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River Horse Oatmeal Milk Stout - River Horse Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

332 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 332
Reviews: 138
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 10.86%
Wants: 59
Gots: 26 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
River Horse Brewing Co. visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: DavidSeanNJ on 11-09-2008)
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Gilgemesh

Pennsylvania

4.2/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Look - Pours a nice dark brown color. With a pillowy light brown head that lasts for a goodly amount of time.

Smell - Good smell. Odors of chocolate and coffee with a slight underlying sweetness.

Taste - Nice complex taste. It has a note of bitterness that counteracts the sweet malty flavor.

Mouthfeel - Full body mouthfeel with a nice amount of carbonation. I'm happy with the way this came out of the kegerator.

Drinkability - While it has slightly more alchohol than a typical session beer, I think I could be very happy drinking a few of these every night when i get home.

Packaging - A typical sixtel, if not perhaps a little tall for my fridge. I picked this one up at Exton Beverage.

Serving type: Kegerator

Serving type: on-tap

01-17-2009 18:52:16 | More by Gilgemesh
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dbalwanz


4/5  rDev +1%

07-28-2014 22:44:49 | More by dbalwanz
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KTCamm

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Served on tap at the Pub in Mendham NJ to kick off New Years Day (just found my old tasting notes)

Pours very dark black with small foam ring. Oaty nose that is quite prominent. Dark chocolate too. Rich roasted flavor. Shovels of oats. Creamy light milk milk back. Touch of sweetness at the end that blends into a mild hop bitter. Very enjoyable, not overly lactosed like some milk stouts can be.

Serving type: on-tap

07-20-2014 15:51:04 | More by KTCamm
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curlybird

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

07-19-2014 14:10:08 | More by curlybird
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pat_usher

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

07-16-2014 19:54:46 | More by pat_usher
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TommyTheCat

California

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

07-12-2014 04:17:59 | More by TommyTheCat
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Shennan20


3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

07-11-2014 00:58:16 | More by Shennan20
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little_star

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

07-05-2014 21:42:13 | More by little_star
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GClarkage

California

4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

07-03-2014 22:17:09 | More by GClarkage
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KJ2013

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

06-29-2014 00:25:39 | More by KJ2013
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chippo33

Vermont

2.75/5  rDev -30.6%

06-21-2014 10:20:38 | More by chippo33
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sbframp

Ohio

4/5  rDev +1%

06-20-2014 01:21:38 | More by sbframp
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BFCarr

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-14-2014 21:24:49 | More by BFCarr
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stevevol

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1%

06-14-2014 17:20:16 | More by stevevol
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erialbill

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1%

06-09-2014 20:21:42 | More by erialbill
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Carb-Overlord

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

06-09-2014 18:33:57 | More by Carb-Overlord
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SportsandJorts

Virginia

3.33/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: dark mahogany almost black color. Opaque due to the darkness. Just barely a foamy head that fades slowly and leaves a good lacing.

Smell: most notably espresso and oatmeal. Some chocolate and a slight sweetness too.

Taste: opens with mild espresso with a shot of milk sugar. Lots of oatmeal with a a slight amount of chocolate.

Mouthfeel: super light. Almost too sweet but saved by a little espresso bitterness

Overall: a decent beer. Too much espresso for me, it really doesn't mold to well with all the oatmeal in my opinion

Serving type: bottle

06-04-2014 01:34:08 | More by SportsandJorts
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Latarnik

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

05-24-2014 02:22:12 | More by Latarnik
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1%

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Mike099

New York

4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

05-17-2014 22:41:10 | More by Mike099
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New York

4/5  rDev +1%

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Durandal_777

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

05-12-2014 22:07:42 | More by Durandal_777
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WhiteHillsStore

Connecticut

3.94/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

I love Rover Horse since they keep making interesting beers and this is no different. A nice deep milk stout that you have to chew. I love them. The color is dark brown with little to no head. The smell is all malt with a little bit of coffee coming from underneath. The taste is dark chocolate, but you instantly get over the sweetness and find the cream and the earthy oatmeal mingling with the hops and malt. A little thin, but the flavors are so good that I thought it makes a good summer stout as well.

Serving type: bottle

05-11-2014 19:33:43 | More by WhiteHillsStore
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WiserBud

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1%

05-08-2014 01:52:01 | More by WiserBud
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New York

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River Horse Oatmeal Milk Stout from River Horse Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 332 ratings.