1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

St-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout - McAuslan Brewing

Not Rated.
St-Ambroise Oatmeal StoutSt-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,034 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,034
Reviews: 590
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 78
Gots: 67 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
McAuslan Brewing visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-18-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of St-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout Alström Bros
Ratings: 1,034 | Reviews: 590 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of muskiesman
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of SchoonerNS
4.95/5  rDev +21.3%

Photo of Ultrarunner100
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of BeerBeast
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of WIBrewMan
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of coder
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of NonicPanic
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of Mlkluther
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

Living in Canada I can always find this beer and I keep a stock of it in my fridge. One of the best darker beers you can find. Great richness and depth.

Photo of a77cj7
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of ckollias
4.32/5  rDev +5.9%

Photo of SFNC
4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

A deep brown, verging on black pour. The head was short lived with very little lacing as the level decreased. No strong scent, outside of a mild roast malt and caramel. Very smooth, especailly after enjoys some strong RIP's during he week. Well rounded with not much bitterness, except at the finish, Some dark chocolate undertones, but mostly a lightly roasted malt. Not as chewy as I had anticipated, but still quite enjoyable. A good mid-week stout, very tasty but not too strong.

Photo of apasternak
2.75/5  rDev -32.6%

Photo of mtomlins
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of GlendonTT
4.12/5  rDev +1%

Photo of northof60hops
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of thedoubler55
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

A: A nice light brown with some transparency to it, a nice one finger head at the top that leaves some lacing around the glass.

S: Nose on this one has a lot of caramel and roasty espresso notes that comes along with some malts and raisins on the tail end.

T: Almost follows the nose to a tee, lots of caramel and roasted malts, some raisins come through on the tail end as well.

M: Full bodied with a nice smoothness to it, slight carbonation as well.

D: One of the better oatmeal stouts that I have had recently, crisp and refreshing and a nice finish to go along with all that, not a bad beer at all, I think having it in Epcot-Disney made it tens times better.

Photo of Coronaeus
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of Hellpop65
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of MA08
4.48/5  rDev +9.8%

Photo of DaftCaskBC
3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

I used to really enjoy this beer, but this latest six-pack was very soy saucey. The date indicates it is fresh as well.

Photo of ThrashMaster
3/5  rDev -26.5%

Photo of AngusOg
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of JMS1512
4/5  rDev -2%

Photo of DaveBar
3.84/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Purchased at the LCBO for $2.80 for a 473ml can. Enjoyed at 7deg C in a tulip

A- Very good. Very dark. A head popped up and was gone but the carbonation look was the opposite way it should have been.... ??

S- Pretty good and malty.

T- Very light but it's all there baby. The recipe is a watery Founder's Breakfast Stoutie

M- Here is where the light alcohol percentage and lightness on the recipe ingredients hurts this beer. More more more. Come on. The 70's song Andrea True sang!

O- Very good. With work this would be a killer money maker

Food Pairing

This wonderful beginning of a good beer went well with...... Tacos!!

Enjoy

Photo of dental
4.2/5  rDev +2.9%

St-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout from McAuslan Brewing
92 out of 100 based on 1,034 ratings.