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Velvet Merlin - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

2,227 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,227
Reviews: 549
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.22%
Wants: 199
Gots: 288 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Original name was "Velvet Merkin", but name was changed when it began to be bottled in 2010.

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(Beer added by: largadeer on 11-13-2008)
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Generous extra from nicks6217.

Appearance- Dark black with a thin off-white head that fades quickly.

Aroma- Roasted malts and dark coffee

Taste- Mainly roasted malts, some coffee notes and a hint of chocolate. A bit bitter.

Mouth- Fine, not too thick or thin but lacking in carbonation.

Drink- Pretty easy drinking for a stout but more carbonation really would have helped this.

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Velvet Merlin from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 2,227 ratings.