1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Alaskan Stout - Alaskan Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Alaskan StoutAlaskan Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
84
good

341 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 341
Reviews: 197
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 27
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Alaskan Brewing Co. visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
The unique blend of the oats and malts in Alaskan Stout produce a balanced, smooth beer with hints of coffee and caramel.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-03-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 341 | Reviews: 197 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Phatz:
Photo of Phatz
Phatz

Pennsylvania

3.95/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

This is just what a Stout is supposed to be in my book. This is a tasty approachable easy drinking stout. Believe it or not I have to thank my Dad (who doesn't even drink beer) for bring this and 4 other Alaskan beers back from his vacation, just for me. <don't I feel special>

Appearance: Dark dark brown almost black with a chocolaty brown head that has medium retention and fades to a nice frothy cap. The cap and the lacing last the duration of the beer.

Smell: Lightly toasted malts, coffee, and a hint of birch wood settle gently in the nose.

Taste: This is my morning mocha meets my evening stout. What a perfect light easy oatmeal stout flavor with chocolaty coffee, light oats and grains, medium/light roasted malts, and hints of molasses in the slightly coffee like body; mmm tasty! Sweet enough to find hints of brown sugar but it is bitter enough to find the hop character dancing around on your tongue as well. Alaskan Stout has it all =) for a small sessionable stout.

Mouthfeel: Small amount of carbonation leaves it feeling smooth and creamy but the hop character adds some dimension the mouthfeel leave it as a creamy medium bodied beer.

Drinkability: This is an easy drinking stout if ever I have had one. What a pity I only have two. I could drink this by the case. boy the aftertaste is perfect and enticing. WOW! I am impressed!

Hope this is helpful.
Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2006 07:23:10 | More by Phatz
More User Reviews:
Photo of sonnydeezy
sonnydeezy

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

07-31-2014 04:44:04 | More by sonnydeezy
Photo of Smileitsfreetobehappy
Smileitsfreetobehappy

Alaska

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

07-29-2014 04:26:44 | More by Smileitsfreetobehappy
Photo of assman79
assman79

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-26-2014 15:23:25 | More by assman79
Photo of MDDMD
MDDMD

Pennsylvania

3.79/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A-dark brown black color with a nice tan head and a little lacing

S-dark malt, cocoa, coffee, hint of molasses

T-dark roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, little molasses, slight char

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, smooth

O-decent straightforward stout, would drink this again

Serving type: on-tap

07-22-2014 17:05:24 | More by MDDMD
Photo of MillerMan16
MillerMan16

Wisconsin

2/5  rDev -46.4%

07-15-2014 21:34:41 | More by MillerMan16
Photo of Belittle
Belittle

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-14-2014 16:45:47 | More by Belittle
Photo of SitkaSteve
SitkaSteve

Alaska

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

07-11-2014 01:47:20 | More by SitkaSteve
Photo of speedvagen
speedvagen

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-06-2014 14:15:33 | More by speedvagen
Photo of lebriarjr
lebriarjr

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-23-2014 20:40:11 | More by lebriarjr
Photo of Doctor_J
Doctor_J


2.5/5  rDev -33%

06-20-2014 23:40:23 | More by Doctor_J
Photo of Dwarven_Ale
Dwarven_Ale

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-18-2014 17:30:27 | More by Dwarven_Ale
Photo of kraticus41
kraticus41

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

06-10-2014 00:41:38 | More by kraticus41
Photo of HoppySeb
HoppySeb

Washington

3/5  rDev -19.6%

06-07-2014 16:02:40 | More by HoppySeb
Photo of wrightst
wrightst

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

06-01-2014 13:22:08 | More by wrightst
Photo of Lance87
Lance87

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

05-27-2014 18:53:12 | More by Lance87
Photo of kmahe
kmahe

Washington

4/5  rDev +7.2%

05-24-2014 02:46:45 | More by kmahe
Photo of Tbland33
Tbland33

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

05-23-2014 23:48:35 | More by Tbland33
Photo of beefington
beefington

Alaska

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

05-22-2014 06:17:36 | More by beefington
Photo of 40ontarget
40ontarget

Colorado

3/5  rDev -19.6%

05-21-2014 03:16:15 | More by 40ontarget
Photo of Beerlover
Beerlover

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

04-22-2014 01:35:31 | More by Beerlover
Photo of BrewCaveDweller
BrewCaveDweller

Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

04-21-2014 00:43:22 | More by BrewCaveDweller
Photo of Norseman
Norseman

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

04-20-2014 18:50:28 | More by Norseman
Photo of ToddKehoe
ToddKehoe


3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

04-17-2014 22:44:50 | More by ToddKehoe
Photo of Dovers
Dovers

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

04-13-2014 18:59:37 | More by Dovers
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Alaskan Stout from Alaskan Brewing Co.
84 out of 100 based on 341 ratings.