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St-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout - McAuslan Brewing

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St-Ambroise Oatmeal StoutSt-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,079 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,079
Reviews: 599
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 83
Gots: 89 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
McAuslan Brewing visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-18-2001

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Ratings: 1,079 | Reviews: 599
Photo of spacebear09
3.9/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Thebeardedangler
4.4/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of StJamesGate
4.27/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Purple black and viscous, with a creamy, clingy lavender-tan stout head. 4
Malted chocolate shake nose with some port, fig, and sweet coffee - deep and tasty. 4.5
Coffee ice cream up front with a roasty bite, some dates, and a touch of ash. 4.25
Bittersweet chocolate chip ending and drying tannic linger.
Almost medium and plenty creamy. 4

-- Intriguing nose but not as full and smooth as I’d expect for an oatmeal stout. For that, though, there’s piles of nuance - a bit of smoke, black fruit, cola… Almost like it’s halfway between an English Stout and an RIS in flavor profile. Possibly the most interesting oatmeal stout I’ve had. 4.25

Photo of DoktorEd
4.69/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Sathanas
4.27/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of allenson21
3.77/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ptickle
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Veloman1241
3.36/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of jwps214
3.95/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Max8787
4.27/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of smaddock
1.74/5  rDev -57.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Very raisiny and overly sweet. Unpleasant aftertaste

Photo of Ericbeech_87
3.97/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of 130guy
4.24/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jerryodell
4.42/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of nickfl
3.82/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of mothman
4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Kashrack
4.15/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of aubsta
4.37/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Very dark, toasty and far from unidimensional.

Photo of AJacob81
4.23/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a pint can into a nonic. Jet black w three fingers of tan foam head that slowly recedes and leaves extensive lacing. The nose is dark roast coffee, dark fruit, and earthy hops. Taste closely follows, w an added turn from rye bread, bitter cocoa, and rich caramel. Lingering finish adds a hint of maple syrup to the overall roastiness and dark bread flavor. Cascade and Willamette make a welcome appearance as well. Medium body w heavy carbonation, very pleasant to drink.

Photo of Harvest06
4.11/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Thick and sweet for 5% abv. Tasty oatmeal stout.

Photo of Jonathan33373
4.35/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

This beer is a good dark beer and I would definitley recommend it to any of my friends. It is smooth going down and there is a nice taste and aftertaste. This beer lasts and thats the key to a good beer. I wouldn't say its my favorite beer but it does the job and does it well. Even from the can it taste's good so you won't here me complaining any time soon. It's got a nice alcohol percentage so your not choking on the liquor and the best part of this beer is the flavor. This has been my first encounter sith St.ambroise and it it wont be my last. I find the bro's score a little high but I would have to definitly say this beer is in the high 80's. Good job you french bastards.

Photo of imfinished
3.68/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of phooky
4.02/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of npendres
3.58/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Fatehunter
4/5  rDev -2%

Pours a finger of tan head on a black body.
The aroma is rich: molasses, dark chocolate, coffee, roasted and toasted malt. Awesome.
The taste is pure darkness: black licorice, bitter chocolate, black coffee and a little salty smoke to finish.
The texture has a fair amount of fizz.
It's pretty great.

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St-Ambroise Oatmeal Stout from McAuslan Brewing
91 out of 100 based on 1,079 ratings.