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Obsidian Stout - Deschutes Brewery

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,528 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,528
Reviews: 944
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10%
Wants: 385
Gots: 227 | 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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kernalklink

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4.22/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A very solid stout- pours as black liquid with a very nice tan head. Aromas were cool and clean- very attractive to the stout lover. Mouthfeel was creamy and smooth, flowed like liquid silk. There is no unpleasantlness whatsoever, this is an incredibly balanced brew. semi-sweet chocolate malts, slight mocha flavors and earthy, slightly resinous hops round out the sweetness which is minimal and perfectly paired to the style. One of the better american stouts available, as most tend to be extreme in one sense or another, this one knows what is best and sticks to it.

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2007 21:42:55 | More by kernalklink
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Obsidian Stout from Deschutes Brewery
94 out of 100 based on 2,528 ratings.