1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Earl Coffee Oatmeal Stout - Hill Farmstead Brewery

Not Rated.
Earl Coffee Oatmeal StoutEarl Coffee Oatmeal Stout

Educational use only; do not reuse.

464 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 464
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 6.76%
Wants: 179
Gots: 32 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: kingcrowing on 09-09-2010

Earl (1911-1985) was our grandfather’s brother; Hill Farmstead Brewery rests upon the land that was once home to him and his 13 siblings. In his honor, this Stout is crafted from American malted barley, Flaked Oats, English roasted malts, American hops, Organic Guatemalan Coffee, our ale yeast, and water from our well. It is unfiltered and naturally carbonated. A silhouette of coffee and malt - an embodiment of complexity and drinkability, this is the ale that I dream to have shared with Earl.

Pale, Caramel, and Chocolate Malt, Roasted Barley, Columbus hops; Ale Yeast, and our Well Water.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 464 | Reviews: 72 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of beerdrifter
4.42/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Picked this up in a great trade with Evan! 2013 Vintage. Creamy pitch black pour with a gorgeous two finger caramel-colored head with great retention and crazy lacing. Big nutty, roasty nose with tons of fresh brewed coffee along with hints of oats, toast, espresso, toffee, burnt sugar, and subtle cocoa. The taste is also very coffee forward with tons of roasty malt, toasted oats, leather, tobacco, toffee, vanilla, espresso, and cocoa. The mouthfeel is creamy and mouth-coating with light carbonation, subtle sweetness, and a velvety smooth, dry, bitter finish. Overall, some of the most intense coffee flavor I've tasted in a coffee stout. Another great offering from Hill Farmstead.

Photo of tectactoe
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Stum-pub
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of WCW
4.37/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of ronricorossi
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Very good, smooth mouthfeel, well integrated flavors. Not necessarily better than other great dark coffee ales.

Photo of Sean802
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of GonzoHomebrewer
4.33/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of dannyfayy
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of nh_hawkeye
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of arusso13
4.57/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of edmaher
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of dheldman
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of CraigMack61
4.96/5  rDev +15.6%

Photo of NHbeerguy
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of acidreflux
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of Kirk
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of YOSHl
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Srkolodn
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of bourassa23
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Denzo
4.3/5  rDev +0.2%

Photo of gonzowestwood
4.32/5  rDev +0.7%

Photo of MNBeerGeek
4.24/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of Kmlund
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of dubdrop
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of lysergicdream
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Earl Coffee Oatmeal Stout from Hill Farmstead Brewery
95 out of 100 based on 464 ratings.