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Iron Horse Stout - Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery

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Iron Horse Stout
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81
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30 Ratings
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Ratings: 30
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 12.64%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-13-2002)
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Photo of mdm46410
3.85/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

On tap at Flossmoor Station, and served in a shaker. This stout poured a deep black color with a thick, creamy, tan head that lasted. Some excellent lace was left around the glass. The aroma consisted of roasted malts, chocolate, and a bit of coffee. The flavor was very roasty with notes of chocolate and coffee lingering at the end. The mouthfeel was medium-bodied with light carbonation. A nice stout from Flossmoor.

mdm46410, Aug 12, 2007
Photo of GbVDave
4.1/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Served in a pint glass at Flossmoor Station 1/27/07.

A: Pure black and opaque. Dark brown one finger head that recedes to a dark brown ring in under a minute. Sticky dark brown lace, too.

S: Aromas of roasted malt, chocolate, and oatmeal.

T: Rich flavors of roasted malt, smooth oatmeal, coffee, bitter chocolate, and a hint of green hops in the finish.

M: Thick and rich and quite creamy.

D: Excellent drinkability. This is one of my favorite locally made stouts and it's quite possible to drink this one all day long.

GbVDave, Jan 28, 2007
Photo of DrunkMcDermott
3.95/5  rDev +11%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Brown head kicks up a few larger bubble than an average stout, and fizzes away quickly, I had no lace. It has that watery but substantial mouthfeel you usually get with a good hand-pulled English beer. Taste reveals complex coffee and cocoa notes, a subtle suggestion of whisky, and a warm oatmeal feel. It gives one that feeling only those who have become acclimated to a slightly oily stout can enjoy. It's bitter, but not hoppy-bitter. I'm left with an impish grin… or am I just puckered up?

DrunkMcDermott, Oct 02, 2003
Photo of cretemixer
4.5/5  rDev +26.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pure black & thick. Caramel colored head. Coffee, chocolate, malts dominate the nose. The first sip doesn't disappoint, all the flavors are there. Served a liitle cold for a stout but warms up nicely. Nice creamy mouthfeel & very drinkable.

cretemixer, Dec 30, 2002
Photo of Andy
4.22/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Surprisingly sweet upfront, unexpected but appreciated. Very thick, chewy brew. Great alcohol level creates a warming treat.

Andy, May 13, 2002
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Iron Horse Stout from Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 30 ratings.