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Portsmouth Oatmeal Stout - Portsmouth Brewery

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

157 Ratings
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Ratings: 157
Reviews: 90
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 14.11%
Wants: 71
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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Photo of GarthDanielson
3.98/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a bomber into a tumbler pint, the beer is an extremely dark brown, almost black coloring with a thin, filmy, dense head that sits low and is a light beige color. Aromas of roasted oats, coffee, and a slight hint of cream. Flavors are rich and smooth, with a dark fruit sweet highlight laced throughout a coffee and cream backbone. Very light in mouth, despite the velvety smooth feel and strong flavor profiles. Leaves a decent, slick lacing along the glass. The aftertaste is more of the creamy and slight fruit sweetness, leading to a slow receding, lingering finish that is slick and darkly bitter. Very tasty beer!

GarthDanielson, Mar 02, 2012
Photo of ChrisL24481
4/5  rDev -1%

ChrisL24481, Feb 10, 2013
Photo of jmilo64
4/5  rDev -1%

jmilo64, Feb 20, 2012
Photo of cleeze
4/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Talk about creamy!

Poured jet black with tan head. Little lacing.

smelled of sweet malts, chocolate, and oats.

Taste was much like the smell. Very tasty. Little bit of chocolate again with a very creamy finish.

Slick mouthfeel.

Even though it's very filling I still think I could put back a few of these.

cleeze, Feb 13, 2009
Photo of BeerBucks
4/5  rDev -1%

BeerBucks, Sep 23, 2012
Photo of snowmageddon
4/5  rDev -1%

snowmageddon, May 26, 2014
Photo of portia99
4/5  rDev -1%

portia99, Nov 12, 2014
Photo of BeerHunter76
4/5  rDev -1%

BeerHunter76, Jun 22, 2012
Photo of kjkinsey
4/5  rDev -1%

kjkinsey, Jun 22, 2012
Photo of ncelauro
4/5  rDev -1%

ncelauro, Sep 04, 2013
Photo of EatonHops
4/5  rDev -1%

EatonHops, Aug 30, 2013
Photo of ajcormier
4/5  rDev -1%

ajcormier, Oct 31, 2013
Photo of DoctorB2B
4/5  rDev -1%

DoctorB2B, Feb 18, 2012
Photo of OtherShoe2
4/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Dark brown with a nice foamy tan head. No lace.

Big coffee aroma, some good charred malt in the nose.

Big coffee on the palate, with nice bitterness and sweetness of the malt balancing each other out. The oatmeal does come thru, just barely, but you get it. Big coffee bitter finish.

A bit astringent and some tingly bite. Full bodied.

Real solid for the style. Liked this and would have it again.

OtherShoe2, Sep 23, 2012
Photo of zestar
4/5  rDev -1%

zestar, May 31, 2014
Photo of xnicknj
4/5  rDev -1%

xnicknj, Feb 06, 2012
Photo of CoryR
4/5  rDev -1%

CoryR, May 09, 2012
Photo of mmcnaughton
4/5  rDev -1%

mmcnaughton, Nov 23, 2011
Photo of Satchboogie
4/5  rDev -1%

Satchboogie, Feb 18, 2012
Photo of MastaShonuf
4/5  rDev -1%

MastaShonuf, Dec 26, 2013
Photo of BeerThursdays
4/5  rDev -1%

BeerThursdays, Nov 16, 2011
Photo of wdarcy77
4/5  rDev -1%

wdarcy77, Sep 24, 2012
Photo of phuntasy
4/5  rDev -1%

phuntasy, Mar 14, 2014
Photo of BobZ
4/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22oz. bottle poured into a weizen glass.

Appearance: Dark brown with a very nice 2" head that recedes to a cap and leaves excellent lacing.

Smell: Roasted malt with hints of chocolate and coffee.

Taste: Rich taste of creamy mocha, just well executed to style.

Mouthfeel: Strong point for this beer is it's creamy texture. Clean on the palate and smooth.

Overall: Again an excellent example for the style.

BobZ, Sep 03, 2013
Portsmouth Oatmeal Stout from Portsmouth Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 157 ratings.