Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout | Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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Samuel Smith's Oatmeal StoutSamuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
England, United Kingdom
samuelsmithsbrewery.co.uk

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-05-2000

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6,654
Reviews:
2,291
Avg:
4.2
pDev:
11.19%
 
 
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384
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For Trade:
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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours essentially black, with a giant head that lingers for a long time. Great lacing as your drink it down. Smell of roasted malt, some faint cherry and woody, nutty notes. Tastes of smooth, roasted malt, that finishes creamy. Slight bitterness helps balance out the sweetness of the malt. Not too dry, goes down smooth. I do notice a slight "hard water" type taste that is present in all the SS beers as far as I can tell, however it works great with their stouts and darker beers, but not so good with the lighter ales.

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Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
4.2 out of 5 based on 6,654 ratings.
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