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Portsmouth Oatmeal Stout - Portsmouth Brewery

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90
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152 Ratings
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Ratings: 152
Reviews: 90
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 14.07%
Wants: 74
Gots: 8 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Portsmouth Brewery visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The addition of flaked oats add a “smooth” texture to this big black ale. Lots of chocolate roasty flavors tightened up by an abundance of Pacific Northwest hops.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 03-15-2003)
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KTCamm

New Jersey

4.38/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

22 oz bomber bottle purchased at the brewery. Poured into a perfect pint glass. Love how this beer looks - jet black with medium dark brown foam. Disappates clear off. Oaty nose, some dark roasted background. Dark chocolate oat taste. Mellow aftertaste, quite smooth. Light smoothing of the bitters. Quite tasty. Example version of the style.

Serving type: bottle

09-15-2012 13:16:18 | More by KTCamm
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S: Light roast. Some cocoa. Milk chocolate. Some lactose-like creaminess.

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Portsmouth Oatmeal Stout from Portsmouth Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 152 ratings.