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Obsidian Stout - Deschutes Brewery

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,523 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,523
Reviews: 944
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10%
Wants: 384
Gots: 224 | FT: 10
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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deBeers

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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours blacker than black with a creamy expresso like head that reached a towering four fingers with my rigorous pour. Thank you gravity!

Bottle conditioned using the Krausening process and water from the Cascade mountains. I love everything about this beer from the location of the brewery to the production to the silky smooth taste of this stout. Name is very apt for this brew.

Silky, sensuously dark chocolate making this brew inviting and deliciously smooth. Roasted malts remind me of coffee. This was extremely enjoyable with some homemade oatmeal raisin cookies. Carbonation was a perfect blend. Seek this out and lay a few down for a month or two!

Thanks Deshcutes and especially to Big Love for sending this my way!

Serving type: bottle

01-13-2006 05:09:14 | More by deBeers
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Obsidian Stout from Deschutes Brewery
94 out of 100 based on 2,523 ratings.