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Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout - Flying Dog Brewery

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BA SCORE
83
good

912 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 912
Reviews: 197
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 13.55%
Wants: 17
Gots: 70 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
English Stout |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: WMEugene on 11-16-2011)
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Reviews by sethmeister:
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sethmeister

New Hampshire

3.55/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Dark brown - nearly black - with a thin khaki head which quickly drops to a film. No lace.

Scent is mildly briney with charred breadcrusts and a hint of chocolate. Molasses?

Taste is similar. There is a subtle mineral flavor and a little brine from the oysters. Charred breadcrust, roasty chocolate malt. Seems like there is just a touch of molasses in there but i'm not sure; not so much a sweetness but a flavor.

Not a bad stout.

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2013 02:08:07 | More by sethmeister
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T - smokey charcoal, salty, roasted finish, dark chocolate, maybe a hint of oysters

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Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout from Flying Dog Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 912 ratings.