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New Holland The Poet - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,793 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,793
Reviews: 656
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.22%
Wants: 75
Gots: 141 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
IBU's: 40

(Beer added by: inebrius on 02-01-2003)
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

wattersmike90, Oct 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

ultrasrs, Oct 12, 2014
Photo of smcolw
3.81/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Spots for lace. Decent starting head--two fingers. Black color where no light can pass.

The smell is part sour and part burnt toast. Relatively mild.

The flavor more closely matches the stout flavors I expect: some coffee, a bit of burnt malt. Rich body and light carbonation. Bitter, but brief, aftertaste.

smcolw, Oct 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

BostonPhilly, Oct 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

wjoelbrooks, Oct 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Rborre321, Oct 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

thebowski, Oct 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Jstonerock24, Oct 09, 2014
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3.73/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

a very well made beer, about as much roasty flavor and sticky body as you can pack into a beer of this low abv. its super dark, impenetrable to light, and barley showing a quarter inch of mocha bubbles on the edges. the nose is real dark, almost burnt barley, with a belgian chocolate undertone and a sweetness from the oats. the body is velvety smooth, but enormously heavy. palate coating and sticky, almost hard to swallow. its also a little tannic in the flavor, sharp for a second, which doesnt really fit with the tasted marshmallow flavor i get here. bitter roast and chocolate in the finish. its hard to drink a lot of this, but its cool how intense it is for being so mild on the alcohol front. well made beer, but not one of my personal favorites from these guys.

StonedTrippin, Oct 09, 2014
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4.56/5  rDev +16.3%

Gps411, Oct 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

ryanjtravis, Oct 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Taste is rich roasted malt, vanilla, and cream. This beer has a great chewy body that lingers. I would pick this up again.

tigg924, Oct 06, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

atlbravsrno1, Oct 04, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev -8.2%

Mikecap, Oct 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

plumcrazyfx, Oct 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -23.5%

fossage78, Sep 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

socon67, Sep 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

OhioBobcat, Sep 27, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

jkerzman92, Sep 27, 2014
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5/5  rDev +27.6%

simplejj81, Sep 27, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

very dark color, smooth flavor with hints of oatmeal....nice smooth taste

JamesBondGA, Sep 27, 2014
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3.76/5  rDev -4.1%

Nichols33, Sep 27, 2014
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4.2/5  rDev +7.1%

Dmccammon, Sep 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

_Christina_, Sep 26, 2014
New Holland The Poet from New Holland Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,793 ratings.