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Highland Oatmeal Porter - Highland Brewing

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,031 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,031
Reviews: 522
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 11.6%
Wants: 34
Gots: 54 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Highland Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 09-17-2002)
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RedSpecial1

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3.93/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

This beer is pretty dark. After I poured it the head lasted for only a minute or two, and was only a few millimeters thick while it lasted. This has a fairly coffee-like bitterness to its smell, which surprised me since it's an oatmeal porter, which I've always heard helps to smooth out the flavor. The other big smell coming through is some sort toasted malt, very pleasant. On drinking I get a lot of that coffeeish malt flavor, but also some vague smoothness on the after taste, which I suppose might be from the oatmeal. This is a tasty beer, but it might be too heavy to have more than a few in a single session.

Serving type: bottle

04-19-2010 22:01:43 | More by RedSpecial1
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Highland Oatmeal Porter from Highland Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 1,031 ratings.