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Vanilla Oatis - Ninkasi Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

324 Ratings
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Ratings: 324
Reviews: 67
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 10.44%
Wants: 13
Gots: 38 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ninkasi Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A delicious oatmeal stout with just enough hops to balance the copious quantities of dark roasted malts, oatmeal for a creamy smooth drinkability, and whole vanilla beans for a rich complexity. To achieve this higher level of decadence, we added in whole vanilla beans to the final stage of fermentation - the same process we use to dry hop a beer.

(Beer added by: Docer on 07-19-2009)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured nice black and thick with little to no head. Smells good. Having a hard time putting a finger on the different smells. Smooth drinking. Hint of vanilla, malt. A bit of oat too. Good beer. Has a little bit of an alcohol in the aftertaste. Overall ok. Not the best or worst oatmeal stout I have ever had.

Wife's Review: "I like it. It reminds me of the vanilla iced coffee at Starbucks."

Brackh, Aug 12, 2014
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A - The body is the darkest brown. The head is light brown, fluffy, and slick.
S - Vanilla, dark roasted malts, and faint oatmeal. The bitter aroma stands out.
T - Faded roasted malts, faint vanilla, some oatmeal. Backed up with some hops.
M - Rich and almost dense. Medium body, medium carbonation. I would like it to be thicker.
O - Decent

This is a good old regular oatmeal stout. This is good, but I would have to be hard pressed to have this again.

mabermud, Aug 07, 2014
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Vanilla Oatis from Ninkasi Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 324 ratings.