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Ipswich Oatmeal Stout - Ipswich Ale Brewery

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Ipswich Oatmeal StoutIpswich Oatmeal Stout

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

681 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 681
Reviews: 378
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.34%
Wants: 122
Gots: 38 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Ipswich Ale Brewery visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 12-03-2001)
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11millsown113

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -3.8%

12-18-2011 15:05:08 | More by 11millsown113
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gkatsoris


4/5  rDev -3.8%

12-17-2011 02:59:17 | More by gkatsoris
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redliner8

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +20.2%

12-16-2011 21:20:14 | More by redliner8
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PJKSR02

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +20.2%

12-13-2011 01:15:20 | More by PJKSR02
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splendidsplinter

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +20.2%

12-05-2011 01:38:29 | More by splendidsplinter
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codon2004

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +20.2%

11-29-2011 22:06:13 | More by codon2004
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LostHighway

Maine

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-29-2011 13:18:10 | More by LostHighway
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nmann08

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

11-28-2011 23:16:43 | More by nmann08
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Rochefort10nh

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

11-28-2011 20:36:32 | More by Rochefort10nh
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deapokid

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

11-25-2011 22:34:30 | More by deapokid
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bluejacket74

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

22 ounce bottle. Served in a pint glass, the beer pours dark brown/black with an inch tan head that sticks around for a while. There's also a lot of lacing left behind on the glass. Aroma is nice and strong, it smells like roasted malt, oats, coffee, chocolate and a bit of vanilla. The taste is just like the aroma, it's all roasted malt, oats, coffee, chocolate and vanilla. There's good balance between the roasty, sweet and bitter flavors. Mouthfeel/body is medium, it's a little creamy and coating with good carbonation. I have to say this is a pretty good overall brew, it's one of if not the best oatmeal stouts I've ever had. It's an excellent deal for just $5.99 a bomber, I definitely recommend this one!

11-25-2011 00:27:51 | More by bluejacket74
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CheezyBlaster

Massachusetts

3.9/5  rDev -6.3%

Long time drinker, first time reviewer.

Nose is smooth, sweet, rolled oats, a bit of dark chocolate.

Mouth and taste: nicely chewable body, carbonation is high for this style. Lingering boozey coating on tongue, not a sticky feel at all. Roasted malts, powdery oats, cocoa powder. Warm. Light for a bigger 7% stout. Feels even lighter with the biggies I've been drinking from the stout family lately. Definitely looks and smells bigger than it is, which always throws me off about this guy, no matter how many times I have it.

Still solid. Enjoy.

11-24-2011 00:27:56 | More by CheezyBlaster
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brandoman63

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

11-22-2011 03:19:59 | More by brandoman63
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RoryOMoore

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +20.2%

11-22-2011 00:46:03 | More by RoryOMoore
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joepais

Maine

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-20-2011 22:00:11 | More by joepais
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PEIhop

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

11-19-2011 19:12:12 | More by PEIhop
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jujigatame

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-18-2011 03:36:04 | More by jujigatame
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basilcrow

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-17-2011 22:01:04 | More by basilcrow
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mattlphoto

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +20.2%

11-17-2011 14:14:32 | More by mattlphoto
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Vinlespo

New York

5/5  rDev +20.2%

11-17-2011 01:45:53 | More by Vinlespo
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ElGallo

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-15-2011 18:57:27 | More by ElGallo
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paulmcm

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-15-2011 17:09:26 | More by paulmcm
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Thads324

Connecticut

3.38/5  rDev -18.8%

A : pours a thick and completely black color with a small tan head. The head disappears quickly onto just side lacing. nice spidery lacing.
S : first sniff is very sweet and roasty. a bit of bittersweet chocolate and some coffee. A slight bit of heat on the end.
T : First sip is very astringent and almost phenolic. Roasty and a bit of coffee linger. A nice bitter and fresh hop in the tail end of the beer, which is creamy with a hearty pumpernickel type flavor.
M : heavy brew that is full bodied and delightful. Chewy and easy in the finish.

Overall a very good beer except for the overly astringent and almost plastic tasting beginning. I don't know if it is super roasted and supposed to be that way or if there was a problem somewhere. if this beer didn't have such a bad beginning it would be amazing. I'll have to try it again and hope for better results

11-15-2011 04:41:06 | More by Thads324
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bpfrush

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -3.8%

11-15-2011 02:58:13 | More by bpfrush
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Lawnboy33

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +20.2%

11-14-2011 18:12:41 | More by Lawnboy33
Ipswich Oatmeal Stout from Ipswich Ale Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 681 ratings.