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Vlad's Double Oatmeal Stout - Back Street Brewery

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Vlad's Double Oatmeal Stout
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 2.4
pDev: 35.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Back Street Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: Overlord on 01-24-2011)
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Overlord

California

3.58/5  rDev +49.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Had this back to back with the ass-tastic Pigskin Porter. This was much better ... relatively speaking.

Pours a very dark brown with a black(ish) interior. Maybe half an inch of dark foam.

Smells like crushed, roasted oatmeal, a hint (just a hint) of chocolate, some roast malt, and maybe the slightest whiff of vanilla.

The vanilla basically vanishes from the flavor, as it's a strong, but good, roasted oatmeal and malt that dominates all. An aftertaste of dark, semi-sweet chocolate. A bit of an acrid, burnt roasting sensation to the aftertaste that I didn't like at all.

Decently thick.

Serving type: on-tap

01-24-2011 04:30:44 | More by Overlord
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t0rin0

California

2/5  rDev -16.7%

08-20-2012 02:23:31 | More by t0rin0
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womencantsail

California

1.63/5  rDev -32.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 3 | overall: 1.5

On-tap at Back Street (Irvine)

A: The beer pours a very dark brown, almost black, with a finger or so of tan head.

S: A pretty minimal aroma to this beer, and that's for the best. And that's because what is there is not good. Roasted malt, cardboard (plenty of this), bleach/chlorine, and "meh".

T: The flavor is slightly sour with a lot of grass and roast. Acidic roasted malts and plastic combine to give this beer a totally..."interesting" flavor. I'm pretty sure there is some cardboard in there too.

M: The body is medium with a moderate level of carbonation.

D: Almost as bad as Pigskin Porter.

Serving type: on-tap

01-30-2011 07:39:00 | More by womencantsail
Vlad's Double Oatmeal Stout from Back Street Brewery
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