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Miner's Daughter Oatmeal Stout | Mountain State Brewing Co.

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3.46
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Miner's Daughter Oatmeal StoutMiner's Daughter Oatmeal Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mountain State Brewing Co.
West Virginia, United States | website

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Coal Black and creamy smooth, this beer holds a light tan head and is surprisingly light in body - so it won't fill you up.

Added by WVbeergeek on 03-22-2006

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Reviews: 34 | Ratings: 133
Reviews by Jredner:
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2.05/5  rDev -40.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Draft at Foxfire Grille, Snowshoe Mountain, WV. Has a fairly grapefruity hop aroma with a dash of roasted coffee thrown in. The body is dark brown to black and the finger sized tan head fades immediately. Fore is grapefruit and mild roast. Thin body. Sort of a black pale ale, but not a particuarly good pale ale....and a fairly crappy stout.

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Photo of williamjbauer
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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3/5  rDev -13.3%

Photo of drinking12many
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of fthegiants
3.63/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of avisong
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of prototypic
3.44/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ordybill
3.14/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured from the tap into a pint glass. This beer pours a brownish black color with a small off-white head. The aroma has a strong wood smell that I am not a fan of. The flavor is slightly bitter with a slight aftertaste. I am not a big fan of this.

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Photo of Bunuelian
3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of mhammer616
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

Photo of GRG1313
3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of Jasonkyeager
5/5  rDev +44.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

One of the best oatmeal stouts out there

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Photo of dexterk1
3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of kbuzz
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

Photo of Hockey_Fan
2.75/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of zp6167a
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of Ryften
2.84/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Hendrick24
3.65/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of smakawhat
3.53/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from the bottle into a nonic pint glass. Had on tap previously with a rough note to review back in July 2013, bottle says brewed and bottled in Baltimore so let's see here.

Nice deep walnut brown dark body, little highlights of red but not much. Head is a nice creamy espresso brown, three fingers and settles to a good bowled puck with real nice lacing. Pretty solid looking.

Aroma brings a mild char, but more of a nutty sense and a bit of brown ale like toasty quality. Not much sense of creamy character coming off, but some decent sweetness and chewy grain like hints give the impression something might be coming in that vein.

Palate comes more towards porter lightness and a flavor that hints at faint char and a bit of ash. Light with not much creamy depth, but some good charring and toasty notes in the mid palate, almost getting towards piping tobacco quality in flavor also. Washes a little to light for an oatmeal stout, a bit of metallic twinge in the finish but very small and not really distracting.

Overall ok, interesting to go back and revisit this.

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Photo of JohnGalt1
3.24/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Buckeyeboy provided the elusive WV tick! Thanks buddy! Standard black with good dark brown foamy head... no real lacing, looks a little thin on the pour. Dark malt with a little char in the nose, not enough sweetness to balance IMO. Flavor mirrors the aroma and could again use a little more malty sweetness to help tie things together... Lighter than expected body too unfortunately.. Still a decent beer, just could use a little dialing down.

3.5/3.25/3.25/3/3.25

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Photo of buschbeer
3.62/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

12 FL. OZ. bottle
Served in a perfect pint glass

L - It looks black until held to the light and some ruby red highlights come through. It is topped with three inches of tan head that leave some lacing on the glass.

S - I smell some dark chocolate and roasted malt giving the slightest burnt toast aroma.

T - The taste is similar to the smell. The roasted malt comes through more. It has a modest bitter finish.

F - Medium

O - It's better than their Seneca Indian Pale Ale. It's decent and quaffable. It pairs nicely with Loretta Lynn's "Coal Miner's Daughter."

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Photo of DrBier
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

Photo of rohtarin
4.1/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Good, smooth beer. Low carbonation (at least the one I had). Overall, I would recommend this beer. Mine was in a can, not the bottled variety.

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Photo of Shafaegalo
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ChipMurray
3/5  rDev -13.3%

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Miner's Daughter Oatmeal Stout from Mountain State Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 34 ratings.