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Obsidian Stout - Deschutes Brewery

Obsidian StoutObsidian Stout

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,342 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2342
Reviews: 935
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.74%


Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Alc. by Vol.: 6.4%
IBUs: 55

220 calories per 12 oz serving

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-07-2001)
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Bennettrox

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Pitch black, 1 finger tan head. Dark as night

S - Dark chocolate, roasted malts, a little burnt wood

T - More roasted strong complex malts. Very creamy stout. Chocolate follows near the end.

M - Full body, but nice and creamy. Moderate carbonation

O - Really enjoyed this stout. Easy to drink, perfect example of an American stout. Would like a 6 of this!

Serving type: bottle

05-13-2011 23:58:43 | More by Bennettrox
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Obsidian Stout from Deschutes Brewery
94 out of 100 based on 2,342 ratings.