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BackMasking - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
89
very good

478 Ratings
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Ratings: 478
Reviews: 43
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 11.11%
Wants: 17
Gots: 85 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
noun- A recording technique in which a sound or message is recorded backward on to a track that is meant to be played forward.

32 IBU

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 12-27-2012)
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Reviews by Fcolle2:
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4.03/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours dark black in color letting little to no light through. Head is about one and a half fingers and has really great retention.

Smell has lots of chocolate malt forward there is also a light tartness but i can't figure out what it's from.slight creamy aroma from the oat.

Taste follows the nose lots of chocolate malt is forward with a very faint char that works well with the very mild tart flavor. More light char and smokey flavors on the backend along with some mild oat flavors.

Mouthfeel is good. Moderately thick body is cut nicely with a mild charred bitterness. Very light carbonation keeps this a nice sipping beer.

Fcolle2, Feb 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1%

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3.25/5  rDev -17.9%

Nothing special, best quality was the thickness from the oatmeal

barhoc11, Aug 30, 2014
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77apm, Mar 29, 2014
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4.23/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

On-tap at FFF

A - Dark chocolate brown body with a nice chocolate one finger head

S - Milk chocolate, roasted malt, and hopped up with pine

T - Reminds me of a sweeter, thicker alpha klaus. Milk chocolate, roasted malt, slighty smokey and has a slight bitter pine hops. Finish is dark chocolate with light pine that lingers on.

MF - Light yet creamy body that you'd expect from an oatmeal stout

O - Imagine a sweeter oatmeal stout version of alpha klaus and you have backmasking. It has the chocolate and roasted malt that you'd expect from an oatmeal stout while also having a good hop presence that you'd expect from FFF

jeonseh, Feb 18, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

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5/5  rDev +26.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

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4/5  rDev +1%

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4.15/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

22oz bottle dated 3/27/14 poured into tulip glass
A - Dark black as if trapping all light. A tall tan head slowly gives way to a light layer with lacing on the glass.
S - Malty! Nice rosted malts and a bit of boozieness. Coffee
T - Slight coffee notes. Sweet and malty with maybe a little hop charactaristcs on the end
M - This is more of an American oatmel stout... thinner and less smooth than it's English brother. The oats don't set it up for the full body you typically expect.
O - Pretty good American version of the Oatmeal Stout. I prefer the English version with a fuller body and silkier mouth feel.

PBRmeasap1980, Jun 09, 2014
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BackMasking from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
89 out of 100 based on 478 ratings.