Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout - Rogue Ales

Not Rated.
Shakespeare Oatmeal StoutShakespeare Oatmeal Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,013 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,013
Reviews: 1,541
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 213
Gots: 221 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout Alström Bros
Ratings: 3,013 | Reviews: 1,541 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of freduardo
4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of jam354
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of PhineasGage
3/5  rDev -27.7%

Photo of jheezee
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of SquidVicious
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of JuicesFlowing
4.38/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a standard pint glass. The beer is a coffee black in color, with a dark cream colored head that dissipates quickly. SOme light lacing. Smells of bitter chocolate, roasted malts, and vanilla. Tastes of bitter chocolate, roasted malts, vanilla, and oats. The mouthfeel is very smooth and medium bodied.

Overall, this is an excellent stout. It's got several flavors that come through and it's a good session beer, that is if you want to pay the $6 per bomber ...

Photo of jhfinn420
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of JustinMatthew
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of djrn2
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of Stinkypuss
3.95/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Rogue : Shakespeare Stout

22oz bottle. Pours black as night with a mocha head. Aroma of chocolates, coffee and some alcohol. In the taste, more of the aforementioned chocolate, vanilla, roasted malts, coffee, char, espresso and very little booze or alcohol. The oats have made this beer silky smooth and goes down very nicely and easily. This bottle had some age on it, and was still very nice. Overall, a solid oatmeal stout with good flavors that went well together. Would be a fine dessert beer to pair with chocolate.

Photo of DaftCaskBC
4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: 1/4" light brown head over extremely dark brown / almost black liquid.

S: Coffee, chocolate, oats.

T: Bitter up front with toasted malt and coffee flavours which transitions to oats in the middle and a slight chocolate finish.

M: Medium to thin viscosity and a very high level of fine carbonation.

O: Another overrated and overpriced beer by Rogue. I expected more given the price tag, and I prefer Anderson Valley's Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout a lot more to this one.

Photo of AbbeyNORML
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of kornkid8600
4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

Photo of UnderPressure
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of StoutFest
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of fergster75
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of JohneHoodlum
4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of JoeBoxer522
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of PhatAtUT
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of kjkinsey
4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of bluesplit63
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of rab53
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of benbou17
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of ejw127
2.5/5  rDev -39.8%

Photo of ncsutton
4.28/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Serving Type - Bottle

A - Nice, very dark ebony color, a good thick head that last a good amount of time

S - Very robust, I'm getting chocolate and coffee smells

T - Great, can really taste the malts as well as the chocolate, it is overall very chocolatey which is good to me. I'm not really getting the oats but that's ok with this brew, very subtle on the hops

M - Very rich and creamy, extremely smooth

O - Overall a very solid brew, I personally like the chocolate taste of Stouts so this one was really good. Like i said earlier i never got the oats, but still very good.

Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout from Rogue Ales
93 out of 100 based on 3,013 ratings.