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New Holland The Poet - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,809 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,809
Reviews: 656
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.22%
Wants: 74
Gots: 149 | 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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Photo of Shilt
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Shilt, Feb 11, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

CB2maltygoodness, Feb 09, 2012
Photo of centurian62
4.53/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

What a fantastic Oatmeal Stout. With a fantastic aroma and a great finish, this stout is definitely a winner. New Holland serves this stout year round and although stouts are faux pas in the summer, I still enjoy a cold Poet in the middle of July. If you are a fan of oatmeal stouts, this one will not disappoint!

centurian62, Feb 06, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

hinemk76, Feb 05, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

quintonmaximoff, Feb 02, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

senorscientist, Jan 30, 2012
Photo of madeofsteel
4.05/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

A - Pours pitch black, with a mocha colored head about a half inch high, creamy looking with different sized bubbles. Nice patchy lacing. Very pretty.

S - Warming alcohol, chocolate, roasted malt.

T - Oatmeal, chocolate, and a nice bit of earthy hops. Roasted coffee finish.

M - Creamy, but leaves a lot on the palate.

O - Delicious, and gets better when it warms. A very nice stout.

madeofsteel, Jan 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

poppyjohn, Jan 26, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

substanceD, Jan 24, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

Rostie, Jan 23, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

dprophet, Jan 22, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

Mango, Jan 22, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

Troville1990, Jan 21, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -17.1%

acurtis, Jan 21, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

XavierMuskies, Jan 21, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

hilgart1, Jan 20, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

derricksmalls, Jan 19, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

MoritzRW, Jan 15, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

dmorley21, Jan 14, 2012
Photo of dexterk1
3.9/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours from the bottle as a nice dark coffee/chocolate color. Head is strong and thick.
Odor is somewhat light. Has some roasted coffee notes and maybe chocolate as well.
Taste is nice a solid as an oatmeal stout should be. Some chocolate and coffee are present. Also has high maltyness and little hop bitterness. Feel is pretty smooth and creamy. A nice stout overall.

dexterk1, Jan 14, 2012
Photo of jera1350
4.5/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours from the bottle a solid black color with a rocky tan head that is thick and luscious looking. Lots of sticky lacing. Is this thing an imperial stout or an oatmeal stout?

What a great smell. Sweet, grainy malt, pretty big smoke presence, a peanut/pretzel thing going on too. Smells like a meal.

Very rich malty taste with very little roast until the finish. Very clean tasting. Subtle notes of chocolate, smoke and coffee though.

Very silky feel. Ever so smooth and the carbonation is just pillowy.

New Holland nailed this beer for the style. Drinks so well too. This is probably the best oatmeal stout I've had out of a bottle and maybe only second to one other overall. Great work right here.

jera1350, Jan 13, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

uziangis, Jan 13, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

nucmedmario, Jan 13, 2012
New Holland The Poet from New Holland Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,809 ratings.