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Black Stallion Oatmeal Stout - Sweetwater Tavern & Brewery

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Black Stallion Oatmeal Stout
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4 Ratings
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 5.34%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sweetwater Tavern & Brewery visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RBorsato on 10-07-2002)
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Reviews by meathookjones:
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4.1/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Got a growler of this from the Sterling Virginia Sweetwater. This pours a jet black with a decent sized tan head that has fairly good retention. Lacing was left around the glass as this was consumed. Smells are mainly of roasted coffee and grains with a touch of malty sweetness. The taste is almost identical to the smell with a roasted grain and coffee flavor standing out with a bit of a bitter dark chocolate flavor to it as well. Mouthfeel is about medium with good carbonation. This is highly drinkable and a great all around stout. There is a little more coffee flavor that I would expect, but not to the point of over doing it.

meathookjones, Jun 21, 2004
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Photo of RBorsato
4.18/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Black in color with a nice brown head which lasts fairly well. A rich roasty coffee aroma and taste. Medium in body. Has a very smooth and oily type character. Made with Coffee so may not fit the style perfectly but I certainly think it is fabulous and I don't drink coffee (except when in beer :-)

Note: I have tasted at the pub and in the growler. Both very good - This review was the growler version from Merrifield, VA.

RBorsato, Oct 07, 2002
Photo of ghostmech007
3.7/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

On-tap at the centerville location.

Black. Deep tan head that lasts forever.

The nose is a rich robust coffee.

Medium body and very very smooth. Roasted grains and coffee are everywhere. Very good tasting brew. I just hope that they add a little more oatmeal to the next batch.

ghostmech007, Oct 01, 2007
Photo of atrocity
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

atrocity, Aug 01, 2014
Black Stallion Oatmeal Stout from Sweetwater Tavern & Brewery
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.