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Winter Oatmeal Stout - Mayflower Brewing Company

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Winter Oatmeal StoutWinter Oatmeal Stout

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BA SCORE
88
very good

196 Ratings
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Ratings: 196
Reviews: 87
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 9.9%
Wants: 8
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mayflower Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mduncan on 12-08-2010)
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Massachusetts

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.5%

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Jmbbabson

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

07-01-2014 15:35:28 | More by Jmbbabson
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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +26.9%

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J-Bonestradamus

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

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Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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teeco

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

02-28-2014 02:32:28 | More by teeco
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brewcifix

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

02-27-2014 12:12:47 | More by brewcifix
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jlordi12

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

02-23-2014 22:44:32 | More by jlordi12
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Roy1586

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.5%

02-16-2014 23:39:28 | More by Roy1586
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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

02-15-2014 20:26:05 | More by frosted33
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JMScowcroft

Vermont

4.06/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Mayflower Brewing Company - Winter Oatmeal Stout, poured into a Craftgeer snifter.

Look - Pours thin viscosity black with a small foamy head that dissipates quickly and no lacing.

Smell - Aroma is chocolate, oatmeal, and roasted malts. Well rounded. Big oats. Sweet.

Taste - Thin but packed full of oats with a side of roasted malts, tasty.

Mouthfeel - Thin with moderate carbonation. Lingering oats. Zero booziness and easy to drink but the brew starts to lose steam here a bit.

Overall - For a non-imperial (read: thin) oatmeal stout, this is good.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2014 17:38:23 | More by JMScowcroft
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BYOFB

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

02-08-2014 04:39:44 | More by BYOFB
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dheacck11

Connecticut

3.86/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

It tries to make a decent head. It doesn't. It tries to smell nice, it does a better job at that. It tries to taste good, and it does. It tries not to feel too heavy. It's medium.

It's a beer that keeps on trying. It isn't going to move on to the olympics or be a professional. But it might have a really good college career that leads to a good job and a happy family. It has to work for it, but it ultimately is comfortably successful. Upper middle class.

No one will write a book, or even a post, about this beer. But people who meet it will say, 'oh yeah! That guy! That was surprisingly good!' when they hear it mentioned in passing.

Serving type: bottle

02-07-2014 23:56:48 | More by dheacck11
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Mikeszab

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

02-03-2014 23:30:27 | More by Mikeszab
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666_MPH

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

02-03-2014 03:07:30 | More by 666_MPH
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VictorFranco

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

01-31-2014 04:51:45 | More by VictorFranco
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CFHMagnet

Ohio

3.45/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

"PKG 11/26/13" is printed on the label.

I poured aggressively and got a finger of rich brown head. This fizzled away in seconds, leaving me nary a ring to enjoy in my glass. The body is a deep profound brown that borders on black, and it does not show any sign of lacing. As I look down into the beer, I can see minute bubbles popping on the surface.

Richly roasted malt and light yet rich aromas of coffee and chocolate abound.

Oatmeal and roasted malt are strong up front. A little roasted nut flavor with earthy tones fills it out. Doesn't make a big deal of itself, and honestly isn't very impressive.

The mouthfeel is a little disappointing. It is light-medium bodied, and seems to go down way too easy. It is a little too carbonated in my opinion. It leaves a hint of a coating on the tongue.

Serving type: bottle

01-25-2014 23:24:06 | More by CFHMagnet
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bckayaalp

New York

3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

01-25-2014 21:12:17 | More by bckayaalp
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MattXT

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.5%

01-19-2014 00:46:11 | More by MattXT
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puboflyons

New Hampshire

4.01/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

From the 12 fl. oz. bottle dated 11/26/13. Sampled on January 16, 2014.

The pour is a deep dark black color with a short-lived light brown head. Impossible to see through even held to the light.

The aroma brings out the dark malts and oatmeal characters but in a downplayed sort of way. Also a bit of smoke and light sweetness.

The body is in the medium range with a smooth texture.

The taste has a smoky, creaminess in the malt character that abruptly explodes into an earthy bitter dryness that does not linger long. Oatmeal can also be found. It definitely has some very nice features to it.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2014 22:39:09 | More by puboflyons
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toddicus13

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

01-12-2014 06:53:27 | More by toddicus13
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Rhf9120

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

This beer pours black with a this tan head. This beer smells of coffee, oats and has hits of malts. The flavor is spot on in my opinion with caramel, coffee, oats and again hits of malts all making an appearance. The mouth feel was pleasant, had a medium body but a little more carbonated than I would have thought. Overall I thought this was a good oatmeal stout and I would drink it again.

Serving type: bottle

01-09-2014 13:37:13 | More by Rhf9120
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Winter Oatmeal Stout from Mayflower Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 196 ratings.