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Obsidian Stout - Deschutes Brewery

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,575 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,575
Reviews: 946
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10%
Wants: 390
Gots: 240 | 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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iSip

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Deschutes Obsidian Stout: Continuing my sampling of dark beers, and moving from Porters to Stouts, I begin the stout segment with the Deschutes Obsidian Stout. This beer is as black in color as beer can be. The head was nearly brown, nice and fluffy, but did fade away early on. There is a smoky, roast malt aroma, but it is not as strong as I would have expected. Flavor is intense roast malt, smoke and has a bitter rasp on the finish. Big long aftertaste. I can drink Guinness all day, I enjoy a porter now and then, but American Stouts are just a bit too much beer for me. I give the Obsidian a good rating in a style of beer I have yet to grow into.

Serving type: bottle

12-19-2011 16:32:28 | More by iSip
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Obsidian Stout from Deschutes Brewery
94 out of 100 based on 2,575 ratings.