Stone 12th Anniversary Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout | Stone Brewing

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Stone 12th Anniversary Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal StoutStone 12th Anniversary Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States
stonebrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.20%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by ThreeWiseMen on 07-02-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
970
Reviews:
705
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
10%
 
 
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92
Gots:
138
For Trade:
4
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.25/5  rDev -20.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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4.18/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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4.17/5  rDev +1.7%
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3.78/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.27/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.37/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Black with a coffee bean colored head. Ring with strong lacing.

Molasses, tobacco, bitter dark chocolate, caramel.

Light chocolate, burnt coffee. Not getting any oatmeal.

Dry bitter mouthfeel. Hot for being 7 years old. Light mouthfeeel for the ABV.

Not bad, but ultimately an abrasive beer with low complexity this year.

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is an updated review with a fresh bottle, the previous bottle was well past its prime.

A - Oil black color with light lacing.

S - Dark roasted chocolate malt with some hits of smokiness and light char.

T - Deep dark chocolate roast with some smokey char and a lingering bitter dark chocolate finish.

M - Oily slick mouth feel. Heavy and full bodied.

O - This is a solid stout and glad Stone brought this one back.

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Stone 12th Anniversary Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout from Stone Brewing
4.1 out of 5 based on 970 ratings.
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