle and a bitter finish. Some coffee-like aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: Plenty of carbonation and definitely thick, but not as smooth and creamy as I've had in other oatmeal stouts. Nothing special.

Drinkability: Not too bad (and thank goodness better than the last Goose Island I had which had to be an off bottle). It went well with a meal (breaded Tilapia and fries - the American version of Fish and Chips) and nice after the meal too. All around good, but I don't see myself having more than one per evening or meal.

Serving type: bottle

04-17-2010 22:24:16 | More by damndirtyape
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Oatmeal Stout from Goose Island Beer Co.
87 out of 100 based on 539 ratings.