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Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,859 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 2,859
Reviews: 1,527
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 183
Gots: 165 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
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Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
9 Ingredients:
Malts: Northwest Harrington & Klages, Crystal 135-165 & Beeston Chocolate, Rolled Oats & Roasted Barley.
Hops: Cascade.
Yeast & Water: Rogue's Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water.

15º PLATO
69 IBU
77 AA
135º Lovibond

(Beer added by: Cyberkedi on 01-30-2001)
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frank4sail

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +20.2%

Opeque black look with a creamy thick brown head. In tense cocoa and sweet nose. Big flavorful initial taste of smooth roasted malt then a big blast of expresso and bitter dark chocolate. The finish is rounded with bitterness. There is also a slight alcohol dryness to the tongue.

I know there is no such thing as the "perfect beer", but if you compare this beer to other stouts you have had... it will be "the stout". Conplex, refined, and proof that an American Craft Brewery can produce a world class stout. I finally know now why this style is called "stout"... it stands on solid foundations. Yummmmmm!

10-15-2002 11:48:12 | More by frank4sail
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cmonfradi

West Virginia

5/5  rDev +20.2%

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Lupe

New York

5/5  rDev +20.2%

Pours black with brown highlights, looks like molasses when being poured. Cappucino colored head that starts out big and settles into a thin sheet with wispy lacing. Aroma is of hops and chocolate malt. Very creamy and chewy mouthfeel. Flavors of chocolate, some roasted malt, coffee, and hops. Perfectly balanced, I did not find this to be too bitter, more of a roasted or bitter chocolate than a predominating hop bitterness. Finishes nicely with a tingle on the tounge and coffee aftertaste. Absolutely delicious, and amazingly easy to drink. Glad I picked this one as my birthday brew. Simply amazing.

10-29-2002 19:49:31 | More by Lupe
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sauger86

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +20.2%

02-22-2012 01:07:23 | More by sauger86
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Minnesota

5/5  rDev +20.2%

Pours blacker than night and has a chocolaty tan head that stays until the beer is gone. This beer is so good it almost makes me speechless. I have waited too long to try this wonderful beer. It is smooth and velvety in all aspects and is for sure the king of American stouts. I am in love.

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Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout from Rogue Ales
93 out of 100 based on 2,859 ratings.