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New Holland The Poet - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,586 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,586
Reviews: 633
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 10.97%
Wants: 64
Gots: 84 | 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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amalburg

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

05-01-2014 22:09:58 | More by amalburg
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PaulyB83

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

05-01-2014 13:10:43 | More by PaulyB83
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Rabeni797

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

04-30-2014 22:00:35 | More by Rabeni797
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atrocity

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2%

04-29-2014 19:07:43 | More by atrocity
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Belittle

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2%

04-29-2014 17:14:46 | More by Belittle
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AndyH

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-29-2014 01:39:31 | More by AndyH
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Syngates333

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-28-2014 21:09:42 | More by Syngates333
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sween100

Michigan

3/5  rDev -23.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Pours almost pitch black with an average sized tan head. Aroma is roasted malts, almonds, and chocolates. Smells very sweet. Taste is a creamy, coffee malt that goes down very smooth. Somewhat of a heavy beer. Unpleasant aftertaste. Overall not a bad beer, just not for me.

Serving type: on-tap

04-28-2014 14:25:39 | More by sween100
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SammyJaxxxx

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

04-28-2014 06:23:46 | More by SammyJaxxxx
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KevinL

Michigan

4/5  rDev +2%

04-28-2014 05:32:25 | More by KevinL
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DKHNOVA

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +2%

04-28-2014 03:26:10 | More by DKHNOVA
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koopa

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-27-2014 22:05:26 | More by koopa
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FUwolfpacker

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

04-27-2014 21:29:54 | More by FUwolfpacker
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Nordbier

Georgia

4/5  rDev +2%

04-27-2014 20:35:38 | More by Nordbier
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GreesyFizeek

New York

4.45/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Bottle purchased at AJ's Beer Warehouse in Henrietta, NY.

Pours a dark black, with a nearly one inch head, and little random streaks of lacing down the glass.

Smells like dark, intense roasted malt, chocolate, and coffee.

Incredible taste here, I was really pleasantly surprised. Both chocolate and coffee are big in play here, even though no chocolate and coffee were added. Great malt work here- the flavors intertwine nicely, and give the feeling of chocolate covered espresso beans. There is some nice roasty malt flavors as well, with a little bit of bitterness on the end of each sip from the hops. I also taste some vanilla as well, as well as mild smoke. How is this only 5.2% ABV? The flavor is so full.

Medium to thick body (again, how is this only 5.2%?), creamy, smooth mouthfeel, low carbonation. Incredibly drinkable, I didn't want to put this down.

This is a perfect example of how full, complex flavor can still be packed into beers of lower ABV. I had heard decent things about this one, but didn't know it was going to be so good. Highly recommended.

Serving type: bottle

04-27-2014 05:36:41 | More by GreesyFizeek
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DLS168

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2%

04-26-2014 15:56:17 | More by DLS168
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DanGeo

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-26-2014 11:09:13 | More by DanGeo
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thebigredone

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +2%

04-25-2014 21:15:42 | More by thebigredone
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Tsar_Riga

Indiana

4.01/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Solid black, with dark brown highlights and thin tan head that reduces quickly to a rim with moderate lacing.

S - Dried dark fruit, vanilla and roasted malts, but muted.

T - The roast comes through first and most, with a sharp blackened toast note combining with coffee and chocolate nibs, going more acidic into the middle, and closing with a hint of hops and malt.

M - Fairly light on the tongue, with acidity and carbonation. Almost no lingering, and only very mild bitterness.

O - This is an easily drinkable beer, with nice roasted notes. Not the most complex stout I've had, but a good beer to revisit.

Serving type: bottle

04-25-2014 02:33:00 | More by Tsar_Riga
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ThatsStout

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

04-25-2014 00:00:20 | More by ThatsStout
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Tyrolaspenleaf

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

04-24-2014 23:23:18 | More by Tyrolaspenleaf
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anabar

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2%

04-24-2014 20:46:53 | More by anabar
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MoonDogg88

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +21.2%

04-24-2014 17:42:38 | More by MoonDogg88
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Rod_J

Kentucky

3/5  rDev -23.5%

04-24-2014 02:52:03 | More by Rod_J
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lucasj82

Indiana

4/5  rDev +2%

04-20-2014 22:34:38 | More by lucasj82
New Holland The Poet from New Holland Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,586 ratings.