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!

Buffalo Bill's Blueberry Oatmeal Stout - Buffalo Bill's Brewery

Not Rated.
Buffalo Bill's Blueberry Oatmeal StoutBuffalo Bill's Blueberry Oatmeal Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
76
okay

431 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 431
Reviews: 232
rAvg: 3.29
pDev: 19.45%
Wants: 12
Gots: 14 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Buffalo Bill's Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
At 7.5% alcohol, this award-winning brew is a true winter warmer. Blueberry Oatmeal Stout has hints of chocolate, oatmeal and fresh blueberries. A wonderful pairing of flavors! Great for the holidays and for those who enjoy discovering new beers.

(Beer added by: dsa7783 on 12-22-2007)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 431 | Reviews: 232 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Doppelbockulus:
Photo of Doppelbockulus
Doppelbockulus

Florida

3/5  rDev -8.8%

01-27-2012 16:38:59 | More by Doppelbockulus
More User Reviews:
Photo of Links41
Links41

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +29.2%

07-24-2014 00:35:44 | More by Links41
Photo of woodychandler
woodychandler

Pennsylvania

3.93/5  rDev +19.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I visited Buffalo Bill's once, over the Holiday Break in 2005. I used to have a girlfriend who lived in Hayward when we were stationed in Alameda in the late-1980s. I awoke this morning, ready for my usual repast of oatmeal (maybe with blueberries, I have that) and coffee, only to realize that the dishwasher was running and all of the necessary utensils were inside of it! Desparate times call for desparate measures and so my day begins in earnest. Random thoughts at 0614 (Local, EDT).

From the bottle: "Handcrafted"; "oatmeal stout brewed with blueberries and natural flavor added".

A screw-top!?! Really?!? I just felt like I went to a lot of unnecessary work and to take out my frustration, I nearly inverted the bottle until I realized what I was doing. At base, it is a stout, so if you do not think that there was a pseudo-cascade going on, you are deluding yourself. It settled into a dense finger of deep-tan head that acted as a cap above the beer. Nose was very fruity, very blueberry, and while I do not enjoy them quite as much as when I was a kid, blueberry pie remains my favorite. Ah, sweet blueberries ... Color was a deep, dark-brown (SRM = 44), allowing ZERO light penetration. Mouthfeel was full, kind of creamy, dense with carbonation. The flavor was more blueberry than stout, so depending on your preference, it may or may not work for you. At this hour, it was working for me since I am positive that I would not have wanted a regular stout just now. The blueberry flavor was very evocative of summer and my youth and nostalgic drinking is one of my favorite things to do. Finish was semi-dry, since blueberries do not tend to be downright sweet anyway and when coupled with a non-sweet stout, they negated it being sweet. Very nice.

Serving type: bottle

07-02-2014 10:29:47 | More by woodychandler
Photo of afsdan
afsdan

Colorado

4/5  rDev +21.6%

06-18-2014 04:47:00 | More by afsdan
Photo of DrunkenMonk
DrunkenMonk

California

2/5  rDev -39.2%

06-11-2014 06:53:13 | More by DrunkenMonk
Photo of rspauldi
rspauldi

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

06-02-2014 20:27:25 | More by rspauldi
Photo of mpenske
mpenske

California

4/5  rDev +21.6%

05-28-2014 03:18:20 | More by mpenske
Photo of EigenBeer
EigenBeer

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +14%

05-14-2014 00:31:51 | More by EigenBeer
Photo of StevenH
StevenH

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -8.8%

05-08-2014 04:12:14 | More by StevenH
Photo of Dirty_Island
Dirty_Island

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

05-02-2014 23:43:00 | More by Dirty_Island
Photo of OregonGrown7
OregonGrown7

Nebraska

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

04-22-2014 03:09:52 | More by OregonGrown7
Photo of bismarksays
bismarksays

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

04-14-2014 02:38:28 | More by bismarksays
Photo of dcescott
dcescott

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

04-13-2014 01:00:56 | More by dcescott
Photo of Mikeb8
Mikeb8

California

4/5  rDev +21.6%

04-03-2014 03:39:50 | More by Mikeb8
Photo of ShepardCommander
ShepardCommander

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +14%

03-30-2014 19:48:10 | More by ShepardCommander
Photo of Merticois
Merticois

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +36.8%

03-30-2014 02:21:51 | More by Merticois
Photo of LuckyLyle
LuckyLyle

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +14%

03-25-2014 21:44:24 | More by LuckyLyle
Photo of jaxray8
jaxray8

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

03-21-2014 23:25:51 | More by jaxray8
Photo of bundy462
bundy462

Texas

2/5  rDev -39.2%

03-21-2014 03:59:08 | More by bundy462
Photo of Furley80
Furley80

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -8.8%

03-21-2014 03:57:27 | More by Furley80
Photo of anvilx
anvilx

Texas

3/5  rDev -8.8%

03-18-2014 05:12:19 | More by anvilx
Photo of LampertLand
LampertLand

British Columbia (Canada)

3.76/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Buffalo Bill's Brewery 'Blueberry Oatmeal Stout' @ 7.5% served from a 350 ml bottle purchased for $2.65

A-pour is cola brown from the bottle to a near black in the glass with some ruby red peeking thru a small tan head leaving a minimal lace along the pint

S-some hint of blueberries

T-boozy oatmeal stout

MF-ok carbonation , feels full body

Ov-ok beer , glad I only bought the single bottle ,

prost LampertLand

Serving type: bottle

03-17-2014 06:16:27 | More by LampertLand
Photo of BryantForestry
BryantForestry

Texas

4/5  rDev +21.6%

03-15-2014 00:56:40 | More by BryantForestry
Photo of Dilbert65
Dilbert65

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

03-12-2014 23:18:55 | More by Dilbert65
Photo of rieg21
rieg21

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +21.6%

03-01-2014 00:35:45 | More by rieg21
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Buffalo Bill's Blueberry Oatmeal Stout from Buffalo Bill's Brewery
76 out of 100 based on 431 ratings.