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Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout - Anderson Valley Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,888 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,888
Reviews: 893
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.79%
Wants: 90
Gots: 105 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-08-2001)
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hreb

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3.98/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle served in pint glass, chilled but not cold. Beer pours a deep, dark brown, opaque as it enters the glass, with a medium thick brown head. Pretty good roasty aroma with a hint of mocha.

Flavor is bigger on coffee notes, with a heavy but not syrupy mouthfeel, a very light bitterness, and moderate carbonation. I tried this earlier at a cooler temp and found the carbonation way too heavy for the style, so serving closer to cellar temperature seems to be a clear win for me on this beer.

Overall: a really nice mid-ABV oatmeal stout. Extremely drinkable when not over chilled.

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2013 05:53:07 | More by hreb
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Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 1,888 ratings.