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Saint Oskar (Oskar Blues/Saint Archer Collaboration) - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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Saint Oskar (Oskar Blues/Saint Archer Collaboration)
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BA SCORE
85
very good

10 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 10.57%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
An India Black Lager dry-hopped with experimental hop HBC 366.
90 IBUs

(Beer added by: JMBSH on 03-24-2014)
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Photo of Beaver13
3.38/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

16 oz can. Pours dark brown with a big rocky tan head that retains well and laces the glass.

The aroma is sweet roasted caramel malts with a little fruit and piney hops.

The flavor is sweet caramel malt, roast and some piney fruity hops. The mouthfeel is medium bodied and a little watery.

Overall, tastes like a decent, but sweet, black IPA. I don't see much difference with it being a lager.

Beaver13, Apr 21, 2014
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a Dogfish IPA glass.

A - Very dark amber color. Almost can't see through the glass when held to the light. The glass helps the head be a strong thick tan that I let shrink a bit to be able to pour in the rest. It shrinks with a very nice amount of lacing being left on the glass.

S - Citrusy hops. Not too strong but it's good.

T - Strong pine/grass flavor. I wait a bit and the next taste dark malts now add a roasted characteristic that I didn't get at first. It helps the hop bite not to be too overpowering (for me).

M - Very nice and balanced.

O - Very good beer.

JMBSH, Apr 04, 2014
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Saint Oskar (Oskar Blues/Saint Archer Collaboration) from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
85 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.