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Oatmeal Stout - Mendocino Brewing Company

Oatmeal StoutOatmeal Stout

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BA SCORE
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228 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 228
Reviews: 95
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 13.17%


Brewed by:
Mendocino Brewing Company visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: silver0rlead on 10-10-2010)
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Reviews by gatorbreath:
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gatorbreath

Fiji

3.63/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz btl to guinness pint..

pours mad dark, opaque, with a thin bubbly light tan head...the head takes a minute to come to life and is not too great..nose is oats, malt..taste is oaty, maybe some chocolate notes, lots of malt and slight smokiness, mouthfeel is kind of thin, not bad

overall, enjoyable, everyone try it if you like stouts

Serving type: bottle

11-18-2011 22:19:05 | More by gatorbreath
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Ohio

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev +7.5%

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BeerWithMike

Nebraska

3.58/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sampling right now on 3/6/14. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees F and poured into a brandy snifter.

Pours a really dark brown/almost black in color with close to a 1-finger beige head that settles down to around the sides on top. Some spotty lacing is seen with each sip but not a lot. The aroma is of roasted malts and coffee for the most part. the taste is pretty much the same with a hint of bitter-sweet chocolate in the mix as well. A real light bitter finish.

Serving type: bottle

03-07-2014 02:45:08 | More by BeerWithMike
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

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02-21-2014 03:27:33 | More by KStark
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

02-21-2014 00:39:32 | More by rjholcomb
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

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Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

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bluejacket74

Ohio

3.79/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12 ounce bottle. Served in a pint glass, the beer pours dark brown/black with an inch and a half tan head after a strong pour. Head retention and lacing are both good. Aroma is nice, the brew smells like roasted malt, oats, coffee, and chocolate. I think the taste is just like the aroma, except that that there's a bit of dark fruitiness noticeable. Mouthfeel/body is medium, it's creamy and has a good amount of carbonation. I think it's a good Oatmeal Stout, definitely worth trying.

Serving type: bottle

01-25-2014 02:26:24 | More by bluejacket74
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

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3.53/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz bottle poured into a tulip glass.

A: Opaque black body with a khaki colored head. Decent head retention as wells as medium lacing.

S: Not a very complex nose mostly roasted malt and milk sweetness can smell some faint oats.

T: Some rasted flavors as well as some chocolate flavors. hides the alcohol well, but theres to much of a bite for this to be a decent example of the style.

M: Mouthfeel is okay, theres a bit more carbonation, and the body is a bit to watery.

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Serving type: bottle

12-16-2013 05:22:19 | More by watermelon
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Oatmeal Stout from Mendocino Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 228 ratings.